Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.05% 2.42% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 9.01% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 37
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -28.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £17,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,025 £36,250 £49,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +17.65%

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 233 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.20% 26.91% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 141 194 242
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £59,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% -5.00%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (37.50%) HNC
5 3 (37.50%) HND
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) XSL
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) H.323
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Softphone
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Ajax
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) HNC
3 3 (37.50%) HND
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) VMware