Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 131 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 -36 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 66 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 1.81% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 4.33% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 79
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £40,000 £22,815 £19,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £47,100
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% +2.94%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,050 1,780 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.42% 41.93% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1,310 972
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £64,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -13 48 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cambridge +9 10 £62,500 +56.25% 11
Huntingdon -1 2 - - 1
Microsoft Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 58 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 52 (78.79%) MCSE
3 47 (71.21%) VMware
4 41 (62.12%) Risk Management
4 41 (62.12%) SSCP
4 41 (62.12%) Firewall
4 41 (62.12%) CCIE
4 41 (62.12%) CCSP
4 41 (62.12%) CCNP
4 41 (62.12%) Cisco
4 41 (62.12%) CISSP
4 41 (62.12%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (62.12%) RHCE
4 41 (62.12%) Red Hat
4 41 (62.12%) GCWN
4 41 (62.12%) Retail
4 41 (62.12%) RHCA
4 41 (62.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 41 (62.12%) ISSAP
4 41 (62.12%) ISSEP
4 41 (62.12%) VCDX
4 41 (62.12%) CSSLP
4 41 (62.12%) SIEM
4 41 (62.12%) VCAP
4 41 (62.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 41 (62.12%) SANS
4 41 (62.12%) Security Operations
4 41 (62.12%) Data Loss Prevention
4 41 (62.12%) Event Correlation
4 41 (62.12%) CCIE Security

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.06%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (62.12%) Firewall
2 26 (39.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 26 (39.39%) Wireshark
3 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
4 8 (12.12%) Internet
4 8 (12.12%) Wireless
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.03%) AMQP
6 2 (3.03%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Power BI
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (62.12%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) Architect
3 16 (24.24%) SIEM Analyst
3 16 (24.24%) SIEM Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) SOC Analyst
3 16 (24.24%) SOC Engineer
4 15 (22.73%) IT Architect
4 15 (22.73%) IT Security Architect
4 15 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 15 (22.73%) Service Architect
5 10 (15.15%) Security Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Security Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (39.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 26 (39.39%) Cyberthreat
2 26 (39.39%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 15 (22.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (12.12%) Client/Server
5 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Data Loss Prevention
1 41 (62.12%) Event Correlation
1 41 (62.12%) Risk Management
1 41 (62.12%) Security Operations
1 41 (62.12%) SIEM
2 26 (39.39%) Analytics
2 26 (39.39%) Computer Forensics
2 26 (39.39%) Cyber Intelligence
2 26 (39.39%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 26 (39.39%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (39.39%) Information Security
2 26 (39.39%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (39.39%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 26 (39.39%) Mentoring
2 26 (39.39%) Reverse Engineering
2 26 (39.39%) Threat Analysis
2 26 (39.39%) Threat Intelligence
2 26 (39.39%) Trend Analysis
2 26 (39.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 26 (39.39%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C#
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 52 (78.79%) MCSE
2 41 (62.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 41 (62.12%) CCIE
2 41 (62.12%) CCIE Security
2 41 (62.12%) CCNP
2 41 (62.12%) CCSP
2 41 (62.12%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (62.12%) CISSP
2 41 (62.12%) CSSLP
2 41 (62.12%) GCWN
2 41 (62.12%) ISSAP
2 41 (62.12%) ISSEP
2 41 (62.12%) RHCA
2 41 (62.12%) RHCE
2 41 (62.12%) SANS
2 41 (62.12%) SSCP
2 41 (62.12%) VCAP
2 41 (62.12%) VCDX
2 41 (62.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (18.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (39.39%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 47 (71.21%) VMware
3 41 (62.12%) Cisco
3 41 (62.12%) Red Hat
4 26 (39.39%) Splunk
4 26 (39.39%) Symantec
5 8 (12.12%) Apple
6 4 (6.06%) JD Edwards
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix
7 3 (4.55%) Zscaler