Period
to 23 October 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 23 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 348 148 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.62% 13.42% 22.90%
As % of the Vendors category 39.59% 27.56% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 251 131 195
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -18.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £61,850
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%

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 879 537 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 49.55% 48.69% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 623 471 463
Basingstoke median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £30,200 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 126 (36.21%) Windows
2 109 (31.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (29.89%) Active Directory
4 93 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 85 (24.43%) Windows Server
7 81 (23.28%) .NET
8 76 (21.84%) C#
9 74 (21.26%) Project Management
10 70 (20.11%) Problem-Solving
11 67 (19.25%) SQL
12 65 (18.68%) Oracle
12 65 (18.68%) ITIL
13 59 (16.95%) VMware
14 58 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
14 58 (16.67%) PaaS
15 57 (16.38%) Security Cleared
16 54 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (14.08%) SC Cleared
19 49 (14.08%) Degree
20 45 (12.93%) Waterfall
21 44 (12.64%) Finance
22 41 (11.78%) Web Services
22 41 (11.78%) WAN
22 41 (11.78%) Continuous Improvement
22 41 (11.78%) IaaS
22 41 (11.78%) SCCM
22 41 (11.78%) Windows 10

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 33 (9.48%) JBoss
1 33 (9.48%) WebLogic
2 31 (8.91%) MS Exchange
3 28 (8.05%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (6.03%) Confluence
4 21 (6.03%) SharePoint
5 20 (5.75%) IIS
6 19 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (4.89%) Apache
8 10 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.30%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (1.44%) CMS
10 5 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.86%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (9.77%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.29%) BPCS
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.29%) Lawson
3 1 (0.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 109 (31.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (16.67%) PaaS
3 41 (11.78%) IaaS
4 38 (10.92%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (10.63%) SaaS
6 26 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (6.61%) GitHub
8 16 (4.60%) Office 365
9 13 (3.74%) Azure Functions
9 13 (3.74%) Serverless
10 12 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (2.87%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.78%) WAN
2 35 (10.06%) LAN
3 22 (6.32%) DHCP
4 21 (6.03%) WLAN
5 20 (5.75%) SAN
6 18 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (4.31%) Firewall
8 13 (3.74%) DNS
9 11 (3.16%) Software-Defined Networking
9 11 (3.16%) TCP/IP
10 9 (2.59%) Skype
11 7 (2.01%) CTI
11 7 (2.01%) Internet
11 7 (2.01%) VPN
12 6 (1.72%) DWDM
12 6 (1.72%) Ethernet
12 6 (1.72%) MPLS
12 6 (1.72%) Network Security
12 6 (1.72%) SNMP
13 5 (1.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.17%) Oracle Exadata
3 13 (3.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.16%) Cosmos DB
5 10 (2.87%) MySQL
5 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.30%) OLAP
6 8 (2.30%) OLTP
6 8 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (2.30%) SQLPlus
6 8 (2.30%) Star Schema
7 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.15%) Looker
8 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.15%) Power BI
8 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (8.91%) JIRA
2 29 (8.33%) Selenium
3 27 (7.76%) Git (software)
4 25 (7.18%) Jenkins
5 24 (6.90%) Subversion
6 21 (6.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (6.03%) TeamCity
7 20 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (4.60%) Gerrit
9 9 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (2.01%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.72%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.44%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.57%) Maven
15 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (12.64%) Finance
2 30 (8.62%) Legal
3 12 (3.45%) Marketing
4 9 (2.59%) Back Office
4 9 (2.59%) Retail
4 9 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.15%) Advertising
5 4 (1.15%) Billing
5 4 (1.15%) Law
5 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (15.23%) Architect
2 36 (10.34%) Developer
3 34 (9.77%) Analyst
4 28 (8.05%) Consultant
5 27 (7.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 26 (7.47%) Project Manager
7 24 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 20 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (5.46%) IT Support
10 18 (5.17%) IT Engineer
10 18 (5.17%) IT Manager
10 18 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
10 18 (5.17%) Senior Architect
10 18 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 17 (4.89%) Support Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) Delivery Manager
13 15 (4.31%) Azure Consultant
14 14 (4.02%) .NET Developer
14 14 (4.02%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (23.28%) .NET
2 41 (11.78%) Web Services
3 29 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 25 (7.18%) RESTful
5 19 (5.46%) WCF
6 18 (5.17%) Middleware
7 16 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (4.02%) XML
9 13 (3.74%) AngularJS
9 13 (3.74%) MSMQ
10 12 (3.45%) SOAP
11 11 (3.16%) .NET Framework
11 11 (3.16%) Redux
12 7 (2.01%) CSS
13 6 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.72%) HTML
14 5 (1.44%) jQuery
15 4 (1.15%) LDAP
16 3 (0.86%) Classic ASP
17 2 (0.57%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.48%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (6.32%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.31%) PMI
6 14 (4.02%) Oracle Exalytics
7 10 (2.87%) Clustering
8 9 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.72%) Social Media
10 5 (1.44%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.15%) User Experience
12 3 (0.86%) CMDB
12 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.21%) Windows
2 85 (24.43%) Windows Server
3 52 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (11.78%) Windows 10
5 39 (11.21%) Linux
5 39 (11.21%) Windows 7
6 25 (7.18%) Windows 8
6 25 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.74%) Unix
8 4 (1.15%) Android
8 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.15%) Solaris
9 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (21.26%) Project Management
3 70 (20.11%) Problem-Solving
4 65 (18.68%) ITIL
5 45 (12.93%) Waterfall
6 41 (11.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (10.92%) PRINCE2
8 37 (10.63%) Test Automation
9 36 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (9.48%) CRM
11 30 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 28 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (7.76%) Release Management
13 27 (7.76%) Scrum
14 25 (7.18%) Change Management
14 25 (7.18%) Service Management
14 25 (7.18%) Test Strategy
15 24 (6.90%) DevOps
15 24 (6.90%) Software Delivery
15 24 (6.90%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 76 (21.84%) C#
2 67 (19.25%) SQL
3 33 (9.48%) Java
4 22 (6.32%) PowerShell
5 20 (5.75%) TypeScript
6 19 (5.46%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.16%) C
8 8 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.44%) PHP
9 5 (1.44%) VB
10 4 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.15%) VBScript
11 2 (0.57%) ANSI C
11 2 (0.57%) C++
12 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.29%) VB6
12 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.08%) Degree
2 49 (14.08%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.03%) PMI Certification
4 20 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (4.31%) MCSE
6 14 (4.02%) MCP
7 9 (2.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.30%) A+ Certification
9 7 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.72%) PMP
10 6 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.44%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (1.15%) MCSA
13 3 (0.86%) ISEB
13 3 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.29%) APMP
14 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.45%) SLA
2 10 (2.87%) PMO
3 5 (1.44%) QA
4 3 (0.86%) GDPR
4 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.57%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.29%) GAMP
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 104 (29.89%) Active Directory
2 54 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 29 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 24 (6.90%) vSphere
5 15 (4.31%) Docker
6 11 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (2.59%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.57%) Firmware
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (11.78%) SCCM
2 27 (7.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 27 (7.76%) SCOM
3 23 (6.61%) Ansible
3 23 (6.61%) Puppet
4 8 (2.30%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.57%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.29%) Marathon
Vendors
1 65 (18.68%) Oracle
2 59 (16.95%) VMware
3 27 (7.76%) ServiceNow
4 20 (5.75%) Pega
5 19 (5.46%) Cisco
6 15 (4.31%) Sitecore
7 12 (3.45%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.30%) LogRhythm
8 8 (2.30%) Snow
9 6 (1.72%) Avaya
9 6 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.72%) HP
9 6 (1.72%) Juniper
9 6 (1.72%) McAfee
9 6 (1.72%) Polycom
9 6 (1.72%) Riverbed
9 6 (1.72%) SAP
10 5 (1.44%) PayPal
10 5 (1.44%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.15%) SolarWinds