The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 4.20% 3.47% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 12.20% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £40,500 £41,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.40% +80.43%  
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 Uxbridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Uxbridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 41 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 23.78% 28.47% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 33
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Uxbridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Uxbridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Uxbridge

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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) CCA
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
5 3 (42.86%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
5 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
7 1 (14.29%) McAfee
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (14.29%) Toshiba
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) G Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Server Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Services Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Toshiba
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Webroot