The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 43 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.50% 1.38% 7.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 6.52% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £44,261 £32,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.31% -20.98%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
85 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 42.50% 21.10% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 79 43 21
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) CCA
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCA
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds