The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 48 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.31% 1.68% 8.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% 5.59% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 30
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 143 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 29.23% 30.04% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 109
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) MCSE
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
5 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
7 12 (33.33%) Logistics
7 12 (33.33%) MCITP
7 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 11 (30.56%) Regular Expression
8 11 (30.56%) CISSP
8 11 (30.56%) Firewall
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) jQuery
10 9 (25.00%) SCCM
10 9 (25.00%) Big Data
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.00%) HTML5
10 9 (25.00%) CSS3
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (25.00%) MVC
10 9 (25.00%) Citrix
10 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) ITIL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Lync
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Firewall
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) SNMP
3 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Professional Services Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Account Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Account Manager
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Regular Expression
2 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.00%) CSS
2 9 (25.00%) jQuery
2 9 (25.00%) HTML5
2 9 (25.00%) CSS3
3 7 (19.44%) ODBC
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.22%) UNIX
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Logistics
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 8 (22.22%) SIEM
5 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Data Security
9 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) MCSE
2 12 (33.33%) MCITP
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) CISSP
4 8 (22.22%) CISA
5 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 8 (22.22%) GPG13
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Citrix
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (19.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Sun
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk