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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 60 78 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 79 63 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.62% 2.62% 5.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.33% 7.86% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 130
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
765 802 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.08% 33.40% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 634 607 665
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +14 49 £40,000 - 10
Huntingdon +6 4 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Peterborough -6 3 £45,000 +80.00%
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 2
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 90 (76.92%) Windows
2 88 (75.21%) Microsoft
3 77 (65.81%) SQL
4 73 (62.39%) SQL Server
5 55 (47.01%) Degree
6 45 (38.46%) .NET
6 45 (38.46%) C#
6 45 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 44 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (35.04%) MCP
9 37 (31.62%) MCSE
10 36 (30.77%) MCITP
11 35 (29.91%) Java
11 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
12 34 (29.06%) Computer Science
13 33 (28.21%) jQuery
13 33 (28.21%) C++
13 33 (28.21%) HTML
13 33 (28.21%) MFC
13 33 (28.21%) Objective-C
14 32 (27.35%) Android
14 32 (27.35%) Apple iOS
15 31 (26.50%) Pocket PC
15 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
16 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
17 26 (22.22%) VMware
18 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
19 24 (20.51%) Lync
20 22 (18.80%) Office 365
21 21 (17.95%) Client/Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (20.51%) Lync
2 16 (13.68%) IIS
2 16 (13.68%) MS Exchange
3 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 12 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (9.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (5.13%) CMS
8 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.71%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.80%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.82%) DNS
2 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.40%) SNMP
3 11 (9.40%) Internet
3 11 (9.40%) SMTP
4 9 (7.69%) SAN
5 8 (6.84%) WAN
6 6 (5.13%) LAN
7 5 (4.27%) VoIP
8 4 (3.42%) DHCP
8 4 (3.42%) Firewall
8 4 (3.42%) Skype
9 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.56%) VLAN
9 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.56%) MPLS
10 2 (1.71%) VPN
10 2 (1.71%) SSL
10 2 (1.71%) FTP
11 1 (0.85%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (62.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Subversion
2 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (5.98%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Legal
3 2 (1.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) Software Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Consultant
3 18 (15.38%) DBA
3 18 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 17 (14.53%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) Graduate
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) IT Support
8 5 (4.27%) Cloud Consultant
9 4 (3.42%) Field Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Database Specialist
10 3 (2.56%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Administrator
11 2 (1.71%) Technical Support Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.46%) .NET
1 45 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 33 (28.21%) MFC
2 33 (28.21%) jQuery
2 33 (28.21%) HTML
3 12 (10.26%) PhoneGap
4 11 (9.40%) .NET Framework
4 11 (9.40%) Classic ASP
4 11 (9.40%) SAML
5 5 (4.27%) Web Services
6 2 (1.71%) XML
6 2 (1.71%) JSF
6 2 (1.71%) J2EE
6 2 (1.71%) Dojo
6 2 (1.71%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (29.06%) Computer Science
3 31 (26.50%) Pocket PC
4 21 (17.95%) Client/Server
5 13 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
7 11 (9.40%) Replication
7 11 (9.40%) SecurID
8 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
8 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
9 4 (3.42%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.56%) NHS
11 2 (1.71%) GIS
11 2 (1.71%) Clustering
11 2 (1.71%) E-Learning
11 2 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.85%) PKI
12 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 90 (76.92%) Windows
2 32 (27.35%) Android
2 32 (27.35%) Apple iOS
3 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.98%) Windows 8
6 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.27%) Linux
8 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (16.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (15.38%) ITIL
4 12 (10.26%) Migration
4 12 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (9.40%) DevOps
5 11 (9.40%) Product Management
5 11 (9.40%) Change Management
5 11 (9.40%) Information Security
6 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.13%) Project Management
6 6 (5.13%) ERP
7 4 (3.42%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.42%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.56%) Web Services Management
9 2 (1.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.71%) Process Management
9 2 (1.71%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.71%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.81%) SQL
2 45 (38.46%) C#
3 35 (29.91%) Java
3 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
4 33 (28.21%) C++
4 33 (28.21%) Objective-C
5 12 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 11 (9.40%) VBScript
6 11 (9.40%) Perl
7 4 (3.42%) C
8 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (47.01%) Degree
2 41 (35.04%) MCP
3 37 (31.62%) MCSE
4 36 (30.77%) MCITP
5 19 (16.24%) MCSA
6 12 (10.26%) MCTS
7 10 (8.55%) MCT
8 7 (5.98%) CCNA
8 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.13%) MCDST
10 4 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.85%) CCNP
13 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.27%) Terminal Server
5 4 (3.42%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.56%) XenApp
6 3 (2.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 88 (75.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.22%) VMware
3 17 (14.53%) Citrix
4 12 (10.26%) Xamarin
5 6 (5.13%) Cisco
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle
6 3 (2.56%) Veeam
7 2 (1.71%) Lumension
7 2 (1.71%) Sophos
7 2 (1.71%) ESRI
7 2 (1.71%) Adobe
7 2 (1.71%) Google
7 2 (1.71%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Websense
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow, Health + Pen
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Neots
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago