Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 102 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -55 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 18 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.41% 1.34% 5.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.73% 5.28% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 69
Somerset median annual salary £31,750 £36,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.41% -11.59% +1.23%
10th Percentile £18,825 £26,400 £32,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +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 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 208 341 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.90% 25.41% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 177 248 297
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% +16.18%
10th Percentile £24,099 £25,925 £28,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £72,500 £52,350
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +16 6 £55,000 +69.23%
Frome - 5 £18,000 - 1
Street +2 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Yeovil -9 1 £27,500 - 2
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) SMTP
4 5 (35.71%) iPad
4 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
4 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
7 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (14.29%) Power BI
7 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (14.29%) Node.js
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 2 (14.29%) Serverless

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) SMTP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
1 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Analytics
1 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (14.29%) DevOps
1 2 (14.29%) Kanban
1 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
1 2 (14.29%) Microservices
1 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSD
4 1 (7.14%) CIPD
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos