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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 92 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 34 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 1.70% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 5.23% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 32
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £54,500
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
651 688 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 39.48% 32.44% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 484 515 597
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Cambridge +13 16 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Huntingdon +12 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Peterborough -5 8 £64,000 +34.73%
St Neots - 1 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 78 (91.76%) Microsoft
2 73 (85.88%) Windows
3 58 (68.24%) MCSE
4 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
5 43 (50.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (45.88%) Windows Server
6 39 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (45.88%) MCITP
7 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 35 (41.18%) VMware
9 30 (35.29%) Office 365
10 27 (31.76%) MS Excel
11 25 (29.41%) MCSA
12 24 (28.24%) MS Exchange
12 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
13 23 (27.06%) ITIL
14 21 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (21.18%) Citrix
16 18 (21.18%) SCCM
17 15 (17.65%) Finance
17 15 (17.65%) SCOM
18 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2007
18 14 (16.47%) XenApp
18 14 (16.47%) Data Centre
19 13 (15.29%) Presales
19 13 (15.29%) Skype for Business
19 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
20 12 (14.12%) MCP
20 12 (14.12%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 24 (28.24%) MS Exchange
2 21 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (15.29%) Skype for Business
5 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.53%) IIS
8 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (31.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (35.29%) Office 365
3 8 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.06%) PaaS
4 6 (7.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) SAN
2 8 (9.41%) DHCP
2 8 (9.41%) DNS
2 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.24%) Firewall
4 6 (7.06%) VPN
5 5 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.53%) Wireless
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.35%) Internet
7 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 1 (1.18%) LDAP
8 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
2 1 (1.18%) Banking
2 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Consultant
3 14 (16.47%) IT Support
4 13 (15.29%) Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) IT Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Azure Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Office 365 Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.24%) Server Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Cloud Consultant
9 6 (7.06%) SCCM Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) CSS
1 1 (1.18%) HTML
1 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.71%) Replication
3 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.35%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.18%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.18%) Life Science
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 43 (50.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (45.88%) Windows Server
3 39 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Unix
6 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.88%) Linux
8 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.18%) Android
10 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Presales
3 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.41%) Migration
5 6 (7.06%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 5 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (4.71%) Business Development
7 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.35%) Change Management
8 2 (2.35%) Data Management
8 2 (2.35%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.35%) Network Management
8 2 (2.35%) Office Automation
8 2 (2.35%) Security Management
8 2 (2.35%) Time Management
9 1 (1.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.18%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.18%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.76%) SQL
2 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) C
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (68.24%) MCSE
2 39 (45.88%) MCITP
3 25 (29.41%) MCSA
4 12 (14.12%) MCP
5 10 (11.76%) Degree
5 10 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (10.59%) CCNA
6 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (9.41%) MCTS
7 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.06%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (5.88%) A+ Certification
9 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.71%) VCAP
10 4 (4.71%) VCDX
11 3 (3.53%) CCENT
11 3 (3.53%) MCDST
12 2 (2.35%) CCA
12 2 (2.35%) CCEA
12 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
2 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
3 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (16.47%) XenApp
5 10 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.06%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (7.06%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (7.06%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.88%) vSphere
8 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.71%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.71%) XenServer
9 2 (2.35%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) SCCM
2 15 (17.65%) SCOM
3 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Puppet
5 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.18%) SCSM
5 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 78 (91.76%) Microsoft
2 35 (41.18%) VMware
3 18 (21.18%) Citrix
4 12 (14.12%) Cisco
4 12 (14.12%) HP
5 7 (8.24%) IBM
6 6 (7.06%) AppSense
6 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.88%) Veeam
8 3 (3.53%) 3Com
8 3 (3.53%) Draytek
8 3 (3.53%) NETGEAR
8 3 (3.53%) ZyXEL
9 2 (2.35%) EMC
9 2 (2.35%) SAP
10 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.18%) CommVault
10 1 (1.18%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.18%) WatchGuard
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago