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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 32 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.88% 3.19% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% 10.50% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +72.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £76,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
75 200 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.27% 30.40% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 164 152
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,100 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £65,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (72.73%) MCSE
4 13 (59.09%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) Office 365
5 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (50.00%) Dell
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 10 (45.45%) Network Security
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 9 (40.91%) DHCP
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (40.91%) SAN
8 9 (40.91%) DNS
9 8 (36.36%) ITIL
9 8 (36.36%) Migration
10 7 (31.82%) HP
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (27.27%) CCNP
11 6 (27.27%) MCSA
12 5 (22.73%) VBScript
12 5 (22.73%) SNMP
12 5 (22.73%) LAN

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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Office 365
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) SAN
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) NAS
4 5 (22.73%) SMTP
4 5 (22.73%) SNMP
4 5 (22.73%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (22.73%) Back Office
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) High Availability
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) MCSE
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) CCVP
5 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) ISA Server
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Firmware
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Dell
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Avaya
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
6 3 (13.64%) Veeam
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) BT
8 1 (4.55%) CA
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL