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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 33 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 49 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.85% 7.78% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.26% 24.26% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 12
Median salary £35,000 £42,750 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +10.67%
UK excluding London median 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
151 202 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.29% 32.06% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 106 180 150
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Street -3 7 - -
Bath +3 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Taunton -2 1 £32,500 +54.76%
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (60.00%) MCSE
4 28 (56.00%) ITIL
5 24 (48.00%) PRINCE2
5 24 (48.00%) Degree
6 21 (42.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) MCSA
7 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 19 (38.00%) Windows
9 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
9 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (34.00%) VMware
10 17 (34.00%) CCNA
10 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (32.00%) VPN
11 16 (32.00%) Cisco
11 16 (32.00%) Linux
11 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
11 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (32.00%) Windows Server
12 15 (30.00%) DevOps
12 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (30.00%) Oracle
12 15 (30.00%) Apache
12 15 (30.00%) EMC

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 15 (30.00%) Apache
2 14 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (28.00%) IIS
2 14 (28.00%) JBoss
2 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) CMS
4 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (28.00%) IaaS
2 14 (28.00%) PaaS
2 14 (28.00%) SaaS
3 6 (12.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) VPN
2 15 (30.00%) SAN
3 14 (28.00%) DHCP
3 14 (28.00%) DNS
4 6 (12.00%) Intranet
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) Skype
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (12.00%) SSDT
5 4 (8.00%) OLAP
5 4 (8.00%) OLTP
6 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) tSQLt
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (28.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) DBA
2 16 (32.00%) SQL DBA
3 14 (28.00%) Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (18.00%) Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Development DBA
4 9 (18.00%) Technical Leader
5 7 (14.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (14.00%) Team Leader
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) IT Support
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) Junior DBA
8 2 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Middleware
2 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) React
5 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Data Centre
1 14 (28.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 14 (28.00%) Public Cloud
1 14 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) ITIL
2 24 (48.00%) PRINCE2
3 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.00%) DevOps
6 14 (28.00%) Identity Management
6 14 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 14 (28.00%) Line Management
6 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
6 14 (28.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 14 (28.00%) TOGAF
6 14 (28.00%) Wealth Management
7 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (12.00%) ERP
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) Web Development
10 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) MCSE
2 24 (48.00%) Degree
3 20 (40.00%) MCSA
4 17 (34.00%) CCNA
4 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (28.00%) EMC Certification
6 13 (26.00%) MCSD
7 10 (20.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.00%) CCENT
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.00%) Postfix
4 1 (2.00%) Squid
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Cisco
4 15 (30.00%) EMC
4 15 (30.00%) Oracle
5 14 (28.00%) Citrix
5 14 (28.00%) IBM
5 14 (28.00%) Software AG
6 6 (12.00%) RedGate
6 6 (12.00%) Sage
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) New Relic
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas