The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 21 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.58% 3.49% 7.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.86% 7.62% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 13
Average salary £46,250 £32,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% +91.17%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
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 Farnborough region.

Qualifications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 105 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.06% 45.85% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 105 90 51
Average salary £44,500 £39,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.37% -16.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 30 (83.33%) MCSE
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 23 (63.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 18 (50.00%) MCSA
6 18 (50.00%) MCP
7 17 (47.22%) Linux
8 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
9 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (27.78%) VPN
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) DNS
12 9 (25.00%) DHCP
12 9 (25.00%) Internet
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (25.00%) VLAN
13 8 (22.22%) Business Continuity
13 8 (22.22%) vSphere
13 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
13 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 8 (22.22%) Firewall
13 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (22.22%) SAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (22.22%) SAS
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) VPN
2 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) DHCP
2 9 (25.00%) Internet
2 9 (25.00%) VLAN
3 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (22.22%) SAN
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 7 (19.44%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 4 (11.11%) VoIP
6 3 (8.33%) DMZ
7 1 (2.78%) SMTP
7 1 (2.78%) IPsec
7 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security
7 1 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) Operations Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Operations Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) Ajax
1 1 (2.78%) jQuery
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 7 (19.44%) iPad
2 7 (19.44%) iPhone
2 7 (19.44%) Replication
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) Release Management
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) BCP
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) MCSE
2 23 (63.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (50.00%) MCSA
3 18 (50.00%) MCP
4 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (19.44%) CCNA
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 3 (8.33%) MCTS
8 1 (2.78%) MCAD
8 1 (2.78%) MCDST
8 1 (2.78%) CCENT
8 1 (2.78%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) vSphere
3 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.11%) Firmware
6 3 (8.33%) Terminal Server
6 3 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) FortiGate
1 3 (8.33%) Check_MK
1 3 (8.33%) Icinga
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) EMC
4 4 (11.11%) CommVault
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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