The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire / Chippenham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 3.48% 8.29% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.30% 20.83% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 Chippenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 72 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 37.39% 39.78% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 61
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,050 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham 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 Chippenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) MCSE
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Office 365
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) MCSA
6 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) MCSE
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CCA
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (9.09%) EMC Certification
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) MCTS
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM