The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 28 53
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 59 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.33% 6.35% 3.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.26% 20.70% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 36
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
264 285 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.12% 30.68% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 237 266 344
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
South West

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Swindon -14 14 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Chippenham -28 3 £60,000 +55.84% 5
Corsham -6 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 56 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 53 (63.10%) Windows
4 48 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 38 (45.24%) .NET
6 33 (39.29%) SQL
7 30 (35.71%) C#
8 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET
9 26 (30.95%) SharePoint
9 26 (30.95%) MVC
9 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (29.76%) Ajax
11 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
12 21 (25.00%) HTML
13 20 (23.81%) ITIL
14 19 (22.62%) VB.NET
15 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
15 18 (21.43%) CSS
15 18 (21.43%) MCSE
15 18 (21.43%) VMware
15 18 (21.43%) Firewall
15 18 (21.43%) MCTS
15 18 (21.43%) MCITP
15 18 (21.43%) jQuery
16 16 (19.05%) MCP
16 16 (19.05%) MS Exchange
17 15 (17.86%) Cisco
17 15 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
18 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (30.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (10.71%) Lync
5 8 (9.52%) MS Project Server
6 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (5.95%) IIS
8 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.52%) MS Project
3 6 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Firewall
2 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.71%) Wireless
3 9 (10.71%) Intranet
3 9 (10.71%) DNS
4 8 (9.52%) DHCP
5 7 (8.33%) VPN
6 6 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 6 (7.14%) SAN
7 5 (5.95%) LDAP
7 5 (5.95%) LAN
7 5 (5.95%) WAN
7 5 (5.95%) Network Security
8 3 (3.57%) VoIP
8 3 (3.57%) Internet
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.19%) DB2
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) NUnit
1 8 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) MSTest
3 1 (1.19%) Moq
General
1 7 (8.33%) Retail
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Military
4 3 (3.57%) Local Government
4 3 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Architect
5 13 (15.48%) Programmer
5 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 13 (15.48%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (11.90%) SharePoint Architect
6 10 (11.90%) Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) IT Administrator
8 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.24%) .NET
2 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (29.76%) Ajax
5 21 (25.00%) HTML
6 18 (21.43%) CSS
6 18 (21.43%) jQuery
7 13 (15.48%) XSLT
8 8 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.52%) WCF
8 8 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (8.33%) MonoRail
9 7 (8.33%) NHibernate
10 5 (5.95%) Web Services
11 3 (3.57%) XML
11 3 (3.57%) Application Packaging
12 1 (1.19%) COM
12 1 (1.19%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) PDA
1 6 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.95%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.10%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (3.57%) Linux
7 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) UNIX
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) MVC
2 20 (23.81%) ITIL
3 15 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (11.90%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.71%) Workflow
6 9 (10.71%) Project Management
7 8 (9.52%) TDD
7 8 (9.52%) Change Control
7 8 (9.52%) Web Application Development
8 7 (8.33%) OO
8 7 (8.33%) Migration
9 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.14%) Time Management
9 6 (7.14%) CAD
10 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.76%) Network Design
11 4 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) SQL
2 30 (35.71%) C#
3 19 (22.62%) VB.NET
4 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.48%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.19%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) C++
6 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) MCSE
1 18 (21.43%) MCTS
1 18 (21.43%) MCITP
2 16 (19.05%) MCP
3 12 (14.29%) MCSD
4 9 (10.71%) Degree
5 8 (9.52%) MCAD
6 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (5.95%) CCNA
9 4 (4.76%) CITP
9 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.76%) CCNP
10 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.19%) MCSA
12 1 (1.19%) MCDBA
12 1 (1.19%) CISSP
12 1 (1.19%) CCDA
12 1 (1.19%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.52%) vSphere
4 6 (7.14%) UAG
4 6 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 6 (7.14%) MetaFrame
5 4 (4.76%) XenApp
6 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) SCCM
2 6 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.57%) Nagios
4 2 (2.38%) SCOM
4 2 (2.38%) Cacti
4 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.19%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.19%) SCSM
5 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) Cisco
4 14 (16.67%) Citrix
5 9 (10.71%) Apple
5 9 (10.71%) Symantec
5 9 (10.71%) HP
6 8 (9.52%) Dell
7 6 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 6 (7.14%) Avaya
8 3 (3.57%) Juniper
8 3 (3.57%) F5
8 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.57%) Capita
8 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.38%) Altiris
9 2 (2.38%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.38%) NetApp
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle
10 1 (1.19%) CA
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