The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.54% 3.44% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 10.92% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £38,600 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Qualifications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 119 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 24.62% 31.48% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 68 97 91
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bath

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bath region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bath

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 12 (75.00%) MCSE
2 11 (68.75%) MCP
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (37.50%) MCSA
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) HND
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Multicast
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) MCSE
2 11 (68.75%) MCP
3 6 (37.50%) MCSA
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) HND
6 2 (12.50%) MCSD
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (12.50%) Xen
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (12.50%) Hyperic
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam