The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chippenham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 1.12% 7.14% 5.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 26.09% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +43.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 23 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 21.91% 27.38% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 58
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MCSD
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CITP
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Capita
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSD
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Capita
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft