Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 55 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.22% 4.38% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.17% 15.47% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 15
Portsmouth median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,325 £22,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% -12.50%

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 243 181 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 35.89% 28.33% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 159 138 136
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.89% +8.90%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £55,625
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) MCSE
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (60.00%) MCSA
4 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (40.00%) VCP6
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) MCP
8 4 (26.67%) Presales
9 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
9 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Presales
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) MCSE
2 9 (60.00%) MCSA
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) VCP6
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) IBM