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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.81% 2.99% 4.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.36% 13.16% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 23
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
132 114 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.72% 22.71% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 112
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £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 1 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) MCP
3 18 (43.90%) ITIL
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) MCSE
6 14 (34.15%) Cisco
6 14 (34.15%) Firewall
6 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (31.71%) Windows
8 12 (29.27%) MCSA
8 12 (29.27%) .NET
8 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
9 10 (24.39%) MVC
9 10 (24.39%) C#
10 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (21.95%) HTML
10 9 (21.95%) SQL
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) CSS
11 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
11 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
12 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
12 7 (17.07%) CCNP
12 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
12 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
12 7 (17.07%) SIEM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.76%) Wireless
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) MPLS
4 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.88%) SNMP
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Operations Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) XML
4 5 (12.20%) XSLT
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.20%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Ajax
6 3 (7.32%) LESS
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Statistics
2 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
3 7 (17.07%) SIEM
3 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Security Management
5 5 (12.20%) Coaching
6 4 (9.76%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.88%) Network Management
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.88%) Change Control
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) MCP
2 15 (36.59%) MCSE
3 12 (29.27%) MCSA
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (17.07%) CCNP
7 5 (12.20%) CISSP
7 5 (12.20%) CHFI
8 4 (9.76%) CCNA
9 2 (4.88%) MCITP
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) Nessus
2 2 (4.88%) Nmap
2 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
4 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.76%) McAfee
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Acronis
7 2 (4.88%) Polycom
7 2 (4.88%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) Avaya
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) Sun
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago