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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.16% 4.52% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 13.24% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 30
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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
354 219 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 49.10% 34.17% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 233 151 151
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 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 57 (98.28%) Microsoft
2 47 (81.03%) Windows
3 37 (63.79%) VMware
3 37 (63.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (51.72%) Hyper-V
5 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
7 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
8 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
8 18 (31.03%) ITIL
9 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 14 (24.14%) SCCM
10 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (22.41%) CA
10 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
11 12 (20.69%) SCOM
11 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (18.97%) CA Spectrum
12 11 (18.97%) TOGAF
12 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
12 11 (18.97%) Risk Management
12 11 (18.97%) MCSE
13 10 (17.24%) DHCP
13 10 (17.24%) LDAP
13 10 (17.24%) Finance
13 10 (17.24%) Retail
13 10 (17.24%) Fujitsu
14 9 (15.52%) PKI
14 9 (15.52%) MCSA
14 9 (15.52%) SQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Lync
6 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) DHCP
1 10 (17.24%) LDAP
2 9 (15.52%) DNS
2 9 (15.52%) X.509
3 7 (12.07%) NAS
4 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.90%) SAN
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) Firewall
6 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
6 3 (5.17%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.17%) VoIP
6 3 (5.17%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.17%) VPN
7 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (1.72%) Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) IMAP
8 1 (1.72%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Redis
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Retail
3 8 (13.79%) Military
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Architect
1 26 (44.83%) Infrastructure Architect
2 25 (43.10%) Solutions Architect
2 25 (43.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Lead Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Facilities Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) ODBC
2 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Smartcard
1 9 (15.52%) PKI
2 3 (5.17%) CCTV
2 3 (5.17%) Life Science
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.45%) PACS
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) LIMS
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.79%) Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Vista
9 3 (5.17%) UNIX
10 1 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Risk Management
2 11 (18.97%) TOGAF
3 3 (5.17%) Performance Management
3 3 (5.17%) Software Deployment
3 3 (5.17%) Validation
3 3 (5.17%) Migration
4 2 (3.45%) Change Management
4 2 (3.45%) ITSM
4 2 (3.45%) Service Management
4 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.45%) Line Management
4 2 (3.45%) Coaching
4 2 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.72%) MODAF
5 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
5 1 (1.72%) Network Management
5 1 (1.72%) CMMI
5 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) C
4 2 (3.45%) VBScript
4 2 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.97%) MCSE
4 9 (15.52%) MCSA
5 7 (12.07%) MCP
5 7 (12.07%) MCITP
6 5 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (6.90%) CCNA
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.17%) MOS
9 2 (3.45%) Degree
9 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.72%) RHCT
10 1 (1.72%) CCIE
10 1 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (63.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (51.72%) Hyper-V
3 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.90%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.45%) XenServer
7 1 (1.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) SCCM
2 12 (20.69%) SCOM
3 11 (18.97%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.45%) DameWare
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (98.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (63.79%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) CA
4 10 (17.24%) Fujitsu
5 8 (13.79%) Citrix
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle
7 4 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) Juniper
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco
8 2 (3.45%) Compaq
9 1 (1.72%) SAP
9 1 (1.72%) F5
9 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.72%) SOTI
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Posted: 6 days ago
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