The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 13.04% 1.69% 13.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.91% 7.14% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 13
Average salary £25,500 £21,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.60% -57.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 14 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 46.74% 23.73% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 25
Average salary £25,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Basildon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) MCSA
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 25 (83.33%) Replication
3 25 (83.33%) Clustering
3 25 (83.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 25 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
3 25 (83.33%) Red Gate
3 25 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (83.33%) Database Mirroring
4 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (63.33%) ITIL
5 19 (63.33%) Finance
6 17 (56.67%) High Availability
6 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.67%) Veeam
8 5 (16.67%) vSphere
8 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
8 5 (16.67%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
1 4 (13.33%) NAS
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) DBA
1 25 (83.33%) SQL DBA
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 8 (26.67%) Senior DBA
3 8 (26.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 8 (26.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Support
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Clustering
1 25 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 25 (83.33%) Database Mirroring
1 25 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (63.33%) ITIL
3 17 (56.67%) High Availability
4 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) MCSA
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Red Gate
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Veeam
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas
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