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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 51 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.14% 6.36% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 16.67% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +43.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £23,025
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,000 £29,225
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
134 90 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 38.29% 38.14% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 81 86
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 April 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) MCSE
4 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) Windows
5 11 (57.89%) MCITP
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
6 10 (52.63%) ITIL
6 10 (52.63%) DHCP
6 10 (52.63%) SQL
7 9 (47.37%) SCOM
7 9 (47.37%) Office Communications Server
7 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
7 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 6 (31.58%) NetApp
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 6 (31.58%) MCP
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 5 (26.32%) Perl
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) Unix
10 5 (26.32%) Python
10 5 (26.32%) Change Management
10 5 (26.32%) Avaya
10 5 (26.32%) Juniper

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) Office Communications Server
1 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
5 5 (26.32%) WebEx
6 4 (21.05%) PABX
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Lync Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Communications Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Avaya Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Operations
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
1 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) CentOS
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Bourne shell
2 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 5 (26.32%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) C
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) VBScript
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) MCITP
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (31.58%) MCP
4 5 (26.32%) CCENT
4 5 (26.32%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) MCTS
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 1 (5.26%) APMP
7 1 (5.26%) MCSA
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
2 5 (26.32%) Xen
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Avaya
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.26%) Telelogic