The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 41 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.64% 1.83% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.28% 7.59% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.12% -13.88%  
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 Peterborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 79 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 21.51% 24.09% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 52
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,500 £26,951
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Peterborough

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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (66.67%) Office 365
5 9 (60.00%) MCSE
5 9 (60.00%) MCSA
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (53.33%) MCP
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
7 7 (46.67%) Veeam
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco
7 7 (46.67%) Firewall
8 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
8 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (40.00%) SAN
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) DHCP
10 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (20.00%) VTSP
11 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (13.33%) XenApp

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Office 365
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Business Development
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Presales
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) MCSA
1 9 (60.00%) MCSE
2 8 (53.33%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) VTSP
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCENT
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) VCAP
5 1 (6.67%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) AppSense
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) 3Com
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) CommVault
6 1 (6.67%) Draytek
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR
6 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.67%) ZyXEL
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