Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 114 80
Rank change year-on-year -35 -34 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 141 153 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.94% 2.50% 3.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.56% 7.86% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 117 129 274
Hampshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,149 1,947 2,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.52% 31.86% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,604 1,543 1,878
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,325
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -36 42 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Eastleigh +8 21 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Farnborough +5 17 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Fareham -7 12 £18,500 -8.64% 1
Winchester -15 7 £34,000 +19.30%
Basingstoke -47 7 £35,750 +2.14% 4
Petersfield +2 3 - - 3
Portsmouth -14 3 £51,250 +105.00%
Aldershot - 3 £20,500 -
Andover - 2 £29,750 -
Havant - 1 £34,000 - 1
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 111 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 61 (43.26%) Windows
3 55 (39.01%) MCSE
4 50 (35.46%) VMware
5 44 (31.21%) MCSA
6 43 (30.50%) ITIL
7 42 (29.79%) Hyper-V
8 38 (26.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (26.95%) Degree
9 36 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (25.53%) Windows Server
10 35 (24.82%) SQL
11 34 (24.11%) Active Directory
12 32 (22.70%) Office 365
12 32 (22.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (18.44%) Security Cleared
16 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
17 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
18 22 (15.60%) C#
18 22 (15.60%) T-SQL
19 21 (14.89%) .NET
19 21 (14.89%) CCA
19 21 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
19 21 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (13.48%) React
20 19 (13.48%) SC Cleared
20 19 (13.48%) AngularJS
21 18 (12.77%) Marketing

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 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.13%) WordPress
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.70%) Office 365
2 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) SAN
2 16 (11.35%) LAN
2 16 (11.35%) WAN
3 13 (9.22%) Firewall
4 9 (6.38%) VoIP
5 5 (3.55%) DNS
5 5 (3.55%) Network Security
5 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.13%) DHCP
6 3 (2.13%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.42%) Skype
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.71%) Internet
8 1 (0.71%) Intranet
8 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) OLAP
4 1 (0.71%) Power BI
4 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (12.77%) Marketing
2 12 (8.51%) Legal
3 11 (7.80%) Finance
4 7 (4.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (19.86%) Developer
2 22 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (13.48%) Architect
4 18 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.06%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (10.64%) Consultant
8 14 (9.93%) IT Support
8 14 (9.93%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 12 (8.51%) Support Engineer
10 11 (7.80%) Technical Support
11 10 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (7.09%) Technical Advisor
11 10 (7.09%) Technical Support Advisor
12 9 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Data Centre Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) .NET
2 19 (13.48%) AngularJS
2 19 (13.48%) React
3 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.35%) .NET Core
4 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET Core
4 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (5.67%) RESTful
6 4 (2.84%) CSS
6 4 (2.84%) HTML
6 4 (2.84%) jQuery
7 2 (1.42%) React Native
8 1 (0.71%) Ajax
8 1 (0.71%) COM
8 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (12.06%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.80%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Fintech
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (43.26%) Windows
2 36 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 32 (22.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (9.93%) Linux
5 12 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.84%) CentOS
6 4 (2.84%) SUSE
6 4 (2.84%) Unix
7 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.42%) Android
8 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) ITIL
2 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (11.35%) MVC
4 16 (11.35%) Regression Testing
5 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
6 12 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 10 (7.09%) CRM
8 8 (5.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.67%) Microservices
9 7 (4.96%) Release Management
10 6 (4.26%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.26%) Change Management
10 6 (4.26%) High Availability
10 6 (4.26%) Presales
11 5 (3.55%) Migration
11 5 (3.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) SQL
2 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.60%) C#
3 22 (15.60%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.96%) C
5 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (39.01%) MCSE
2 44 (31.21%) MCSA
3 38 (26.95%) Degree
4 36 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (18.44%) Security Cleared
6 21 (14.89%) CCA
6 21 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
7 19 (13.48%) SC Cleared
8 17 (12.06%) CCDP
8 17 (12.06%) CCNA
8 17 (12.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (10.64%) CCIE
9 15 (10.64%) LPIC
9 15 (10.64%) OSCP
10 13 (9.22%) MCP
11 12 (8.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (5.67%) A+ Certification
12 8 (5.67%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (4.26%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (3.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) SLA
2 6 (4.26%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (29.79%) Hyper-V
2 38 (26.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (24.11%) Active Directory
4 12 (8.51%) XenApp
5 9 (6.38%) vSphere
6 4 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.71%) NFS
8 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) vRealize
3 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 50 (35.46%) VMware
3 17 (12.06%) Citrix
4 14 (9.93%) Cisco
4 14 (9.93%) NetApp
5 8 (5.67%) Juniper
6 7 (4.96%) Dell
6 7 (4.96%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (2.84%) Avaya
8 3 (2.13%) Apple
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.42%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.42%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.42%) F5
9 2 (1.42%) HP
9 2 (1.42%) Lumension
10 1 (0.71%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.71%) iManage
10 1 (0.71%) McAfee
10 1 (0.71%) Meraki