Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 168 123
Rank change year-on-year +40 -45 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.60% 0.61% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 1.50% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 40
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +87.50% -22.22%
10th Percentile £39,450 £43,250 £25,045
90th Percentile £59,500 £56,250 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +29.23% -13.33%

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 580 1,396 1,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 31.89% 40.51% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 407 983 876
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%

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 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) MCSA
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (36.36%) Information Management
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (36.36%) ITSM
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Adobe
6 4 (36.36%) Peregrine
6 4 (36.36%) Acrobat
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (36.36%) Remedy
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
6 4 (36.36%) MCSE
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MCP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel

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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (36.36%) Acrobat
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) WebEx
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) ITSM
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCSA
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) Bomgar
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) MobileIron
1 4 (36.36%) Peregrine
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
2 2 (18.18%) VMware