Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 60 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 81 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 9.07% 2.49% 6.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.00% 7.04% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 42
Maidenhead median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £26,750 £25,925
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -8.16% +13.95%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Maidenhead
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 225 213 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 25.20% 35.32% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 142 145 152
Maidenhead median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,700 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,375 £80,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +6.06%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 72 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (76.54%) Microsoft
3 52 (64.20%) SQL Server
4 49 (60.49%) Oracle
5 48 (59.26%) MCSA
5 48 (59.26%) WAN
6 47 (58.02%) MCSE
6 47 (58.02%) PowerShell
7 46 (56.79%) VMware
8 45 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (51.85%) Windows
10 39 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
10 39 (48.15%) Hyper-V
10 39 (48.15%) Strategic Thinking
11 36 (44.44%) ITIL
12 35 (43.21%) Middleware
12 35 (43.21%) Publishing
12 35 (43.21%) Enterprise Architecture
13 28 (34.57%) Firewall
13 28 (34.57%) LAN
14 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
15 26 (32.10%) Python
15 26 (32.10%) Configuration Management
15 26 (32.10%) JSON
15 26 (32.10%) Scrum
15 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (32.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 26 (32.10%) Build Automation
15 26 (32.10%) Ansible
16 24 (29.63%) Windows Server

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 13 (16.05%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 72 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (27.16%) Bluemix
3 22 (27.16%) IBM Cloud
4 13 (16.05%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.47%) IaaS
5 2 (2.47%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.23%) Office 365
6 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (59.26%) WAN
2 28 (34.57%) Firewall
2 28 (34.57%) LAN
3 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
4 2 (2.47%) Internet
4 2 (2.47%) Network Security
4 2 (2.47%) Skype
4 2 (2.47%) Wireless
5 1 (1.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (64.20%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.93%) Oracle Database
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Power BI
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (43.21%) Publishing
2 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Architect
1 35 (43.21%) Cloud Architect
2 22 (27.16%) Administrator
3 17 (20.99%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 17 (20.99%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (19.75%) Cloud Administrator
5 10 (12.35%) Azure Administrator
6 9 (11.11%) Automation Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (11.11%) DBA
6 9 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Database Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Subject Matter Expert
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (2.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.47%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 2 (2.47%) Network Technician
9 2 (2.47%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) Middleware
2 26 (32.10%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) OAuth
3 1 (1.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (14.81%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) CESG
6 2 (2.47%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.85%) Windows
2 24 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.58%) Linux
5 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Android
7 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Strategic Thinking
2 36 (44.44%) ITIL
3 35 (43.21%) Enterprise Architecture
4 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.10%) Build Automation
4 26 (32.10%) Configuration Management
4 26 (32.10%) Scrum
5 22 (27.16%) Open Source
5 22 (27.16%) Requirements Management
6 20 (24.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (22.22%) Migration
8 16 (19.75%) Logistics
9 15 (18.52%) Problem Management
10 13 (16.05%) Risk Analysis
11 9 (11.11%) High Availability
11 9 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (7.41%) Information Security
12 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
13 5 (6.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) PowerShell
2 26 (32.10%) Python
3 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) Ruby
5 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (59.26%) MCSA
2 47 (58.02%) MCSE
3 22 (27.16%) MCSD
4 19 (23.46%) MCITP
5 14 (17.28%) MCTS
6 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.94%) Degree
7 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.47%) MCP
8 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.23%) HND
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.23%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (1.23%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.17%) GAMP
3 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.23%) GDPR
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Ansible
2 6 (7.41%) SCCM
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (4.94%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (76.54%) Microsoft
2 49 (60.49%) Oracle
3 46 (56.79%) VMware
4 13 (16.05%) IBM
5 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) Symantec
7 4 (4.94%) CA
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco
8 1 (1.23%) EMC