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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.10% 3.76% 3.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.60% 15.83% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 19
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -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
127 120 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.61% 23.76% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 109 109 82
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £66,150
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 27 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) MCP
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) MCSE
4 12 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (33.33%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
6 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) MCSA
7 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.22%) Firewall
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (16.67%) jQuery
11 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
11 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) Wireless
3 4 (11.11%) MPLS
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 2 (5.56%) WLAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
1 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Server Support
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.67%) XML
4 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.89%) XSLT
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.33%) LESS
8 2 (5.56%) CSS3
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) WCF
9 1 (2.78%) Web Services
9 1 (2.78%) Ext JS
9 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) SIEM
5 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) MVVM
6 2 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) MCP
2 14 (38.89%) MCSE
3 9 (25.00%) MCSA
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.11%) MCITP
7 3 (8.33%) CHFI
7 3 (8.33%) CISSP
7 3 (8.33%) CCNP
8 2 (5.56%) CCNA
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Symantec
5 4 (11.11%) McAfee
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Sophos
7 2 (5.56%) Polycom
7 2 (5.56%) Acronis
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago