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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 60 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 52 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.48% 3.21% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.81% 7.23% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 15
Median salary £50,000 £63,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +129.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £37,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
590 470 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.82% 44.34% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 463 346 241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,788 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Gloucester +6 11 £45,000 -12.62%
Cheltenham -17 11 £65,000 - 1
Cirencester +13 5 £32,500 -19.75%
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 78 (91.76%) MCSE
2 67 (78.82%) CCNA
2 67 (78.82%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (61.18%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 50 (58.82%) Linux
5 48 (56.47%) Firewall
6 41 (48.24%) SSCP
6 41 (48.24%) Network+ Certification
6 41 (48.24%) Linux+ Certification
6 41 (48.24%) GIAC
6 41 (48.24%) VMware
6 41 (48.24%) C
6 41 (48.24%) CISSP
6 41 (48.24%) SANS
7 39 (45.88%) Microsoft
8 38 (44.71%) TCP/IP
9 35 (41.18%) Windows
10 34 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 34 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 34 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
10 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
11 33 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (37.65%) DV Cleared
12 32 (37.65%) Security+ Certification
12 32 (37.65%) CompTIA Security+
13 28 (32.94%) C#
14 27 (31.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
16 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development

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 13 (15.29%) Apache Pig
2 12 (14.12%) MS Exchange
3 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
4 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.53%) JBoss
6 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (56.47%) Firewall
2 38 (44.71%) TCP/IP
3 17 (20.00%) VPN
4 13 (15.29%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (8.24%) DNS
5 7 (8.24%) FCoE
5 7 (8.24%) HTTP
5 7 (8.24%) iSCSI
5 7 (8.24%) SNMP
6 6 (7.06%) DHCP
6 6 (7.06%) Network Security
6 6 (7.06%) SSL
7 4 (4.71%) LAN
7 4 (4.71%) SAN
7 4 (4.71%) VLAN
7 4 (4.71%) WAN
8 2 (2.35%) IPX
8 2 (2.35%) IPX/SPX
8 2 (2.35%) PPP
8 2 (2.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) Big Data
3 13 (15.29%) Apache Hive
3 13 (15.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) JIRA
2 7 (8.24%) Redmine
3 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.71%) Bitbucket
3 4 (4.71%) CodeSonar
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) git-flow
3 4 (4.71%) Robot Framework
3 4 (4.71%) Selenium
General
1 21 (24.71%) Games
2 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 14 (16.47%) IT Manager
3 13 (15.29%) Software Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Consultant
4 11 (12.94%) Software Consultant
4 11 (12.94%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Test Consultant
4 11 (12.94%) Test Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (4.71%) Administrator
11 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) Java EE
1 24 (28.24%) STL
2 8 (9.41%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.71%) Django
4 4 (4.71%) HTML
4 4 (4.71%) LAMP
4 4 (4.71%) Node.js
4 4 (4.71%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.71%) REST
4 4 (4.71%) SOAP
4 4 (4.71%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.53%) CSS
5 3 (3.53%) jQuery
6 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Cybercrime
2 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) iPad
4 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Linux
2 35 (41.18%) Windows
3 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (15.29%) Android
6 13 (15.29%) Apple iOS
7 11 (12.94%) Unix
8 6 (7.06%) Mac OS X
8 6 (7.06%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) Debian
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 34 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 34 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.24%) Multithreading
4 22 (25.88%) Coaching
4 22 (25.88%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.94%) ITIL
5 11 (12.94%) User Stories
6 9 (10.59%) DevOps
6 9 (10.59%) Mobile Development
7 8 (9.41%) Change Management
7 8 (9.41%) Line Management
8 7 (8.24%) High Availability
8 7 (8.24%) Kanban
8 7 (8.24%) OO
8 7 (8.24%) Scrum
8 7 (8.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.24%) C
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 24 (28.24%) C++
3 24 (28.24%) Java
3 24 (28.24%) Objective-C
4 15 (17.65%) Python
5 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.94%) Perl
5 11 (12.94%) VB
6 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.24%) Korn
9 4 (4.71%) PHP
10 3 (3.53%) SQL
11 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (91.76%) MCSE
2 67 (78.82%) CCNA
2 67 (78.82%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 41 (48.24%) CISSP
4 41 (48.24%) GIAC
4 41 (48.24%) Linux+ Certification
4 41 (48.24%) Network+ Certification
4 41 (48.24%) SANS
4 41 (48.24%) SSCP
5 32 (37.65%) CompTIA Security+
5 32 (37.65%) DV Cleared
5 32 (37.65%) Security+ Certification
6 27 (31.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (20.00%) MCITP
8 7 (8.24%) MCSA
9 6 (7.06%) MCP
9 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
9 6 (7.06%) VCP6
10 4 (4.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.06%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (24.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (21.18%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.29%) vSphere
5 9 (10.59%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.41%) XenApp
7 7 (8.24%) NFS
7 7 (8.24%) Samba
8 4 (4.71%) Docker
9 3 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) Ansible
2 7 (8.24%) Nagios
3 4 (4.71%) Salt
3 4 (4.71%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) VMware
2 39 (45.88%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.18%) HP
4 17 (20.00%) Cisco
5 15 (17.65%) Dell
6 10 (11.76%) Citrix
7 9 (10.59%) NetApp
8 7 (8.24%) EMC
8 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.53%) Sophos
11 2 (2.35%) Apple
11 2 (2.35%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.35%) Huawei
11 2 (2.35%) Meru Networks
11 2 (2.35%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.35%) Symantec
12 1 (1.18%) IBM
12 1 (1.18%) Oracle
12 1 (1.18%) Sage
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago