Microsoft Certification Jobs in the South West

Microsoft Certification
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 177 175 185
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 85 115 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.15% 1.54% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 3.90% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 84 100 68
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,000 £25,950
25th Percentile £30,750 £28,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.85% -8.89% +8.43%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,813 £53,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,931 £75,625
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +5.56%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,805 2,950 2,686
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 38.01% 39.54% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,839 1,299 1,362
10th Percentile £29,440 £28,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £38,037
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% - +2.04%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,225
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,520
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in the South West

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the South West.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the South West

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the South West over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the South West

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the South West region over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -5 24 £48,750 +2.63% 4
Somerset +13 18 £50,000 +78.57% 3
Gloucestershire +3 17 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Devon +7 12 £40,000 +26.98% 7
Wiltshire -10 9 £51,000 +5.15% 6
Dorset +15 5 £33,500 -20.71% 6
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Exchange
3 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Maximo
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (77.65%) Azure
2 36 (42.35%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (21.18%) Power Platform
4 10 (11.76%) OneDrive
5 9 (10.59%) Entra ID
6 5 (5.88%) WhatsApp
7 4 (4.71%) AWS
8 3 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (3.53%) Power Automate
9 2 (2.35%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (2.35%) Nutanix
9 2 (2.35%) Snowflake
10 1 (1.18%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (1.18%) Azure AKS
10 1 (1.18%) Azure Service Bus
10 1 (1.18%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) Firewall
2 16 (18.82%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (12.94%) Broadband
4 7 (8.24%) SAN
5 6 (7.06%) LAN
5 6 (7.06%) Wireless
6 5 (5.88%) DNS
7 4 (4.71%) NAS
8 3 (3.53%) Network Security
8 3 (3.53%) VoIP
8 3 (3.53%) VPN
8 3 (3.53%) WAN
9 2 (2.35%) DHCP
9 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.35%) VLAN
9 2 (2.35%) WLAN
10 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.18%) Power BI
3 13 (15.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (12.94%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.88%) GIS
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) Git
General
1 46 (54.12%) Social Skills
2 11 (12.94%) Legal
3 7 (8.24%) Finance
4 5 (5.88%) Law
5 4 (4.71%) Banking
5 4 (4.71%) Marketing
5 4 (4.71%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Retail
8 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.18%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) DBA
1 16 (18.82%) SQL DBA
2 15 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Consultant
3 10 (11.76%) Developer
4 9 (10.59%) 1st Line Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) IT Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) IT Support
5 8 (9.41%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Deskside Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Support Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.24%) .NET Core
3 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (7.06%) CSS
4 6 (7.06%) HTML
5 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.88%) Blazor
5 5 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (3.53%) OAuth
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.71%) iPhone
3 1 (1.18%) Cyber Threat
3 1 (1.18%) Cyberattack
3 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.18%) Replication
3 1 (1.18%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) VMS
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.71%) Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) ITIL
2 32 (37.65%) Customer Service
3 24 (28.24%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (18.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (16.47%) Service Management
7 13 (15.29%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (12.94%) Agile
9 11 (12.94%) High Availability
10 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.59%) Customer-Centricity
11 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
12 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (9.41%) ITSM
12 8 (9.41%) Migration
13 7 (8.24%) Design Patterns
13 7 (8.24%) MVC
14 6 (7.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 13 (15.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.76%) C#
3 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 1 (1.18%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) Python
6 1 (1.18%) Scala
6 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Degree
2 19 (22.35%) MCP
3 18 (21.18%) MCSE
4 15 (17.65%) MCSA
5 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
6 10 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (11.76%) DBS Check
7 9 (10.59%) CCNA
8 8 (9.41%) A+ Certification
8 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (9.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (9.41%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.88%) MCPD
11 4 (4.71%) CISSP
11 4 (4.71%) MCITP
12 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (3.53%) MCDST
12 3 (3.53%) VTSP
13 2 (2.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 25 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.35%) Docker
6 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.35%) XenApp
7 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (14.12%) SCCM
3 3 (3.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.18%) Terraform
5 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (95.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Citrix
4 6 (7.06%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) iManage
6 3 (3.53%) Acronis
6 3 (3.53%) Datto
6 3 (3.53%) Draytek
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) Aruba
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) Meraki
8 1 (1.18%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.18%) Sophos
8 1 (1.18%) Symantec
8 1 (1.18%) Veeam