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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 162 197 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.51% 4.98% 4.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.92% 12.40% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 146 154 181
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
1254 1589 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.92% 40.21% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1266 1075
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -17 40 £45,000 +38.46%
Farnborough -10 30 £47,500 +65.21% 4
Portsmouth +34 18 £26,750 +4.90%
Basingstoke +6 13 £26,750 -66.03% 1
Fareham -2 13 £24,000 +2.12%
Andover - 10 £24,000 -
Havant - 6 £27,500 - 2
Winchester -7 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Alton - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 232 (75.08%) Windows
2 230 (74.43%) Microsoft
3 189 (61.17%) MCSE
4 167 (54.05%) VMware
5 146 (47.25%) Active Directory
6 131 (42.39%) MS Excel
7 117 (37.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 115 (37.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 112 (36.25%) ITIL
10 110 (35.60%) MCITP
11 91 (29.45%) SQL Server
11 91 (29.45%) MS Exchange
12 87 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 85 (27.51%) LAN
14 82 (26.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 81 (26.21%) MCP
16 80 (25.89%) Hyper-V
17 79 (25.57%) MCSA
18 76 (24.60%) Cisco
19 74 (23.95%) WAN
20 73 (23.62%) HP
21 71 (22.98%) Citrix
22 69 (22.33%) Firewall
23 68 (22.01%) SQL
24 64 (20.71%) vSphere
25 60 (19.42%) MCTS
26 59 (19.09%) Cisco Certification
27 57 (18.45%) CCNA
28 54 (17.48%) SLA
28 54 (17.48%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 91 (29.45%) MS Exchange
2 54 (17.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (8.41%) Lync
6 22 (7.12%) SharePoint
7 14 (4.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (3.88%) SAS
9 10 (3.24%) CMS
9 10 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.59%) IIS
12 7 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.65%) Apache
13 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 131 (42.39%) MS Excel
2 54 (17.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) Mingle
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.92%) Office 365
2 37 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (27.51%) LAN
2 74 (23.95%) WAN
3 69 (22.33%) Firewall
4 51 (16.50%) DNS
5 48 (15.53%) DHCP
6 45 (14.56%) TCP/IP
6 45 (14.56%) SAN
7 29 (9.39%) VPN
8 24 (7.77%) VoIP
9 20 (6.47%) Fibre Channel
10 19 (6.15%) VLAN
11 14 (4.53%) NAS
11 14 (4.53%) Unified Communications
12 13 (4.21%) Wireshark
12 13 (4.21%) Internet
13 11 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (3.24%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (3.24%) NetScaler
14 10 (3.24%) WebEx
15 8 (2.59%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.77%) SQL Server 2000
3 22 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.56%) MySQL
5 11 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.97%) OLAP
7 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.97%) RavenDB
7 3 (0.97%) Neo4j
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.65%) Big Data
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (3.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.97%) MSTest
4 3 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.97%) NUnit
4 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (7.44%) Finance
2 9 (2.91%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.62%) Legal
4 5 (1.62%) Electronics
5 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.97%) Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Back Office
6 2 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (15.86%) Consultant
3 46 (14.89%) Support Engineer
4 38 (12.30%) Analyst
5 36 (11.65%) Developer
6 26 (8.41%) Technical Consultant
7 24 (7.77%) C# Developer
8 22 (7.12%) Senior Consultant
8 22 (7.12%) IT Support
9 20 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (6.15%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 18 (5.83%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.83%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (5.50%) Service Analyst
12 17 (5.50%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.85%) Technical Services Analyst
14 14 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.65%) HTML
1 36 (11.65%) .NET
1 36 (11.65%) ASP.NET
2 33 (10.68%) CSS
3 27 (8.74%) jQuery
4 19 (6.15%) CSS3
4 19 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (6.15%) HTML5
5 18 (5.83%) AngularJS
6 11 (3.56%) Ajax
7 10 (3.24%) LINQ
7 10 (3.24%) XML
8 9 (2.91%) Apache Flex
8 9 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.94%) XSLT
9 6 (1.94%) COM
10 5 (1.62%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.62%) Web Services
11 3 (0.97%) WCF
11 3 (0.97%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.62%) Private Cloud
2 22 (7.12%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (6.80%) Fat Client
3 21 (6.80%) Thin Client
4 15 (4.85%) Replication
5 14 (4.53%) Blackberry
6 13 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.56%) Clustering
8 10 (3.24%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.91%) EMC VNX
9 9 (2.91%) iPad
9 9 (2.91%) iPhone
10 8 (2.59%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.94%) Life Science
12 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.29%) HP Storage
13 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.65%) IPTV
13 2 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 232 (75.08%) Windows
2 115 (37.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (14.56%) Windows 7
4 45 (14.56%) Linux
5 37 (11.97%) Windows XP
6 33 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (8.09%) Windows Vista
8 22 (7.12%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.27%) UNIX
9 7 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.62%) CentOS
11 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.97%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (36.25%) ITIL
2 37 (11.97%) Service Management
3 29 (9.39%) MVC
4 24 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (5.50%) Mentoring
6 16 (5.18%) CRM
6 16 (5.18%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (4.53%) Performance Management
7 14 (4.53%) ITIL V3
7 14 (4.53%) Configuration Management
8 13 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.21%) Business Continuity
9 12 (3.88%) Change Management
9 12 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.24%) E-Commerce
10 10 (3.24%) Software Engineering
10 10 (3.24%) Project Planning
11 9 (2.91%) Service Delivery
12 8 (2.59%) Data Management
12 8 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.01%) SQL
2 34 (11.00%) C#
3 29 (9.39%) JavaScript
4 26 (8.41%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.21%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.59%) VBScript
7 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.29%) C
9 3 (0.97%) VB6
9 3 (0.97%) VB
9 3 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.65%) Python
11 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.32%) Perl
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 189 (61.17%) MCSE
2 110 (35.60%) MCITP
3 82 (26.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 81 (26.21%) MCP
5 79 (25.57%) MCSA
6 60 (19.42%) MCTS
7 59 (19.09%) Cisco Certification
8 57 (18.45%) CCNA
9 36 (11.65%) Security Cleared
10 27 (8.74%) Degree
11 26 (8.41%) MCDST
12 23 (7.44%) CCA
12 23 (7.44%) Citrix Certification
13 17 (5.50%) MCAD
13 17 (5.50%) SC Cleared
14 15 (4.85%) HND
15 9 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (2.59%) VCP4
17 7 (2.27%) DV Cleared
17 7 (2.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.48%) SLA
2 14 (4.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.29%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 146 (47.25%) Active Directory
2 117 (37.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (25.89%) Hyper-V
4 64 (20.71%) vSphere
5 38 (12.30%) vCloud
6 16 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (4.85%) VMware ESX
8 14 (4.53%) XenApp
9 8 (2.59%) Firmware
9 8 (2.59%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.97%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (9.06%) SCOM
2 15 (4.85%) SCCM
3 8 (2.59%) vMotion
4 7 (2.27%) WSUS
5 6 (1.94%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.29%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.29%) Check_MK
6 4 (1.29%) Icinga
7 3 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.65%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.65%) OpenView
8 2 (0.65%) Nagios
9 1 (0.32%) Nmap
9 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 230 (74.43%) Microsoft
2 167 (54.05%) VMware
3 76 (24.60%) Cisco
4 73 (23.62%) HP
5 71 (22.98%) Citrix
6 45 (14.56%) NetApp
7 17 (5.50%) EMC
8 15 (4.85%) Remedy
9 14 (4.53%) Avaya
10 12 (3.88%) Oracle
11 11 (3.56%) SonicWALL
12 10 (3.24%) Sitecore
13 9 (2.91%) LANDesk
13 9 (2.91%) Intel
14 8 (2.59%) Dell
14 8 (2.59%) Symantec
14 8 (2.59%) 3PAR
15 7 (2.27%) CommVault
16 4 (1.29%) Sophos
16 4 (1.29%) Websense
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES IT
Salary: Good salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
iKonnect
Salary: £225 - £250 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hampshire
iKonnect
Salary: £225 - £250 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago