The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 32.47% 10.10% 24.37%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 31.25% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 24
Average salary £25,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 32 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 51.95% 32.32% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 55
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Basildon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (37.50%) MS Office
5 17 (35.42%) Cisco
6 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 15 (31.25%) Citrix
8 13 (27.08%) C#
8 13 (27.08%) .NET
9 12 (25.00%) SQL
9 12 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 12 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
10 11 (22.92%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
11 9 (18.75%) Patch Management
11 9 (18.75%) SaaS
11 9 (18.75%) PaaS
11 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.75%) IaaS
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) MCSE
11 9 (18.75%) MCSA
11 9 (18.75%) ITIL
11 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
12 8 (16.67%) Marketing
12 8 (16.67%) Use Case
12 8 (16.67%) Oracle

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (37.50%) MS Office
3 7 (14.58%) MS Project
4 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) IaaS
1 9 (18.75%) PaaS
1 9 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 4 (8.33%) LAN
1 4 (8.33%) NAS
1 4 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.08%) VLAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MS Access
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MSTest
1 6 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Support
2 10 (20.83%) Support Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Software Asset Manager
4 8 (16.67%) Software Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Senior PMO
8 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 7 (14.58%) WCF
3 7 (14.58%) WPF
4 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 6 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 6 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.42%) HTML
6 4 (8.33%) Ajax
6 4 (8.33%) CSS
6 4 (8.33%) jQuery
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.25%) CSS3
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) SOAP
7 3 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 12 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Patch Management
2 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 8 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 8 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 8 (16.67%) Use Case
4 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (12.50%) OOP
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) System Testing
5 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.50%) XAML
4 5 (10.42%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) MCSA
1 9 (18.75%) MCSE
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 3 (6.25%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco
3 15 (31.25%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) IBM
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) Veeam
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas
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Simon James IT
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