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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 57 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.23% 2.26% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 8.57% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 22
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £41,500 £40,000
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 Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
133 175 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.37% 26.40% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 121 145 140
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) MCP
4 7 (31.82%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) People Management

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 4 (18.18%) CMS
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) PaaS
2 4 (18.18%) SaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Service Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Case Management Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) jQuery
1 4 (18.18%) LESS
1 4 (18.18%) Sass
2 3 (13.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Case Management
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) MCP
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) MCSE
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (13.64%) MCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) RHCE
6 1 (4.55%) CCENT
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Alterian
3 4 (18.18%) Sitecore
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 1 hour ago