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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 37 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.02% 4.45% 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.42% 14.62% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 36
Average salary £27,250 £45,000 £34,286
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.44% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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
324 301 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.41% 30.43% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 278 256 452
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 £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 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 1 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 -16 21 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Chippenham -27 3 £32,000 -16.88% 1
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
Salisbury - 1 £24,750 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 39 (60.00%) Windows
3 28 (43.08%) MCSE
4 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
5 21 (32.31%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) .NET
6 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 19 (29.23%) Cisco
7 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (26.15%) Citrix
9 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
9 16 (24.62%) MCP
9 16 (24.62%) C#
10 15 (23.08%) Firewall
10 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
11 14 (21.54%) VMware
11 14 (21.54%) Apple
11 14 (21.54%) DNS
12 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 13 (20.00%) SQL
12 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (18.46%) Degree
13 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
13 12 (18.46%) DHCP
13 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
13 12 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (18.46%) HP
14 11 (16.92%) Dell

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (7.69%) IIS
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (6.15%) MS Project Server
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Project
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) DNS
3 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.46%) DHCP
5 11 (16.92%) Ethernet
5 11 (16.92%) VPN
6 7 (10.77%) Wireless
7 4 (6.15%) Intranet
7 4 (6.15%) VoIP
8 3 (4.62%) SAN
8 3 (4.62%) LAN
9 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.08%) WAN
10 1 (1.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Local Government
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
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 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.69%) IT Support
7 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.38%) HTML
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
5 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
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%) PDA
1 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.62%) iPhone
2 3 (4.62%) iPad
2 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.08%) Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (12.31%) MVC
3 7 (10.77%) CAD
3 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.23%) Network Design
4 6 (9.23%) Time Management
5 5 (7.69%) Network Management
5 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.15%) Workflow
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 4 (6.15%) Change Control
6 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.62%) TDD
8 2 (3.08%) Pair Programming
8 2 (3.08%) Scrum
8 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) C#
2 13 (20.00%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
4 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.62%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) MCSE
2 16 (24.62%) MCP
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (18.46%) Degree
4 8 (12.31%) MCSA
5 7 (10.77%) CCNA
5 7 (10.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (9.23%) MCITP
7 5 (7.69%) MCDST
7 5 (7.69%) MCTS
8 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.15%) CISSP
8 4 (6.15%) CCIE
8 4 (6.15%) CCNP
9 3 (4.62%) CCIP
9 3 (4.62%) CCSP
9 3 (4.62%) CCDP
9 3 (4.62%) CCVP
9 3 (4.62%) CCSE
10 2 (3.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.92%) MetaFrame
3 11 (16.92%) Terminal Services
4 7 (10.77%) UAG
5 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.15%) XenApp
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.62%) vSphere
8 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (15.38%) SCCM
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) Cisco
3 17 (26.15%) Citrix
4 14 (21.54%) Apple
4 14 (21.54%) VMware
5 12 (18.46%) HP
6 11 (16.92%) Dell
6 11 (16.92%) Avaya
6 11 (16.92%) Symantec
6 11 (16.92%) SonicWALL
7 4 (6.15%) Sophos
7 4 (6.15%) Juniper
8 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.62%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.08%) Polycom
9 2 (3.08%) Capita
9 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 2 (3.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.54%) EMC
Corsham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago