Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 9 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon 19.17% 28.13% 14.96%
As % of the Vendors category 38.33% 41.86% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 5
Basildon median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,875 £32,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £43,750
Essex median annual salary £39,000 £44,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year -11.86% -4.32% +32.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basildon.

All Vendors
Basildon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 60 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon 50.00% 67.19% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 33
Basildon median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,800 £29,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,500 £65,000 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Basildon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Basildon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Basildon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Basildon over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basildon

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Replication
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) High Availability
4 6 (26.09%) NAS
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 5 (21.74%) ADSI
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) Back Office
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 5 (21.74%) XenApp
5 5 (21.74%) Veeam
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) vSphere
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) NAS
2 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (21.74%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) IT Support
2 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) ADSI
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
4 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.70%) Vue.js
5 1 (4.35%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) HND
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) vSphere
2 5 (21.74%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) Citrix
1 5 (21.74%) Veeam
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) SAP