The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 5.45% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.61% 16.04% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 4
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +52.04%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft Certification
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 106 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.56% 33.97% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 169 93 52
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 30 (96.77%) MCSE
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (90.32%) CCNA
3 27 (87.10%) Firewall
4 20 (64.52%) VMware
5 18 (58.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
6 17 (54.84%) MCITP
6 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (54.84%) Hyper-V
6 17 (54.84%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (48.39%) Cisco
7 15 (48.39%) HP
7 15 (48.39%) Dell
8 13 (41.94%) Windows
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
9 12 (38.71%) Linux
9 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
10 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
11 10 (32.26%) C#
11 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
12 9 (29.03%) VPN
12 9 (29.03%) C
12 9 (29.03%) C++
12 9 (29.03%) Java
12 9 (29.03%) STL
12 9 (29.03%) SSCP
12 9 (29.03%) CISSP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Apache Pig
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) SAN
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Apache Hive
2 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) IT Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Java EE
1 9 (29.03%) STL
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.23%) WCF
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Cybercrime
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
1 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Android
3 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (29.03%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (29.03%) Mobile Development
2 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
2 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Reverse Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Line Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) C
2 9 (29.03%) C++
2 9 (29.03%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) MCSE
2 28 (90.32%) CCNA
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (58.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (54.84%) MCITP
5 9 (29.03%) CISSP
5 9 (29.03%) GIAC
5 9 (29.03%) Linux+ Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (29.03%) SANS
5 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (29.03%) SSCP
6 3 (9.68%) MCSA
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) MCSD
8 1 (3.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Hyper-V
1 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 15 (48.39%) Dell
3 15 (48.39%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) Sophos
5 2 (6.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago