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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 57 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% 2.31% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.91% 8.54% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 21
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,750 £50,000
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
177 164 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.83% 27.06% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 150 164
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) MCSE
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) MCP
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) CCNA
6 7 (36.84%) MCTS
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Lync
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
7 6 (31.58%) VoIP
7 6 (31.58%) Lotus
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) DHCP
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (36.84%) Lync
2 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) RTP
5 4 (21.05%) ISDN
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) PBX
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.26%) VPN
8 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) SNMP
8 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Technical Support
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) OO
2 2 (10.53%) OOD
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) MCSE
2 8 (42.11%) MCP
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) MCTS
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) CCVP
5 4 (21.05%) CNE
5 4 (21.05%) Novell Certification
5 4 (21.05%) MCSA
6 3 (15.79%) CISSP
6 3 (15.79%) MCITP
7 2 (10.53%) CEH
8 1 (5.26%) PMP
8 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
8 1 (5.26%) CISA
8 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Samba
3 2 (10.53%) Nmap
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Lotus
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Novell
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
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