The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 84 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 2.67% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 6.78% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 56
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £25,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
455 546 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.98% 39.34% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 343 467 496
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
5 17 (42.50%) VMware
6 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
7 12 (30.00%) VPN
7 12 (30.00%) Firewall
8 11 (27.50%) Cisco
9 10 (25.00%) MCSE
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (25.00%) Degree
9 10 (25.00%) vSphere
10 9 (22.50%) MCITP
10 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
10 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL
11 8 (20.00%) DNS
11 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (17.50%) CCNA
12 7 (17.50%) DHCP
12 7 (17.50%) IIS
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
12 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (15.00%) Citrix

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (17.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
1 12 (30.00%) VPN
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (10.00%) LAN
4 4 (10.00%) VLAN
5 3 (7.50%) SAN
5 3 (7.50%) WAN
5 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (5.00%) Intranet
6 2 (5.00%) NAS
6 2 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Administrator
1 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) IT Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.00%) CSS3
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML5
2 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (5.00%) LESS
2 2 (5.00%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.50%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) LIMS
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Unix
7 3 (7.50%) Linux
8 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) Time Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Content Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (5.00%) MVC
5 2 (5.00%) Open Source
5 2 (5.00%) Process Management
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
1 10 (25.00%) MCSE
2 9 (22.50%) MCITP
3 7 (17.50%) CCNA
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (7.50%) MCTS
6 2 (5.00%) MCSA
6 2 (5.00%) MCSD
7 1 (2.50%) CCA
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MCDST
7 1 (2.50%) MOS
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) vSphere
3 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (2.50%) Docker
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (7.50%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) Veeam
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Sage
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