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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.64% 3.69% 10.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 16.33% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 35
Average salary £35,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.66%
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
100 98 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 26.39% 22.58% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 118
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) MCSE
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (43.75%) CCNA
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) MCSA
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) HTTP
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) French Language
8 5 (31.25%) Software Packaging
8 5 (31.25%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) Internet
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (18.75%) SLA
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) Service Management
10 3 (18.75%) ITSM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) SNMP
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Assistant
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WF
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) DAO
2 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) MCSE
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSD
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) MOS
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase