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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 69 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.14% 4.17% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.36% 12.43% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 19
Median salary £37,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £23,600 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £45,000 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
421 354 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.70% 33.55% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 275 265 277
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 £34,000 £29,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -24 19 £37,250 +12.87% 4
Gloucester +5 2 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Cirencester - 2 £26,750 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 52 (76.47%) MCSE
2 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
3 42 (61.76%) VMware
4 39 (57.35%) Windows
5 38 (55.88%) CCNA
5 38 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (50.00%) MCITP
7 33 (48.53%) Linux
8 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
9 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
10 26 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (38.24%) Firewall
11 25 (36.76%) Citrix
12 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
13 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
13 21 (30.88%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (30.88%) XenApp
14 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
15 18 (26.47%) SAN
16 17 (25.00%) HP
16 17 (25.00%) MCSA
16 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (22.06%) ITIL
17 15 (22.06%) Cisco
18 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
18 14 (20.59%) CISSP
18 14 (20.59%) C
18 14 (20.59%) Network+ 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 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.29%) Apache Pig
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Primavera
2 1 (1.47%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) SAN
3 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (10.29%) VPN
6 6 (8.82%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.88%) DNS
8 3 (4.41%) DHCP
9 1 (1.47%) ADSL
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) PBX
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
9 1 (1.47%) VoIP
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Big Data
3 7 (10.29%) Apache Hive
3 7 (10.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.94%) GIS
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Advertising
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (19.12%) Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) IT Manager
4 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior IT Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Administrator
7 7 (10.29%) IT Support
7 7 (10.29%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Java EE
1 10 (14.71%) STL
2 3 (4.41%) COM
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Cybercrime
2 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) Linux
3 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.76%) Android
5 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.41%) Unix
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) Debian
9 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL
3 14 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (20.59%) Reverse Engineering
3 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) Line Management
7 7 (10.29%) Coaching
7 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.29%) Mobile Development
7 7 (10.29%) Service Management
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.41%) Data Management
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps
10 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) C
2 13 (19.12%) C#
3 10 (14.71%) C++
3 10 (14.71%) Java
3 10 (14.71%) Objective-C
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) VB
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (76.47%) MCSE
2 38 (55.88%) CCNA
2 38 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (50.00%) MCITP
4 26 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
6 17 (25.00%) MCSA
7 14 (20.59%) CISSP
7 14 (20.59%) GIAC
7 14 (20.59%) Linux+ Certification
7 14 (20.59%) Network+ Certification
7 14 (20.59%) SANS
7 14 (20.59%) SSCP
8 10 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
10 7 (10.29%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (10.29%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
12 3 (4.41%) Degree
12 3 (4.41%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.88%) XenApp
3 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
5 12 (17.65%) vSphere
6 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (11.76%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Backup Exec
1 13 (19.12%) NetBackup
1 13 (19.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (16.18%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
2 42 (61.76%) VMware
3 25 (36.76%) Citrix
4 17 (25.00%) HP
5 15 (22.06%) Cisco
6 13 (19.12%) Dell
6 13 (19.12%) Symantec
7 11 (16.18%) Sophos
8 10 (14.71%) NetApp
9 7 (10.29%) Oracle
10 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.41%) IBM
12 2 (2.94%) EMC
13 1 (1.47%) Apple
13 1 (1.47%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (1.47%) Huawei
13 1 (1.47%) Iron Mountain
13 1 (1.47%) Meru Networks
13 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
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