The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.48% 4.07% 4.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 8.20% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 24
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £100,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 366 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.76% 49.66% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 117 239 151
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) DNS
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) SLA
5 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
5 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 11 (52.38%) MCSA
5 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
7 8 (38.10%) Software Deployment
7 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
8 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 7 (33.33%) NAS
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (33.33%) MOS
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
8 7 (33.33%) Performance Management
8 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 7 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (33.33%) Life Science
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) UNIX

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) DHCP
3 7 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (33.33%) VoIP
3 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 7 (33.33%) NAS
3 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (4.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) Infinispan
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) CRM Manager
4 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Life Science
1 7 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
5 7 (33.33%) UNIX
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Deployment
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) MCSA
2 7 (33.33%) MOS
3 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) MCITP
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (9.52%) MCP
8 1 (4.76%) RHCT
8 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (4.76%) MCDST
8 1 (4.76%) MCTS
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) DCSE
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26500 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago