The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 74 70
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 95 133 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.10% 3.91% 4.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.27% 11.58% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 130 146
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 925 1149 1370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.19% 33.75% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 757 958 1107
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +19 28 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Southampton +5 24 £32,500 -23.52% 6
Portsmouth -18 7 £25,000 -27.36% 1
Fareham -8 6 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Hook - 5 £32,500 -
Petersfield +17 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Winchester +4 4 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Farnborough +13 3 £60,000 +65.51% 3
Eastleigh - 3 £42,500 -
Fleet -11 1 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 126 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 104 (67.97%) Windows
3 70 (45.75%) VMware
4 64 (41.83%) Office 365
5 63 (41.18%) MCSE
6 58 (37.91%) Active Directory
7 54 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (34.64%) SQL Server
9 51 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 47 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (30.07%) MCSA
12 45 (29.41%) Windows Server
13 41 (26.80%) Citrix
14 38 (24.84%) .NET
15 35 (22.88%) SAN
16 34 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
16 34 (22.22%) SQL
17 33 (21.57%) C#
17 33 (21.57%) CCNA
17 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (20.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
19 31 (20.26%) SharePoint
19 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
20 30 (19.61%) ITIL
20 30 (19.61%) JavaScript
20 30 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (18.95%) HTML
21 29 (18.95%) CSS
21 29 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 31 (20.26%) SharePoint
2 29 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 64 (41.83%) Office 365
2 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.92%) SaaS
4 5 (3.27%) iPaaS
4 5 (3.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.88%) SAN
2 19 (12.42%) LAN
2 19 (12.42%) WAN
3 14 (9.15%) DHCP
4 10 (6.54%) DNS
4 10 (6.54%) Firewall
5 7 (4.58%) VLAN
6 3 (1.96%) Network Security
7 2 (1.31%) PBX
7 2 (1.31%) Skype
7 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (34.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) DTS
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.27%) Bitbucket
2 5 (3.27%) GitLab
2 5 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.65%) Moq
4 1 (0.65%) NUnit
4 1 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.23%) Electronics
3 6 (3.92%) Finance
4 4 (2.61%) Military
5 3 (1.96%) Law
5 3 (1.96%) Legal
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (18.95%) Developer
2 27 (17.65%) Consultant
3 26 (16.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 20 (13.07%) Analyst
5 19 (12.42%) IT Support
6 13 (8.50%) Administrator
6 13 (8.50%) Applications Support
7 12 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) IT Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Service Analyst
8 10 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (6.54%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) UI Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 9 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Support Technician
10 8 (5.23%) Architect
10 8 (5.23%) IT Technician
10 8 (5.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.84%) .NET
2 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
2 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
3 29 (18.95%) CSS
3 29 (18.95%) HTML
3 29 (18.95%) KnockoutJS
4 27 (17.65%) Web Services
5 24 (15.69%) XML
6 23 (15.03%) Handlebars
6 23 (15.03%) JSON
6 23 (15.03%) React
6 23 (15.03%) REST
7 16 (10.46%) WCF
8 10 (6.54%) LESS
8 10 (6.54%) Sass
9 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.27%) Node.js
11 4 (2.61%) Ajax
11 4 (2.61%) jQuery
12 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) User Experience
2 13 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.54%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.96%) PKI
6 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.31%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.31%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) EMV
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Life Science
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 104 (67.97%) Windows
2 47 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.84%) Linux
6 8 (5.23%) Windows 10
7 7 (4.58%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.31%) Android
10 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.61%) ITIL
3 23 (15.03%) Software Engineering
4 14 (9.15%) Front End Development
5 10 (6.54%) Functional Programming
5 10 (6.54%) High Availability
6 9 (5.88%) Release Management
7 8 (5.23%) Change Management
7 8 (5.23%) DevOps
7 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (5.23%) MVC
7 8 (5.23%) Open Source
8 7 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.92%) Document Management
9 6 (3.92%) Kanban
9 6 (3.92%) Migration
9 6 (3.92%) Scrum
9 6 (3.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.22%) SQL
2 33 (21.57%) C#
3 30 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.03%) TypeScript
5 10 (6.54%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.27%) PHP
6 5 (3.27%) Python
6 5 (3.27%) Ruby
6 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (41.18%) MCSE
2 46 (30.07%) MCSA
3 34 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (21.57%) CCNA
5 32 (20.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 28 (18.30%) CCA
6 28 (18.30%) Citrix Certification
7 24 (15.69%) MCP
8 18 (11.76%) Degree
9 14 (9.15%) Security Cleared
10 12 (7.84%) MCITP
10 12 (7.84%) MCTS
10 12 (7.84%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.58%) A+ Certification
11 7 (4.58%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (3.92%) MCDST
13 4 (2.61%) HNC
13 4 (2.61%) HND
13 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) WAI
2 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (37.91%) Active Directory
2 54 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 26 (16.99%) XenApp
5 7 (4.58%) vSphere
6 5 (3.27%) Docker
7 4 (2.61%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.65%) vCloud
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Kubernetes
1 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.27%) Puppet
2 4 (2.61%) SCCM
3 3 (1.96%) PowerCLI
4 2 (1.31%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.65%) Nessus
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 126 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 70 (45.75%) VMware
3 41 (26.80%) Citrix
4 25 (16.34%) Cisco
5 15 (9.80%) CA
6 10 (6.54%) Dell
7 9 (5.88%) NetApp
8 6 (3.92%) Juniper
9 5 (3.27%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (1.96%) BMC
10 3 (1.96%) EMC
10 3 (1.96%) HP
10 3 (1.96%) Remedy
10 3 (1.96%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.65%) Adobe
12 1 (0.65%) Draytek
12 1 (0.65%) Qualys
12 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.65%) WatchGuard
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £22000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Fleet
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £32,258 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago