The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.85% 0.91% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 4.11% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 73 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.00% 22.12% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 55
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (71.43%) MCSE
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) CISA
3 6 (42.86%) QiCA
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) COBIT
3 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 6 (42.86%) Line Management
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) Internal Audit
3 6 (42.86%) IT Audit
3 6 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Audit Manager
1 6 (42.86%) IT Audit Manager
1 6 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 2 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Internal Audit
2 6 (42.86%) IT Audit
2 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
2 6 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) CISA
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) QiCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) AppSense
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam