Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 99 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 32 24 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.26% 1.58% 3.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.55% 7.59% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 51
Milton Keynes median annual salary £43,750 £36,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -10.37% +17.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,075 £21,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £46,000 £47,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% +23.08%

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 335 316 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.67% 20.79% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 250 233 393
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,750 £39,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +17.31% -3.70% +0.62%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
2 25 (78.13%) ITIL
3 22 (68.75%) MCSA
4 21 (65.63%) Windows
4 21 (65.63%) MCSE
5 20 (62.50%) Office 365
6 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
8 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
10 10 (31.25%) VMware
11 9 (28.13%) MCP
11 9 (28.13%) Citrix
11 9 (28.13%) CCA
11 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (25.00%) Project Management
12 8 (25.00%) MCITP
12 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (21.88%) SQL
14 6 (18.75%) Linux
14 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
14 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
14 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
15 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008

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 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (62.50%) Office 365
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 2 (6.25%) IPsec
4 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) MCSA
2 21 (65.63%) MCSE
3 9 (28.13%) CCA
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (28.13%) MCP
4 8 (25.00%) MCITP
5 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (9.38%) MCTS
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCENT
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Google