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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.01% 6.96% 4.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 26.32% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 19
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -13.04%  
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 Maidenhead.

Academic & Professional Certification
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 89 95 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 29.97% 26.46% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 99
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) MCP
4 8 (61.54%) MCSE
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 5 (38.46%) CISSP
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Games
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) SIEM
7 5 (38.46%) Analytics
7 5 (38.46%) LogRhythm
7 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (38.46%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) MCSA
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (23.08%) MCTS
9 3 (23.08%) Network Security
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) InfluxDB
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Support
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Analytics
1 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCP
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) MCITP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) MCSA
4 3 (23.08%) MCTS
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP
6 1 (7.69%) HND
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.69%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GPG13
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Grafana
1 3 (23.08%) Graphite
1 3 (23.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) LogRhythm
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Snow
2 1 (7.69%) VMware