The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.61% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 2.22% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £32,500 £37,919 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +64.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bath
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 58 45 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 17.63% 16.01% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 80
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,800 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Bath

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Bath.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MCSD
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSD
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore