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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 27 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.76% 2.83% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.32% 8.54% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
41 82 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.12% 33.20% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 82
Median salary £41,250 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +22.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 16 January 2017, 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
4 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) MCSA
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (38.10%) MCSE
8 7 (33.33%) MCP
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) Apple
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) MCITP
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
9 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (23.81%) vSphere

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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
3 4 (19.05%) FCoE
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) IT Support
2 6 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.52%) Server Building
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) MCSA
2 8 (38.10%) MCSE
3 7 (33.33%) MCP
4 6 (28.57%) MCITP
5 5 (23.81%) MCDST
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (14.29%) MCTS
8 1 (4.76%) CCNA
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 5 (23.81%) vSphere
5 5 (23.81%) XenApp
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (19.05%) NFS
6 4 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Apple
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Veeam
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds