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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 48 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.95% 5.81% 4.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 26.32% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 15
Median salary £70,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +115.38% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth.

Academic & Professional Certification
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 57 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 25.24% 22.09% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 100
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,125 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Portsmouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Field Service Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) WSDL
1 2 (33.33%) XHTML
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
1 2 (33.33%) WAI
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
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