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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 16 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.87% 27.62% 18.27%
As % of the Vendors category 17.74% 60.42% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 18
Average salary £32,250 £50,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.50% +55.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
62 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 50.00% 45.71% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 35
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,185 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Basildon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) C#
6 9 (28.13%) MCP
6 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) WinForms
8 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) WCF
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (18.75%) MCSE
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
10 5 (15.63%) NUnit
10 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (15.63%) MCTS
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) MCAD
10 5 (15.63%) MCSD
10 5 (15.63%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (12.50%) IIS
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AWD
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) ADSL
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.13%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) NUnit
1 5 (15.63%) MSTest
1 5 (15.63%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (15.63%) Moq
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.88%) WinForms
3 7 (21.88%) WCF
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.63%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (15.63%) Ninject
5 5 (15.63%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (15.63%) WPF
5 5 (15.63%) Spring.NET
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (15.63%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (12.50%) ADSI
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
8 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (9.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) iSeries
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.00%) Scrum
2 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.63%) Kanban
3 5 (15.63%) MVVM
3 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
3 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCP
3 6 (18.75%) MCSE
4 5 (15.63%) MCAD
4 5 (15.63%) MCSD
4 5 (15.63%) MCTS
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (6.25%) VCP5
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.25%) CCA
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.13%) PMP
7 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
2 2 (6.25%) InterSystems
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Telerik
3 1 (3.13%) FINEOS
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.13%) Guidewire
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) HP
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