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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.68% 3.51% 4.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% 11.93% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 15
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,125 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +0.34%  

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 76 109 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 25.50% 29.46% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 84 98
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MCP
3 6 (75.00%) Games
3 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) SIEM
3 6 (75.00%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (62.50%) GPG13
4 5 (62.50%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (62.50%) Regular Expression
4 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) Python
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (62.50%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7

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 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) InfluxDB
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Professional Services Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Regular Expression
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (62.50%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GPG13
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Grafana
1 1 (12.50%) Graphite
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
1 1 (12.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) LogRhythm