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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 45 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.38% 1.04% -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.22% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £64,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.73% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
46 48 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.65% 16.67% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 89
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £102,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 (76.92%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Presales
5 5 (38.46%) AppSense
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Business Development
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
6 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
6 4 (30.77%) VCDX
6 4 (30.77%) VCAP
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
7 3 (23.08%) MCITP

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
1 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Presales
2 4 (30.77%) Business Development
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) VCAP
3 4 (30.77%) VCDX
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (23.08%) MCITP
4 3 (23.08%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCENT
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (23.08%) XenServer
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) AppSense
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) 3Com
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) Draytek
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
5 1 (7.69%) ZyXEL