Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 100 101
Rank change year-on-year -39 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 71 80 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.71% 2.31% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.37% 6.54% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 76 86
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £19,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £47,200 £46,900 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1623 1223 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.10% 35.33% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 953 1152
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -26 45 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Peterborough -7 9 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Huntingdon +6 7 £44,000 -1.12% 2
St Neots 0 1 £26,000 -30.67%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 43 (60.56%) Windows
3 37 (52.11%) MCP
4 34 (47.89%) Computer Science
5 32 (45.07%) Software Engineering
5 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
5 32 (45.07%) HTML
6 31 (43.66%) C++
7 30 (42.25%) Degree
7 30 (42.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 28 (39.44%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (38.03%) Java
10 25 (35.21%) Android
11 23 (32.39%) C#
12 22 (30.99%) .NET
12 22 (30.99%) Apple iOS
13 21 (29.58%) Office 365
13 21 (29.58%) MCSE
14 19 (26.76%) MFC
14 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
14 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
14 19 (26.76%) HTML5
14 19 (26.76%) jQuery
14 19 (26.76%) AngularJS
14 19 (26.76%) Mobile App
14 19 (26.76%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (25.35%) SQL
15 18 (25.35%) Objective-C
16 17 (23.94%) VMware
17 16 (22.54%) Angular 2

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 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Office 365
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.45%) OneDrive
4 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) DHCP
2 9 (12.68%) DNS
3 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.04%) VoIP
5 4 (5.63%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) Skype
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
6 3 (4.23%) NAS
6 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) Firewall
7 2 (2.82%) Internet
7 2 (2.82%) VPN
8 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Junior
8 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Server Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Support Specialist
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Support
9 4 (5.63%) IT Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Azure Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) HTML
2 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 19 (26.76%) AngularJS
3 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.76%) HTML5
3 19 (26.76%) jQuery
3 19 (26.76%) MFC
4 16 (22.54%) Angular 2
5 8 (11.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (47.89%) Computer Science
2 28 (39.44%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (26.76%) Mobile App
4 15 (21.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.41%) BYOD
6 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 43 (60.56%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Android
3 22 (30.99%) Apple iOS
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
6 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
7 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.41%) Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Unix
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Software Engineering
2 19 (26.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (16.90%) Mobile Development
4 11 (15.49%) Collaborative Working
4 11 (15.49%) ITIL
5 8 (11.27%) Creative Thinking
6 7 (9.86%) CRM
7 5 (7.04%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) Analytical Thinking
8 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.23%) Network Management
9 3 (4.23%) Presales
10 2 (2.82%) BCP
10 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.82%) PRINCE
10 2 (2.82%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
2 31 (43.66%) C++
3 27 (38.03%) Java
4 23 (32.39%) C#
5 18 (25.35%) Objective-C
5 18 (25.35%) SQL
6 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (52.11%) MCP
2 30 (42.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (42.25%) Degree
3 21 (29.58%) MCSE
4 13 (18.31%) MCSA
5 10 (14.08%) MCITP
6 7 (9.86%) CCNA
6 7 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.04%) A+ Certification
7 5 (7.04%) DBS Check
8 3 (4.23%) MCTS
9 2 (2.82%) CCNP
9 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.41%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.23%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) SCOM
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (7.04%) SCDPM
4 3 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.82%) WSUS
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 12 (16.90%) Citrix
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco
4 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.23%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Apple
6 2 (2.82%) Avaya
6 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.41%) AppSense
7 1 (1.41%) CommVault