Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 46 70
Rank change year-on-year -31 +24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 49 89 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.90% 5.50% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.01% 18.54% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 39
Wiltshire median annual salary £36,500 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.05% +35.38% -9.72%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £42,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -7.70%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 612 480 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 36.17% 29.65% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 507 402 427
Wiltshire median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,037 £56,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Wiltshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. 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
Salisbury -16 17 £36,500 -18.89%
Swindon -16 16 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Malmesbury - 5 - -
Chippenham -16 2 £31,750 -9.16%
Tidworth - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 37 (75.51%) ITIL
3 21 (42.86%) MCSE
4 20 (40.82%) MCSA
4 20 (40.82%) Windows
5 19 (38.78%) SharePoint
6 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
7 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
7 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (26.53%) DevOps
9 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (22.45%) Integration Testing
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (22.45%) Test Strategy
10 11 (22.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 11 (22.45%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (22.45%) ISEB
10 11 (22.45%) Incident Management
10 11 (22.45%) ISTQB
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.41%) Scrum
11 10 (20.41%) Unified Process
11 10 (20.41%) Service Management
11 10 (20.41%) C#
11 10 (20.41%) DSDM
11 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.41%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) RAD

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 19 (38.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.33%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (12.24%) IBM Notes
4 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (12.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) Azure Functions
3 2 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.24%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) DSL
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.08%) WLAN
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
6 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) Skype
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) gulp
1 8 (16.33%) Jasmine
1 8 (16.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Desktop Support
3 8 (16.33%) Lead .NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Lead C# Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Deskside Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Deskside Support
4 6 (12.24%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Flex
2 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
2 8 (16.33%) REST
2 8 (16.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.24%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) DevOps
3 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (22.45%) Incident Management
4 11 (22.45%) Integration Testing
4 11 (22.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 11 (22.45%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (22.45%) Test Strategy
5 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.41%) DSDM
5 10 (20.41%) Functional Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (20.41%) OpenUP
5 10 (20.41%) RAD
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) Service Management
5 10 (20.41%) Unified Process
5 10 (20.41%) V-Model
5 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) C#
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) MCSE
2 20 (40.82%) MCSA
3 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
4 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) ISEB
5 11 (22.45%) ISTQB
6 8 (16.33%) MCP
6 8 (16.33%) MCPD
7 6 (12.24%) CCNA
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.20%) CEH
8 5 (10.20%) CHFI
8 5 (10.20%) CISSP
8 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
8 5 (10.20%) SSCP
9 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.04%) CCA
10 1 (2.04%) Degree
10 1 (2.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.12%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Symantec
3 6 (12.24%) Adobe
3 6 (12.24%) Lotus
3 6 (12.24%) McAfee
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.04%) Wyse