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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 82 46 77
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 21 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.98% 5.17% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 14.82% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 51 18
Median salary £37,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% -2.70%
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
433 371 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.85% 34.87% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 286 280 301
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -32 14 £37,000 +12.12% 2
Cirencester - 1 £32,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 46 (76.67%) MCSE
2 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
3 37 (61.67%) VMware
4 35 (58.33%) Windows
5 33 (55.00%) CCNA
5 33 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (50.00%) MCITP
7 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
7 29 (48.33%) Linux
8 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
9 24 (40.00%) Citrix
10 21 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (33.33%) Firewall
11 20 (33.33%) XenApp
12 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
12 19 (31.67%) SAN
12 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
13 17 (28.33%) ITIL
14 16 (26.67%) MCSA
14 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
14 16 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (21.67%) Symantec
16 13 (21.67%) Norton AntiVirus
16 13 (21.67%) HP
16 13 (21.67%) NetBackup
16 13 (21.67%) Backup Exec
17 12 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
17 12 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.67%) Apache Pig
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.33%) CMS
6 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.67%) JBoss
7 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Primavera
2 1 (1.67%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) SAN
3 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 5 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (3.33%) DHCP
6 2 (3.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.67%) ADSL
7 1 (1.67%) HTTP
7 1 (1.67%) PBX
7 1 (1.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Big Data
3 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
3 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.33%) GIS
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.33%) Advertising
2 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) IT Manager
6 8 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) IT Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Senior IT Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Administrator
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) IT Support
7 7 (11.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) Java EE
1 9 (15.00%) STL
2 2 (3.33%) COM
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Cybercrime
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) Linux
2 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.33%) Android
5 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Unix
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 12 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (13.33%) Service Management
6 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.67%) Mobile Development
7 5 (8.33%) Coaching
7 5 (8.33%) Line Management
7 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.67%) Change Management
8 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.00%) Data Management
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.33%) Content Management
10 2 (3.33%) High Availability
10 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) C
2 11 (18.33%) C#
3 9 (15.00%) C++
3 9 (15.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) MCSE
2 33 (55.00%) CCNA
2 33 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (50.00%) MCITP
4 21 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (26.67%) MCSA
5 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 12 (20.00%) CISSP
6 12 (20.00%) GIAC
6 12 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 12 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 12 (20.00%) SANS
6 12 (20.00%) SSCP
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 5 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (5.00%) OCA
10 3 (5.00%) OCP
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) XenApp
2 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) vSphere
4 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Backup Exec
1 13 (21.67%) NetBackup
1 13 (21.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (18.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 37 (61.67%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Citrix
4 13 (21.67%) HP
4 13 (21.67%) Symantec
5 11 (18.33%) Cisco
5 11 (18.33%) Sophos
6 10 (16.67%) NetApp
7 9 (15.00%) Dell
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (3.33%) EMC
9 2 (3.33%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.67%) Apple
10 1 (1.67%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.67%) Huawei
10 1 (1.67%) Iron Mountain
10 1 (1.67%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago