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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 77 65
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 38 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.99% 2.64% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.78% 7.56% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 60
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,400 £26,125
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +1.38%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 657 648 777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.34% 34.97% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 467 538 645
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 30 £40,000 +23.07%
Peterborough 0 7 £32,500 -16.12% 4
Microsoft Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 65 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 53 (70.67%) Windows
3 36 (48.00%) MCSE
4 31 (41.33%) MCP
5 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
5 26 (34.67%) Office 365
6 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 23 (30.67%) Hyper-V
7 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (30.67%) MCSA
8 21 (28.00%) C++
8 21 (28.00%) HTML
8 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 21 (28.00%) VMware
8 21 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
8 21 (28.00%) Degree
8 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 21 (28.00%) Android
8 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
9 20 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 20 (26.67%) SQL
10 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (25.33%) AngularJS
10 19 (25.33%) HTML5
11 18 (24.00%) Java
11 18 (24.00%) SQL Server

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 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) Office 365
2 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) DHCP
1 10 (13.33%) DNS
2 9 (12.00%) Firewall
3 8 (10.67%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) LDAP
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) LAN
6 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.67%) Skype
6 2 (2.67%) WAN
7 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.33%) VLAN
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Automotive
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Software Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Consultant
3 8 (10.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Technical Support
4 7 (9.33%) Developer
4 7 (9.33%) IT Support
4 7 (9.33%) Junior
5 6 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Support Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) HTML
2 19 (25.33%) AngularJS
2 19 (25.33%) HTML5
3 17 (22.67%) Angular 2
4 10 (13.33%) .NET
4 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (13.33%) jQuery
4 10 (13.33%) MFC
5 9 (12.00%) CSS
6 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.00%) Clustering
5 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) BYOD
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) Pocket PC
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (70.67%) Windows
2 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (28.00%) Android
3 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.00%) Linux
6 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 15 (20.00%) ITIL
4 11 (14.67%) Mobile Development
5 10 (13.33%) Presales
6 9 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (10.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 5 (6.67%) Line Management
10 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
11 3 (4.00%) Web Development
12 2 (2.67%) Logistics
12 2 (2.67%) Network Management
12 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
13 1 (1.33%) Asset Management
13 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (1.33%) Information Security
13 1 (1.33%) Information Security Management
13 1 (1.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) C++
1 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (26.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) Java
4 10 (13.33%) C#
5 9 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) MCSE
2 31 (41.33%) MCP
3 23 (30.67%) MCSA
4 21 (28.00%) Degree
5 20 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (12.00%) MCITP
7 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (6.67%) LPIC
8 5 (6.67%) RHCE
9 3 (4.00%) CCNA
9 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.00%) RHCSA
9 3 (4.00%) VTSP
10 2 (2.67%) CCNP
10 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.33%) CCENT
11 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.67%) Hyper-V
3 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) Cisco
5 9 (12.00%) Veeam
6 3 (4.00%) Pegasus
6 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.67%) AppSense
7 2 (2.67%) F5
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) 3Com
8 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.33%) CommVault
8 1 (1.33%) Draytek
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.33%) ZyXEL
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