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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 151 173 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.09% 4.36% 4.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.41% 10.94% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 138 132 174
Average salary £39,250 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,550 £22,480
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
1323 1581 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.87% 39.85% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1283 1067
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 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 1 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 -15 40 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Farnborough -9 29 £47,500 +65.21% 3
Fareham +14 14 £23,250 -12.26% 2
Andover - 13 £24,000 - 1
Basingstoke -1 8 £22,500 -77.50% 1
Portsmouth +27 6 £26,750 -10.83% 1
Winchester -19 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Eastleigh -5 4 £34,000 -20.00%
Havant - 2 £26,750 - 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 254 (75.37%) Microsoft
2 247 (73.29%) Windows
3 206 (61.13%) MCSE
4 179 (53.12%) VMware
5 147 (43.62%) MS Excel
6 131 (38.87%) Active Directory
7 127 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 124 (36.80%) MCITP
9 118 (35.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 112 (33.23%) ITIL
11 97 (28.78%) MS Exchange
12 96 (28.49%) MCSA
13 95 (28.19%) Cisco
14 92 (27.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 90 (26.71%) SQL Server
16 88 (26.11%) Citrix
17 87 (25.82%) HP
18 83 (24.63%) MCP
19 81 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
20 80 (23.74%) Windows Server 2012
21 79 (23.44%) LAN
22 78 (23.15%) Hyper-V
23 74 (21.96%) CCNA
24 72 (21.36%) Firewall
25 71 (21.07%) vSphere
26 68 (20.18%) WAN
27 65 (19.29%) SQL
28 64 (18.99%) TCP/IP
29 61 (18.10%) SLA
29 61 (18.10%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 97 (28.78%) MS Exchange
2 56 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (8.01%) Lync
6 22 (6.53%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (2.97%) CMS
8 10 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (2.67%) SAS
10 8 (2.37%) IIS
10 8 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 147 (43.62%) MS Excel
2 57 (16.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.19%) MS Project
3 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.19%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.89%) Mingle
5 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Lawson
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.65%) Office 365
2 44 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.89%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (23.44%) LAN
2 72 (21.36%) Firewall
3 68 (20.18%) WAN
4 64 (18.99%) TCP/IP
5 48 (14.24%) DNS
6 47 (13.95%) DHCP
7 42 (12.46%) SAN
8 34 (10.09%) VPN
9 23 (6.82%) VoIP
10 16 (4.75%) VLAN
10 16 (4.75%) NAS
11 13 (3.86%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (3.56%) Wireless
13 10 (2.97%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (2.97%) Wireshark
13 10 (2.97%) Unified Communications
13 10 (2.97%) WebEx
14 9 (2.67%) Internet
15 6 (1.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 20 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.37%) MySQL
7 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.89%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.89%) RavenDB
8 3 (0.89%) Neo4j
8 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.89%) OLAP
8 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 11 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.89%) MSTest
4 3 (0.89%) NUnit
4 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
General
1 20 (5.93%) Finance
2 11 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.67%) Electronics
4 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.89%) Banking
5 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.89%) Legal
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (17.80%) Support Engineer
2 57 (16.91%) Consultant
3 54 (16.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (13.65%) Analyst
5 35 (10.39%) Developer
6 27 (8.01%) IT Support
7 26 (7.72%) Technical Consultant
8 25 (7.42%) Service Analyst
8 25 (7.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 24 (7.12%) C# Developer
10 23 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
11 21 (6.23%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 20 (5.93%) .NET Developer
12 20 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (5.34%) Technical Services Analyst
13 18 (5.34%) Support Analyst
13 18 (5.34%) Technical Analyst
14 17 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (4.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.68%) .NET
2 35 (10.39%) ASP.NET
3 34 (10.09%) HTML
4 30 (8.90%) CSS
5 26 (7.72%) jQuery
6 19 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (5.04%) HTML5
7 17 (5.04%) CSS3
8 16 (4.75%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.26%) Ajax
10 10 (2.97%) LINQ
10 10 (2.97%) XML
11 9 (2.67%) COM
11 9 (2.67%) Apache Flex
11 9 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.08%) XSLT
13 6 (1.78%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.48%) Web Services
15 3 (0.89%) WCF
15 3 (0.89%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.76%) Private Cloud
2 29 (8.61%) Thin Client
2 29 (8.61%) Fat Client
3 21 (6.23%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (4.75%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.56%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.56%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.97%) Replication
7 9 (2.67%) iPhone
7 9 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.67%) iPad
7 9 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.37%) Clustering
9 7 (2.08%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.48%) CMDB
11 4 (1.19%) HP Storage
11 4 (1.19%) Life Science
11 4 (1.19%) IPTV
12 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 247 (73.29%) Windows
2 118 (35.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (23.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (14.84%) Windows 7
5 44 (13.06%) Linux
6 43 (12.76%) Windows XP
6 43 (12.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (10.39%) Windows Vista
8 30 (8.90%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.78%) UNIX
11 4 (1.19%) CentOS
12 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.89%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (33.23%) ITIL
2 35 (10.39%) Service Management
3 28 (8.31%) MVC
4 22 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (5.93%) CRM
6 16 (4.75%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (4.15%) Change Management
8 12 (3.56%) Configuration Management
8 12 (3.56%) Migration
8 12 (3.56%) ITIL V3
8 12 (3.56%) Mentoring
9 10 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (2.97%) PRINCE2
10 9 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (2.67%) Business Continuity
10 9 (2.67%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.37%) Software Engineering
11 8 (2.37%) E-Commerce
11 8 (2.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (2.37%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.29%) SQL
2 35 (10.39%) C#
3 27 (8.01%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 14 (4.15%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.19%) VBScript
7 4 (1.19%) Java
7 4 (1.19%) C
8 3 (0.89%) VB6
8 3 (0.89%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) Perl
9 1 (0.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) Python
9 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 206 (61.13%) MCSE
2 124 (36.80%) MCITP
3 96 (28.49%) MCSA
4 92 (27.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 83 (24.63%) MCP
6 81 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
7 74 (21.96%) CCNA
8 61 (18.10%) MCTS
9 40 (11.87%) Security Cleared
10 39 (11.57%) CCA
10 39 (11.57%) Citrix Certification
11 36 (10.68%) Degree
12 31 (9.20%) MCDST
13 24 (7.12%) SC Cleared
14 18 (5.34%) MCAD
15 15 (4.45%) HND
16 14 (4.15%) DV Cleared
16 14 (4.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (3.86%) CCNP
18 9 (2.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (18.10%) SLA
2 13 (3.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.19%) QA
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 131 (38.87%) Active Directory
2 127 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (23.15%) Hyper-V
4 71 (21.07%) vSphere
5 44 (13.06%) vCloud
6 22 (6.53%) XenApp
7 17 (5.04%) VMware ESX
8 12 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.78%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.78%) Firmware
10 5 (1.48%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.48%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.59%) XenServer
13 1 (0.30%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (7.42%) SCOM
2 8 (2.37%) SCCM
2 8 (2.37%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.08%) WSUS
4 4 (1.19%) DameWare
4 4 (1.19%) vMotion
5 3 (0.89%) OpenView
5 3 (0.89%) Nagios
5 3 (0.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.89%) WMI
5 3 (0.89%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.89%) Check_MK
5 3 (0.89%) Icinga
6 2 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.30%) Nmap
7 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.30%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.30%) Puppet
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 254 (75.37%) Microsoft
2 179 (53.12%) VMware
3 95 (28.19%) Cisco
4 88 (26.11%) Citrix
5 87 (25.82%) HP
6 57 (16.91%) NetApp
7 20 (5.93%) Remedy
8 17 (5.04%) Oracle
9 16 (4.75%) Avaya
10 14 (4.15%) LANDesk
11 12 (3.56%) EMC
12 10 (2.97%) Sitecore
13 9 (2.67%) ProCurve
14 8 (2.37%) Sony
15 7 (2.08%) Symantec
15 7 (2.08%) Intel
15 7 (2.08%) Dell
16 5 (1.48%) IBM
16 5 (1.48%) CommVault
16 5 (1.48%) SonicWALL
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago