The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 192 167 160
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 2 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.051% 0.48% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 1.46% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1581 1301 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.22% 32.92% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1062 1270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
South East

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 2 £35,000 -
MCSD
South East

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) MCPD
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) UAG
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Interwoven
3 3 (30.00%) Extranet
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Legal

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Extranet
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCPD
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) UAG
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (10.00%) LexisNexis