Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 75 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 -32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 37 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.23% 3.68% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.97% 13.17% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 71
Milton Keynes median annual salary £39,875 £41,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.74% +24.24% -26.67%
10th Percentile £16,500 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,375 £47,500 £52,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.63% +23.08% -30.85%

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 371 463 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.34% 27.94% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 274 396 582
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 24 (64.86%) VMware
4 23 (62.16%) MCSE
5 21 (56.76%) MS Exchange
5 21 (56.76%) SAN
6 19 (51.35%) Citrix
6 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (48.65%) Cisco
8 17 (45.95%) LAN
8 17 (45.95%) Windows 8
9 16 (43.24%) Windows 10
9 16 (43.24%) WAN
10 15 (40.54%) MCSA
11 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
11 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
12 13 (35.14%) SCCM
12 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
13 12 (32.43%) Firewall
13 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
14 11 (29.73%) ITIL
14 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
14 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
15 10 (27.03%) VoIP
15 10 (27.03%) Finance
15 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (24.32%) Degree

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 21 (56.76%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.11%) IaaS
5 2 (5.41%) PaaS
5 2 (5.41%) SaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) SAN
2 17 (45.95%) LAN
3 16 (43.24%) WAN
4 12 (32.43%) Firewall
5 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (27.03%) VoIP
6 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) NAS
8 1 (2.70%) PBX
8 1 (2.70%) Skype
8 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (29.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 11 (29.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (29.73%) Support Analyst
5 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 9 (24.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 9 (24.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Service Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Junior
8 5 (13.51%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows 8
3 16 (43.24%) Windows 10
4 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
7 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.41%) Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Unix
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.41%) IT Governance
3 2 (5.41%) Presales
3 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.70%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.70%) High Availability
4 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.70%) Network Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) MCSE
2 15 (40.54%) MCSA
3 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (24.32%) Degree
4 7 (18.92%) CCNP
5 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (13.51%) A+ Certification
6 5 (13.51%) GNVQ
6 5 (13.51%) HND
6 5 (13.51%) MCP
7 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.41%) CCA
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (5.41%) MCDST
8 2 (5.41%) VCP6
9 1 (2.70%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Citrix
4 18 (48.65%) Cisco
5 9 (24.32%) Avaya
5 9 (24.32%) Extreme Networks
5 9 (24.32%) Palo Alto
6 7 (18.92%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam