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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 45 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 6 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.12% 1.44% 14.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.90% 12.24% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 59
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
101 49 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 31.46% 11.78% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 145
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) MCSE
4 16 (55.17%) MCSA
4 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
5 15 (51.72%) DNS
6 14 (48.28%) Windows
7 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (41.38%) SQL
8 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (41.38%) CCNA
9 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
9 11 (37.93%) VoIP
9 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
10 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
10 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
10 10 (34.48%) ITIL
10 10 (34.48%) MCP
11 8 (27.59%) DHCP
11 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
11 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (27.59%) HP
12 7 (24.14%) Apple
12 7 (24.14%) Sophos
13 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
14 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
14 5 (17.24%) VPN
14 5 (17.24%) Broadband
14 5 (17.24%) Sage
14 5 (17.24%) CCSA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.79%) Lync
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) VoIP
3 8 (27.59%) DHCP
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) SSH
4 5 (17.24%) Broadband
4 5 (17.24%) PuTTY
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 3 (10.34%) NAS
7 2 (6.90%) 4G
7 2 (6.90%) 3G
7 2 (6.90%) Firewall
7 2 (6.90%) 2G
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
7 2 (6.90%) WLAN
7 2 (6.90%) WAN
7 2 (6.90%) SMTP
8 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) ICT Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) ICT Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (13.79%) Server Support
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Server Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Server Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
1 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) F#
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) MCSE
2 16 (55.17%) MCSA
3 12 (41.38%) CCNA
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (34.48%) MCP
5 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (17.24%) CCSA
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (13.79%) MCITP
7 4 (13.79%) VCP5
8 2 (6.90%) Degree
8 2 (6.90%) CCNP
8 2 (6.90%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Apple
4 7 (24.14%) Sophos
5 5 (17.24%) Synopsys
5 5 (17.24%) Sage
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco