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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.41% 6.52% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 16.67% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £62,500 £21,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+190.69% -59.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,581 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.83% -1.33%
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
26 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 38.24% 39.13% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 8
Average salary £62,500 £22,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% -56.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) CCA
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (77.78%) CCEA
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) MCSD
3 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) AIX
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) MCSE
3 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) EMC

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Office Communications Server
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) AIX
1 7 (77.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCA
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (77.78%) CCEA
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) MCSD
1 7 (77.78%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago