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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.93% 0.95% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 3.70% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 16
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 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
125 162 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.00% 25.55% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 115 130 179
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) MCSE
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) CCNA
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (43.75%) Office 365
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Dell
9 4 (25.00%) CCNP
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) CentOS
9 4 (25.00%) Veeam
9 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (25.00%) MCITP
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
4 3 (18.75%) Skype
5 1 (6.25%) H.323
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) ASP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) IT Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Network Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Telephony Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) EqualLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Server Building
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (81.25%) MCSE
2 10 (62.50%) CCNA
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) MCITP
5 3 (18.75%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (18.75%) VCP5
6 1 (6.25%) CCDA
6 1 (6.25%) CCVP
6 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (18.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
5 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (18.75%) CA
5 3 (18.75%) Mitel
5 3 (18.75%) Sonus
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
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