Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 37 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 85 98 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.46% 5.70% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.43% 15.41% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 85
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% -19.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £18,500 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,250 £58,750
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +7.14%

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 551 636 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.41% 37.02% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 469 547 613
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,756 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,298 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 0 39 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Corsham +2 14 £20,000 -25.93%
Swindon -5 9 £42,500 +49.12%
Chippenham -12 7 £28,250 -19.29% 2
Trowbridge - 7 - -
Devizes - 1 £44,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 66 (77.65%) Microsoft
2 62 (72.94%) Security Cleared
3 59 (69.41%) ITIL
4 53 (62.35%) SC Cleared
5 35 (41.18%) MCSE
6 30 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 29 (34.12%) MCSA
7 29 (34.12%) SharePoint
8 28 (32.94%) Windows
9 26 (30.59%) C#
9 26 (30.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (29.41%) .NET
11 23 (27.06%) MVC
12 22 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (23.53%) REST
13 20 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 18 (21.18%) SQL
14 18 (21.18%) CCNA
14 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
15 17 (20.00%) Degree
15 17 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (18.82%) DevOps
16 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
16 16 (18.82%) MCPD
16 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
17 14 (16.47%) HTML

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 29 (34.12%) SharePoint
2 17 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Maximo
2 6 (7.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) DHCP
1 9 (10.59%) DNS
1 9 (10.59%) FTP
1 9 (10.59%) HTTP
1 9 (10.59%) SMTP
1 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.59%) X.400
2 7 (8.24%) LAN
2 7 (8.24%) WAN
3 5 (5.88%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) VoIP
5 3 (3.53%) Internet
6 2 (2.35%) Network Security
7 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.18%) H.323
7 1 (1.18%) Skype
7 1 (1.18%) Softphone
7 1 (1.18%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (30.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.76%) gulp
2 10 (11.76%) Jasmine
2 10 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) TestRail
General
1 4 (4.71%) Military
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Analyst
2 21 (24.71%) Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Support Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) IT Support
5 11 (12.94%) Applications Developer
5 11 (12.94%) IT Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Lead Developer
6 9 (10.59%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Data Centre Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) ICT Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) .NET
2 20 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 20 (23.53%) REST
3 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
3 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
3 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (16.47%) HTML
5 10 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 10 (11.76%) Swagger
6 9 (10.59%) CSS
7 8 (9.41%) HTML5
8 5 (5.88%) Apache Flex
9 3 (3.53%) Ajax
9 3 (3.53%) CSS3
9 3 (3.53%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) XML
9 3 (3.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.59%) CESG
4 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.41%) Driving Licence
5 7 (8.24%) CMDB
5 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.94%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (69.41%) ITIL
2 23 (27.06%) MVC
3 22 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (18.82%) DevOps
5 12 (14.12%) Process Improvement
6 11 (12.94%) Test Scripting
6 11 (12.94%) TOGAF
6 11 (12.94%) UML
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.76%) BDD
7 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (11.76%) Release Management
7 10 (11.76%) TDD
8 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.59%) Manual Testing
8 9 (10.59%) Security Monitoring
8 9 (10.59%) SOA
8 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.59%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) C#
2 18 (21.18%) SQL
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) VB
5 3 (3.53%) PHP
5 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.35%) C++
6 2 (2.35%) X++
7 1 (1.18%) C
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (72.94%) Security Cleared
2 53 (62.35%) SC Cleared
3 35 (41.18%) MCSE
4 29 (34.12%) MCSA
5 18 (21.18%) CCNA
5 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
6 17 (20.00%) Degree
7 16 (18.82%) MCPD
8 13 (15.29%) HND
9 10 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (10.59%) CISMP
10 9 (10.59%) ISEB
11 8 (9.41%) A+ Certification
11 8 (9.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (9.41%) GNVQ
11 8 (9.41%) HNC
11 8 (9.41%) MCITP
11 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (77.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) VMware
3 9 (10.59%) ArcSight
4 4 (4.71%) Symantec
5 3 (3.53%) Adobe
6 2 (2.35%) Dell
7 1 (1.18%) Avaya
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco
7 1 (1.18%) Citrix