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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 129 149 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.83% 3.97% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.31% 10.92% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 139 118
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
1141 1365 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.86% 36.38% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1097 1314
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 -12 35 £42,500 - 7
Fareham +14 29 £25,750 +5.10% 2
Portsmouth +9 15 £33,838 -24.80%
Basingstoke -1 15 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Andover +9 9 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Winchester +21 8 £42,500 +9.67%
Farnborough -24 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Waterlooville - 3 £22,500 -
Havant 0 2 £28,250 +2.72%
Liss - 2 £35,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £45,000 -
Yateley - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 213 (82.24%) Microsoft
2 171 (66.02%) Windows
3 141 (54.44%) MCSE
3 141 (54.44%) VMware
4 110 (42.47%) Cisco
5 109 (42.08%) Active Directory
6 98 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 89 (34.36%) Windows Server
8 86 (33.20%) MCSA
8 86 (33.20%) MS Excel
9 83 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
10 77 (29.73%) HP
10 77 (29.73%) CCNA
11 76 (29.34%) Citrix
12 69 (26.64%) MCITP
13 66 (25.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 63 (24.32%) Office 365
15 61 (23.55%) NetApp
16 60 (23.17%) ITIL
17 52 (20.08%) vSphere
17 52 (20.08%) Hyper-V
18 51 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (19.69%) SQL Server
19 50 (19.31%) SLA
20 49 (18.92%) DNS
21 47 (18.15%) MS Exchange
22 42 (16.22%) Windows 7
22 42 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
23 41 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
24 40 (15.44%) DHCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 47 (18.15%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 12 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.86%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.47%) IIS
5 9 (3.47%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.70%) Apache
7 7 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.16%) JBoss
10 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.77%) CMS
11 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 86 (33.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (24.32%) Office 365
2 42 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.41%) SaaS
4 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.77%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.92%) DNS
2 40 (15.44%) DHCP
2 40 (15.44%) WAN
3 39 (15.06%) Firewall
4 37 (14.29%) LAN
5 36 (13.90%) SAN
5 36 (13.90%) TCP/IP
6 32 (12.36%) VPN
7 20 (7.72%) VoIP
8 9 (3.47%) HTTP
9 8 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (3.09%) Internet
10 7 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (2.70%) VLAN
11 6 (2.32%) MPLS
12 5 (1.93%) BGP
12 5 (1.93%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (1.93%) OSPF
12 5 (1.93%) RIP
12 5 (1.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.25%) MySQL
2 11 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.54%) Big Data
5 4 (1.54%) Redis
6 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.39%) OLAP
8 1 (0.39%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.32%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (8.88%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.63%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.09%) Retail
4 6 (2.32%) Banking
5 5 (1.93%) Finance
6 4 (1.54%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (26.64%) Support Engineer
2 52 (20.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 51 (19.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 46 (17.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 40 (15.44%) Developer
6 37 (14.29%) Consultant
7 36 (13.90%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.88%) Administrator
8 23 (8.88%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (8.88%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.88%) Systems Administrator
9 20 (7.72%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 20 (7.72%) Desktop Support
10 19 (7.34%) .NET Developer
10 19 (7.34%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 19 (7.34%) Desktop Engineer
10 19 (7.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 18 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (6.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (6.95%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.44%) .NET
2 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET
3 30 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (8.49%) Web Services
5 17 (6.56%) jQuery
6 16 (6.18%) WCF
7 14 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 10 (3.86%) HTML
9 7 (2.70%) CSS
10 6 (2.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.93%) Ajax
12 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (1.16%) COM
12 3 (1.16%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.16%) LAMP
13 2 (0.77%) JSON
13 2 (0.77%) RESTful
13 2 (0.77%) Sass
14 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.81%) Private Cloud
2 22 (8.49%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.72%) Driving Licence
4 18 (6.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.25%) Clustering
5 11 (4.25%) User Experience
6 8 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.93%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.93%) VCE vBlock
9 5 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.16%) Replication
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 171 (66.02%) Windows
2 89 (34.36%) Windows Server
3 51 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 41 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (10.04%) Linux
7 25 (9.65%) Windows 8
8 20 (7.72%) Mac OS X
9 19 (7.34%) Windows 10
10 13 (5.02%) Unix
11 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.93%) CentOS
13 3 (1.16%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.17%) ITIL
2 33 (12.74%) MVC
3 22 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (8.11%) Mentoring
4 21 (8.11%) Ticket Management
5 20 (7.72%) High Availability
6 18 (6.95%) Service Management
7 16 (6.18%) Software Engineering
8 14 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (5.41%) Web Development
9 13 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.02%) Load Balancing
10 12 (4.63%) ERP
10 12 (4.63%) Web Application Development
11 11 (4.25%) ITIL V3
12 10 (3.86%) Capacity Management
12 10 (3.86%) Change Management
12 10 (3.86%) Presales
12 10 (3.86%) Server Building
13 8 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.06%) C#
1 39 (15.06%) SQL
2 22 (8.49%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.02%) Python
4 11 (4.25%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.25%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.86%) Perl
6 9 (3.47%) Java
7 5 (1.93%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.93%) Bourne shell
7 5 (1.93%) C++
7 5 (1.93%) VB
8 4 (1.54%) C
8 4 (1.54%) VBScript
9 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.39%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 141 (54.44%) MCSE
2 86 (33.20%) MCSA
3 83 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (29.73%) CCNA
5 69 (26.64%) MCITP
6 66 (25.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (14.67%) MCTS
8 37 (14.29%) Degree
9 32 (12.36%) CCA
9 32 (12.36%) Citrix Certification
10 23 (8.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 22 (8.49%) MCP
12 14 (5.41%) Security Cleared
13 11 (4.25%) CCNP
13 11 (4.25%) SC Cleared
14 9 (3.47%) RHCE
15 8 (3.09%) MCDST
16 6 (2.32%) MCSD
16 6 (2.32%) NCDA
17 5 (1.93%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (19.31%) SLA
2 7 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.93%) HIPAA
3 5 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.77%) BS7799
4 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 109 (42.08%) Active Directory
2 98 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (20.08%) Hyper-V
3 52 (20.08%) vSphere
4 27 (10.42%) vCloud
5 24 (9.27%) XenApp
6 18 (6.95%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.86%) Xen
8 4 (1.54%) Docker
8 4 (1.54%) LXC
9 2 (0.77%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (5.41%) SCOM
2 6 (2.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (2.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (1.93%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.93%) SCCM
4 4 (1.54%) MOM
5 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.77%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.77%) vMotion
5 2 (0.77%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 213 (82.24%) Microsoft
2 141 (54.44%) VMware
3 110 (42.47%) Cisco
4 77 (29.73%) HP
5 76 (29.34%) Citrix
6 61 (23.55%) NetApp
7 25 (9.65%) EMC
8 13 (5.02%) Oracle
9 11 (4.25%) 3PAR
10 9 (3.47%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.70%) Dell
11 7 (2.70%) RedGate
12 6 (2.32%) Sophos
12 6 (2.32%) Symantec
13 5 (1.93%) Avaya
13 5 (1.93%) Juniper
14 4 (1.54%) Google
15 3 (1.16%) IBM
16 2 (0.77%) Intel
16 2 (0.77%) Sage
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Eurobase People
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + car
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous holiday and pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Eastleigh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 24 days ago