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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 53 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.27% 4.03% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 7.46% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Median salary £45,000 £63,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +62.58%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Gloucester region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 134 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 37.98% 54.03% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 128 112 75
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Gloucester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 13 (92.86%) MCSE
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Change Management
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Network Security
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) vSphere
5 6 (42.86%) iPad
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) VCP6
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) ITSM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) iPad
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
3 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Ticket Management
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCSE
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) VCP6
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat