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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 57 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.15% 3.53% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.64% 11.61% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 38
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
239 422 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.32% 30.40% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 196 317 266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (83.33%) Windows
3 34 (70.83%) VMware
3 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (68.75%) MS Exchange
5 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 27 (56.25%) ITIL
7 26 (54.17%) Citrix
8 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
9 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (50.00%) CCNA
10 22 (45.83%) Cisco
11 21 (43.75%) CCNP
11 21 (43.75%) LAN
11 21 (43.75%) WAN
11 21 (43.75%) SAN
11 21 (43.75%) NetApp
12 20 (41.67%) MS Office
13 19 (39.58%) VMware ESX
14 18 (37.50%) XenApp
15 16 (33.33%) Firewall
16 15 (31.25%) Finance
16 15 (31.25%) MCSE
16 15 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (31.25%) MCITP
17 14 (29.17%) MCTS
18 13 (27.08%) MCP
19 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 12 (25.00%) Virtual Servers

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 33 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.50%) SAS
5 3 (6.25%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
2 21 (43.75%) LAN
2 21 (43.75%) SAN
2 21 (43.75%) WAN
3 16 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (16.67%) MPLS
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (6.25%) NAS
7 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 7 (14.58%) Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Report Developer
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 6 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Vista
6 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.08%) Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Unix
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (12.50%) Data Management
3 6 (12.50%) Validation
3 6 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (2.08%) DevOps
6 1 (2.08%) ERP
6 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.08%) People Management
6 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) R
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) CCNA
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (43.75%) CCNP
3 15 (31.25%) MCITP
3 15 (31.25%) MCSE
3 15 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (29.17%) MCTS
5 13 (27.08%) MCP
6 10 (20.83%) MCSA
7 9 (18.75%) CCA
7 9 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (16.67%) VCAP
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.17%) Degree
11 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (39.58%) VMware ESX
4 18 (37.50%) XenApp
5 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (8.33%) XenServer
9 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCOM
2 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 34 (70.83%) VMware
3 26 (54.17%) Citrix
4 22 (45.83%) Cisco
5 21 (43.75%) NetApp
6 11 (22.92%) SolarWinds
7 9 (18.75%) AppSense
8 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 6 (12.50%) Teradata
10 4 (8.33%) Symantec
11 1 (2.08%) BMC
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