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

Microsoft Certification
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 88 81
Rank change year-on-year -52 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 137 194 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.07% 3.43% 3.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 11.27% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 170 226
Hampshire median annual salary £34,875 £33,875 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.95% -3.21% -9.09%
10th Percentile £18,975 £22,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £47,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £39,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% -0.31% +6.67%

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 2,158 1,722 2,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.57% 30.43% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,595 1,388 2,126
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,925 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 October 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 October 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 -16 39 £28,000 -29.11% 2
Fareham +5 20 £18,500 -30.19% 3
Basingstoke -38 20 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Farnborough -5 19 £47,500 +13.10% 2
Eastleigh -4 7 £35,000 +28.44%
Winchester -3 4 £48,750 +87.50% 1
Gosport -3 3 £26,000 -
Romsey - 2 £31,500 -
Hook - 2 £55,000 -
Havant -13 1 £34,000 -24.44%
Fleet -21 1 - -
Portsmouth -30 1 £26,000 +10.64% 3
Andover - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 114 (83.21%) Microsoft
2 80 (58.39%) Windows
2 80 (58.39%) MCSE
3 50 (36.50%) ITIL
4 45 (32.85%) Degree
5 44 (32.12%) VMware
6 42 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (30.66%) Windows Server
7 39 (28.47%) MCSA
7 39 (28.47%) Active Directory
8 31 (22.63%) SQL
9 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (19.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (17.52%) Incident Management
11 24 (17.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (16.79%) CCNA
12 23 (16.79%) Mentoring
13 22 (16.06%) SLA
13 22 (16.06%) MS Exchange
13 22 (16.06%) MCP
14 20 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
15 19 (13.87%) Firewall
16 18 (13.14%) C#
16 18 (13.14%) SCCM
16 18 (13.14%) VMware ESXi
17 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
17 17 (12.41%) Hyper-V
17 17 (12.41%) .NET

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 22 (16.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.46%) Confluence
5 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.73%) BPCS
4 1 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.73%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.49%) Office 365
3 8 (5.84%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.87%) Firewall
2 11 (8.03%) LAN
3 10 (7.30%) SAN
4 9 (6.57%) WAN
5 7 (5.11%) DHCP
5 7 (5.11%) DNS
5 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.11%) Wireless
6 6 (4.38%) VPN
7 5 (3.65%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.65%) Network Security
7 5 (3.65%) VLAN
8 4 (2.92%) Skype
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.46%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.73%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.73%) OLAP
3 1 (0.73%) OLTP
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.73%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.73%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.22%) Legal
2 10 (7.30%) Finance
3 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.19%) Automotive
5 3 (2.19%) Law
5 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (15.33%) IT Support
2 17 (12.41%) Analyst
2 17 (12.41%) Support Analyst
3 14 (10.22%) Developer
4 13 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.76%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Technical Leader
7 10 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) IT Supervisor
8 9 (6.57%) Server Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) Support Supervisor
9 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.84%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.84%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.11%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.11%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Senior Server Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.38%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.41%) .NET
2 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET
2 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (5.11%) .NET Core
3 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET Core
3 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.11%) React
4 6 (4.38%) HTML
5 3 (2.19%) RESTful
6 2 (1.46%) Web Services
7 1 (0.73%) CSS
7 1 (0.73%) XML
7 1 (0.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (8.03%) AS400
2 11 (8.03%) iSeries
3 10 (7.30%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.30%) iPad
3 10 (7.30%) iPhone
4 8 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.11%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.92%) Clustering
7 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.19%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.46%) CCTV
9 2 (1.46%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.73%) CESG
10 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 80 (58.39%) Windows
2 42 (30.66%) Windows Server
2 42 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.22%) Windows 10
5 13 (9.49%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.03%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.30%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (6.57%) Linux
9 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) ITIL
2 24 (17.52%) Incident Management
3 23 (16.79%) Mentoring
4 15 (10.95%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (9.49%) Service Management
7 12 (8.76%) ITIL V3
7 12 (8.76%) Mathematics
8 11 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (8.03%) Coaching
8 11 (8.03%) ITSM
8 11 (8.03%) Project Management
8 11 (8.03%) Server Patching
9 10 (7.30%) Data Analysis
9 10 (7.30%) Decision-Making
9 10 (7.30%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (7.30%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (6.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.63%) SQL
2 18 (13.14%) C#
3 13 (9.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.30%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.46%) C++
6 2 (1.46%) Java
7 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.73%) X++
Qualifications
1 80 (58.39%) MCSE
2 45 (32.85%) Degree
3 39 (28.47%) MCSA
4 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (17.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (16.79%) CCNA
7 22 (16.06%) MCP
8 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
9 16 (11.68%) A+ Certification
9 16 (11.68%) SC Cleared
10 11 (8.03%) CCNP
10 11 (8.03%) VCP5
10 11 (8.03%) VCP6
11 7 (5.11%) MCTS
12 6 (4.38%) CompTIA Security+
13 5 (3.65%) CISSP
13 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared
13 5 (3.65%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (2.92%) CISM
14 4 (2.92%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) Government Security Classifications
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.46%) GDPR
3 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (28.47%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.14%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (12.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.65%) vSphere
6 3 (2.19%) NFS
7 2 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.46%) UAG
7 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.73%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (13.14%) SCCM
2 3 (2.19%) vRealize
3 1 (0.73%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 114 (83.21%) Microsoft
2 44 (32.12%) VMware
3 13 (9.49%) Cisco
4 11 (8.03%) IBM
4 11 (8.03%) Intel
4 11 (8.03%) Ivanti
5 10 (7.30%) HP
6 6 (4.38%) Apple
6 6 (4.38%) Dell
7 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.46%) Citrix
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle
8 1 (0.73%) Epicor
8 1 (0.73%) F5
8 1 (0.73%) Infor
8 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.73%) Meraki
8 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.73%) Sage
8 1 (0.73%) SAP