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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 41 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.66% 2.74% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% 8.04% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 10
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +39.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £76,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
76 224 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.17% 34.15% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 187 137
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £85,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 (100.00%) MCSE
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) SAN
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (58.82%) Office 365
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (52.94%) Dell
6 8 (47.06%) DNS
6 8 (47.06%) DHCP
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (41.18%) CCNA
8 6 (35.29%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) MCSA
8 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 6 (35.29%) CentOS
8 6 (35.29%) Veeam
8 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
8 6 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (29.41%) Windows 7

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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) MPLS
4 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 4 (23.53%) SMTP
4 4 (23.53%) SNMP
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (29.41%) Legal
2 4 (23.53%) Back Office
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) IT Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) CentOS
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) High Availability
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
1 4 (23.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) MCSE
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
5 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) CCVP
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) MCITP
7 1 (5.88%) MCP
7 1 (5.88%) MCTS
7 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Firmware
4 4 (23.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Dell
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
4 6 (35.29%) Veeam
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Avaya
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) BT
8 1 (5.88%) CA
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
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