The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.60% 3.35% 6.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% 15.60% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 56
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,543 £31,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
249 141 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.02% 21.49% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 231 131 283
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 52 (88.14%) Microsoft
2 46 (77.97%) Windows
3 35 (59.32%) MCSE
4 33 (55.93%) VMware
5 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (50.85%) Citrix
7 29 (49.15%) Hyper-V
8 28 (47.46%) XenApp
8 28 (47.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (47.46%) CCA
8 28 (47.46%) Citrix Certification
9 27 (45.76%) Office 365
10 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (44.07%) SAN
11 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
12 18 (30.51%) MCSA
12 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
13 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
14 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (15.25%) SQL
15 9 (15.25%) .NET
15 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.25%) Cisco
15 9 (15.25%) Degree
16 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (13.56%) CCNA
16 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (13.56%) SharePoint 2013

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (45.76%) Office 365
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.07%) SAN
2 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 4 (6.78%) DHCP
5 3 (5.08%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) Intranet
6 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.39%) Skype
7 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Consultant
2 26 (44.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.47%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (11.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) MVC
1 7 (11.86%) Web Development
2 5 (8.47%) Migration
3 4 (6.78%) ITIL
3 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.78%) Service Management
4 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.08%) Content Management
4 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.08%) Workflow
5 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.39%) Process Management
6 1 (1.69%) Presales
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) C#
2 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) MCSE
2 28 (47.46%) CCA
2 28 (47.46%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (47.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (30.51%) MCSA
4 9 (15.25%) Degree
5 8 (13.56%) CCNA
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (10.17%) MCITP
7 3 (5.08%) MCP
7 3 (5.08%) MCTS
8 2 (3.39%) CCEA
8 2 (3.39%) MCDBA
8 2 (3.39%) MCDST
9 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.69%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (49.15%) Hyper-V
3 28 (47.46%) XenApp
4 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.78%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.69%) vCloud
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 52 (88.14%) Microsoft
2 33 (55.93%) VMware
3 30 (50.85%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) RedGate
6 6 (10.17%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) Dell
8 3 (5.08%) CA
8 3 (5.08%) Nintex
9 2 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
9 2 (3.39%) Veeam
10 1 (1.69%) Brocade
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
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