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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.53% 1.04% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 3.41% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £23,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% -2.70%
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
44 88 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.11% 30.45% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 43 80 109
Median salary £33,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.86% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) MCSE
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) MCITP
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 19 (79.17%) CCNA
4 19 (79.17%) Cisco
4 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (79.17%) TCP/IP
4 19 (79.17%) DNS
5 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (70.83%) WAN
6 17 (70.83%) LAN
6 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
7 16 (66.67%) Office 365
7 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
7 16 (66.67%) VoIP
7 16 (66.67%) DHCP
7 16 (66.67%) VPN
7 16 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Firewall
9 4 (16.67%) SAN
10 3 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (12.50%) Risk Management

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DNS
1 19 (79.17%) TCP/IP
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 16 (66.67%) DHCP
3 16 (66.67%) VoIP
3 16 (66.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) HTTP
6 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
6 2 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (12.50%) Server Building
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) MCSE
2 20 (83.33%) MCITP
3 19 (79.17%) CCNA
3 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) MCSA
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) RHCE
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) LXC
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Veeam