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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 102 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 94 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 4.35% 4.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 11.59% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 87 101
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,750 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
810 811 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.47% 37.49% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 629 666 740
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -24 28 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 54 (72.97%) Windows
3 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
4 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
5 30 (40.54%) VMware
6 28 (37.84%) SQL
7 27 (36.49%) MCITP
8 25 (33.78%) Citrix
9 22 (29.73%) MCSE
10 20 (27.03%) MCSA
11 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
12 15 (20.27%) Degree
13 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
13 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
14 13 (17.57%) MCP
14 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
14 13 (17.57%) .NET
14 13 (17.57%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (16.22%) Hyper-V
15 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (16.22%) MCDST
16 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
16 11 (14.86%) C#
17 10 (13.51%) MCTS
17 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (10.81%) ITIL
18 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
18 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (9.46%) jQuery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
2 13 (17.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Lync
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (9.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) VoIP
2 4 (5.41%) WAN
3 3 (4.05%) DHCP
3 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
3 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) MPLS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.05%) VLAN
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.35%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) DMZ
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.35%) MorphX
General
1 7 (9.46%) Advertising
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Consultant
2 13 (17.57%) Graduate
3 10 (13.51%) Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) IT Support
6 6 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) DBA
6 6 (8.11%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.41%) CRM Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.46%) jQuery
2 7 (9.46%) HTML
3 6 (8.11%) MFC
4 4 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) WAP
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) CSS3
5 1 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Pocket PC
3 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (72.97%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
6 6 (8.11%) Android
7 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.41%) Linux
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.81%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) CRM
3 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.76%) ERP
5 4 (5.41%) Project Management
6 3 (4.05%) Web Services Management
7 2 (2.70%) Change Management
7 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.35%) High Availability
8 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.35%) B2B
8 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) C#
3 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) C++
4 6 (8.11%) Java
4 6 (8.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.70%) C
6 1 (1.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) MCITP
2 22 (29.73%) MCSE
3 20 (27.03%) MCSA
4 15 (20.27%) Degree
5 13 (17.57%) MCP
6 12 (16.22%) MCDST
7 10 (13.51%) MCTS
8 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (8.11%) NCDA
9 6 (8.11%) NCIE
10 5 (6.76%) MCT
10 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (5.41%) CCNA
12 1 (1.35%) CCA
12 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.35%) MOS
12 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.05%) XenApp
5 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
1 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.70%) SCSM
4 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.35%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 30 (40.54%) VMware
3 25 (33.78%) Citrix
4 7 (9.46%) NetApp
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Dell
6 3 (4.05%) Symantec
7 2 (2.70%) Websense
7 2 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Nokia
8 1 (1.35%) Apple
8 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.35%) Remedy
8 1 (1.35%) AppSense
8 1 (1.35%) Mitel
8 1 (1.35%) Veeam
8 1 (1.35%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.35%) FalconStor
8 1 (1.35%) Dell KACE
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