The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 25 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.55% 3.59% 4.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.84% 11.22% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 6
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 98 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 44.14% 32.03% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 97 87 70
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the High Wycombe region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 20 (76.92%) Windows 7
4 18 (69.23%) Citrix
5 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
7 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (50.00%) MCITP
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (46.15%) MCSA
8 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
9 11 (42.31%) MCP
10 10 (38.46%) ITIL
10 10 (38.46%) MCSE
11 9 (34.62%) SAN
11 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
11 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
11 9 (34.62%) MCTS
12 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
12 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
12 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
12 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
13 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
13 7 (26.92%) Apple
13 7 (26.92%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (23.08%) Cisco
14 6 (23.08%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (15.38%) FCoE
3 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) IT Support
2 7 (26.92%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Server Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) IT Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
6 3 (11.54%) Support Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
6 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 2 (7.69%) Server Building
3 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) MCITP
2 12 (46.15%) MCSA
3 11 (42.31%) MCP
4 10 (38.46%) MCSE
5 9 (34.62%) MCTS
6 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
7 2 (7.69%) MCDST
8 1 (3.85%) CCA
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (19.23%) XenApp
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (15.38%) NFS
6 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (15.38%) vSphere
7 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
8 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Citrix
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Apple
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Veeam
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds