The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 39 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.93% 5.45% 4.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.14% 13.29% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 13
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 158 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.95% 41.04% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 64 146 60
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Portsmouth region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) LAN
4 18 (66.67%) WAN
4 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 18 (66.67%) MCSE
5 17 (62.96%) CCNA
5 17 (62.96%) DNS
5 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (62.96%) Cisco
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) MCITP
7 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
8 11 (40.74%) DHCP
9 10 (37.04%) IIS
9 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
10 9 (33.33%) MCTS
10 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (29.63%) Office 365
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (29.63%) VPN
11 8 (29.63%) Firewall
12 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (25.93%) VoIP
12 7 (25.93%) MS Office
12 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
12 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
13 6 (22.22%) DevOps

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) LAN
1 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 17 (62.96%) DNS
3 11 (40.74%) DHCP
4 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) VPN
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) HTTP
7 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
7 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (7.41%) SAN
7 2 (7.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Redis
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) IT Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Driving Licence
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Ada
2 2 (7.41%) Ada 83
2 2 (7.41%) Ada 95
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) MCSE
2 17 (62.96%) CCNA
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (48.15%) MCITP
4 9 (33.33%) MCTS
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (22.22%) MCP
6 6 (22.22%) RHCE
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) MCDST
7 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Dell
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
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