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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 63 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.51% 3.43% 5.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.97% 10.19% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 46
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,823 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,700 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
251 373 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.45% 33.66% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 226 334 272
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +19 7 £32,500 -27.77%
Swindon -3 7 £30,000 -7.69%
Malmesbury -3 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Calne - 1 £21,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 45 (80.36%) Microsoft
3 37 (66.07%) MS Excel
4 31 (55.36%) Firewall
5 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
5 29 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 27 (48.21%) ITIL
8 26 (46.43%) MCSE
8 26 (46.43%) MCSA
8 26 (46.43%) CCNA
9 25 (44.64%) VMware
9 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
10 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
12 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
13 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (32.14%) WAN
14 17 (30.36%) Office 365
14 17 (30.36%) Driving Licence
14 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
15 16 (28.57%) DHCP
15 16 (28.57%) DNS
16 15 (26.79%) Cisco
16 15 (26.79%) LAN
16 15 (26.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
17 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (23.21%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.36%) IIS
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (66.07%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (55.36%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 18 (32.14%) WAN
4 16 (28.57%) DHCP
4 16 (28.57%) DNS
5 15 (26.79%) LAN
6 8 (14.29%) DMZ
6 8 (14.29%) FTP
6 8 (14.29%) HTTP
6 8 (14.29%) Network Security
6 8 (14.29%) SMTP
6 8 (14.29%) X.400
7 7 (12.50%) Wireless
8 5 (8.93%) DSL
8 5 (8.93%) Ethernet
8 5 (8.93%) SAN
8 5 (8.93%) VLAN
8 5 (8.93%) VPN
9 3 (5.36%) VoIP
9 3 (5.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) DTS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (3.57%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) IT Support
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Driving Licence
2 11 (19.64%) CESG
3 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.50%) Clustering
5 7 (12.50%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) iPhone
7 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
5 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (17.86%) Windows 8
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
8 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
2 8 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (10.71%) High Availability
3 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.93%) Migration
4 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.36%) Server Building
5 3 (5.36%) SIEM
6 2 (3.57%) Data Encryption
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.57%) Network Management
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (46.43%) CCNA
2 26 (46.43%) MCSA
2 26 (46.43%) MCSE
3 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
4 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 15 (26.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (16.07%) MCP
7 8 (14.29%) CEH
7 8 (14.29%) CISSP
7 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 8 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (14.29%) MCITP
8 6 (10.71%) CCNP
8 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.36%) CCIE
9 3 (5.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.57%) Degree
10 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
11 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.57%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.57%) UAG
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (44.64%) VMware
3 15 (26.79%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) Wyse
5 6 (10.71%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) Dell
7 4 (7.14%) Apple
8 3 (5.36%) Draytek
8 3 (5.36%) Juniper
8 3 (5.36%) ProCurve
8 3 (5.36%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.36%) Symantec
8 3 (5.36%) Veeam
8 3 (5.36%) Veritas
8 3 (5.36%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.36%) ZyXEL
9 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.57%) F5
9 2 (3.57%) Meru Networks
9 2 (3.57%) Riverbed