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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 51 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.02% 3.77% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 8.53% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
127 129 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.71% 44.18% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 86 100 52
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
4 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
5 13 (56.52%) LAN
5 13 (56.52%) WAN
6 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
6 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
6 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
7 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
7 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
8 9 (39.13%) MCSA
8 9 (39.13%) MS Office
8 9 (39.13%) Wyse
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (34.78%) Driving Licence
9 8 (34.78%) VMware
9 8 (34.78%) MCSE
10 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
11 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
11 5 (21.74%) Firewall
12 4 (17.39%) Release Management
12 4 (17.39%) MCITP
12 4 (17.39%) Juniper
12 4 (17.39%) NetApp
12 4 (17.39%) Dell
12 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (17.39%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) LAN
1 13 (56.52%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Driving Licence
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) MCSA
4 8 (34.78%) MCSE
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (17.39%) MCITP
6 2 (8.70%) CCDP
6 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) LPIC
6 2 (8.70%) OSCP
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Wyse
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Apple