The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.98% 4.31% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.88% 10.95% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 19
Average salary £25,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £49,250 £60,000
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
160 201 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.78% 39.41% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 107 179 155
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Dell
3 12 (48.00%) MCSE
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 10 (40.00%) VPN
5 10 (40.00%) CCNA
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (40.00%) Lync
6 9 (36.00%) HP
6 9 (36.00%) Citrix
6 9 (36.00%) SLA
6 9 (36.00%) MCITP
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) MS Office
8 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
8 7 (28.00%) Apple
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (24.00%) DameWare
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
9 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (24.00%) iPhone
9 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (24.00%) iPad
9 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (40.00%) Lync
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Site Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (24.00%) Internet
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (12.00%) SNMP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.00%) PBX
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Trainer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) COM
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (24.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (24.00%) iPhone
2 6 (24.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Xbox
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Line Management
3 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) MCSE
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) MCITP
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (20.00%) MCSA
6 4 (16.00%) CCA
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (12.00%) MCP
8 2 (8.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) XenServer
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) MetaFrame
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) DameWare
1 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Dell
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Apple
5 6 (24.00%) McAfee
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
5 6 (24.00%) Bomgar
5 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (24.00%) Dell KACE
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (12.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya
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