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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.29% 2.58% 5.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.16% 9.50% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 28
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
128 179 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.54% 27.12% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 147 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.10% -3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) MCSE
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (48.15%) MCSA
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) Symantec
7 10 (37.04%) C#
7 10 (37.04%) .NET
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 10 (37.04%) MCITP
7 10 (37.04%) vSphere
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
9 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (29.63%) Sophos
9 8 (29.63%) WSUS
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 6 (22.22%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 6 (22.22%) MCP
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco
11 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Server Support
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Server Support Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Server Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Server Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Support Team Leader
3 8 (29.63%) Team Leader
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Support Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) XSLT
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
4 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) CSS3
6 3 (11.11%) LESS
7 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.70%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) MCSE
2 13 (48.15%) MCSA
3 10 (37.04%) MCITP
4 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (22.22%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) vSphere
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
1 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
1 8 (29.63%) WSUS
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Symantec
4 8 (29.63%) Sophos
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
8 1 (3.70%) Google
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