Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 118 127
Rank change year-on-year -41 +9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 27 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.87% 1.66% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 3.77% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 34
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £28,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.21% -16.79% -14.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,050 £23,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,250 £53,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +29.23% -13.33% -6.25%

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 1,085 1,113 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.01% 43.91% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 781 801 774
Cambridge median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 24 (88.89%) ITIL
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) Finance
3 20 (74.07%) MCITP
4 19 (70.37%) SCCM
4 19 (70.37%) SCOM
4 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (70.37%) VMware
4 19 (70.37%) Banking
4 19 (70.37%) Hyper-V
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (70.37%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.93%) Office 365
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (14.81%) MCP
8 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000
8 4 (14.81%) MCSE
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
8 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
8 4 (14.81%) VPN

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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.81%) Acrobat
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
1 4 (14.81%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM Engineer
1 19 (70.37%) Windows Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Support
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) iPad
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000
4 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) ITIL
2 19 (70.37%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) Information Management
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Statistics
3 4 (14.81%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) People Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) MCITP
2 4 (14.81%) MCP
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCPD
3 2 (7.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (70.37%) Hyper-V
2 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM
1 19 (70.37%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (14.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe
3 4 (14.81%) Bomgar
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
3 4 (14.81%) Peregrine
3 4 (14.81%) Remedy
3 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow