The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 170 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.91% 25.84% 18.98%
As % of the Vendors category 31.85% 41.77% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 104 127 120
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
405 407 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 59.38% 61.85% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 294 313 293
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

1 216 (70.82%) Windows
2 103 (33.77%) MS Excel
3 90 (29.51%) VMware
4 83 (27.21%) SQL
5 72 (23.61%) Active Directory
6 71 (23.28%) Security Cleared
7 67 (21.97%) SQL Server
8 63 (20.66%) .NET
9 61 (20.00%) ITIL
9 61 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 61 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 57 (18.69%) Hyper-V
12 56 (18.36%) C#
13 55 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 54 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 53 (17.38%) ASP.NET
16 52 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 49 (16.07%) Cisco
18 47 (15.41%) SharePoint
19 46 (15.08%) Linux
19 46 (15.08%) Citrix
20 42 (13.77%) Finance
21 40 (13.11%) Windows 8
22 39 (12.79%) TOGAF
22 39 (12.79%) Telecoms
23 37 (12.13%) MS Exchange
24 36 (11.80%) JavaScript
24 36 (11.80%) Degree
25 35 (11.48%) Oracle

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 47 (15.41%) SharePoint
2 37 (12.13%) MS Exchange
3 28 (9.18%) IIS
4 15 (4.92%) Apache
5 14 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.64%) SAS
10 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.98%) Lync
12 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.33%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 103 (33.77%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.82%) MS Office
3 8 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.30%) MS Project
5 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.62%) Office 365
3 7 (2.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.51%) WAN
2 27 (8.85%) LAN
3 23 (7.54%) Firewall
4 20 (6.56%) SAN
4 20 (6.56%) DHCP
4 20 (6.56%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.23%) DNS
6 18 (5.90%) VoIP
7 14 (4.59%) NAS
8 12 (3.93%) PBX
8 12 (3.93%) TETRA
8 12 (3.93%) Multicast
9 11 (3.61%) iSCSI
9 11 (3.61%) LDAP
10 9 (2.95%) X.509
11 8 (2.62%) VPN
12 7 (2.30%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.64%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.31%) HTTP
14 4 (1.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.90%) MySQL
3 14 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.66%) OLTP
10 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.66%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.66%) IDOL
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (5.57%) Subversion
2 13 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.95%) SoapUI
5 8 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.30%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.66%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.66%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 42 (13.77%) Finance
2 39 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.54%) Marketing
4 12 (3.93%) Retail
5 9 (2.95%) Military
5 9 (2.95%) Legal
6 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.97%) Electronics
7 3 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (19.02%) Architect
2 50 (16.39%) Developer
3 44 (14.43%) Analyst
4 40 (13.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 30 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 26 (8.52%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (8.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 23 (7.54%) Software Developer
8 21 (6.89%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.56%) Software Engineer
9 20 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.92%) Service Analyst
10 15 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (4.59%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (4.59%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (4.59%) Consultant
11 14 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (3.93%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (20.66%) .NET
2 53 (17.38%) ASP.NET
3 33 (10.82%) HTML
4 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (7.54%) CSS
5 22 (7.21%) XML
6 19 (6.23%) jQuery
7 18 (5.90%) Web Services
8 16 (5.25%) WCF
9 15 (4.92%) HTML5
10 11 (3.61%) .NET Framework
10 11 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (3.61%) SOAP
11 9 (2.95%) LINQ
11 9 (2.95%) MFC
12 7 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (2.30%) WinForms
12 7 (2.30%) XSLT
13 6 (1.97%) CSS3
14 5 (1.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.92%) Open Source
4 13 (4.26%) PKI
5 10 (3.28%) Smartcard
5 10 (3.28%) Derivative
6 8 (2.62%) Replication
7 7 (2.30%) Statistics
7 7 (2.30%) Informatics
7 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.97%) DTV
8 6 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.97%) Clustering
9 5 (1.64%) Life Science
9 5 (1.64%) User Experience
10 4 (1.31%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.98%) CCTV
11 3 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.66%) PMI
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 216 (70.82%) Windows
2 61 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (15.08%) Linux
6 40 (13.11%) Windows 8
7 31 (10.16%) Windows 7
8 28 (9.18%) UNIX
9 15 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.61%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.97%) AIX
11 6 (1.97%) Solaris
11 6 (1.97%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.98%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.66%) Android
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.00%) ITIL
2 39 (12.79%) TOGAF
3 33 (10.82%) MVC
4 32 (10.49%) Risk Management
5 24 (7.87%) Software Engineering
6 17 (5.57%) UML
6 17 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (4.59%) Product Management
8 12 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (3.93%) Scrum
8 12 (3.93%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (3.61%) TDD
9 11 (3.61%) Pair Programming
10 9 (2.95%) Multithreading
10 9 (2.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (2.95%) Project Management
10 9 (2.95%) Service Management
10 9 (2.95%) ITSM
10 9 (2.95%) OOD
10 9 (2.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 83 (27.21%) SQL
2 56 (18.36%) C#
3 36 (11.80%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.54%) PHP
5 13 (4.26%) Ruby
5 13 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 13 (4.26%) Python
6 12 (3.93%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.28%) Java
7 10 (3.28%) C++
8 9 (2.95%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.30%) C
9 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.64%) VB
11 4 (1.31%) VBScript
12 2 (0.66%) VC++
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.33%) PHP5
13 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 71 (23.28%) Security Cleared
2 61 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 55 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (11.80%) Degree
5 17 (5.57%) CISSP
6 15 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (4.92%) CCNA
7 13 (4.26%) DV Cleared
7 13 (4.26%) MCP
8 8 (2.62%) MCSE
9 7 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (2.30%) MCSA
9 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.97%) OCP
10 6 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (1.64%) MCITP
12 3 (0.98%) GCIA
12 3 (0.98%) GCIH
12 3 (0.98%) MOS
12 3 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 14 (4.59%) COBIT
3 9 (2.95%) SLA
4 3 (0.98%) COSO
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 57 (18.69%) Hyper-V
3 54 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.93%) Snort
5 8 (2.62%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.30%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.97%) XenApp
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.64%) vSphere
9 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.66%) UAG
10 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.33%) XenServer
11 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (7.21%) SCCM
2 16 (5.25%) SCOM
3 13 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.97%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.66%) MOM
5 2 (0.66%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 90 (29.51%) VMware
2 49 (16.07%) Cisco
3 46 (15.08%) Citrix
4 35 (11.48%) Oracle
5 25 (8.20%) CA
6 22 (7.21%) Red Hat
7 14 (4.59%) Business Objects
7 14 (4.59%) SAP
8 12 (3.93%) Fujitsu
9 9 (2.95%) HP
10 7 (2.30%) JBoss
10 7 (2.30%) Juniper
11 6 (1.97%) Compaq
11 6 (1.97%) Radware
12 3 (0.98%) McAfee
12 3 (0.98%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.98%) Apple
13 2 (0.66%) Veritas
13 2 (0.66%) ESRI
13 2 (0.66%) ArcSight
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