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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 84 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.92% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 2.75% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 28
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £52,500 £47,500
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 Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
520 472 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.47% 33.52% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 431 343 444
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 16 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (90.70%) Windows
3 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
4 34 (79.07%) Windows Server
5 20 (46.51%) VMware
6 19 (44.19%) MCSE
7 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
7 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (34.88%) SCCM
9 15 (34.88%) MCITP
10 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
11 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (30.23%) ITIL
11 13 (30.23%) Unix
12 12 (27.91%) Finance
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
13 11 (25.58%) Migration
14 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
14 10 (23.26%) Degree
15 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
15 9 (20.93%) Cisco
15 9 (20.93%) MCSA
15 9 (20.93%) SQL
15 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
15 9 (20.93%) MS Office
16 8 (18.60%) SAN
16 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery

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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) PaaS
2 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) IT Support
2 13 (30.23%) Support Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) IT Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) SCCM Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Server Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Hardware Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.30%) EMC VNX
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 34 (79.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.23%) Unix
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Migration
3 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.95%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (11.63%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (9.30%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Network Management
7 2 (4.65%) Office Automation
7 2 (4.65%) Security Management
8 1 (2.33%) B2B
8 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) MCSE
2 15 (34.88%) MCITP
3 10 (23.26%) Degree
4 9 (20.93%) MCSA
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (11.63%) CCNA
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.63%) MCP
7 2 (4.65%) CCA
7 2 (4.65%) CCEA
7 2 (4.65%) CCNP
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCENT
8 1 (2.33%) MCDST
8 1 (2.33%) MOS
System Software
1 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (13.95%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.95%) XenApp
4 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
5 4 (9.30%) vSphere
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (9.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) IBM
5 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
5 6 (13.95%) Veeam
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) 3Com
8 1 (2.33%) Draytek
8 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.33%) Sage
8 1 (2.33%) ZyXEL
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