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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.61% 2.17% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.40% 6.85% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 26
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
203 146 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.68% 31.67% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 141 111 210
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) MCSE
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) ITIL
5 13 (46.43%) MCSA
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco
5 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 11 (39.29%) DNS
6 11 (39.29%) MCITP
6 11 (39.29%) High Availability
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (35.71%) DHCP
8 9 (32.14%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
9 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
9 8 (28.57%) SCOM
9 8 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (28.57%) SAN
9 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 6 (21.43%) Telecoms

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
1 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) DHCP
3 9 (32.14%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) MPLS
7 4 (14.29%) BGP
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (14.29%) HTTP
7 4 (14.29%) IPsec
7 4 (14.29%) NAS
7 4 (14.29%) OSPF
7 4 (14.29%) PABX
7 4 (14.29%) RIP
7 4 (14.29%) SSL
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
7 4 (14.29%) VLAN
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Lync Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Avaya Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Communications Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) High Availability
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.86%) ITSM
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) Presales
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) MCSE
2 13 (46.43%) MCSA
3 11 (39.29%) MCITP
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) CCNP
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.86%) MCP
6 4 (14.29%) MCTS
6 4 (14.29%) RHCE
6 4 (14.29%) RHCSA
6 4 (14.29%) SCSA
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (10.71%) MCDST
8 2 (7.14%) NCDA
8 2 (7.14%) NCIE
8 2 (7.14%) NCSA
8 2 (7.14%) VCAP
8 2 (7.14%) VCDX
9 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 4 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Avaya
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
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