The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 11.32% 6.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.69% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £62,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 54.72% 30.16% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 20
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Cumbria

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 £62,500 -
Microsoft Certification
North West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) MCSD
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) CCA
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCEA
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSD
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) CCA
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (75.00%) CCEA
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) VMware