The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.32% 4.98% 4.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.91% 12.79% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 31
Average salary £100,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
362 258 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 48.01% 38.97% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 218 178 130
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Hampshire

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 22 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 52 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 45 (80.36%) Windows
3 36 (64.29%) VMware
3 36 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (51.79%) ITIL
5 27 (48.21%) Hyper-V
6 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
8 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
8 19 (33.93%) SharePoint
9 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 15 (26.79%) CA
10 15 (26.79%) SCCM
11 14 (25.00%) SCOM
11 14 (25.00%) MCSE
12 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
12 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
12 13 (23.21%) CA Spectrum
13 12 (21.43%) MCP
14 11 (19.64%) SLA
15 10 (17.86%) .NET
15 10 (17.86%) Citrix
16 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (16.07%) DNS
16 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
17 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
18 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (33.93%) SharePoint
2 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.36%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (3.57%) Lync
8 1 (1.79%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 7 (12.50%) DHCP
3 6 (10.71%) SAN
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) NAS
4 5 (8.93%) X.509
4 5 (8.93%) LDAP
5 4 (7.14%) LAN
6 3 (5.36%) Kerberos
6 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.36%) Extranet
7 2 (3.57%) Intranet
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.79%) Redis
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Architect
1 25 (44.64%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (39.29%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (39.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) PKI
1 5 (8.93%) Smartcard
2 4 (7.14%) LIMS
2 4 (7.14%) PACS
3 2 (3.57%) CMDB
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
2 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.14%) Service Management
4 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 4 (7.14%) Change Management
4 4 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
5 3 (5.36%) ITSM
5 3 (5.36%) Workflow
5 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.79%) Validation
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.79%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C
2 3 (5.36%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) MCSE
4 12 (21.43%) MCP
5 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (12.50%) MCITP
5 7 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (8.93%) MCDST
7 3 (5.36%) CCNA
7 3 (5.36%) MCSD
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.79%) RHCT
8 1 (1.79%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
8 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (48.21%) Hyper-V
3 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.71%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.71%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) XenServer
6 3 (5.36%) UAG
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.79%) Nmap
8 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) SCCM
2 14 (25.00%) SCOM
3 13 (23.21%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.57%) DameWare
5 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 36 (64.29%) VMware
3 15 (26.79%) CA
4 10 (17.86%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) HP
5 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.71%) Juniper
6 6 (10.71%) Fujitsu
7 4 (7.14%) Interwoven
7 4 (7.14%) Compaq
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco
8 2 (3.57%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.79%) F5
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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