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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.25% 4.96% 5.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.87% 13.46% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 55
Median salary £36,250 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £48,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
216 379 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.61% 36.83% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 335 287
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,823 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £62,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Swindon -17 6 £42,500 +23.18% 2
Chippenham +9 4 £38,000 -15.55%
Malmesbury - 4 £29,750 -
Salisbury -3 1 £37,500 +23.96%
Corsham - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
3 46 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 40 (57.97%) MS Exchange
4 40 (57.97%) Firewall
5 39 (56.52%) VMware
5 39 (56.52%) MCSE
5 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 39 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (53.62%) CCNA
6 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
7 35 (50.72%) MCSA
8 34 (49.28%) ITIL
9 32 (46.38%) SC Cleared
10 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (40.58%) Windows Server
13 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (37.68%) Driving Licence
15 24 (34.78%) WAN
16 23 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (31.88%) Office 365
18 21 (30.43%) Cisco
19 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
21 16 (23.19%) LAN
21 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
22 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
22 15 (21.74%) 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 40 (57.97%) MS Exchange
2 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.59%) IIS
5 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (57.97%) Firewall
2 24 (34.78%) WAN
3 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 16 (23.19%) LAN
5 14 (20.29%) DHCP
5 14 (20.29%) DNS
6 10 (14.49%) DSL
6 10 (14.49%) Ethernet
6 10 (14.49%) VPN
7 8 (11.59%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (11.59%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (11.59%) DMZ
7 8 (11.59%) FTP
7 8 (11.59%) HTTP
7 8 (11.59%) MPLS
7 8 (11.59%) Network Security
7 8 (11.59%) SMTP
7 8 (11.59%) SSL
7 8 (11.59%) VoIP
7 8 (11.59%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) DTS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (27.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Server Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 6 (8.70%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Driving Licence
2 14 (20.29%) CESG
3 11 (15.94%) Clustering
3 11 (15.94%) Replication
4 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) iPhone
5 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (40.58%) Windows Server
5 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 11 (15.94%) Windows 10
7 11 (15.94%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) ITIL
2 14 (20.29%) Problem Management
3 11 (15.94%) High Availability
4 10 (14.49%) Migration
5 8 (11.59%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
5 8 (11.59%) Protective Monitoring
5 8 (11.59%) Security Monitoring
5 8 (11.59%) Server Building
6 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Change Management
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.35%) Release Management
8 3 (4.35%) SIEM
9 2 (2.90%) Application Packaging
9 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.90%) Operations Management
9 2 (2.90%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
1 39 (56.52%) MCSE
2 37 (53.62%) CCNA
2 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
3 35 (50.72%) MCSA
4 32 (46.38%) SC Cleared
5 27 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (20.29%) MCP
7 13 (18.84%) MCITP
8 8 (11.59%) CCIE
8 8 (11.59%) CEH
8 8 (11.59%) CISSP
8 8 (11.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (11.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (10.14%) CCNP
10 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.90%) Degree
11 2 (2.90%) MCTS
12 1 (1.45%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) Terminal Services
4 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.90%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.90%) UAG
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
2 39 (56.52%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Cisco
4 13 (18.84%) Dell
4 13 (18.84%) Symantec
4 13 (18.84%) Veeam
5 12 (17.39%) HP
6 10 (14.49%) Wyse
7 8 (11.59%) Draytek
7 8 (11.59%) Juniper
7 8 (11.59%) ProCurve
7 8 (11.59%) SonicWALL
7 8 (11.59%) Veritas
7 8 (11.59%) WatchGuard
7 8 (11.59%) ZyXEL
8 4 (5.80%) Apple
9 2 (2.90%) Avaya
9 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
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