The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 68 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.90% 3.18% 4.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 8.82% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 23
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
145 238 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.87% 36.01% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 114 219 113
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,154 £25,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
South West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 3 £35,000 - 3
Bath -13 1 £21,500 -33.84% 3
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) MCSD
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) MCP
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) RAD
6 5 (29.41%) TickIT
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) MCSE
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) MCITP
9 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) MSTest
2 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (11.76%) Moq
General
1 1 (5.88%) Front Office
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) Development Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) .NET Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) WinForms
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
3 2 (11.76%) Spring.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (11.76%) Ninject
3 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) RAD
2 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) MVVM
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCSD
2 5 (29.41%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
4 3 (17.65%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) MCAD
5 2 (11.76%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (11.76%) MCTS
5 2 (11.76%) MCSA
5 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CNE
6 1 (5.88%) Novell Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CWNA
6 1 (5.88%) MCT
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
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