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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.21% 1.58% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 6.49% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 24
Average salary £39,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,606 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
133 154 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.92% 24.37% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 121 125 214
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 2 £40,500 -
Bath +5 1 £18,500 -63.00%
Taunton -6 1 £38,000 -9.52%
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) MCSE
4 11 (45.83%) MCP
5 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) MCSA
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) CCNA
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 5 (20.83%) Scrum
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) DHCP
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) MCSD
9 5 (20.83%) C
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 5 (20.83%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DHCP
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MorphX
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Principal Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.33%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) XSL
6 2 (8.33%) XSLT
6 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) ITSM
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C
3 3 (12.50%) VB6
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (8.33%) X++
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) MCSE
2 11 (45.83%) MCP
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) MCSA
3 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.83%) MCSD
5 3 (12.50%) HND
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) CCA
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Xen
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.33%) Hyperic
2 1 (4.17%) Netcool
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago