Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 59 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 39 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.59% 2.25% 4.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.21% 10.42% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 32
Portsmouth median annual salary £23,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.33% +36.36% +7.84%
10th Percentile £22,750 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £38,375 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.64% -12.50% +23.08%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 203 144 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.08% 21.62% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 157 140 179
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +1.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £58,075 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (94.87%) Windows
3 35 (89.74%) SC Cleared
3 35 (89.74%) Security Cleared
4 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
5 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
6 31 (79.49%) MCP
7 30 (76.92%) MCTS
7 30 (76.92%) MCITP
7 30 (76.92%) Windows 7
8 28 (71.79%) LAN
9 27 (69.23%) WAN
9 27 (69.23%) ITIL
9 27 (69.23%) Microsoft Office
9 27 (69.23%) MCDST
9 27 (69.23%) Driving Licence
10 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
12 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.51%) VMware
13 7 (17.95%) MCSE
13 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (15.38%) vSphere
14 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
14 6 (15.38%) MCSA
14 6 (15.38%) SCOM
14 6 (15.38%) Performance Management
15 5 (12.82%) VPN

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) LAN
2 27 (69.23%) WAN
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) PBX
4 3 (7.69%) Skype
5 2 (5.13%) ISDN
5 2 (5.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) OLAP
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 27 (69.23%) Analyst
1 27 (69.23%) Service Analyst
1 27 (69.23%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) Security Patching
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.13%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (2.56%) OO
5 1 (2.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (89.74%) SC Cleared
1 35 (89.74%) Security Cleared
2 31 (79.49%) MCP
3 30 (76.92%) MCITP
3 30 (76.92%) MCTS
4 27 (69.23%) MCDST
5 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) MCSE
7 6 (15.38%) MCSA
8 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Firmware
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCOM
2 4 (10.26%) DatAdvantage
2 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Trend Micro
3 4 (10.26%) Varonis
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) HP