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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 47 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.75% 3.30% 5.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 14.10% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 22
Median salary £31,250 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
73 78 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.44% 23.42% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 145
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) IIS
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
5 4 (28.57%) Meraki
5 4 (28.57%) Docker
5 4 (28.57%) LXC
5 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) Fireworks
2 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) SMTP
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) Flash
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) WSDL
3 4 (28.57%) XHTML
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 4 (28.57%) BCP
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) RHCE
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) WAI
1 4 (28.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) LXC
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) Meraki
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Veeam
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Apple