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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.47% 4.22% 6.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.51% 15.32% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 36
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
148 124 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.65% 27.56% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 106 115 140
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) MCP
2 22 (44.90%) MCSE
3 21 (42.86%) VMware
4 20 (40.82%) Windows
5 18 (36.73%) Cisco
5 18 (36.73%) Firewall
6 15 (30.61%) MCSA
7 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
9 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
10 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
11 10 (20.41%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
13 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
13 8 (16.33%) C#
13 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
14 7 (14.29%) MVC
14 7 (14.29%) CSS
14 7 (14.29%) HTML
14 7 (14.29%) IIS
14 7 (14.29%) Linux
14 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
1 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (12.24%) LAN
4 6 (12.24%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (10.20%) DNS
6 4 (8.16%) Wireless
6 4 (8.16%) VPN
6 4 (8.16%) MPLS
7 3 (6.12%) DHCP
7 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.12%) SNMP
7 3 (6.12%) SAN
7 3 (6.12%) Internet
8 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.08%) VoIP
8 2 (4.08%) WLAN
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.08%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Consultant
1 8 (16.33%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Security Operations Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Operations Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Active Directory Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.29%) CSS
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) Ajax
4 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.12%) HTML5
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.04%) CSS3
7 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Statistics
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Physics
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.29%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.12%) UNIX
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.29%) MVC
3 7 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 7 (14.29%) SIEM
3 7 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (10.20%) Coaching
4 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.20%) Security Management
5 4 (8.16%) BCP
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) Network Management
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.12%) Change Control
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) MCSE
1 22 (44.90%) MCP
2 15 (30.61%) MCSA
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (14.29%) CCNP
5 7 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (10.20%) CHFI
6 5 (10.20%) CISSP
7 3 (6.12%) Degree
8 2 (4.08%) MCTS
8 2 (4.08%) MCITP
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) CCDA
9 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.24%) XenApp
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.08%) Nmap
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
1 6 (12.24%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.08%) Nessus
3 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.08%) SCSM
4 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) VMware
3 18 (36.73%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.24%) HP
5 6 (12.24%) Citrix
6 4 (8.16%) McAfee
7 3 (6.12%) Juniper
7 3 (6.12%) Sun
8 2 (4.08%) Avaya
8 2 (4.08%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) Sage
8 2 (4.08%) Polycom
8 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
8 2 (4.08%) Acronis
9 1 (2.04%) BMC
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
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