The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 82 65 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 50 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 3.62% 6.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.72% 11.52% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 72
Average salary £28,500 £36,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,850 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 434 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.14% 31.45% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 191 292 324
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 16 (50.00%) VMware
5 13 (40.63%) MS Office
6 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 12 (37.50%) MCSE
6 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 11 (34.38%) MCP
7 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
8 9 (28.13%) C#
8 9 (28.13%) MCTS
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) DHCP
9 8 (25.00%) DNS
9 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Retail
10 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
10 7 (21.88%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
10 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (18.75%) Firewall
11 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
11 6 (18.75%) Office 365
12 5 (15.63%) Finance

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (15.63%) SAS
5 4 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DHCP
1 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Moq
4 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
7 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
7 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) SAS Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) WCF
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) LINQ
3 2 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Vista
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) MVVM
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
3 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.63%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) MCSE
2 11 (34.38%) MCP
3 9 (28.13%) MCTS
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (15.63%) MCSA
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (12.50%) MCITP
6 4 (12.50%) MCSD
6 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (9.38%) MCAD
8 2 (6.25%) CCNA
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.13%) CCA
9 1 (3.13%) CCEE
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Teradata
4 4 (12.50%) Symantec
5 3 (9.38%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
6 2 (6.25%) Typemock
7 1 (3.13%) AppSense
7 1 (3.13%) BMC
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) GFI Software
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Polycom
7 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
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