Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 111 114
Rank change year-on-year -30 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 21 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 2.28% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 5.46% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 60 36
Cambridge median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +18.52% -15.63%
10th Percentile £17,500 £22,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £40,250 £42,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% -

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 820 1,118 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.30% 41.75% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 579 811 740
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.29% - -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) Banking
4 12 (57.14%) MCITP
5 9 (42.86%) SCCM
5 9 (42.86%) SCOM
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (42.86%) Office 365
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) MCP
9 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 5 (23.81%) Internet
9 5 (23.81%) Information Security
9 5 (23.81%) Change Management
9 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
9 5 (23.81%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) Acrobat

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Acrobat
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) WebEx
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Server Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Information Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Statistics
4 4 (19.05%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) People Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCPD
3 2 (9.52%) MCSD
4 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ACDT
4 1 (4.76%) ACHDS
4 1 (4.76%) ACTC
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) MCDST
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCSM
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
1 9 (42.86%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (19.05%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe
3 4 (19.05%) Bomgar
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) MobileIron
3 4 (19.05%) Peregrine
3 4 (19.05%) Remedy
3 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) Apple