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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.38% 5.16% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.39% 14.47% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 30
Average salary £39,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
309 235 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 46.68% 35.66% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 219 163 169
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 56 (98.25%) Microsoft
2 48 (84.21%) Windows
3 34 (59.65%) VMware
3 34 (59.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (54.39%) Hyper-V
5 29 (50.88%) Security Cleared
6 28 (49.12%) SC Cleared
7 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 19 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 18 (31.58%) ITIL
9 17 (29.82%) SCCM
10 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
11 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (24.56%) SCOM
12 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
13 12 (21.05%) CA
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
14 11 (19.30%) DHCP
14 11 (19.30%) Risk Management
14 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
14 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
14 11 (19.30%) CA Spectrum
15 10 (17.54%) Retail
15 10 (17.54%) Fujitsu
15 10 (17.54%) Finance
15 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
15 10 (17.54%) LDAP
15 10 (17.54%) SQL
15 10 (17.54%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 19 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.75%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Lync
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DHCP
2 10 (17.54%) LDAP
2 10 (17.54%) DNS
3 9 (15.79%) X.509
4 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.77%) VPN
6 4 (7.02%) NAS
7 3 (5.26%) SAN
7 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.26%) LAN
7 3 (5.26%) VoIP
7 3 (5.26%) Firewall
7 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.51%) WAN
8 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) DMZ
9 1 (1.75%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Redis
3 1 (1.75%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.54%) Retail
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 8 (14.04%) Military
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Infrastructure Architect
1 26 (45.61%) Architect
2 25 (43.86%) Solutions Architect
2 25 (43.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Lead Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.51%) Facilities Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) SAML
3 1 (1.75%) ODBC
3 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Smartcard
1 9 (15.79%) PKI
2 3 (5.26%) Life Science
2 3 (5.26%) CCTV
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) UNIX
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Risk Management
2 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
3 3 (5.26%) Validation
3 3 (5.26%) Migration
3 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.51%) Line Management
4 2 (3.51%) ITSM
4 2 (3.51%) Service Management
5 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.75%) MODAF
5 1 (1.75%) CMMI
5 1 (1.75%) Network Management
5 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) VBScript
3 3 (5.26%) VB
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (50.88%) Security Cleared
2 28 (49.12%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) MCSE
4 8 (14.04%) MCSA
5 6 (10.53%) MCITP
5 6 (10.53%) MCP
6 3 (5.26%) CCNA
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.26%) MOS
6 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) Degree
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.51%) ISEB
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) CCNP
8 1 (1.75%) RHCT
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (59.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (54.39%) Hyper-V
3 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.51%) UAG
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.75%) Nmap
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.75%) XenApp
6 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) SCCM
2 14 (24.56%) SCOM
3 11 (19.30%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.51%) DameWare
6 1 (1.75%) Puppet
6 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 56 (98.25%) Microsoft
2 34 (59.65%) VMware
3 12 (21.05%) CA
4 10 (17.54%) Fujitsu
5 5 (8.77%) Citrix
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) F5
8 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.75%) SOTI
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