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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 43 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.39% 3.01% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 4.95% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £40,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
111 101 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 43.53% 60.84% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 110 59 89
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,100 £60,000
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 26 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps

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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos