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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 39 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.86% 0.82% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.68% 3.29% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 7
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
103 152 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.82% 24.80% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 93 123 159
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) MCSE
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) Office 365
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
7 9 (52.94%) CCNA
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (47.06%) Cisco
8 8 (47.06%) Firewall
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (41.18%) SAN
9 7 (41.18%) Linux
10 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 6 (35.29%) LAN
10 6 (35.29%) Dell
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (35.29%) CentOS
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (35.29%) Veeam
10 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
10 6 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
11 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
11 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
11 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) H.323
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
8 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Ajax
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) MCSE
2 9 (52.94%) CCNA
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (29.41%) MCSA
5 3 (17.65%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (5.88%) CCVP
7 1 (5.88%) MCTS
7 1 (5.88%) MOS
7 1 (5.88%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
4 6 (35.29%) Veeam
5 4 (23.53%) Avaya
6 2 (11.76%) CA
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.88%) BT
7 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
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