The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 52
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 22 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.77% 5.84% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.56% 13.72% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 6
Median salary £32,500 £40,500 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +90.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £26,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 257 226 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 44.08% 42.56% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 221 175 109
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification 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 in Basingstoke.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Basingstoke

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 43 (95.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (73.33%) C#
2 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (66.67%) .NET
5 28 (62.22%) HTML
5 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
5 28 (62.22%) ASP.NET
5 28 (62.22%) CSS
5 28 (62.22%) Web Services
5 28 (62.22%) XML
5 28 (62.22%) SharePoint
5 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
5 28 (62.22%) JSON
5 28 (62.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (62.22%) KnockoutJS
5 28 (62.22%) Office 365
5 28 (62.22%) REST
5 28 (62.22%) AngularJS
5 28 (62.22%) TypeScript
5 28 (62.22%) React
5 28 (62.22%) Handlebars
6 21 (46.67%) Degree
7 20 (44.44%) Windows
8 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 18 (40.00%) WCF
8 18 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
10 10 (22.22%) SQL
10 10 (22.22%) User Experience

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (62.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (62.22%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
1 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
1 6 (13.33%) Wireless
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) DTS
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 14 (31.11%) Applications Developer
4 10 (22.22%) UI Developer
5 9 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) DBA
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 28 (62.22%) AngularJS
2 28 (62.22%) ASP.NET
2 28 (62.22%) CSS
2 28 (62.22%) Handlebars
2 28 (62.22%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) JSON
2 28 (62.22%) KnockoutJS
2 28 (62.22%) React
2 28 (62.22%) REST
2 28 (62.22%) Web Services
2 28 (62.22%) XML
3 18 (40.00%) WCF
4 10 (22.22%) LESS
4 10 (22.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) User Experience
3 7 (15.56%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
3 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
4 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
5 9 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Coaching
6 3 (6.67%) ITSM
6 3 (6.67%) Line Management
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) OOP
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.44%) High Availability
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
2 28 (62.22%) TypeScript
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Degree
2 18 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (6.67%) MCTS
3 3 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCDST
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 43 (95.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Apple
3 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds