The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 60 67 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 1.69% 3.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 6.67% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 21
Median salary £30,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 180 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.08% 25.39% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 142 156 153
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cardiff region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Cardiff

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
4 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL
6 11 (33.33%) MCSE
6 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
7 10 (30.30%) Firewall
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (24.24%) vSphere
9 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
10 7 (21.21%) Office 365
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.18%) MCP
11 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (15.15%) VoIP
12 5 (15.15%) DHCP
12 5 (15.15%) VPN
12 5 (15.15%) DNS
12 5 (15.15%) SLA
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco
12 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (15.15%) Degree
12 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.12%) IaaS
3 4 (12.12%) PaaS
3 4 (12.12%) SaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) VoIP
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) NAS
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MorphX
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) LESS
1 4 (12.12%) Sass
2 3 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Unix
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
4 4 (12.12%) People Management
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) High Availability
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) MCSE
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) MCP
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.12%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.09%) MCSA
5 3 (9.09%) MCTS
6 2 (6.06%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) MCITP
6 2 (6.06%) RHCE
7 1 (3.03%) CCENT
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) WSUS
2 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Alterian
4 4 (12.12%) Sitecore
5 2 (6.06%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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