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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 33 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.58% 2.54% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.30% 10.69% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 6
Median salary £41,000 £30,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.42% -22.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,919 £22,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,700 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
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
171 131 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.93% 23.73% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 110 125
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,600 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 24 May 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 +7 9 £40,000 +73.91% 4
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £42,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £38,750 -
Street - 2 - -
Taunton - 2 £46,250 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 25 (50.00%) MCSD
4 24 (48.00%) SQL
5 23 (46.00%) MCSE
5 23 (46.00%) Degree
6 21 (42.00%) C#
7 19 (38.00%) Apache
8 18 (36.00%) PHP
8 18 (36.00%) Visual Studio
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (32.00%) Linux
11 15 (30.00%) ITIL
12 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (26.00%) Unix
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
13 12 (24.00%) .NET
14 11 (22.00%) VB
14 11 (22.00%) Drupal
14 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
15 10 (20.00%) Finance
16 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
17 8 (16.00%) IIS
17 8 (16.00%) Citrix
17 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3

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 (38.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) Drupal
3 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (16.00%) IIS
5 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.00%) Node.js
8 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (4.00%) CMS
8 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) JBoss
8 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) VPN
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) Skype
3 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) OLTP
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) MorphX
3 1 (2.00%) tSQLt
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.00%) Electronics
4 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Team Leader
3 14 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) HTML
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (8.00%) CSS3
5 4 (8.00%) HTML5
5 4 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (8.00%) Ninject
5 4 (8.00%) WCF
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (6.00%) Ext JS
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware
8 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.00%) iPhone
3 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
5 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 13 (26.00%) Unix
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (14.00%) MVC
3 7 (14.00%) Wealth Management
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management
5 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.00%) DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 18 (36.00%) PHP
4 11 (22.00%) VB
5 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (12.00%) Java
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) MCSD
2 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 23 (46.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCDST
3 5 (10.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCP
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 5 (10.00%) Symantec
5 4 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 2 (4.00%) IBM
6 2 (4.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) Software AG
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Meraki
7 1 (2.00%) RedGate
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