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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 34 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.98% 2.99% 4.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.85% 11.46% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 43
Average salary £41,250 £27,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.37% -39.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,878 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
384 323 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.63% 26.11% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 336 277 256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +6 15 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Chippenham +5 7 £44,261 +38.31%
Salisbury -14 5 £26,000 +5.05% 1
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 65 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 53 (58.89%) MCSE
3 44 (48.89%) Windows
4 31 (34.44%) Cisco
5 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 30 (33.33%) VMware
6 28 (31.11%) MS Excel
7 26 (28.89%) ITIL
8 24 (26.67%) MVC
8 24 (26.67%) .NET
8 24 (26.67%) C#
8 24 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (25.56%) CCNA
9 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
10 22 (24.44%) HTML
10 22 (24.44%) CSS
11 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
11 21 (23.33%) Firewall
12 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 20 (22.22%) SQL
13 19 (21.11%) LAN
13 19 (21.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (20.00%) MCSA
14 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 18 (20.00%) VPN
14 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (18.89%) Telecoms
15 17 (18.89%) WAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) Firewall
2 19 (21.11%) LAN
3 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (20.00%) VPN
4 17 (18.89%) WAN
5 16 (17.78%) WLAN
6 15 (16.67%) MPLS
7 13 (14.44%) Wireless
8 12 (13.33%) DNS
9 10 (11.11%) DHCP
10 5 (5.56%) VoIP
11 4 (4.44%) VLAN
12 3 (3.33%) Unified Communications
12 3 (3.33%) ISDN
12 3 (3.33%) DPNSS
12 3 (3.33%) QSIG
12 3 (3.33%) PBX
13 2 (2.22%) SAN
13 2 (2.22%) Spanning Tree
13 2 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 17 (18.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.89%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Team Leader
2 24 (26.67%) Developer
3 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Network Team Leader
5 14 (15.56%) Network Engineer
6 13 (14.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Server Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Server Support
7 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Server Support Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
9 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Applications Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Junior
11 5 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 22 (24.44%) CSS
2 22 (24.44%) HTML
3 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 12 (13.33%) jQuery
5 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (12.22%) HTML5
5 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
5 11 (12.22%) CSS3
5 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
5 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.67%) XML
7 5 (5.56%) XSLT
7 5 (5.56%) WCF
8 3 (3.33%) LESS
9 2 (2.22%) WPF
10 1 (1.11%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.44%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.33%) HP Storage
3 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.00%) Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) ITIL
2 24 (26.67%) MVC
3 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.78%) Data Protection
6 6 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.33%) Service Management
9 3 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.33%) Time Management
9 3 (3.33%) SDLC
9 3 (3.33%) Change Management
10 2 (2.22%) Security Management
10 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.22%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (2.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) C#
2 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (58.89%) MCSE
2 24 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (25.56%) CCNA
4 19 (21.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (20.00%) MCSA
6 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
7 15 (16.67%) MCP
8 14 (15.56%) MCITP
9 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
10 9 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (8.89%) CCA
11 8 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (6.67%) MCPD
13 3 (3.33%) MCDST
13 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.33%) CCNP
13 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
14 2 (2.22%) ISEB
14 2 (2.22%) CISSP
14 2 (2.22%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.22%) vSphere
4 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 10 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 10 (11.11%) WSUS
2 7 (7.78%) SCCM
3 3 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.44%) Cisco
3 30 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (16.67%) Juniper
5 11 (12.22%) HP
5 11 (12.22%) SonicWALL
6 10 (11.11%) Symantec
6 10 (11.11%) Sophos
7 9 (10.00%) Citrix
8 5 (5.56%) Dell
9 4 (4.44%) Avaya
9 4 (4.44%) McAfee
9 4 (4.44%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.44%) Google
10 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.33%) Siemens
11 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.11%) Apple
12 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000.0000 - £30000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago