The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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 Vendors for the Basildon region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 13.82% 23.97% 22.90%
As % of the Vendors category 25.37% 49.15% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 29
Average salary £34,250 £50,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +55.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 54.47% 48.76% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 65
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Basildon region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Basildon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Basildon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Microsoft 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.

1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (45.65%) MCP
4 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
4 17 (36.96%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
6 14 (30.43%) C#
6 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 14 (30.43%) WinForms
6 14 (30.43%) WCF
6 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (26.09%) Kanban
7 12 (26.09%) WPF
7 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (26.09%) Spring.NET
7 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (26.09%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (26.09%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (26.09%) MSTest
7 12 (26.09%) MVVM
7 12 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (26.09%) Moq
7 12 (26.09%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (26.09%) Ninject
7 12 (26.09%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (26.09%) Web Application Development
7 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (26.09%) Unity DI Container

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.09%) MS Office
3 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
5 3 (6.52%) MS Project
6 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) AWD
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) ADSL
2 3 (6.52%) VoIP
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) NUnit
1 12 (26.09%) MSTest
1 12 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (26.09%) Moq
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Web Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Junior VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Junior
9 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
3 14 (30.43%) WinForms
3 14 (30.43%) WCF
4 12 (26.09%) WPF
4 12 (26.09%) Spring.NET
4 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (26.09%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (26.09%) Ninject
4 12 (26.09%) Razor View Engine
4 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (26.09%) Unity DI Container
5 9 (19.57%) ADSI
6 3 (6.52%) HTML
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.52%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
3 2 (4.35%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Android
5 3 (6.52%) Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Scrum
2 12 (26.09%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) TDD
2 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (26.09%) Kanban
2 12 (26.09%) Dependency Injection
2 12 (26.09%) MVVM
2 12 (26.09%) Web Application Development
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.35%) Project Governance
6 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (45.65%) MCP
3 12 (26.09%) MCAD
3 12 (26.09%) MCSD
3 12 (26.09%) MCTS
4 11 (23.91%) MCSE
5 9 (19.57%) MCITP
6 6 (13.04%) Degree
7 2 (4.35%) VCP5
7 2 (4.35%) CCA
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.35%) PMP
7 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) ISEB
8 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco
2 2 (4.35%) InterSystems
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
2 2 (4.35%) Citrix
2 2 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Telerik
3 1 (2.17%) FINEOS
3 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.17%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) HP
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