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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 74 54
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.63% 2.38% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.55% 6.82% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 33
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.53% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +5.71%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 275 381 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 34.38% 34.86% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 241 333 241
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,600 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +5 10 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Chippenham +19 7 £32,500 -
Calne - 4 £21,000 -
Salisbury -4 2 £40,000 +31.14%
Trowbridge - 2 - -
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 43 (84.31%) Windows
1 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
2 29 (56.86%) Firewall
3 28 (54.90%) MS Excel
4 25 (49.02%) VMware
5 24 (47.06%) ITIL
5 24 (47.06%) MCSE
5 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (39.22%) MCSA
8 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
9 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
10 17 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (33.33%) CCNA
11 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
12 15 (29.41%) Office 365
13 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
13 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (25.49%) WAN
13 13 (25.49%) Cisco
14 12 (23.53%) DNS
14 12 (23.53%) DHCP
14 12 (23.53%) MCP
14 12 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (19.61%) SQL
15 10 (19.61%) MS Office

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 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 17 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 3 (5.88%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 28 (54.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.96%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.49%) WAN
4 12 (23.53%) DHCP
4 12 (23.53%) DNS
5 10 (19.61%) LAN
6 7 (13.73%) Internet
7 6 (11.76%) Wireless
8 5 (9.80%) DMZ
8 5 (9.80%) DSL
8 5 (9.80%) Ethernet
8 5 (9.80%) FTP
8 5 (9.80%) HTTP
8 5 (9.80%) Network Security
8 5 (9.80%) SAN
8 5 (9.80%) SMTP
8 5 (9.80%) VPN
8 5 (9.80%) X.400
9 4 (7.84%) VLAN
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) DTS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (21.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Clustering
3 7 (13.73%) Replication
4 6 (11.76%) CESG
4 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.92%) iPhone
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.80%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (9.80%) High Availability
3 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (9.80%) Network Management
3 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.80%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (9.80%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (7.84%) Migration
5 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Server Building
5 3 (5.88%) SIEM
6 2 (3.92%) Business Development
6 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.92%) Facilities Management
6 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.92%) MVC
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) MCSE
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (39.22%) MCSA
4 17 (33.33%) CCNA
5 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
6 12 (23.53%) MCP
6 12 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
8 7 (13.73%) CCNP
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (11.76%) MCITP
10 5 (9.80%) CEH
10 5 (9.80%) CISSP
10 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
10 5 (9.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (5.88%) CCIE
11 3 (5.88%) Degree
11 3 (5.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (3.92%) MCDBA
12 2 (3.92%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.92%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.92%) UAG
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) Dell
6 4 (7.84%) Apple
6 4 (7.84%) Veeam
7 3 (5.88%) Draytek
7 3 (5.88%) Juniper
7 3 (5.88%) Lotus
7 3 (5.88%) ProCurve
7 3 (5.88%) SonicWALL
7 3 (5.88%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) Veritas
7 3 (5.88%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.88%) ZyXEL
8 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.92%) Avaya
8 2 (3.92%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) Xerox
Swindon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago