Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 78
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.35% 2.84% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 11.59% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 52
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% -0.61% +20.59%
10th Percentile £27,750 £16,500 £26,825
90th Percentile £61,625 £65,000 £47,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -0.63% +17.65%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 342 414 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.12% 24.48% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 255 299 393
Milton Keynes median annual salary £43,000 £43,463 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% +8.66% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £70,700 £68,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (40.00%) MCSE
7 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) MCSA
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (20.00%) SAN
9 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 4 (20.00%) MPLS

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) MPLS
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Security Compliance Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) MCP
5 3 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (10.00%) CISSP
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (5.00%) CCENT
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (5.00%) OCP
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Ivanti
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Draytek
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL