Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 93 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -55 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 22 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.42% 1.71% 6.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 6.69% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 78
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -14.11% +0.62%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £30,473
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,000 £44,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,919
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.70% +8.34%

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 224 329 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.88% 25.54% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 197 243 331
Somerset median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +4 12 £33,500 -4.29% 2
Street +4 2 £35,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 8 (50.00%) MCSE
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) MCSA
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Python

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 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSD
4 1 (6.25%) CIPD
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCDST
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) VMware