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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.64% 3.98% 8.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.49% 18.75% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 26
Average salary £43,000 £29,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.76% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,950 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -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
87 96 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 31.64% 21.24% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 103
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,275 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 28 (90.32%) MCSE
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) VMware
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (61.29%) Hyper-V
5 17 (54.84%) MCSA
6 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
8 14 (45.16%) DNS
9 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
10 12 (38.71%) CCNA
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
11 11 (35.48%) SQL
12 10 (32.26%) MCP
13 9 (29.03%) ITIL
13 9 (29.03%) SMTP
13 9 (29.03%) HP
13 9 (29.03%) CCNP
13 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
14 8 (25.81%) Apple
14 8 (25.81%) Sophos
15 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
16 5 (16.13%) Broadband
16 5 (16.13%) VPN
16 5 (16.13%) Sage
16 5 (16.13%) CCSA
16 5 (16.13%) Back Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
2 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) Lync
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) SMTP
3 5 (16.13%) Broadband
3 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) SSH
3 5 (16.13%) PuTTY
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) NAS
6 2 (6.45%) WLAN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (16.13%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support
4 4 (12.90%) Server Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Server Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Server Support
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Support
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) REST
1 2 (6.45%) CSS3
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) WCF
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.45%) Physics
1 2 (6.45%) Chemistry
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (90.32%) MCSE
2 17 (54.84%) MCSA
3 12 (38.71%) CCNA
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (32.26%) MCP
5 9 (29.03%) CCNP
6 5 (16.13%) CCSA
6 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (12.90%) VCP5
7 4 (12.90%) MCITP
8 3 (9.68%) MCDST
9 2 (6.45%) PhD
10 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Hyper-V
2 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (29.03%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Apple
4 8 (25.81%) Sophos
5 5 (16.13%) Sage
5 5 (16.13%) Synopsys
6 4 (12.90%) Symantec
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco
7 3 (9.68%) Juniper
7 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.45%) NetApp
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Veeam