The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 8 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 4.76% 21.74% 7.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 52.63% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastleigh region.

Qualifications Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 23.81% 41.30% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Eastleigh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Management
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) MCDBA
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) OLAP
3 5 (45.45%) Database Security
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
1 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) OLAP
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Identity Management
2 5 (45.45%) Database Security
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCDBA
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) VMware