The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 59 29
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 53 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.84% 3.42% 6.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.97% 13.26% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 56
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £25,000 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £59,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
354 264 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.30% 25.81% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 231 238 262
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wiltshire region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +3 13 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Malmesbury - 7 £30,000 -
Salisbury - 4 £38,500 - 3
Chippenham +6 3 £22,500 -62.50%
Trowbridge - 3 £30,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 78 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.55%) ITIL
3 46 (41.82%) Windows
4 44 (40.00%) MCSE
5 37 (33.64%) MCP
6 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
6 32 (29.09%) SQL
6 32 (29.09%) .NET
6 32 (29.09%) Cisco
7 31 (28.18%) MCSA
7 31 (28.18%) MS Excel
8 29 (26.36%) C#
8 29 (26.36%) HTML
8 29 (26.36%) CSS
8 29 (26.36%) MVC
9 28 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (24.55%) Firewall
11 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET
12 25 (22.73%) SharePoint
12 25 (22.73%) PRINCE2
12 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
13 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
13 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
13 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
14 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (20.00%) CCNA
14 22 (20.00%) LAN
15 21 (19.09%) VMware
15 21 (19.09%) Entity Framework
15 21 (19.09%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (10.91%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.55%) IIS
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.73%) Lync
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (28.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Project
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) IaaS
2 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.55%) Firewall
2 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
3 22 (20.00%) LAN
4 16 (14.55%) WAN
5 15 (13.64%) DNS
6 14 (12.73%) MPLS
6 14 (12.73%) VPN
7 13 (11.82%) WLAN
7 13 (11.82%) DHCP
8 11 (10.00%) Wireless
9 8 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.45%) VoIP
11 5 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.64%) SAN
12 4 (3.64%) Internet
13 3 (2.73%) DPNSS
13 3 (2.73%) QSIG
13 3 (2.73%) SNMP
13 3 (2.73%) ISDN
13 3 (2.73%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.82%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.91%) MSI
General
1 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Analyst
3 18 (16.36%) Applications Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Team Leader
5 11 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Security Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
6 10 (9.09%) Consultant
6 10 (9.09%) Operations Manager
7 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.09%) .NET
2 29 (26.36%) CSS
2 29 (26.36%) HTML
3 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET
4 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (19.09%) Entity Framework
5 21 (19.09%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.27%) jQuery
7 6 (5.45%) LINQ
8 4 (3.64%) HTML5
8 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.64%) CSS3
8 4 (3.64%) Ajax
9 3 (2.73%) XML
9 3 (2.73%) XSLT
9 3 (2.73%) LESS
9 3 (2.73%) WCF
10 1 (0.91%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.73%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.82%) Statistics
6 2 (1.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.91%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.82%) Windows
2 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.36%) Windows 8
6 6 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.45%) Linux
7 3 (2.73%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.73%) Solaris
7 3 (2.73%) UNIX
7 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.55%) ITIL
2 29 (26.36%) MVC
3 25 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 18 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.36%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (16.36%) SIEM
5 14 (12.73%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (7.27%) Security Management
7 8 (7.27%) Security Testing
8 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.36%) Information Security
8 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.45%) Project Management
10 5 (4.55%) Coaching
11 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.64%) Data Security
11 4 (3.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (3.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.09%) SQL
2 29 (26.36%) C#
3 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.64%) Java
5 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (40.00%) MCSE
2 37 (33.64%) MCP
3 31 (28.18%) MCSA
4 28 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
5 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
6 22 (20.00%) CCNA
7 18 (16.36%) MCPD
8 16 (14.55%) CHFI
8 16 (14.55%) CISSP
9 10 (9.09%) CCNP
10 8 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (5.45%) MCTS
11 6 (5.45%) MCITP
12 5 (4.55%) Degree
13 4 (3.64%) SSCP
14 2 (1.82%) ISEB
14 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.91%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) Hyper-V
3 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.64%) XenApp
5 2 (1.82%) vSphere
5 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) SCCM
2 3 (2.73%) SCOM
2 3 (2.73%) WSUS
2 3 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.73%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.82%) Nessus
3 2 (1.82%) Nmap
4 1 (0.91%) Netcool
4 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.09%) Cisco
3 21 (19.09%) VMware
4 12 (10.91%) Juniper
5 9 (8.18%) McAfee
6 8 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.36%) HP
8 6 (5.45%) Avaya
9 5 (4.55%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.64%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.64%) NetApp
10 4 (3.64%) Citrix
11 3 (2.73%) Adobe
11 3 (2.73%) Sun
11 3 (2.73%) Siemens
11 3 (2.73%) Polycom
12 2 (1.82%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.82%) Acronis
12 2 (1.82%) Nintex
12 2 (1.82%) Symantec
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago