The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 28 43 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.56% 3.51% 11.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.17% 15.60% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 36
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £26,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Qualifications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 109 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 23.28% 22.52% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 76 130
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,550 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Newbury

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 33 (80.49%) MCSE
2 30 (73.17%) Windows
3 28 (68.29%) VMware
4 26 (63.41%) MCSA
5 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
6 24 (58.54%) Hyper-V
7 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
8 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
9 18 (43.90%) DNS
10 16 (39.02%) CCNA
10 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (36.59%) SQL
12 14 (34.15%) ITIL
12 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
12 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (31.71%) SMTP
13 13 (31.71%) CCNP
13 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (26.83%) HP
15 10 (24.39%) MCP
16 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
16 8 (19.51%) Cisco
16 8 (19.51%) Apple
16 8 (19.51%) Sophos
16 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
17 6 (14.63%) MS Office
17 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 5 (12.20%) Migration
18 5 (12.20%) CCSA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
2 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) DNS
2 13 (31.71%) SMTP
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
3 5 (12.20%) Broadband
3 5 (12.20%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) SSH
3 5 (12.20%) PuTTY
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) VoIP
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) WLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.20%) Back Office
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.76%) Server Support
4 4 (9.76%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Server Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Server Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Support Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
1 2 (4.88%) WCF
1 2 (4.88%) jQuery
1 2 (4.88%) HTML5
1 2 (4.88%) REST
1 2 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.88%) Physics
1 2 (4.88%) Chemistry
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
3 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.88%) MVC
4 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) MCSE
2 26 (63.41%) MCSA
3 16 (39.02%) CCNA
3 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (31.71%) CCNP
5 10 (24.39%) MCP
6 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (12.20%) CCSA
8 4 (9.76%) MCITP
8 4 (9.76%) VCP5
9 3 (7.32%) MCDST
10 2 (4.88%) PhD
10 2 (4.88%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Hyper-V
2 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) VMware
2 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
4 8 (19.51%) Apple
4 8 (19.51%) Sophos
5 5 (12.20%) Synopsys
5 5 (12.20%) Sage
6 4 (9.76%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.32%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Brocade
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
9 1 (2.44%) Dell