The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 38 20
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 8.33% 1.36% 7.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.33% 4.55% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 18
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -32.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe.

Academic & Professional Certification
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 66 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 29.41% 29.86% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 76
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in High Wycombe.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) MCP
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) Office 365
5 12 (52.17%) MCSA
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) MCSE
6 10 (43.48%) Driving Licence
6 10 (43.48%) Windows 10
7 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
8 7 (30.43%) Citrix
8 7 (30.43%) Software Licensing
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Licensing
8 7 (30.43%) Snow
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) Software Asset Management
11 4 (17.39%) IT Asset Management
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco
11 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
11 4 (17.39%) SAN
12 3 (13.04%) Apple
12 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
12 3 (13.04%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (13.04%) MCDST

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) IT Support
2 6 (26.09%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) Software Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Driving Licence
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 10
3 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
1 7 (30.43%) Software Licensing
2 5 (21.74%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Software License Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) MCP
2 12 (52.17%) MCSA
3 10 (43.48%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) MCDST
5 2 (8.70%) VTSP
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Citrix
2 7 (30.43%) Snow
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Veeam
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