The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 48 46 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 44 51 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.89% 4.95% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 13.90% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 6
Average salary £36,250 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.58% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,100 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
411 367 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.72% 35.63% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 273 286 260
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £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 Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Cheltenham -6 24 £37,500 -16.66%
Gloucester +6 7 £19,000 -5.00% 2
Cirencester -2 2 £35,750 -20.55%
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 57 (69.51%) MCSE
2 47 (57.32%) Linux
2 47 (57.32%) CCNA
2 47 (57.32%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (48.78%) C#
3 40 (48.78%) Telecoms
4 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
5 35 (42.68%) Firewall
5 35 (42.68%) Android
5 35 (42.68%) Apple iOS
6 34 (41.46%) Big Data
6 34 (41.46%) Hadoop
6 34 (41.46%) Apache Hive
6 34 (41.46%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (41.46%) Apache Pig
6 34 (41.46%) Mobile Development
6 34 (41.46%) Reverse Engineering
6 34 (41.46%) Multithreading
6 34 (41.46%) Ethical Hacking
6 34 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
6 34 (41.46%) Java EE
6 34 (41.46%) Objective-C
6 34 (41.46%) Linux+ Certification
6 34 (41.46%) GIAC
6 34 (41.46%) TCP/IP
6 34 (41.46%) CISSP
6 34 (41.46%) SSCP
6 34 (41.46%) C++
6 34 (41.46%) Java
6 34 (41.46%) C

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 34 (41.46%) Apache Pig
2 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.76%) Lync
4 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.44%) CMS
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
7 1 (1.22%) JBoss
7 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Primavera
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) Firewall
2 34 (41.46%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.07%) SAN
4 8 (9.76%) DNS
5 7 (8.54%) DHCP
6 6 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.22%) ADSL
8 1 (1.22%) HTTP
8 1 (1.22%) Network Security
8 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.46%) Apache Hive
1 34 (41.46%) Big Data
1 34 (41.46%) Hadoop
2 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.44%) GIS
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (48.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Software Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Principal Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Principal Software Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Analyst
4 11 (13.41%) Developer
5 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Administrator
8 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Consultant
8 6 (7.32%) Senior IT Support
9 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Software Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.46%) Java EE
1 34 (41.46%) STL
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (2.44%) COM
4 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.22%) LINQ
4 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Cybercrime
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) User Experience
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.22%) SecurID
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) Android
2 35 (42.68%) Apple iOS
3 30 (36.59%) Windows
4 25 (30.49%) Windows Server
5 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Cybersecurity
1 34 (41.46%) Ethical Hacking
1 34 (41.46%) Mobile Development
1 34 (41.46%) Multithreading
1 34 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
1 34 (41.46%) Reverse Engineering
2 33 (40.24%) Software Engineering
3 28 (34.15%) ITIL
4 20 (24.39%) Coaching
5 14 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 11 (13.41%) Service Management
7 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.76%) Change Management
8 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.76%) ITIL V3
9 7 (8.54%) Data Management
9 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.32%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.10%) ITSM
12 4 (4.88%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) C#
2 34 (41.46%) C
2 34 (41.46%) C++
2 34 (41.46%) Java
2 34 (41.46%) Objective-C
3 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.66%) SQL
5 2 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (69.51%) MCSE
2 47 (57.32%) CCNA
2 47 (57.32%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (41.46%) CISSP
3 34 (41.46%) GIAC
3 34 (41.46%) Linux+ Certification
3 34 (41.46%) SANS
3 34 (41.46%) SSCP
4 31 (37.80%) Security Cleared
5 18 (21.95%) DV Cleared
6 16 (19.51%) MCITP
6 16 (19.51%) Network+ Certification
7 12 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (13.41%) MCSA
9 9 (10.98%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (10.98%) MCP
10 8 (9.76%) Degree
11 3 (3.66%) OCA
11 3 (3.66%) OCP
11 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) XenApp
3 10 (12.20%) vSphere
4 6 (7.32%) DFS Replication
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) WSUS
2 11 (13.41%) Backup Exec
2 11 (13.41%) NetBackup
2 11 (13.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 6 (7.32%) SCDPM
3 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 6 (7.32%) SCOrch
3 6 (7.32%) SCSM
3 6 (7.32%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.83%) VMware
3 19 (23.17%) Citrix
4 11 (13.41%) Symantec
5 10 (12.20%) Sophos
6 9 (10.98%) NetApp
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle
8 4 (4.88%) HP
8 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.66%) Cisco
10 2 (2.44%) arcserve
11 1 (1.22%) EMC
11 1 (1.22%) Iron Mountain
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago