Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 92 79
Rank change year-on-year -35 -13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 146 187 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.20% 3.14% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.71% 10.00% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 127 170 264
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £17,250 £22,450 £24,575
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,125 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +2.67%

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 2,175 1,870 2,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.81% 31.41% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 1,536 2,041
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -13 32 £32,500 - 3
Eastleigh +3 23 £40,000 -5.88%
Fareham +17 20 £18,500 -22.92% 1
Basingstoke -54 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Farnborough -12 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Winchester +4 4 £48,750 +116.67% 1
Hook -7 2 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Havant -8 2 £34,000 -24.44%
Andover - 2 £27,000 -
Romsey - 2 £31,500 -
Gosport -3 1 £26,000 -
Portsmouth -17 1 £52,500 +123.40% 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 123 (84.25%) Microsoft
2 65 (44.52%) Windows
3 60 (41.10%) Degree
4 55 (37.67%) MCSE
5 45 (30.82%) SQL
6 39 (26.71%) MCSA
7 38 (26.03%) ITIL
8 35 (23.97%) Windows Server
9 34 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (21.92%) VMware
10 32 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (21.23%) Active Directory
11 31 (21.23%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (20.55%) Hyper-V
13 28 (19.18%) JavaScript
13 28 (19.18%) C#
14 27 (18.49%) .NET
14 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
16 25 (17.12%) T-SQL
17 23 (15.75%) AngularJS
17 23 (15.75%) React
18 22 (15.07%) SLA
18 22 (15.07%) SC Cleared
19 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
19 21 (14.38%) Firewall
19 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET Web API
19 21 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
20 20 (13.70%) .NET Core
20 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET Core

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 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.05%) WordPress
3 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) BPCS
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.68%) Lawson
3 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.90%) Office 365
3 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.79%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) Firewall
2 13 (8.90%) SAN
3 7 (4.79%) Network Security
4 6 (4.11%) VLAN
5 5 (3.42%) LAN
5 5 (3.42%) Wireless
6 3 (2.05%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.05%) WAN
7 2 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.37%) Skype
7 2 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.37%) VPN
7 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.68%) CTI
8 1 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) OLAP
2 1 (0.68%) OLTP
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.68%) Power BI
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
2 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.96%) Marketing
2 13 (8.90%) Legal
3 10 (6.85%) Finance
4 6 (4.11%) Advertising
4 6 (4.11%) Retail
5 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.49%) Developer
2 25 (17.12%) IT Support
3 20 (13.70%) C# Developer
3 20 (13.70%) C# Software Developer
3 20 (13.70%) Software Developer
4 18 (12.33%) Technical Support
5 16 (10.96%) Architect
5 16 (10.96%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (10.96%) Technical Advisor
5 16 (10.96%) Technical Support Advisor
6 14 (9.59%) Consultant
7 12 (8.22%) Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.49%) .NET
2 23 (15.75%) AngularJS
2 23 (15.75%) React
3 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (13.70%) .NET Core
4 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET Core
4 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (6.85%) RESTful
6 9 (6.16%) HTML
7 4 (2.74%) CSS
8 3 (2.05%) jQuery
8 3 (2.05%) Web Services
9 1 (0.68%) XML
9 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (6.16%) AS400
4 9 (6.16%) Blackberry
4 9 (6.16%) iPad
4 9 (6.16%) iPhone
4 9 (6.16%) iSeries
5 5 (3.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.37%) CCTV
7 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.68%) CESG
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (44.52%) Windows
2 35 (23.97%) Windows Server
3 32 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (8.22%) Linux
6 9 (6.16%) Windows 8
6 9 (6.16%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.74%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.37%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) ITIL
2 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.70%) Mathematics
3 20 (13.70%) MVC
3 20 (13.70%) Regression Testing
4 16 (10.96%) Customer Requirements
4 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.22%) Incident Management
5 12 (8.22%) Service Management
6 10 (6.85%) CRM
6 10 (6.85%) ITSM
6 10 (6.85%) Microservices
7 9 (6.16%) Coaching
7 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (6.16%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (6.16%) Server Patching
8 7 (4.79%) Business Continuity
8 7 (4.79%) ERP
8 7 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (4.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.82%) SQL
2 28 (19.18%) C#
2 28 (19.18%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.12%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.79%) C
5 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (41.10%) Degree
2 55 (37.67%) MCSE
3 39 (26.71%) MCSA
4 31 (21.23%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
6 22 (15.07%) SC Cleared
7 18 (12.33%) MCP
8 15 (10.27%) CCDP
8 15 (10.27%) CCIE
8 15 (10.27%) LPIC
8 15 (10.27%) OSCP
9 14 (9.59%) A+ Certification
9 14 (9.59%) CCNA
9 14 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (8.22%) DV Cleared
11 10 (6.85%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (6.16%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (4.79%) MCTS
14 5 (3.42%) MCITP
14 5 (3.42%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.07%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (21.23%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.55%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.74%) XenApp
6 3 (2.05%) vSphere
7 2 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.37%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.37%) UAG
7 2 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 123 (84.25%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.92%) VMware
3 9 (6.16%) Cisco
3 9 (6.16%) IBM
3 9 (6.16%) Ivanti
4 4 (2.74%) Apple
4 4 (2.74%) Citrix
4 4 (2.74%) Dell
4 4 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (1.37%) Intel
5 2 (1.37%) Meraki
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Epicor
6 1 (0.68%) IFS
6 1 (0.68%) iManage
6 1 (0.68%) Infor
6 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) Sage
6 1 (0.68%) SAP