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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 50 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.44% 4.84% 5.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.52% 13.83% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 61
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
434 405 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.83% 35.00% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 325 294 272
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
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 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 30 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 70 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 61 (59.80%) Windows
3 51 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 45 (44.12%) VMware
5 38 (37.25%) MCSE
6 36 (35.29%) MCSA
7 35 (34.31%) ITIL
8 34 (33.33%) Cisco
9 33 (32.35%) SQL
9 33 (32.35%) .NET
10 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 29 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (26.47%) Hyper-V
13 27 (26.47%) C#
13 27 (26.47%) T-SQL
14 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
14 24 (23.53%) SharePoint
15 23 (22.55%) HTML
15 23 (22.55%) JavaScript
15 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (22.55%) MVC
15 23 (22.55%) jQuery
16 22 (21.57%) LINQ
16 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (20.59%) IIS
18 20 (19.61%) MS Excel

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 24 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 21 (20.59%) IIS
3 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
4 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.98%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Firewall
2 8 (7.84%) DHCP
2 8 (7.84%) DNS
2 8 (7.84%) SAN
3 4 (3.92%) LAN
3 4 (3.92%) WAN
3 4 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (1.96%) Extranet
4 2 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.86%) SSDT
6 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) OLAP
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.98%) QlikView
7 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (15.69%) Law
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
3 7 (6.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (34.31%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) Analyst
3 22 (21.57%) Software Developer
3 22 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (18.63%) .NET Developer
4 19 (18.63%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Database Developer
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Database Developer
6 7 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) IT Support
7 4 (3.92%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Support Technician
8 3 (2.94%) Desktop Support
8 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.35%) .NET
2 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 23 (22.55%) jQuery
3 23 (22.55%) HTML
4 22 (21.57%) LINQ
4 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (19.61%) HTML5
6 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 19 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.92%) CSS
8 3 (2.94%) XML
8 3 (2.94%) XSL
8 3 (2.94%) MSMQ
8 3 (2.94%) REST
8 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.94%) JSON
8 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.98%) MDX
9 1 (0.98%) WCF
9 1 (0.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Clustering
2 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.86%) Statistics
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.80%) Windows
2 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.73%) Windows XP
6 12 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.86%) Linux
7 7 (6.86%) Android
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.92%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.98%) UNIX
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) ITIL
2 23 (22.55%) MVC
2 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.63%) TDD
3 19 (18.63%) OO
3 19 (18.63%) OOD
3 19 (18.63%) Refactoring
3 19 (18.63%) Scrum
3 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 8 (7.84%) Time Management
5 8 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (7.84%) Change Management
6 7 (6.86%) Cyber Security
6 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.92%) ETL
7 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.92%) Web Development
8 3 (2.94%) Unit Testing
8 3 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) SQL
2 27 (26.47%) T-SQL
2 27 (26.47%) C#
3 23 (22.55%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.98%) VBScript
5 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (37.25%) MCSE
2 36 (35.29%) MCSA
3 19 (18.63%) MCP
3 19 (18.63%) MCITP
4 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
5 16 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (10.78%) CCNA
7 11 (10.78%) Degree
8 3 (2.94%) CCNP
8 3 (2.94%) MCDST
9 2 (1.96%) Server+ Certification
9 2 (1.96%) CNA
9 2 (1.96%) CNE
9 2 (1.96%) Novell Certification
9 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.96%) MCSD
10 1 (0.98%) HND
10 1 (0.98%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) Forefront TMG
4 16 (15.69%) UAG
4 16 (15.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.98%) WSUS
2 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 45 (44.12%) VMware
3 34 (33.33%) Cisco
4 19 (18.63%) Citrix
5 16 (15.69%) Symantec
5 16 (15.69%) Websense
6 10 (9.80%) Computacenter
7 7 (6.86%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.86%) Apple
7 7 (6.86%) Avaya
7 7 (6.86%) Juniper
7 7 (6.86%) Pegasus
8 4 (3.92%) HP
8 4 (3.92%) Intel
9 2 (1.96%) McAfee
9 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.98%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.98%) Telerik
10 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
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