The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 93 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 42 83 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.98% 3.30% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.62% 9.35% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 112
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
747 888 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.27% 35.32% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 814
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 41 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Huntingdon -1 1 £41,000 +17.14%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 51 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 50 (69.44%) Windows
4 44 (61.11%) SQL
5 34 (47.22%) MCITP
6 29 (40.28%) Degree
7 26 (36.11%) Active Directory
8 23 (31.94%) .NET
9 22 (30.56%) C#
10 21 (29.17%) MCP
11 19 (26.39%) MCSE
11 19 (26.39%) VMware
12 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 17 (23.61%) jQuery
13 17 (23.61%) HTML
13 17 (23.61%) Java
14 16 (22.22%) C++
14 16 (22.22%) MFC
14 16 (22.22%) Pocket PC
14 16 (22.22%) Objective-C
14 16 (22.22%) MCTS
14 16 (22.22%) Android
14 16 (22.22%) Apple iOS
14 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
16 14 (19.44%) Citrix
16 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
16 14 (19.44%) Windows 8

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
1 14 (19.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.33%) CMS
4 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (4.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.39%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) VoIP
2 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (4.17%) MPLS
3 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.17%) VLAN
3 3 (4.17%) WAN
3 3 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.78%) DHCP
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) LAN
5 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (9.72%) Advertising
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Consultant
3 13 (18.06%) Graduate
4 11 (15.28%) DBA
4 11 (15.28%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.50%) IT Support
6 7 (9.72%) Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Administrator
10 2 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) IT Administrator
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) .NET
2 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.61%) jQuery
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 16 (22.22%) MFC
5 5 (6.94%) Web Services
6 4 (5.56%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.39%) HTML5
7 1 (1.39%) CSS3
7 1 (1.39%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) JSF
7 1 (1.39%) Dojo
7 1 (1.39%) GWT
7 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (22.22%) Pocket PC
2 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.94%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.94%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) GIS
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Android
2 16 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 14 (19.44%) Windows 8
4 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 7 (9.72%) CRM
3 6 (8.33%) ERP
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL
5 4 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (4.17%) Web Services Management
6 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.78%) MVC
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.39%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.39%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.39%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.39%) System Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.39%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.39%) High Availability
8 1 (1.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) SQL
2 22 (30.56%) C#
3 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.61%) Java
5 16 (22.22%) C++
5 16 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.17%) C
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) MCITP
2 29 (40.28%) Degree
3 21 (29.17%) MCP
4 19 (26.39%) MCSE
5 16 (22.22%) MCTS
6 13 (18.06%) MCSA
7 12 (16.67%) MCDST
8 10 (13.89%) MCT
9 4 (5.56%) CCNA
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Terminal Server
3 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.39%) SCSM
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.39%) VMware
3 14 (19.44%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (2.78%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) Sophos
7 1 (1.39%) Websense
7 1 (1.39%) ESRI
7 1 (1.39%) AppSense
7 1 (1.39%) Google
7 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.39%) Lumension
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Base+Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago