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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.49% 2.04% 8.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 3.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £27,000 £21,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.58% -40.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
45 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 67.16% 61.22% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 18
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £7,000 £25,551 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015. 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
Keswick - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft Certification
North West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VLAN
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Office Communications Server
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) CCA
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCEA
2 8 (88.89%) MCSD
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 8 (88.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCSD
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
1 8 (88.89%) CCA
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (88.89%) CCEA
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix