Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 18 January 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 2 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 202 257 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 17.18% 25.96% 17.14%
As % of the Vendors category 38.70% 46.39% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 166 224 156
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,000 £25,063
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £67,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%

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 Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 522 554 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 44.39% 55.96% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 450 490 420
Basingstoke median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Basingstoke

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Basingstoke

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 79 (39.11%) Windows
2 68 (33.66%) C#
2 68 (33.66%) .NET
3 66 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (27.72%) SQL Server
5 51 (25.25%) Active Directory
6 50 (24.75%) SQL
7 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
7 49 (24.26%) VMware
8 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 45 (22.28%) Windows Server
10 38 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 38 (18.81%) Web Services
11 37 (18.32%) Degree
12 29 (14.36%) ITIL
12 29 (14.36%) AngularJS
13 28 (13.86%) MVC
14 27 (13.37%) Manufacturing
14 27 (13.37%) ASP.NET
14 27 (13.37%) Security Cleared
14 27 (13.37%) Hyper-V
15 25 (12.38%) Citrix
15 25 (12.38%) Migration
16 24 (11.88%) Workflow
16 24 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (11.39%) Mentoring
17 23 (11.39%) SharePoint
17 23 (11.39%) TDD
18 21 (10.40%) Finance
18 21 (10.40%) Amazon AWS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 23 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.90%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.47%) CMS
4 7 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.48%) IIS
7 4 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (8.91%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.98%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.99%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.92%) SaaS
4 15 (7.43%) Office 365
5 13 (6.44%) IaaS
6 7 (3.47%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (1.49%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.49%) Serverless
8 2 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.99%) GitHub
8 2 (0.99%) PaaS
9 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.94%) Firewall
2 9 (4.46%) DNS
3 8 (3.96%) DHCP
4 6 (2.97%) LAN
4 6 (2.97%) WAN
5 5 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.48%) MPLS
5 5 (2.48%) NetScaler
5 5 (2.48%) WLAN
6 4 (1.98%) SAN
7 3 (1.49%) VLAN
7 3 (1.49%) VPN
8 2 (0.99%) DWDM
8 2 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.99%) VoIP
8 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.50%) DAB
9 1 (0.50%) Internet
9 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.94%) MySQL
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.50%) DB2
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.95%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.48%) Selenium
5 3 (1.49%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.49%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.49%) Subversion
6 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.99%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.99%) JIRA
6 2 (0.99%) JMeter
6 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (13.37%) Manufacturing
2 21 (10.40%) Finance
3 13 (6.44%) Legal
4 10 (4.95%) Marketing
5 7 (3.47%) French Language
6 5 (2.48%) Retail
7 4 (1.98%) Banking
8 3 (1.49%) Electronics
8 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.99%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (28.71%) Developer
2 31 (15.35%) .NET Developer
3 25 (12.38%) Architect
4 24 (11.88%) Analyst
4 24 (11.88%) Consultant
5 20 (9.90%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.42%) IT Support
6 17 (8.42%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.93%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 12 (5.94%) Azure Developer
9 12 (5.94%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.94%) Senior Architect
9 12 (5.94%) Server Consultant
10 11 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (4.95%) Windows Consultant
12 9 (4.46%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (33.66%) .NET
2 38 (18.81%) Web Services
3 29 (14.36%) AngularJS
4 27 (13.37%) ASP.NET
5 24 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (9.41%) RESTful
6 19 (9.41%) WCF
7 18 (8.91%) SOAP
8 13 (6.44%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.46%) CSS
10 8 (3.96%) jQuery
11 6 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.48%) HTML
12 5 (2.48%) JSON
12 5 (2.48%) XML
13 3 (1.49%) Ajax
13 3 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.49%) XSL
14 2 (0.99%) Gherkin
14 2 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.97%) Derivative
4 6 (2.97%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.97%) User Experience
5 4 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.49%) Fintech
7 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (39.11%) Windows
2 45 (22.28%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.90%) Linux
4 18 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.95%) Unix
6 10 (4.95%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.47%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.36%) ITIL
3 28 (13.86%) MVC
4 25 (12.38%) Migration
5 24 (11.88%) Workflow
6 23 (11.39%) Mentoring
6 23 (11.39%) TDD
7 19 (9.41%) SOLID
8 18 (8.91%) BDD
8 18 (8.91%) CRM
9 15 (7.43%) Scrum
10 14 (6.93%) ERP
10 14 (6.93%) Presales
11 12 (5.94%) Process Improvement
12 10 (4.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 10 (4.95%) Incident Management
12 10 (4.95%) SOA
12 10 (4.95%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.95%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.95%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.66%) C#
2 50 (24.75%) SQL
3 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.43%) TypeScript
5 12 (5.94%) Java
5 12 (5.94%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.95%) PHP
7 8 (3.96%) C
8 6 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.48%) VB
10 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.99%) Groovy
11 2 (0.99%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.99%) Python
11 2 (0.99%) VB6
11 2 (0.99%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (18.32%) Degree
2 27 (13.37%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.97%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.98%) ISEB
5 4 (1.98%) MCP
5 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.49%) MCSE
7 2 (0.99%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.99%) MCSA
7 2 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CCENT
8 1 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 51 (25.25%) Active Directory
2 38 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (13.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.98%) vSphere
4 4 (1.98%) XenServer
5 3 (1.49%) Docker
5 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) SCCM
2 5 (2.48%) SCOM
3 4 (1.98%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.99%) Puppet
6 1 (0.50%) Ansible
6 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.50%) Rancher
6 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (24.26%) VMware
2 25 (12.38%) Citrix
3 18 (8.91%) Cisco
4 11 (5.45%) SAP
5 10 (4.95%) Freshdesk
5 10 (4.95%) Juniper
5 10 (4.95%) Veeam
6 8 (3.96%) Oracle
7 7 (3.47%) Dell
8 6 (2.97%) HP
8 6 (2.97%) iManage
8 6 (2.97%) NetApp
9 5 (2.48%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.48%) Kaspersky
10 4 (1.98%) EMC
10 4 (1.98%) IBM
10 4 (1.98%) IFS
10 4 (1.98%) Sage
10 4 (1.98%) Tableau
11 3 (1.49%) Cognos