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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 72 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.28% 2.30% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.54% 8.45% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 39
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
252 296 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.22% 27.18% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 214 236 251
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 27 (52.94%) Cisco
4 26 (50.98%) MCSE
5 24 (47.06%) SAN
6 22 (43.14%) LAN
6 22 (43.14%) WAN
6 22 (43.14%) VMware
7 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (37.25%) Citrix
9 18 (35.29%) NetApp
9 18 (35.29%) CCNA
9 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
9 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
9 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 17 (33.33%) CCNP
11 16 (31.37%) MCP
11 16 (31.37%) XenApp
12 15 (29.41%) Finance
13 14 (27.45%) VMware ESX
13 14 (27.45%) Firewall
14 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
15 11 (21.57%) ITIL
16 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
16 10 (19.61%) A+ Certification
16 10 (19.61%) Billing
16 10 (19.61%) Statistics
16 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (17.65%) Windows Server

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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) SAN
2 22 (43.14%) LAN
2 22 (43.14%) WAN
3 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (27.45%) Firewall
5 6 (11.76%) DHCP
5 6 (11.76%) DNS
6 5 (9.80%) VPN
7 4 (7.84%) MPLS
7 4 (7.84%) Skype
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Big Data
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Support Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Deskside Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Deskside Support
3 10 (19.61%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Report Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) WCF
2 1 (1.96%) COM
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) CSS3
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) jQuery
2 1 (1.96%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Statistics
3 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.84%) DevOps
2 4 (7.84%) Matrix Management
3 3 (5.88%) Change Management
3 3 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (5.88%) Data Management
3 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 3 (5.88%) Validation
3 3 (5.88%) Wealth Management
4 2 (3.92%) Analytics
4 2 (3.92%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.92%) People Management
5 1 (1.96%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Front End Development
5 1 (1.96%) Line Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) C#
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.88%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) R
3 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) MCSE
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (35.29%) CCNA
4 17 (33.33%) CCNP
5 16 (31.37%) MCP
6 10 (19.61%) A+ Certification
7 7 (13.73%) MCSA
8 6 (11.76%) CCA
8 6 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (7.84%) MCITP
10 4 (7.84%) VCAP
11 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (5.88%) MCTS
12 2 (3.92%) CCIE
13 1 (1.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (31.37%) XenApp
3 14 (27.45%) VMware ESX
4 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCOM
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) Cisco
3 22 (43.14%) VMware
4 19 (37.25%) Citrix
5 18 (35.29%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) AppSense
6 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.88%) Teradata
8 2 (3.92%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) Epicor
9 1 (1.96%) Infor
9 1 (1.96%) Sage
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago