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 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 11.76% 29.17% 18.46%
As % of the Vendors category 21.92% 53.85% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 23
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +55.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
73 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 53.68% 54.17% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 45
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,837 £27,972
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Basildon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (37.50%) MCP
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.00%) C#
7 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.00%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (27.50%) Scrum
9 10 (25.00%) WinForms
9 10 (25.00%) WCF
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (22.50%) MVC
10 9 (22.50%) Firewall
10 9 (22.50%) TDD
10 9 (22.50%) MS Office
10 9 (22.50%) MCSE
11 8 (20.00%) MCAD
11 8 (20.00%) MCSD
11 8 (20.00%) NUnit
11 8 (20.00%) MCTS
11 8 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (20.00%) MSTest
11 8 (20.00%) MVVM
11 8 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (20.00%) Moq

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
6 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.50%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) ADSL
2 3 (7.50%) VoIP
3 2 (5.00%) LDAP
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) MS Access
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) NUnit
1 8 (20.00%) MSTest
1 8 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (20.00%) Moq
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Web Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) WinForms
3 10 (25.00%) WCF
4 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.00%) Spring.NET
5 8 (20.00%) WPF
5 8 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
5 8 (20.00%) Ninject
5 8 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (17.50%) ADSI
7 5 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Android
5 3 (7.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Scrum
2 9 (22.50%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) TDD
3 8 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (20.00%) MVVM
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (20.00%) Kanban
3 8 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (37.50%) MCP
3 9 (22.50%) MCSE
4 8 (20.00%) MCAD
4 8 (20.00%) MCSD
4 8 (20.00%) MCTS
5 7 (17.50%) MCITP
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) PMP
7 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (5.00%) CCA
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.00%) VCP5
8 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) P3O
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.50%) Nagios
1 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Juniper
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) InterSystems
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.50%) FINEOS
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) HP
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