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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 42 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.38% 5.99% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.26% 19.27% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 13
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
190 192 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.70% 31.07% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 151 164 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 October 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (58.70%) MCSE
3 20 (43.48%) VMware
4 19 (41.30%) Windows
5 17 (36.96%) MCP
5 17 (36.96%) .NET
6 16 (34.78%) C#
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
8 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
10 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 10 (21.74%) MCSA
11 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (21.74%) Degree
12 9 (19.57%) jQuery
12 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
12 9 (19.57%) HTML
12 9 (19.57%) Firewall
12 9 (19.57%) MVC
13 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
14 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
14 7 (15.22%) CSS
14 7 (15.22%) CCNA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) VoIP
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) SNMP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) IPv6
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 4 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) jQuery
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
4 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.70%) Web Services
6 4 (8.70%) Ajax
7 3 (6.52%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) WinForms
9 1 (2.17%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Physics
3 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) MVC
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Network Design
6 3 (6.52%) Network Management
6 3 (6.52%) BCP
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) MOF
7 2 (4.35%) OOP
7 2 (4.35%) OO
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) Line Management
8 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) MCSE
2 17 (36.96%) MCP
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (21.74%) MCSA
4 10 (21.74%) Degree
5 7 (15.22%) CCNA
6 4 (8.70%) CCIE
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.70%) MCDST
7 3 (6.52%) CCDP
7 3 (6.52%) CISSP
7 3 (6.52%) CCSP
7 3 (6.52%) CCNP
7 3 (6.52%) CCIP
7 3 (6.52%) CCVP
7 3 (6.52%) CCSE
8 2 (4.35%) MCTS
9 1 (2.17%) MCITP
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.35%) vSphere
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
1 5 (10.87%) SCOM
2 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.35%) SCSM
3 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Symantec
6 4 (8.70%) Sophos
7 2 (4.35%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) Sage
7 2 (4.35%) Polycom
7 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) BMC
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago