The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 68 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.29% 3.67% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 13.39% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £25,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,950 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 112 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.30% 27.38% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 98 97
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire

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 22 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WF
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
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