The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.79% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 45.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 35.09% 64.44% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 34
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Office 365
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) FTP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (10.00%) Sage
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) IT Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) IT Support
1 9 (90.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Sage