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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South West / Somerset
Rank 61 31 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.77% 7.69% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.13% 24.48% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 6
Median salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +11.32%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
123 192 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.77% 31.42% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 93 171 119
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 5 - -
Bath +1 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
Taunton - 1 £32,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
1 20 (64.52%) MCSE
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) ITIL
3 17 (54.84%) PRINCE2
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) Degree
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 15 (48.39%) CCNA
5 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) VPN
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 14 (45.16%) Linux
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
7 13 (41.94%) Apache
7 13 (41.94%) Oracle
7 13 (41.94%) EMC
7 13 (41.94%) SAN
8 12 (38.71%) Citrix
8 12 (38.71%) Software AG
8 12 (38.71%) EMC Certification
8 12 (38.71%) IBM
8 12 (38.71%) DNS
8 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (38.71%) Middleware
8 12 (38.71%) Identity Management
8 12 (38.71%) IIS
8 12 (38.71%) Tomcat

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 13 (41.94%) Apache
2 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (38.71%) IIS
2 12 (38.71%) JBoss
2 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (38.71%) IaaS
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (38.71%) PaaS
1 12 (38.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) VPN
2 13 (41.94%) SAN
3 12 (38.71%) DHCP
3 12 (38.71%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) Intranet
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) Skype
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (38.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Cloud Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) DBA
4 6 (19.35%) SQL DBA
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Junior DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Senior IT Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Middleware
2 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
1 12 (38.71%) Hybrid Cloud
1 12 (38.71%) Public Cloud
1 12 (38.71%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) PRINCE2
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 12 (38.71%) Identity Management
3 12 (38.71%) ITIL V3
3 12 (38.71%) Line Management
3 12 (38.71%) Load Balancing
3 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
3 12 (38.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
3 12 (38.71%) Wealth Management
4 6 (19.35%) ERP
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) Kanban
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) MCSE
2 17 (54.84%) Degree
3 15 (48.39%) CCNA
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (38.71%) EMC Certification
5 11 (35.48%) MCSA
6 7 (22.58%) MCSD
7 1 (3.23%) CCENT
7 1 (3.23%) MCITP
7 1 (3.23%) MCP
7 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.23%) Postfix
4 1 (3.23%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) AirWatch
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
4 13 (41.94%) EMC
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 12 (38.71%) Citrix
5 12 (38.71%) IBM
5 12 (38.71%) Software AG
6 6 (19.35%) Sage
7 2 (6.45%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
8 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas
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