The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.64% 1.37% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.93% 7.14% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 16
Median salary £40,750 £35,750 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.98% +24.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,200 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 112 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.07% 19.18% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 151 97 167
Median salary £39,500 £37,000 £29,712
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.75% +24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 20 £41,000 +12.32%
Street - 7 - -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 63 (88.73%) Microsoft
2 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 42 (59.15%) MCSE
3 36 (50.70%) ITIL
4 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (45.07%) Degree
5 32 (45.07%) SQL
6 28 (39.44%) PRINCE2
7 27 (38.03%) MCSD
8 26 (36.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
10 22 (30.99%) Windows
11 21 (29.58%) Mentoring
12 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (28.17%) MCSA
12 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (26.76%) Apache
13 19 (26.76%) Linux
13 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (25.35%) C#
15 17 (23.94%) VMware
15 17 (23.94%) DevOps
16 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
16 16 (22.54%) IIS
16 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
16 16 (22.54%) MCP
16 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
17 15 (21.13%) EMC
17 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (19.72%) PowerShell

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 19 (26.76%) Apache
2 16 (22.54%) IIS
3 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (16.90%) JBoss
3 12 (16.90%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.45%) CMS
5 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.63%) Drupal
6 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Sage 1000
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.90%) IaaS
2 12 (16.90%) PaaS
2 12 (16.90%) SaaS
3 9 (12.68%) GitHub
4 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) DHCP
1 13 (18.31%) DNS
1 13 (18.31%) VPN
2 12 (16.90%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) Firewall
4 3 (4.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.41%) Skype
5 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (36.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (12.68%) SSDT
6 7 (9.86%) OLAP
6 7 (9.86%) OLTP
7 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.41%) MySQL
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.45%) tSQLt
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.90%) Banking
2 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) DBA
2 19 (26.76%) SQL DBA
3 16 (22.54%) Team Leader
4 15 (21.13%) Development DBA
4 15 (21.13%) Technical Leader
5 13 (18.31%) Architect
5 13 (18.31%) Developer
5 13 (18.31%) Technical Team Leader
6 12 (16.90%) Cloud Architect
6 12 (16.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (14.08%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Development DBA
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
2 12 (16.90%) Middleware
3 9 (12.68%) CSS
3 9 (12.68%) HTML
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (4.23%) CSS3
4 3 (4.23%) HTML5
4 3 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.23%) Ninject
4 3 (4.23%) Node.js
4 3 (4.23%) WCF
5 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.82%) Ext JS
5 2 (2.82%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (16.90%) Public Cloud
2 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Linux
3 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) ITIL
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) PRINCE2
4 21 (29.58%) Mentoring
5 17 (23.94%) DevOps
6 13 (18.31%) Service Delivery
6 13 (18.31%) TOGAF
7 12 (16.90%) Identity Management
7 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
7 12 (16.90%) Line Management
7 12 (16.90%) Load Balancing
7 12 (16.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (16.90%) TDD
7 12 (16.90%) Wealth Management
8 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
9 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.68%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.45%) Kanban
10 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) SQL
2 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
3 18 (25.35%) C#
4 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.45%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) Java
8 3 (4.23%) VB
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (59.15%) MCSE
2 32 (45.07%) Degree
3 27 (38.03%) MCSD
4 20 (28.17%) MCSA
5 16 (22.54%) MCP
6 14 (19.72%) CCNA
6 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (16.90%) EMC Certification
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.41%) MCITP
9 1 (1.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.41%) Postfix
5 1 (1.41%) Squid
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (88.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 15 (21.13%) EMC
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco
5 13 (18.31%) Oracle
6 12 (16.90%) Citrix
6 12 (16.90%) IBM
6 12 (16.90%) Software AG
7 9 (12.68%) RedGate
8 3 (4.23%) NetApp
8 3 (4.23%) Sage
8 3 (4.23%) SAP
9 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) New Relic
9 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.41%) Dell
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.41%) Veritas