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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 68 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 142 209 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.87% 5.20% 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 13.19% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 128 174 172
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
1278 1585 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.80% 39.40% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1267 1034
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 -19 35 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Portsmouth +37 26 £26,750 +4.90% 2
Farnborough -12 17 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Basingstoke +12 15 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Fareham -14 12 £24,000 +4.34%
Havant +1 6 £34,175 +24.27%
Winchester +1 5 £37,500 -
Andover -3 2 £28,000 +16.66% 1
Alton - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 211 (74.56%) Microsoft
2 210 (74.20%) Windows
3 168 (59.36%) MCSE
4 151 (53.36%) VMware
5 140 (49.47%) Active Directory
6 123 (43.46%) MS Excel
7 110 (38.87%) ITIL
8 107 (37.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (36.40%) MCITP
10 96 (33.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (31.10%) LAN
12 85 (30.04%) MS Exchange
13 84 (29.68%) SQL Server
14 79 (27.92%) WAN
14 79 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 78 (27.56%) MCP
16 76 (26.86%) MCSA
17 72 (25.44%) Hyper-V
18 70 (24.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 63 (22.26%) SQL
20 62 (21.91%) MS Office
20 62 (21.91%) Cisco
20 62 (21.91%) vSphere
21 61 (21.55%) MCTS
21 61 (21.55%) HP
22 57 (20.14%) Firewall
23 54 (19.08%) Citrix
24 52 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
25 50 (17.67%) SLA
26 47 (16.61%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 85 (30.04%) MS Exchange
2 52 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (12.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (9.89%) Lync
4 28 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (9.19%) SharePoint
6 15 (5.30%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (5.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (4.24%) SAS
8 10 (3.53%) CMS
8 10 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (3.18%) IIS
10 7 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.71%) Apache
11 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 123 (43.46%) MS Excel
2 62 (21.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.13%) Office 365
2 33 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (31.10%) LAN
2 79 (27.92%) WAN
3 57 (20.14%) Firewall
4 47 (16.61%) DNS
5 44 (15.55%) DHCP
6 37 (13.07%) SAN
7 35 (12.37%) TCP/IP
8 27 (9.54%) VPN
9 24 (8.48%) VoIP
10 20 (7.07%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (6.71%) VLAN
12 15 (5.30%) Unified Communications
13 13 (4.59%) Wireshark
13 13 (4.59%) Internet
14 10 (3.53%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (3.53%) NetScaler
14 10 (3.53%) NAS
14 10 (3.53%) WebEx
15 9 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.83%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (29.68%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.59%) MySQL
6 11 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.71%) Big Data
9 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) OLAP
9 2 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.35%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (2.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (7.77%) Finance
2 9 (3.18%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.77%) Legal
4 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.06%) Banking
4 3 (1.06%) Marketing
5 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (14.49%) Consultant
1 41 (14.49%) Support Engineer
2 39 (13.78%) Analyst
3 37 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (10.60%) Developer
5 23 (8.13%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (7.77%) Senior Consultant
6 22 (7.77%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.07%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.01%) Service Analyst
10 16 (5.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 16 (5.65%) IT Support
11 15 (5.30%) Technical Services Analyst
11 15 (5.30%) Technical Analyst
11 15 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (4.59%) .NET Developer
12 13 (4.59%) Desktop Support
13 12 (4.24%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.95%) HTML
2 30 (10.60%) .NET
2 30 (10.60%) ASP.NET
2 30 (10.60%) CSS
3 26 (9.19%) jQuery
4 19 (6.71%) CSS3
4 19 (6.71%) HTML5
5 18 (6.36%) AngularJS
6 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.89%) Ajax
8 10 (3.53%) LINQ
9 9 (3.18%) Apache Flex
9 9 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (2.83%) XML
11 5 (1.77%) XSLT
12 4 (1.41%) COM
12 4 (1.41%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.71%) WCF
13 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.37%) Private Cloud
2 25 (8.83%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (5.65%) Replication
4 15 (5.30%) Blackberry
4 15 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.53%) iPad
6 9 (3.18%) iPhone
6 9 (3.18%) EMC VNX
7 8 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.83%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.47%) Life Science
8 7 (2.47%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.47%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.12%) Clustering
10 5 (1.77%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.06%) Statistics
12 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 210 (74.20%) Windows
2 96 (33.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (15.90%) Windows 7
5 41 (14.49%) Windows XP
6 36 (12.72%) Linux
7 28 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (6.01%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.95%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.83%) UNIX
11 5 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.06%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.06%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.71%) CentOS
14 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (38.87%) ITIL
2 44 (15.55%) Service Management
3 24 (8.48%) MVC
4 20 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (7.07%) Mentoring
5 15 (5.30%) Performance Management
5 15 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (5.30%) CRM
6 14 (4.95%) Configuration Management
6 14 (4.95%) ITIL V3
6 14 (4.95%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (4.59%) Change Management
7 13 (4.59%) Business Continuity
8 11 (3.89%) Data Protection
9 9 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (3.18%) Project Planning
9 9 (3.18%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.18%) E-Commerce
10 8 (2.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (22.26%) SQL
2 28 (9.89%) JavaScript
2 28 (9.89%) C#
3 25 (8.83%) PowerShell
4 13 (4.59%) VB.NET
5 8 (2.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.83%) VBScript
6 6 (2.12%) C
7 3 (1.06%) VB6
7 3 (1.06%) Java
7 3 (1.06%) VB
8 2 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.35%) Perl
9 1 (0.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 168 (59.36%) MCSE
2 103 (36.40%) MCITP
3 78 (27.56%) MCP
4 76 (26.86%) MCSA
5 70 (24.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 61 (21.55%) MCTS
7 44 (15.55%) CCNA
7 44 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (13.07%) Security Cleared
9 30 (10.60%) MCDST
10 21 (7.42%) Degree
11 16 (5.65%) MCAD
12 14 (4.95%) HND
13 13 (4.59%) CCA
13 13 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (3.89%) SC Cleared
15 8 (2.83%) VCP4
15 8 (2.83%) A+ Certification
16 7 (2.47%) MOS
16 7 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (17.67%) SLA
2 13 (4.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.41%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (49.47%) Active Directory
2 107 (37.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (25.44%) Hyper-V
4 62 (21.91%) vSphere
5 34 (12.01%) vCloud
6 16 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.59%) XenApp
8 11 (3.89%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.83%) Firmware
9 8 (2.83%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (1.06%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (9.89%) SCOM
2 13 (4.59%) SCCM
3 8 (2.83%) vMotion
4 6 (2.12%) WSUS
4 6 (2.12%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.41%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.41%) Check_MK
5 4 (1.41%) Icinga
6 2 (0.71%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.35%) Puppet
7 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.35%) Nmap
7 1 (0.35%) OpenView
7 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 211 (74.56%) Microsoft
2 151 (53.36%) VMware
3 62 (21.91%) Cisco
4 61 (21.55%) HP
5 54 (19.08%) Citrix
6 43 (15.19%) NetApp
7 19 (6.71%) EMC
8 18 (6.36%) Remedy
9 13 (4.59%) SonicWALL
10 12 (4.24%) Avaya
11 11 (3.89%) LANDesk
12 10 (3.53%) Sitecore
13 9 (3.18%) Oracle
13 9 (3.18%) Intel
14 8 (2.83%) Symantec
14 8 (2.83%) 3PAR
15 7 (2.47%) CommVault
16 6 (2.12%) Dell
16 6 (2.12%) SolarWinds
17 4 (1.41%) Websense
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