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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.84% 2.53% -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.51% 13.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Median salary £29,250 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.13% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +5.71%  

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 41 58 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 14.54% 18.35% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 93
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Peterborough over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (76.47%) MCSE
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) MCP
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
9 5 (29.41%) Presales
9 5 (29.41%) XenApp
9 5 (29.41%) Office 365
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco
9 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 5 (29.41%) AppSense
10 4 (23.53%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) ITIL
10 4 (23.53%) MCSA
10 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 4 (23.53%) Project Management
10 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
10 4 (23.53%) VCAP
10 4 (23.53%) Veeam
10 4 (23.53%) VCDX
10 4 (23.53%) Business Development
10 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
1 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
5 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Presales
2 4 (23.53%) Business Development
2 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) MCSE
2 9 (52.94%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSA
3 4 (23.53%) VCAP
3 4 (23.53%) VCDX
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (17.65%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CCENT
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
5 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 3 (17.65%) XenServer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) AppSense
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Veeam
6 3 (17.65%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) 3Com
7 2 (11.76%) Draytek
7 2 (11.76%) NETGEAR
7 2 (11.76%) ZyXEL
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) CommVault
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago