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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 59 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.25% 5.13% 5.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.88% 14.72% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
330 360 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.36% 34.82% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 294 314 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 31 £40,000 -
Salisbury - 12 £100,000 - 1
Melksham - 3 £27,000 -
Chippenham -28 2 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Corsham - 2 £55,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 74 (73.27%) Microsoft
2 48 (47.52%) ITIL
3 47 (46.53%) Windows
4 43 (42.57%) MCP
5 39 (38.61%) MCSE
6 33 (32.67%) .NET
7 32 (31.68%) SQL Server
7 32 (31.68%) Firewall
7 32 (31.68%) VMware
8 30 (29.70%) C#
8 30 (29.70%) Active Directory
9 28 (27.72%) ASP.NET
9 28 (27.72%) Cisco
10 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
11 24 (23.76%) PRINCE2
12 23 (22.77%) SQL
12 23 (22.77%) MCSA
12 23 (22.77%) TCP/IP
12 23 (22.77%) MVC
13 21 (20.79%) HTML
13 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
13 21 (20.79%) CSS
13 21 (20.79%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (18.81%) DNS
16 18 (17.82%) DHCP
16 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
17 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
3 11 (10.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (10.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.93%) IIS
5 7 (6.93%) Lync
6 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
1 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.68%) Firewall
2 23 (22.77%) TCP/IP
3 19 (18.81%) DNS
4 18 (17.82%) DHCP
5 12 (11.88%) Ethernet
6 11 (10.89%) VPN
6 11 (10.89%) SAN
7 9 (8.91%) Wireless
7 9 (8.91%) LAN
8 7 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (5.94%) VoIP
9 6 (5.94%) WAN
10 5 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (3.96%) Multicast
12 3 (2.97%) SNMP
13 2 (1.98%) WLAN
13 2 (1.98%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.98%) MPLS
13 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.98%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.72%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.85%) Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Applications Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Service Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Operations Manager
6 9 (8.91%) Security Manager
6 9 (8.91%) Security Operations Manager
7 8 (7.92%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.94%) IT Support
9 6 (5.94%) Consultant
9 6 (5.94%) Server Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.67%) .NET
2 28 (27.72%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.79%) CSS
3 21 (20.79%) HTML
4 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
6 12 (11.88%) jQuery
7 11 (10.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (6.93%) LINQ
9 5 (4.95%) HTML5
9 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.95%) Ajax
10 4 (3.96%) Web Services
11 3 (2.97%) CSS3
12 2 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.98%) WinForms
13 1 (0.99%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.95%) PDA
6 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.97%) Clustering
6 3 (2.97%) iPhone
6 3 (2.97%) iPad
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
7 2 (1.98%) Physics
7 2 (1.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (46.53%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.87%) Linux
5 12 (11.88%) Windows 7
6 8 (7.92%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.95%) Solaris
9 3 (2.97%) UNIX
9 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) ITIL
2 24 (23.76%) PRINCE2
3 23 (22.77%) MVC
4 14 (13.86%) SIEM
5 11 (10.89%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.90%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.92%) Security Testing
7 8 (7.92%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (6.93%) Time Management
8 7 (6.93%) Project Management
8 7 (6.93%) CAD
9 6 (5.94%) Security Management
9 6 (5.94%) TDD
9 6 (5.94%) Information Security
10 5 (4.95%) Coaching
10 5 (4.95%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.70%) C#
2 23 (22.77%) SQL
3 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
7 2 (1.98%) Java
7 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (42.57%) MCP
2 39 (38.61%) MCSE
3 23 (22.77%) MCSA
4 21 (20.79%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
6 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
7 14 (13.86%) CCNA
7 14 (13.86%) CISSP
8 12 (11.88%) CHFI
9 11 (10.89%) MCPD
10 10 (9.90%) Degree
11 9 (8.91%) CCNP
12 7 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (6.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (4.95%) MCTS
14 4 (3.96%) MCITP
14 4 (3.96%) MCDST
15 3 (2.97%) SSCP
16 2 (1.98%) CCVP
16 2 (1.98%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (29.70%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.91%) MetaFrame
4 9 (8.91%) Terminal Services
5 7 (6.93%) UAG
6 6 (5.94%) XenApp
6 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.98%) vSphere
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.98%) Nmap
9 1 (0.99%) Xen
9 1 (0.99%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) SCCM
2 11 (10.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.94%) SCOM
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.97%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.97%) Netcool
6 2 (1.98%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.98%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.98%) SCSM
6 2 (1.98%) Nessus
7 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 74 (73.27%) Microsoft
2 32 (31.68%) VMware
3 28 (27.72%) Cisco
4 16 (15.84%) Citrix
4 16 (15.84%) HP
5 11 (10.89%) CheckPoint
5 11 (10.89%) Symantec
5 11 (10.89%) Avaya
6 10 (9.90%) Dell
7 9 (8.91%) Apple
7 9 (8.91%) SonicWALL
8 7 (6.93%) Juniper
9 5 (4.95%) IBM
10 4 (3.96%) Oracle
10 4 (3.96%) Sophos
11 3 (2.97%) Sun
12 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.98%) Sage
12 2 (1.98%) McAfee
12 2 (1.98%) Polycom
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits/ Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago