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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 46 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.42% 4.90% 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 19.73% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 16
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
108 147 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.59% 24.83% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 94 131 93
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) MCSA
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 5 (33.33%) CCNA
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) VLAN
7 5 (33.33%) Office 365
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) MCP
9 3 (20.00%) LAN
9 3 (20.00%) WLAN
9 3 (20.00%) WAN
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (20.00%) MCITP
9 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DTS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (13.33%) BCP
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Encryption
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCSA
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Huawei
3 2 (13.33%) Meru Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Mitel
3 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus