Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 147 103
Rank change year-on-year +15 -44 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.60% 1.13% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.37% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 48
Cambridge median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +11.89% -4.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £22,950 £19,100
90th Percentile £72,750 £56,250 £46,900
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +6.67% -

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 572 1,522 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 28.42% 47.82% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 452 1,133 772
Cambridge median annual salary £50,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.78% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,675
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) MCSA
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) SLA
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) MCP
2 8 (66.67%) ACTC
2 8 (66.67%) ACHDS
2 8 (66.67%) ACDT
2 8 (66.67%) MCDST
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) MCSM
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 8 (66.67%) Server Management

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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 8 (66.67%) Server Management
2 8 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCSA
2 8 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) ACDT
2 8 (66.67%) ACHDS
2 8 (66.67%) ACTC
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (66.67%) MCDST
2 8 (66.67%) MCP
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) MCSM
2 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft