Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 291 328
Rank change year-on-year +34 +37 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 9 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 12
Berkshire median annual salary - £67,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.63% +37.14%
South East median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year - +25.58% +2.38%

MCSD is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1805 2782 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.45% 31.91% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 2042 2789
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% +2.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MCSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in Berkshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD in Berkshire.

Salary trend for MCSD in Berkshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +19 8 - -
MCSD
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Intranet
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (88.89%) Content Management
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Content Management
2 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) Sass
2 8 (88.89%) LESS
2 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (88.89%) Process Management
2 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
2 8 (88.89%) gulp
2 8 (88.89%) Translating Business Requirements
2 8 (88.89%) Presales
2 8 (88.89%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (88.89%) npm

MCSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) npm
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) gulp
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Lead Developer
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
1 8 (88.89%) LESS
1 8 (88.89%) REST
1 8 (88.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Content Management
1 8 (88.89%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Content Management
1 8 (88.89%) Open Source
1 8 (88.89%) Presales
1 8 (88.89%) Process Management
1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (88.89%) Translating Business Requirements
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
1 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft