Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 59 61
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.94% 1.69% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.99% 7.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 11
Swindon median annual salary £46,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.54% -7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £20,250 £29,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,625 £55,000 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -14.63%

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 229 150 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 27.72% 23.08% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 169 122 171
Swindon median annual salary £38,173 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.57% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,300 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £70,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) MCSE
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 8 (50.00%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (50.00%) Break/Fix
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (43.75%) Symantec
6 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) MCP
7 6 (37.50%) Legal
7 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) SLA
8 5 (31.25%) Service Management
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Wyse
9 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) MSI
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) VB
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix
9 4 (25.00%) CCA

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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Azure Functions
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (25.00%) Skype
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) DSL
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Legal
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Automotive
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Packager
2 3 (18.75%) Deskside Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support
2 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Applications Packager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Packager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 8 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) Application Discovery
5 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
5 4 (25.00%) System Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Tech Ops
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) CCA
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) MCDST
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) MCSA
6 1 (6.25%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Symantec
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 4 (25.00%) Wyse
4 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Lotus
4 3 (18.75%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) VMware