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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 16 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.78% 11.43% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 29.03% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 4
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +8.91%
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,661 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -3.61%
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
70 124 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.11% 39.37% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 69 81 53
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 4 (50.00%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MCDST
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCAA
5 1 (12.50%) CCENT
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec