The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 48 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.63% 3.61% 5.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 8.78% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 11
Median salary - £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 120 148 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 37.62% 41.11% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 82 119 68
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £65,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Farnborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (55.56%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (55.56%) Release Management
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) MCSE
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (11.11%) Firewall
8 1 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (11.11%) CCNA
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 1 (11.11%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
4 5 (55.56%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp