The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.25% 3.25% 5.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.08% 13.82% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 29
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 123 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.09% 23.52% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 102 106
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Swindon region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 15 (51.72%) MCSE
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) MCSA
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) C#
7 10 (34.48%) .NET
8 9 (31.03%) MCP
8 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) Symantec
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) MCITP
8 9 (31.03%) vSphere
9 8 (27.59%) HTML
9 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (24.14%) Sophos
10 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
10 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
10 7 (24.14%) WSUS
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco
11 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) MPLS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Support Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Server Support
4 9 (31.03%) Server Support Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Server Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Server Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Team Leader
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) XSLT
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
4 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) LESS
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.45%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) MVVM
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) MCSE
2 12 (41.38%) MCSA
3 9 (31.03%) MCP
3 9 (31.03%) MCITP
4 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) vSphere
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
1 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
1 7 (24.14%) WSUS
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Symantec
4 7 (24.14%) Sophos
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.34%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 2 (6.90%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Google
Swindon, Wiltshire
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