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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.29% 1.21% 4.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.27% 4.71% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £19,250 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.76% -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire

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
98 85 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.34% 25.68% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 92 80 59
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) MCSE
4 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 11 (36.67%) HP
6 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
7 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) MCP
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) XenApp
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.00%) .NET
12 5 (16.67%) Linux

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Lawson
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) SMTP
6 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
3 4 (13.33%) WCF
3 4 (13.33%) LINQ
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.67%) ATDD
6 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Microservices
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.67%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) MCSE
2 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) MCP
4 4 (13.33%) MCITP
5 3 (10.00%) CCNA
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) CEH
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) MCDST
6 2 (6.67%) MCTS
6 2 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) XenApp
3 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) XenServer
4 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) HP
4 7 (23.33%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Google
6 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Baan
7 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.33%) Sage
7 1 (3.33%) Kaseya
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