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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 72 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 134 167 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.88% 4.58% 4.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.51% 13.05% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 125 150 141
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1275 1280 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.95% 35.09% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1032 1251
Median salary £41,543 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -7 35 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Basingstoke -2 27 £41,500 +84.44%
Fareham -3 23 £40,000 +66.66% 2
Andover -7 14 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Winchester +21 11 £36,750 -2.00% 2
Farnborough -12 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Havant +3 3 £31,500 +14.54%
Portsmouth -10 3 £33,500 +25.23% 3
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
Liss - 1 £50,000 -
Ringwood - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 228 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 177 (67.05%) Windows
3 133 (50.38%) VMware
4 117 (44.32%) MCSE
5 103 (39.02%) Active Directory
6 98 (37.12%) MCSA
7 94 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 93 (35.23%) Cisco
9 90 (34.09%) MS Excel
10 84 (31.82%) Citrix
11 83 (31.44%) Windows Server
12 76 (28.79%) SQL Server
13 70 (26.52%) Cisco Certification
14 69 (26.14%) CCNA
15 65 (24.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 64 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 61 (23.11%) Hyper-V
18 60 (22.73%) ITIL
19 58 (21.97%) MCITP
20 57 (21.59%) .NET
20 57 (21.59%) MS Exchange
21 56 (21.21%) SQL
22 55 (20.83%) C#
23 54 (20.45%) Office 365
24 52 (19.70%) SLA
25 49 (18.56%) WAN
25 49 (18.56%) HP
26 47 (17.80%) MCTS
26 47 (17.80%) CCA
26 47 (17.80%) Citrix Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 57 (21.59%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.03%) IIS
6 8 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.14%) CMS
8 3 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.06%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.45%) Office 365
2 22 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.89%) SaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.56%) WAN
2 43 (16.29%) DHCP
2 43 (16.29%) LAN
3 37 (14.02%) DNS
4 35 (13.26%) Firewall
5 26 (9.85%) SAN
5 26 (9.85%) TCP/IP
6 21 (7.95%) VPN
7 16 (6.06%) VoIP
8 12 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (4.17%) HTTP
9 11 (4.17%) MPLS
9 11 (4.17%) SSL
9 11 (4.17%) VLAN
9 11 (4.17%) VPLS
10 10 (3.79%) BGP
10 10 (3.79%) IPsec
10 10 (3.79%) OSPF
10 10 (3.79%) RIP
11 8 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.76%) MySQL
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) Big Data
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.38%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.79%) Finance
3 8 (3.03%) Retail
4 6 (2.27%) Banking
5 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.14%) Back Office
7 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (27.65%) Support Engineer
2 56 (21.21%) Developer
3 51 (19.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 48 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 46 (17.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 41 (15.53%) C# Developer
7 35 (13.26%) Consultant
8 33 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 25 (9.47%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (8.71%) .NET Developer
10 23 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (8.71%) Senior Developer
11 22 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 22 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
12 21 (7.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 21 (7.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
12 21 (7.95%) Desktop Engineer
12 21 (7.95%) Desktop Support
12 21 (7.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (21.59%) .NET
2 43 (16.29%) ASP.NET
3 39 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (10.23%) WCF
4 27 (10.23%) Web Services
5 23 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 19 (7.20%) jQuery
7 9 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.27%) Ajax
8 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (2.27%) CSS
8 6 (2.27%) HTML
8 6 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (1.14%) CSS3
9 3 (1.14%) HTML5
9 3 (1.14%) XML
10 2 (0.76%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.98%) Driving Licence
2 27 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.55%) Clustering
4 12 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.52%) User Experience
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.76%) Replication
9 1 (0.38%) HACMP
9 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) Statistics
9 1 (0.38%) Telematics
9 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 177 (67.05%) Windows
2 83 (31.44%) Windows Server
3 64 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (17.80%) Windows 7
5 44 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (12.88%) Windows 8
7 21 (7.95%) Mac OS X
8 20 (7.58%) Linux
9 19 (7.20%) Windows 10
10 10 (3.79%) Unix
11 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
13 1 (0.38%) CentOS
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.73%) ITIL
2 42 (15.91%) MVC
3 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 22 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 21 (7.95%) Ticket Management
6 20 (7.58%) Web Application Development
7 18 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (5.30%) High Availability
8 14 (5.30%) Service Management
9 13 (4.92%) Web Development
10 12 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 11 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (3.79%) Capacity Management
12 10 (3.79%) Use Case
13 9 (3.41%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.41%) Project Management
14 8 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (3.03%) Presales
15 7 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.21%) SQL
2 55 (20.83%) C#
3 23 (8.71%) PowerShell
4 21 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.68%) Python
7 11 (4.17%) Perl
8 10 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.27%) Java
10 5 (1.89%) VBA
11 3 (1.14%) VB
12 2 (0.76%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.38%) C
13 1 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 117 (44.32%) MCSE
2 98 (37.12%) MCSA
3 70 (26.52%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (26.14%) CCNA
5 65 (24.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 58 (21.97%) MCITP
7 47 (17.80%) CCA
7 47 (17.80%) Citrix Certification
7 47 (17.80%) MCTS
8 40 (15.15%) Degree
9 30 (11.36%) MCP
10 22 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (4.17%) RHCE
12 10 (3.79%) CCNP
12 10 (3.79%) RHCSA
12 10 (3.79%) SCSA
13 7 (2.65%) DBS Check
13 7 (2.65%) MCDST
14 6 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.70%) SLA
2 11 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.79%) HIPAA
3 10 (3.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 103 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 94 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (23.11%) Hyper-V
4 29 (10.98%) XenApp
5 21 (7.95%) vSphere
6 11 (4.17%) vCloud
6 11 (4.17%) Xen
7 10 (3.79%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.38%) Docker
12 1 (0.38%) LXC
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.65%) SCCM
2 5 (1.89%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.52%) SCOM
4 3 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.14%) WSUS
5 2 (0.76%) MOM
5 2 (0.76%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.38%) Nessus
6 1 (0.38%) QRadar
6 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 228 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 133 (50.38%) VMware
3 93 (35.23%) Cisco
4 84 (31.82%) Citrix
5 49 (18.56%) HP
6 37 (14.02%) NetApp
7 21 (7.95%) EMC
8 9 (3.41%) Dell
8 9 (3.41%) RedGate
9 8 (3.03%) Veeam
10 7 (2.65%) Oracle
11 5 (1.89%) Altiris
11 5 (1.89%) IBM
11 5 (1.89%) MobileIron
12 4 (1.52%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.14%) Apple
13 3 (1.14%) CA
13 3 (1.14%) LANDesk
13 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.14%) SonicWALL
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