Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 67 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.72% 1.17% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% 5.00% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 20
Swindon median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% +22.81% -28.75%
10th Percentile £19,250 £31,250 £17,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £45,025 £36,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% -18.75%

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 205 180 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 25.15% 23.50% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 165 143 201
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £72,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,864 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.91% +4.00% -1.32%

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (35.71%) Legal
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (35.71%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (35.71%) Break/Fix
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) CCA
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (21.43%) MCP
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) McAfee
6 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus

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 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DMZ
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HDInsight
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
3 2 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Deskside Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Deskside Support
3 3 (21.43%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Packager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Packager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Break/Fix
2 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Application Discovery
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Tech Ops
5 1 (7.14%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) CCA
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCDST
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) HDFS
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Ivanti
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 3 (21.43%) McAfee
3 3 (21.43%) Wyse
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) arcserve
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat