The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 33 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.26% 4.80% 5.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.57% 16.04% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 19
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 106 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 22.95% 29.94% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 89 90
Average salary £40,150 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,075 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) MCSE
3 15 (50.00%) MCITP
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) MCP
5 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) Migration
8 7 (23.33%) MCTS
9 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
9 6 (20.00%) Database Security
9 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.67%) NetScaler
10 5 (16.67%) XenApp
10 5 (16.67%) XenServer
10 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (16.67%) Lync
4 5 (16.67%) IIS
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (10.00%) JOnAS
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) DBA
3 6 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.00%) WCF
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
1 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Database Security
2 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) CQRS
5 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) MCSE
2 15 (50.00%) MCITP
3 11 (36.67%) MCP
4 7 (23.33%) MCTS
5 5 (16.67%) CCIA
5 5 (16.67%) CCA
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (10.00%) MCAD
6 3 (10.00%) MCSD
6 3 (10.00%) MCSA
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.67%) VCDX
7 2 (6.67%) NCDA
7 2 (6.67%) NCIE
7 2 (6.67%) VCAP
7 2 (6.67%) VTSP
7 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
2 5 (16.67%) XenServer
2 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Wyse
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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