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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.35% 1.70% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 3.30% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £19,000 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
109 91 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.70% 51.70% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 81 60
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) WSUS
5 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 6 (40.00%) SCOM
5 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) MCP
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) DFS Replication
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) Remote Desktop

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 4 (26.67%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) MCP
3 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCITP
5 2 (13.33%) OCA
5 2 (13.33%) OCP
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
1 6 (40.00%) SCDPM
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
1 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
1 6 (40.00%) SCSM
1 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
1 6 (40.00%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) arcserve
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
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