The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 79 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 151 133 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.02% 3.22% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.45% 8.51% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 142 124 169
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1319 1563 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.11% 37.89% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1310 1065
Average salary £42,500 £41,700 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Southampton +3 55 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Fareham +17 19 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Farnborough +8 14 £33,750 +27.35% 3
Basingstoke +3 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Andover - 9 £24,000 - 1
Portsmouth +7 7 £45,000 +133.76%
Havant +12 6 £27,500 -3.50%
Winchester -14 6 £37,500 +19.04% 6
Eastleigh -2 2 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 286 (81.02%) Microsoft
2 246 (69.69%) Windows
3 220 (62.32%) MCSE
4 183 (51.84%) VMware
5 177 (50.14%) MS Excel
6 140 (39.66%) MCITP
6 140 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 122 (34.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 103 (29.18%) ITIL
9 101 (28.61%) Cisco
10 99 (28.05%) Citrix
11 98 (27.76%) Active Directory
12 94 (26.63%) HP
13 89 (25.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 88 (24.93%) TCP/IP
14 88 (24.93%) Firewall
15 87 (24.65%) MCSA
15 87 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 77 (21.81%) Cisco Certification
17 70 (19.83%) MS Exchange
18 67 (18.98%) Hyper-V
19 66 (18.70%) MCTS
19 66 (18.70%) SQL Server
20 65 (18.41%) NetApp
21 64 (18.13%) LAN
22 63 (17.85%) SQL
23 61 (17.28%) CCNA
23 61 (17.28%) Windows 7
24 59 (16.71%) MCP
25 58 (16.43%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 70 (19.83%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (10.20%) Lync
4 24 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (5.67%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.55%) IIS
7 9 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) WordPress
10 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.28%) CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 177 (50.14%) MS Excel
2 58 (16.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.13%) MS Project
3 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.13%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.85%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Lawson
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (16.43%) Office 365
2 51 (14.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.57%) PaaS
4 2 (0.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 88 (24.93%) TCP/IP
1 88 (24.93%) Firewall
2 64 (18.13%) LAN
3 53 (15.01%) WAN
4 38 (10.76%) DNS
5 37 (10.48%) DHCP
6 28 (7.93%) SAN
7 21 (5.95%) VPN
7 21 (5.95%) VoIP
8 12 (3.40%) Wireless
8 12 (3.40%) NAS
9 7 (1.98%) LDAP
9 7 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.42%) SNMP
11 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.13%) FWSM
11 4 (1.13%) X.509
11 4 (1.13%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (0.85%) SSL
13 2 (0.57%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.13%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.85%) RavenDB
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.85%) Neo4j
6 3 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.85%) OLAP
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.28%) DB2
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) OLTP
8 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (3.97%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.13%) MSTest
3 4 (1.13%) NUnit
4 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.28%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 18 (5.10%) Finance
2 11 (3.12%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.55%) Electronics
4 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
4 3 (0.85%) Banking
5 2 (0.57%) Retail
5 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (20.11%) Consultant
2 61 (17.28%) Support Engineer
3 53 (15.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (10.76%) Analyst
5 36 (10.20%) IT Support
6 30 (8.50%) Developer
7 28 (7.93%) Technical Consultant
8 26 (7.37%) Senior Consultant
8 26 (7.37%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 24 (6.80%) Service Desk Analyst
9 24 (6.80%) Service Analyst
10 23 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (6.52%) Support Consultant
10 23 (6.52%) IT Consultant
11 21 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
12 20 (5.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (5.10%) C# Developer
14 17 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (4.53%) Cloud Consultant
15 16 (4.53%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.50%) .NET
2 27 (7.65%) ASP.NET
3 22 (6.23%) HTML
4 18 (5.10%) CSS
5 13 (3.68%) jQuery
6 12 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (2.83%) XML
8 9 (2.55%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.27%) COM
10 7 (1.98%) XSLT
11 6 (1.70%) Web Services
11 6 (1.70%) WCF
11 6 (1.70%) HTML5
11 6 (1.70%) CSS3
11 6 (1.70%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.42%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.13%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.13%) REST
13 4 (1.13%) LINQ
13 4 (1.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.60%) Thin Client
1 48 (13.60%) Fat Client
2 42 (11.90%) Private Cloud
3 22 (6.23%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (5.67%) Clustering
5 17 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 16 (4.53%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.83%) CMDB
8 9 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.98%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.13%) PKI
10 4 (1.13%) IPTV
10 4 (1.13%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.57%) iPad
12 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.57%) PDA
12 2 (0.57%) AS400
12 2 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 246 (69.69%) Windows
2 122 (34.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (17.28%) Windows 7
5 50 (14.16%) Windows Vista
5 50 (14.16%) Windows XP
6 48 (13.60%) Windows 8
7 40 (11.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (9.07%) Linux
9 18 (5.10%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.70%) CentOS
11 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.85%) UNIX
12 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.28%) AIX
13 1 (0.28%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (29.18%) ITIL
2 29 (8.22%) CRM
3 27 (7.65%) Service Delivery
3 27 (7.65%) Service Management
4 23 (6.52%) Change Management
5 22 (6.23%) MVC
6 17 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (4.53%) Migration
8 15 (4.25%) Mentoring
9 12 (3.40%) TDD
9 12 (3.40%) TOGAF
10 9 (2.55%) Incident Management
11 8 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.27%) ITSM
12 7 (1.98%) Configuration Management
12 7 (1.98%) PRINCE2
12 7 (1.98%) Software Engineering
13 6 (1.70%) Scrum
13 6 (1.70%) Project Planning
13 6 (1.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.85%) SQL
2 32 (9.07%) C#
3 16 (4.53%) JavaScript
3 16 (4.53%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.55%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.42%) C
6 4 (1.13%) Perl
6 4 (1.13%) Java
7 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.85%) VBA
7 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.57%) VB
9 1 (0.28%) VBScript
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) VB6
9 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 220 (62.32%) MCSE
2 140 (39.66%) MCITP
3 89 (25.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 87 (24.65%) MCSA
5 77 (21.81%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (18.70%) MCTS
7 61 (17.28%) CCNA
8 59 (16.71%) MCP
9 57 (16.15%) Citrix Certification
10 56 (15.86%) CCA
11 47 (13.31%) Security Cleared
12 44 (12.46%) Degree
13 37 (10.48%) SC Cleared
14 32 (9.07%) DV Cleared
15 26 (7.37%) MCDST
16 14 (3.97%) CCNP
17 13 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (3.40%) A+ Certification
19 11 (3.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 8 (2.27%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.30%) SLA
2 14 (3.97%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.13%) QA
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (27.76%) Active Directory
3 67 (18.98%) Hyper-V
4 57 (16.15%) vSphere
5 44 (12.46%) vCloud
6 32 (9.07%) XenApp
7 9 (2.55%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.27%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.85%) XenServer
10 3 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.85%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.28%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.28%) Firmware
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (8.78%) SCOM
2 7 (1.98%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.70%) DameWare
4 5 (1.42%) Windows Intune
4 5 (1.42%) WSUS
4 5 (1.42%) SCCM
5 4 (1.13%) WMI
6 3 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (0.85%) OpenView
6 3 (0.85%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.28%) MOM
7 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.28%) Nmap
7 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 286 (81.02%) Microsoft
2 183 (51.84%) VMware
3 101 (28.61%) Cisco
4 99 (28.05%) Citrix
5 94 (26.63%) HP
6 65 (18.41%) NetApp
7 28 (7.93%) Remedy
8 25 (7.08%) LANDesk
9 19 (5.38%) Oracle
10 16 (4.53%) Avaya
11 10 (2.83%) ProCurve
12 8 (2.27%) Sony
13 7 (1.98%) Symantec
14 6 (1.70%) Juniper
14 6 (1.70%) Dell
15 5 (1.42%) IBM
15 5 (1.42%) Veeam
15 5 (1.42%) ServiceNow
16 4 (1.13%) Progress
16 4 (1.13%) Software AG
Fareham, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension + benefits + 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Wavex
Salary: salary
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago