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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 94 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 0.79% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 2.26% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 27
Median salary £28,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,880 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
549 530 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.45% 35.01% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 411 393 472
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 35 (79.55%) Active Directory
4 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
5 25 (56.82%) MCSE
6 23 (52.27%) MS Excel
6 23 (52.27%) VMware
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (40.91%) ITIL
9 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (31.82%) MCSA
12 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
12 13 (29.55%) MCITP
12 13 (29.55%) SCCM
13 11 (25.00%) SQL
14 10 (22.73%) SAN
14 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
14 10 (22.73%) Degree
15 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
15 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
15 9 (20.45%) Unix
16 8 (18.18%) MS Office
16 8 (18.18%) Finance
16 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (15.91%) Migration
17 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
17 7 (15.91%) HP
17 7 (15.91%) Cisco

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 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (52.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 6 (13.64%) PaaS
2 6 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) LDAP
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
6 2 (4.55%) VoIP
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) IT Support
3 10 (22.73%) IT Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Service Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) SCCM Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
10 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.45%) Unix
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.27%) Android
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (11.36%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.82%) Line Management
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.55%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Office Automation
6 2 (4.55%) Security Management
6 2 (4.55%) Statistics
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) MCSE
2 14 (31.82%) MCSA
3 13 (29.55%) MCITP
4 10 (22.73%) Degree
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (11.36%) CCNA
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.36%) MCP
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.82%) LPIC
8 3 (6.82%) RHCE
8 3 (6.82%) RHCSA
9 2 (4.55%) CCA
9 2 (4.55%) CCEA
9 2 (4.55%) CCNP
9 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.27%) CCENT
System Software
1 35 (79.55%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 3 (6.82%) Puppet
5 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) IBM
4 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) Veeam
6 3 (6.82%) Pegasus
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) 3Com
8 1 (2.27%) Draytek
8 1 (2.27%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.27%) ZyXEL
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Salary: £28,623 - £30,000 per annum plus benefits
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