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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.48% 8.08% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.82% 12.90% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £27,500 £63,750 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.86% +196.51%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
44 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 65.67% 62.63% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 22
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,276 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,285 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016. 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 - 2 £27,500 -
Microsoft Certification
North West

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware