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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 90 91 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 34 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.09% 1.87% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.24% 6.12% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 29
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
649 605 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 39.82% 30.65% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 507 455 571
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +11 16 £27,750 -34.70% 1
Huntingdon - 8 £44,250 - 1
Peterborough -8 6 £64,000 +34.73%
St Neots - 2 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 77 (95.06%) Microsoft
2 69 (85.19%) Windows
3 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
4 53 (65.43%) MCSE
5 41 (50.62%) MCITP
6 37 (45.68%) VMware
6 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (45.68%) Windows Server
7 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (37.04%) Office 365
9 25 (30.86%) MCSA
10 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
10 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
10 23 (28.40%) Citrix
11 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
11 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (23.46%) SCCM
12 19 (23.46%) Hyper-V
12 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (22.22%) ITIL
14 17 (20.99%) Finance
14 17 (20.99%) SCOM
15 15 (18.52%) XenApp
16 13 (16.05%) XenDesktop
16 13 (16.05%) Data Centre
16 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (16.05%) Unix
16 13 (16.05%) Cisco
17 12 (14.81%) HP

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 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
6 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (4.94%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 30 (37.04%) Office 365
2 9 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.41%) PaaS
3 6 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) SAN
2 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.11%) DHCP
3 9 (11.11%) DNS
4 8 (9.88%) Firewall
5 6 (7.41%) VPN
6 4 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.94%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.94%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.70%) Wireless
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.47%) Internet
8 2 (2.47%) VoIP
9 1 (1.23%) LAN
9 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Consultant
3 15 (18.52%) IT Support
4 12 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (13.58%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 9 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
7 9 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
8 8 (9.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) Server Engineer
9 7 (8.64%) Service Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (8.64%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.94%) EMC VNX
3 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (85.19%) Windows
2 37 (45.68%) Windows Server
2 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.05%) Unix
5 11 (13.58%) Windows 8
5 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.41%) Linux
7 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.23%) Android
9 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Migration
3 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.88%) Presales
5 6 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (6.17%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (4.94%) Business Development
7 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.94%) Project Management
7 4 (4.94%) Time Management
8 2 (2.47%) Change Management
8 2 (2.47%) Data Management
8 2 (2.47%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.47%) Network Management
8 2 (2.47%) Office Automation
8 2 (2.47%) Security Management
9 1 (1.23%) B2B
9 1 (1.23%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) C
3 1 (1.23%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (65.43%) MCSE
2 41 (50.62%) MCITP
3 25 (30.86%) MCSA
4 11 (13.58%) MCP
5 10 (12.35%) Degree
5 10 (12.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (11.11%) CCNA
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (11.11%) MCDST
6 9 (11.11%) MCTS
7 8 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.41%) A+ Certification
8 6 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (4.94%) VCAP
9 4 (4.94%) VCDX
10 3 (3.70%) CCENT
11 2 (2.47%) CCA
11 2 (2.47%) CCEA
11 2 (2.47%) CCNP
11 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (23.46%) Hyper-V
4 15 (18.52%) XenApp
5 13 (16.05%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.41%) vSphere
7 4 (4.94%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.94%) XenServer
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) SCCM
2 17 (20.99%) SCOM
3 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.23%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.23%) SCSM
5 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 77 (95.06%) Microsoft
2 37 (45.68%) VMware
3 23 (28.40%) Citrix
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco
5 12 (14.81%) HP
6 6 (7.41%) IBM
6 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 6 (7.41%) Veeam
7 4 (4.94%) AppSense
7 4 (4.94%) EMC
8 3 (3.70%) 3Com
8 3 (3.70%) Draytek
8 3 (3.70%) NETGEAR
8 3 (3.70%) ZyXEL
9 2 (2.47%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Sage
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago