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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 33 35 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.40% 3.79% 5.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.75% 12.82% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 45
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.96% -13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 240 273 378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 32.00% 29.58% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 210 225 291
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Salisbury - 15 £40,000 - 1
Corsham +7 5 £33,500 +48.88% 1
Swindon -8 5 £40,000 +40.35%
Chippenham 0 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Malmesbury -3 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 46 (74.19%) Windows
3 35 (56.45%) ITIL
4 33 (53.23%) MCSE
5 28 (45.16%) Security Cleared
6 24 (38.71%) MCSA
6 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (37.10%) VMware
7 23 (37.10%) SC Cleared
8 22 (35.48%) SQL
9 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (30.65%) Firewall
10 19 (30.65%) CCNA
11 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
12 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
13 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
13 15 (24.19%) Office 365
14 14 (22.58%) DNS
15 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
15 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
16 12 (19.35%) DHCP
16 12 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
18 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (16.13%) ArcSight

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 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (11.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.84%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (9.68%) Maximo
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) DNS
3 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
4 12 (19.35%) DHCP
5 10 (16.13%) FTP
5 10 (16.13%) HTTP
5 10 (16.13%) SMTP
5 10 (16.13%) X.400
6 9 (14.52%) Internet
7 6 (9.68%) LAN
7 6 (9.68%) WAN
8 3 (4.84%) SAN
9 2 (3.23%) VoIP
10 1 (1.61%) CTI
10 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.23%) MS Access
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) DTS
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Support Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (27.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (22.58%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) IT Administrator
7 6 (9.68%) IT Support
8 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (11.29%) CSS
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 6 (9.68%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) CESG
3 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Proactive Monitoring
2 10 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
3 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.29%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (11.29%) Facilities Management
3 7 (11.29%) MVC
4 6 (9.68%) Analytics
4 6 (9.68%) Information Security
4 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
4 6 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
4 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.68%) UML
4 6 (9.68%) Use Case
5 5 (8.06%) Network Management
6 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.45%) SIEM
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) MCSE
2 28 (45.16%) Security Cleared
3 24 (38.71%) MCSA
4 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (37.10%) SC Cleared
5 19 (30.65%) CCNA
6 12 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (16.13%) CISMP
7 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
7 10 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (11.29%) MCP
8 7 (11.29%) MCPD
9 4 (6.45%) CCNP
9 4 (6.45%) CISSP
9 4 (6.45%) Degree
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
10 2 (3.23%) MCITP
10 2 (3.23%) MOS
11 1 (1.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 52 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) VMware
3 10 (16.13%) ArcSight
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Dell
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) Lotus
7 2 (3.23%) HP
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) F5
8 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) jetNEXUS
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago