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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.13% 3.82% 4.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.00% 13.06% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 55
Median salary £41,500 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
257 444 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.41% 29.25% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 213 323 318
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 18 (66.67%) VMware
4 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (62.96%) MS Office
6 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
7 13 (48.15%) ITIL
8 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
8 11 (40.74%) Windows 8
8 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
9 10 (37.04%) Retail
9 10 (37.04%) MCITP
9 10 (37.04%) MCSE
10 9 (33.33%) Citrix
10 9 (33.33%) MCSA
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (33.33%) MCTS
10 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
11 8 (29.63%) MCP
11 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (25.93%) CCNA
12 7 (25.93%) Firewall
13 6 (22.22%) Migration
13 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) LAN
3 5 (18.52%) SAN
3 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Support Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) WCF
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) LINQ
2 1 (3.70%) WinForms
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows 8
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) R
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) MCITP
1 10 (37.04%) MCSE
2 9 (33.33%) MCSA
2 9 (33.33%) MCTS
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (29.63%) MCP
4 7 (25.93%) CCNA
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (14.81%) CCNP
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) CCA
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) VCAP
8 1 (3.70%) CCEE
8 1 (3.70%) MCAD
8 1 (3.70%) MCSD
8 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (14.81%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (14.81%) XenApp
6 4 (14.81%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) AppSense
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) Teradata
8 1 (3.70%) Typemock
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago