The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.19% 4.16% 3.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.80% 12.59% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 26
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,400 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
138 278 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.47% 33.06% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 117 238 199
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +12 2 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) MCSE
2 12 (63.16%) MCSA
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) MCP
4 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) IIS
10 4 (21.05%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) VBScript
10 4 (21.05%) .NET
10 4 (21.05%) LAN
10 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (21.05%) Symantec
10 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
10 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Akamai
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Power Management
5 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) MCSA
1 12 (63.16%) MCSE
2 10 (52.63%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) MCITP
4 4 (21.05%) MCTS
5 3 (15.79%) CCDP
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) MCDST
6 2 (10.53%) VCP6
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.26%) CCIP
7 1 (5.26%) CCNP
7 1 (5.26%) CCSP
7 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (5.26%) MBA
7 1 (5.26%) MCSD
7 1 (5.26%) MOS
7 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) 3Com
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Draytek
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
6 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
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