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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 42 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.22% 4.53% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.41% 15.14% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 47
Average salary £32,250 £44,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.93% +27.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
368 317 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.22% 29.91% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 319 272 448
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 25 £32,500 -27.37% 4
Chippenham -25 3 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 39 (60.00%) Windows
3 31 (47.69%) MCSE
4 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
4 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
5 22 (33.85%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) MCP
6 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (29.23%) Cisco
8 18 (27.69%) .NET
8 18 (27.69%) VMware
9 17 (26.15%) Citrix
10 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
10 16 (24.62%) DNS
10 16 (24.62%) C#
10 16 (24.62%) Firewall
11 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (21.54%) DHCP
12 14 (21.54%) HP
12 14 (21.54%) Apple
13 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (18.46%) SCCM
14 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
14 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
14 12 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (16.92%) MetaFrame

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (13.85%) Lync
4 6 (9.23%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.08%) MS Project Server
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
1 16 (24.62%) DNS
1 16 (24.62%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) DHCP
3 11 (16.92%) Ethernet
3 11 (16.92%) VPN
4 7 (10.77%) Wireless
5 5 (7.69%) SAN
6 4 (6.15%) LAN
6 4 (6.15%) VoIP
7 2 (3.08%) Multicast
7 2 (3.08%) Intranet
7 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Service Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) IT Support
5 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.38%) HTML
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (12.31%) jQuery
6 6 (9.23%) Ajax
6 6 (9.23%) CSS
6 6 (9.23%) Web Services
7 4 (6.15%) XML
8 3 (4.62%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.08%) WinForms
10 1 (1.54%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
1 7 (10.77%) PDA
2 3 (4.62%) iPad
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) iPhone
3 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (4.62%) Solaris
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (12.31%) MVC
3 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.77%) CAD
3 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.23%) Time Management
5 4 (6.15%) Network Design
5 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.62%) TDD
6 3 (4.62%) Line Management
6 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.62%) Network Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Pair Programming
7 2 (3.08%) Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) C#
2 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.62%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) MCSE
2 20 (30.77%) MCP
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.38%) Degree
5 8 (12.31%) MCSA
5 8 (12.31%) CCNA
6 7 (10.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (9.23%) MCITP
8 5 (7.69%) MCDST
9 4 (6.15%) MCTS
9 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (6.15%) CCIE
10 3 (4.62%) CCSP
10 3 (4.62%) CCNP
10 3 (4.62%) CCIP
10 3 (4.62%) CCDP
10 3 (4.62%) CISSP
10 3 (4.62%) CCVP
10 3 (4.62%) CCSE
11 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.92%) MetaFrame
3 11 (16.92%) Terminal Services
4 7 (10.77%) UAG
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.69%) XenApp
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.08%) vSphere
9 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 11 (16.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.54%) Netcool
5 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) Cisco
3 18 (27.69%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) Citrix
5 14 (21.54%) HP
5 14 (21.54%) Apple
6 11 (16.92%) Dell
6 11 (16.92%) Avaya
6 11 (16.92%) Symantec
6 11 (16.92%) SonicWALL
7 5 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.15%) Sophos
8 4 (6.15%) Juniper
9 3 (4.62%) IBM
9 3 (4.62%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.08%) Polycom
10 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle
11 1 (1.54%) NetApp
11 1 (1.54%) EMC
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + 35days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago