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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 8.06% 5.31% 5.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.13% 11.88% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 9
Average salary £47,500 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
142 101 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 38.17% 44.69% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 129 80 66
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (91.49%) MCSE
1 43 (91.49%) Windows
2 40 (85.11%) Active Directory
3 37 (78.72%) VMware
4 32 (68.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (51.06%) Linux
5 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
6 23 (48.94%) MCSA
6 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (46.81%) MCP
8 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
9 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
10 17 (36.17%) ITIL
11 15 (31.91%) LAN
11 15 (31.91%) WAN
11 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (29.79%) VPN
12 14 (29.79%) EMC
13 13 (27.66%) SAN
13 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (27.66%) Firewall
13 13 (27.66%) VLAN
14 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
14 12 (25.53%) Replication
14 12 (25.53%) Internet
14 12 (25.53%) DNS
14 12 (25.53%) DHCP
14 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (23.40%) VMware ESXi

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (23.40%) SAS
3 11 (23.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (14.89%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) LAN
1 15 (31.91%) WAN
2 14 (29.79%) VPN
3 13 (27.66%) SAN
3 13 (27.66%) Firewall
3 13 (27.66%) VLAN
4 12 (25.53%) Internet
4 12 (25.53%) DNS
4 12 (25.53%) DHCP
4 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (14.89%) IP Telephony
6 6 (12.77%) VoIP
7 4 (8.51%) DMZ
8 3 (6.38%) Network Security
8 3 (6.38%) SMTP
9 2 (4.26%) IPsec
9 2 (4.26%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Technical Leader
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Manager
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) Ajax
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.13%) jQuery
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Replication
2 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) iPhone
3 8 (17.02%) iPad
3 8 (17.02%) EMC VNX
4 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.38%) Clustering
7 2 (4.26%) Statistics
8 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity
3 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.02%) Data Management
4 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (14.89%) Information Security
5 7 (14.89%) Release Management
6 4 (8.51%) Change Management
6 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.51%) Security Hardening
6 4 (8.51%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.38%) BCP
7 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (91.49%) MCSE
2 32 (68.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (48.94%) MCSA
4 22 (46.81%) MCP
5 11 (23.40%) Degree
6 10 (21.28%) CCNA
6 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
7 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.38%) MCTS
9 2 (4.26%) CCENT
9 2 (4.26%) HND
9 2 (4.26%) MCDST
10 1 (2.13%) MCAD
10 1 (2.13%) MCITP
10 1 (2.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.38%) QA
3 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (85.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) vSphere
3 11 (23.40%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (17.02%) Terminal Server
4 8 (17.02%) VMware ESX
5 7 (14.89%) Firmware
6 4 (8.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
1 4 (8.51%) FortiGate
1 4 (8.51%) Check_MK
1 4 (8.51%) Icinga
2 3 (6.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) VMware
2 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) EMC
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) CommVault
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco
7 4 (8.51%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) Websense
8 2 (4.26%) Dell
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