Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 85 49
Rank change year-on-year -15 -36 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.13% 2.53% 4.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.32% 9.54% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 53
Somerset median annual salary £30,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.86% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,725 £25,750 £28,400
90th Percentile £41,500 £43,000 £44,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 263 325 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.16% 26.49% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 221 244 300
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,925 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Somerset

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -14 11 £30,000 -14.29% 2
Taunton +16 2 £34,250 +5.38% 1
Street 0 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) MCSE
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
5 6 (42.86%) People Management
6 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery Management
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Measurement
6 5 (35.71%) ITSM
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (21.43%) MCSA
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (21.43%) OneDrive
7 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) SQL

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Service Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ICT Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) People Management
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Measurement
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) MCDST
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
5 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat