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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 209 126 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.43% 3.50% 4.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.88% 9.94% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 195 122 187
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
1405 1267 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.53% 35.23% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1034 1217
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 72 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Basingstoke +23 25 £31,000 +21.56% 3
Fareham +18 22 £30,000 +0.84% 1
Portsmouth -9 15 £45,000 +133.76% 1
Andover -1 11 £24,000 -44.18% 1
Farnborough +10 6 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Winchester -16 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Aldershot - 5 £22,500 -
Havant +7 2 £27,500 -19.35%
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 287 (80.39%) Microsoft
2 253 (70.87%) Windows
3 223 (62.46%) MCSE
4 188 (52.66%) VMware
5 174 (48.74%) MS Excel
6 142 (39.78%) MCITP
6 142 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 132 (36.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 107 (29.97%) Citrix
9 100 (28.01%) ITIL
10 97 (27.17%) Firewall
10 97 (27.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 95 (26.61%) Cisco
12 93 (26.05%) Active Directory
12 93 (26.05%) HP
13 92 (25.77%) TCP/IP
14 91 (25.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 78 (21.85%) MCSA
16 75 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
17 72 (20.17%) Windows 7
18 66 (18.49%) MS Exchange
19 64 (17.93%) SQL
20 63 (17.65%) Hyper-V
21 62 (17.37%) Citrix Certification
22 61 (17.09%) CCA
22 61 (17.09%) Windows XP
22 61 (17.09%) MCTS
23 59 (16.53%) SQL Server
24 57 (15.97%) MS Office
24 57 (15.97%) NetApp

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 66 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 38 (10.64%) Lync
3 36 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 17 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.36%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (3.08%) IIS
9 7 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.28%) CMS
13 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 174 (48.74%) MS Excel
2 57 (15.97%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) MS Project
3 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.12%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.56%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.56%) Lawson
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.41%) Office 365
2 46 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.24%) IaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 97 (27.17%) Firewall
2 92 (25.77%) TCP/IP
3 56 (15.69%) LAN
4 45 (12.61%) WAN
5 43 (12.04%) DHCP
6 41 (11.48%) DNS
7 28 (7.84%) SAN
8 20 (5.60%) VPN
9 17 (4.76%) VoIP
10 10 (2.80%) LDAP
10 10 (2.80%) Wireless
10 10 (2.80%) NAS
11 7 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.68%) X.509
13 5 (1.40%) SNMP
13 5 (1.40%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.12%) FWSM
14 4 (1.12%) Cisco PIX
15 3 (0.84%) Network Security
16 2 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.12%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.84%) OLAP
5 3 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.56%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.56%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.84%) MSTest
3 3 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.84%) NUnit
4 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.28%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 13 (3.64%) Telecoms
1 13 (3.64%) Finance
2 8 (2.24%) Electronics
3 5 (1.40%) Retail
4 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.56%) Advertising
4 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.28%) Law
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
5 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (18.49%) Consultant
2 63 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 54 (15.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (10.08%) Analyst
5 35 (9.80%) IT Support
6 25 (7.00%) Developer
6 25 (7.00%) Service Analyst
6 25 (7.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 23 (6.44%) IT Consultant
7 23 (6.44%) Support Consultant
8 21 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (5.60%) Design Engineer
9 20 (5.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (5.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 19 (5.32%) Senior Consultant
11 18 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (4.76%) Architect
13 16 (4.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 16 (4.48%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.00%) .NET
2 21 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 17 (4.76%) HTML
4 14 (3.92%) CSS
5 11 (3.08%) jQuery
6 10 (2.80%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (2.24%) XML
9 6 (1.68%) XSLT
10 5 (1.40%) HTML5
10 5 (1.40%) CSS3
10 5 (1.40%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.12%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (1.12%) REST
11 4 (1.12%) LINQ
11 4 (1.12%) SOAP
11 4 (1.12%) Web Services
11 4 (1.12%) COM
11 4 (1.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.85%) Thin Client
1 53 (14.85%) Fat Client
2 28 (7.84%) Clustering
3 21 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.80%) CMDB
7 8 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.68%) PKI
8 6 (1.68%) Smartcard
8 6 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.12%) IPTV
10 2 (0.56%) PDA
10 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.56%) AS400
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 2 (0.56%) iPad
11 1 (0.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 253 (70.87%) Windows
2 132 (36.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (27.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (20.17%) Windows 7
5 61 (17.09%) Windows XP
6 57 (15.97%) Windows 8
7 55 (15.41%) Windows Vista
8 47 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (7.28%) Linux
10 24 (6.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.40%) CentOS
12 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.56%) UNIX
13 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.28%) AIX
14 1 (0.28%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.01%) ITIL
2 38 (10.64%) Service Delivery
3 30 (8.40%) Change Management
4 29 (8.12%) CRM
5 20 (5.60%) TOGAF
6 17 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 16 (4.48%) Service Management
8 15 (4.20%) MVC
8 15 (4.20%) Migration
9 13 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.08%) TDD
12 8 (2.24%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.24%) ITSM
13 7 (1.96%) Line Management
14 6 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (1.40%) Unit Testing
15 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2
15 5 (1.40%) ERP
15 5 (1.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.93%) SQL
2 26 (7.28%) C#
3 20 (5.60%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.68%) VB
6 6 (1.68%) Perl
6 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.12%) C
9 3 (0.84%) VB6
9 3 (0.84%) VBA
9 3 (0.84%) VBScript
10 2 (0.56%) Java
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 223 (62.46%) MCSE
2 142 (39.78%) MCITP
3 91 (25.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 78 (21.85%) MCSA
5 75 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (17.37%) Citrix Certification
7 61 (17.09%) CCA
7 61 (17.09%) MCTS
8 56 (15.69%) CCNA
9 55 (15.41%) Security Cleared
10 51 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 46 (12.89%) MCP
12 45 (12.61%) DV Cleared
13 42 (11.76%) Degree
14 25 (7.00%) MCDST
15 17 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (3.92%) A+ Certification
16 14 (3.92%) CCNP
17 8 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (1.96%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.32%) SLA
2 16 (4.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 142 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (26.05%) Active Directory
3 63 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 47 (13.17%) vSphere
5 38 (10.64%) XenApp
6 36 (10.08%) vCloud
7 9 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.24%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.68%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.84%) XenServer
11 3 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.56%) UAG
12 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (9.52%) SCOM
2 7 (1.96%) SCCM
3 6 (1.68%) Windows Intune
3 6 (1.68%) DameWare
3 6 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.12%) WMI
5 3 (0.84%) WSUS
6 2 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.56%) OpenView
6 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.28%) MOM
7 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 287 (80.39%) Microsoft
2 188 (52.66%) VMware
3 107 (29.97%) Citrix
4 95 (26.61%) Cisco
5 93 (26.05%) HP
6 57 (15.97%) NetApp
7 26 (7.28%) Remedy
8 25 (7.00%) LANDesk
9 21 (5.88%) Oracle
10 19 (5.32%) Avaya
11 9 (2.52%) Symantec
12 8 (2.24%) Sony
12 8 (2.24%) ProCurve
12 8 (2.24%) Juniper
12 8 (2.24%) Veeam
13 6 (1.68%) 3PAR
14 5 (1.40%) IBM
15 4 (1.12%) Dell
15 4 (1.12%) Intel
15 4 (1.12%) Progress
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Travel Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + Benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago