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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.15% 7.90% 9.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 26.13% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 29
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
157 111 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 29.96% 30.25% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85 89 84
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Office 365
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
5 6 (46.15%) MCITP
6 5 (38.46%) Lync
7 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) MCSA
7 4 (30.77%) CRM
7 4 (30.77%) PBX
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) MCDST
9 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
9 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
1 4 (30.77%) PBX
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) 3G
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Sales Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSL
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) MCITP
2 4 (30.77%) MCSA
3 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
3 3 (23.08%) MCDST
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) CCA
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix