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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.07% 2.20% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 7.41% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Average salary £52,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.13% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £50,000 £47,000
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
196 189 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.06% 29.67% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 161 147 145
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £30,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) MCITP
5 17 (51.52%) VMware
6 16 (48.48%) MCSE
6 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) HP
7 15 (45.45%) Dell
7 15 (45.45%) SLA
7 15 (45.45%) IBM
7 15 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
8 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (36.36%) CCNA
9 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
10 10 (30.30%) Service Management
11 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 9 (27.27%) MCSA
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (24.24%) Cisco
13 7 (21.21%) Citrix
13 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DHCP
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (21.21%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
1 7 (21.21%) Technical Support
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Field Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Server Support
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
3 10 (30.30%) Service Management
4 6 (18.18%) ERP
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) HOOD
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Data Security
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) MCITP
2 16 (48.48%) MCSE
3 12 (36.36%) CCNA
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (27.27%) MCSA
5 6 (18.18%) A+ Certification
6 3 (9.09%) MCTS
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
7 2 (6.06%) MOS
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Dell
3 15 (45.45%) HP
3 15 (45.45%) IBM
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom
Slough, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus, pension flexible working, training
Posted: 5 days ago