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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 80 64 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 47 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.50% 3.53% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 10.13% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 57
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
653 750 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.75% 34.85% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 545 621 598
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 22 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Huntingdon +4 16 £44,000 +21.37%
Peterborough +8 6 £38,750 -13.88%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 66 (72.53%) MCSE
2 66 (72.53%) Microsoft
3 59 (64.84%) Active Directory
4 45 (49.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (49.45%) Office 365
5 44 (48.35%) MCITP
6 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (40.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (39.56%) VMware
9 31 (34.07%) Skype for Business
9 31 (34.07%) Windows Server
10 28 (30.77%) MS Exchange
11 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
12 22 (24.18%) SharePoint
13 21 (23.08%) VPN
14 20 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 20 (21.98%) Hyper-V
15 19 (20.88%) Citrix
15 19 (20.88%) Firewall
16 18 (19.78%) MCTS
16 18 (19.78%) SQL
16 18 (19.78%) SCOM
17 17 (18.68%) PowerShell
17 17 (18.68%) ITIL
17 17 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2007
18 16 (17.58%) Degree
18 16 (17.58%) MCSA
19 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003

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 31 (34.07%) Skype for Business
2 28 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 22 (24.18%) SharePoint
4 20 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (12.09%) IIS
7 10 (10.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (8.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.20%) Confluence
10 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (49.45%) Office 365
2 37 (40.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (16.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) VPN
2 19 (20.88%) Firewall
3 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.79%) DNS
4 8 (8.79%) HTTPS
4 8 (8.79%) SSL
5 7 (7.69%) DHCP
5 7 (7.69%) LAN
5 7 (7.69%) Skype
5 7 (7.69%) VLAN
5 7 (7.69%) WAN
6 5 (5.49%) SAN
7 4 (4.40%) NAS
7 4 (4.40%) VoIP
8 3 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.20%) Intranet
9 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) gulp
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.59%) Legal
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Consultant
2 25 (27.47%) Office 365 Consultant
3 23 (25.27%) Cloud Consultant
4 22 (24.18%) Azure Consultant
5 17 (18.68%) Administrator
5 17 (18.68%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Consultant
7 11 (12.09%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (10.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
9 9 (9.89%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
11 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Audit Manager
11 6 (6.59%) IT Audit Manager
11 6 (6.59%) IT Manager
12 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.30%) CSS
1 3 (3.30%) jQuery
2 2 (2.20%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.20%) LAMP
2 2 (2.20%) LESS
2 2 (2.20%) REST
2 2 (2.20%) Sass
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.10%) CSS3
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML5
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.30%) PKI
3 3 (3.30%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) AS400
4 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.20%) iSeries
4 2 (2.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 45 (49.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (34.07%) Windows Server
5 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (13.19%) Windows 8
7 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.30%) Linux
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.20%) CentOS
9 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) ITIL
2 10 (10.99%) Presales
2 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
4 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (6.59%) Internal Audit
5 6 (6.59%) IT Audit
5 6 (6.59%) Line Management
5 6 (6.59%) Matrix Management
5 6 (6.59%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (6.59%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
5 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.49%) Migration
6 5 (5.49%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (4.40%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.40%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (4.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) SQL
2 17 (18.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.30%) C#
3 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 66 (72.53%) MCSE
2 44 (48.35%) MCITP
3 18 (19.78%) MCTS
4 16 (17.58%) Degree
4 16 (17.58%) MCSA
5 10 (10.99%) CCNA
5 10 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (8.79%) MCDST
7 6 (6.59%) CISA
7 6 (6.59%) CISSP
7 6 (6.59%) MCP
7 6 (6.59%) QiCA
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.20%) MCSD
10 1 (1.10%) CCA
10 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) COBIT
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (64.84%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.98%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.29%) vSphere
4 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (8.79%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.30%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.20%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.10%) Docker
8 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (19.78%) SCOM
2 4 (4.40%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.30%) SCCM
4 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (72.53%) Microsoft
2 36 (39.56%) VMware
3 19 (20.88%) Citrix
4 9 (9.89%) Cisco
5 6 (6.59%) IBM
6 5 (5.49%) Apple
6 5 (5.49%) Dell
7 4 (4.40%) Veeam
8 3 (3.30%) NetApp
9 2 (2.20%) AppSense
9 2 (2.20%) EMC
9 2 (2.20%) F5
10 1 (1.10%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.10%) HP
10 1 (1.10%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.10%) Juniper
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