Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 287 236 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 17.63% 21.85% 18.44%
As % of the Vendors category 37.96% 42.99% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 198 208 172
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -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 756 549 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 46.44% 50.83% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 550 459 458
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,875 £27,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £57,500
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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 112 (39.02%) Windows
2 91 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (28.22%) Active Directory
4 76 (26.48%) VMware
5 73 (25.44%) Windows Server
6 72 (25.09%) SQL Server
7 67 (23.34%) .NET
7 67 (23.34%) C#
7 67 (23.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 64 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (21.95%) SQL
10 54 (18.82%) ITIL
11 53 (18.47%) Security Cleared
12 50 (17.42%) Oracle
13 46 (16.03%) Web Services
14 45 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (14.98%) ASP.NET
15 43 (14.98%) Project Management
16 42 (14.63%) SCCM
16 42 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
17 40 (13.94%) SC Cleared
18 37 (12.89%) IaaS
18 37 (12.89%) PRINCE2
19 36 (12.54%) JavaScript
19 36 (12.54%) Windows 10
19 36 (12.54%) RESTful
20 35 (12.20%) AngularJS
20 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
20 35 (12.20%) Windows 7

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 34 (11.85%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (6.97%) JBoss
3 20 (6.97%) WebLogic
4 19 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (5.57%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.79%) Confluence
7 8 (2.79%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (2.44%) Apache
9 5 (1.74%) CMS
9 5 (1.74%) MS Project Server
10 4 (1.39%) IIS
10 4 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.35%) Kentico
12 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (10.80%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 13 (4.53%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (3.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (4.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.09%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.70%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.35%) BPCS
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.35%) Lawson
6 1 (0.35%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 64 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (12.89%) IaaS
3 30 (10.45%) PaaS
4 27 (9.41%) SaaS
5 22 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (4.18%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (2.79%) GitHub
9 4 (1.39%) Office 365
10 2 (0.70%) Serverless
11 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.71%) DHCP
2 16 (5.57%) LAN
2 16 (5.57%) WAN
3 15 (5.23%) SAN
4 13 (4.53%) DNS
5 11 (3.83%) Firewall
5 11 (3.83%) Internet
5 11 (3.83%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (3.14%) NetScaler
7 8 (2.79%) DWDM
8 7 (2.44%) DAB
9 6 (2.09%) Network Security
9 6 (2.09%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.74%) WLAN
11 4 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.39%) VLAN
11 4 (1.39%) VPN
11 4 (1.39%) Wireless
12 3 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.14%) MySQL
4 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.79%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.79%) OLAP
5 8 (2.79%) OLTP
5 8 (2.79%) Oracle OLAP
5 8 (2.79%) SQLPlus
5 8 (2.79%) Star Schema
6 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.70%) QlikView
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (8.01%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.27%) JIRA
3 16 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.48%) Subversion
5 9 (3.14%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.14%) Selenium
6 8 (2.79%) Gerrit
6 8 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (2.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.35%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (10.10%) Legal
2 27 (9.41%) Finance
3 12 (4.18%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.14%) Advertising
5 8 (2.79%) Marketing
5 8 (2.79%) Retail
6 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.05%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (21.95%) Architect
2 48 (16.72%) Developer
3 34 (11.85%) Infrastructure Architect
4 31 (10.80%) Support Engineer
5 25 (8.71%) Senior Architect
6 23 (8.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
9 19 (6.62%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.62%) IT Support
10 18 (6.27%) Analyst
10 18 (6.27%) Consultant
10 18 (6.27%) IT Engineer
11 17 (5.92%) Infrastructure Support
12 16 (5.57%) IT Support Engineer
13 15 (5.23%) IT Manager
14 14 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 14 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (4.53%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (4.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (23.34%) .NET
2 46 (16.03%) Web Services
3 43 (14.98%) ASP.NET
4 36 (12.54%) RESTful
5 35 (12.20%) AngularJS
5 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (7.32%) WCF
7 20 (6.97%) .NET Framework
8 18 (6.27%) CSS
9 17 (5.92%) HTML
9 17 (5.92%) SOAP
10 13 (4.53%) Middleware
11 12 (4.18%) jQuery
12 8 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (2.44%) Node.js
13 7 (2.44%) XSLT
14 6 (2.09%) REST
15 5 (1.74%) WSDL
15 5 (1.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.06%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.57%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.14%) Oracle Exalytics
6 9 (3.14%) PMI
7 8 (2.79%) Clustering
8 5 (1.74%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.74%) Social Media
9 3 (1.05%) CMDB
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.05%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.05%) Life Science
9 3 (1.05%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.70%) Replication
10 2 (0.70%) User Experience
11 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 112 (39.02%) Windows
2 73 (25.44%) Windows Server
3 64 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (12.54%) Windows 10
5 35 (12.20%) Windows 7
6 28 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (8.71%) Linux
8 21 (7.32%) Windows 8
9 20 (6.97%) Unix
10 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.39%) Solaris
11 3 (1.05%) Android
11 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.82%) ITIL
3 43 (14.98%) Project Management
4 42 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (12.89%) PRINCE2
6 26 (9.06%) MVC
6 26 (9.06%) TDD
7 25 (8.71%) CRM
7 25 (8.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (8.36%) BDD
8 24 (8.36%) SOLID
8 24 (8.36%) Waterfall
9 23 (8.01%) Migration
9 23 (8.01%) Scrum
10 22 (7.67%) Service Management
11 20 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (6.62%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.27%) Data Migration
14 17 (5.92%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 17 (5.92%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.34%) C#
2 63 (21.95%) SQL
3 36 (12.54%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.71%) Java
5 19 (6.62%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.92%) TypeScript
6 17 (5.92%) VB
7 11 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.48%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.48%) VB6
9 8 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.44%) Ruby
10 7 (2.44%) VBScript
11 5 (1.74%) C++
12 4 (1.39%) C
13 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.35%) PHP
13 1 (0.35%) Python
13 1 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (18.47%) Security Cleared
2 40 (13.94%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.97%) PMI Certification
4 19 (6.62%) Degree
5 16 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.23%) A+ Certification
7 14 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 11 (3.83%) PMP
8 11 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (3.48%) MCP
10 9 (3.14%) MCSA
10 9 (3.14%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (2.79%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (2.09%) ISEB
12 6 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.09%) MCSE
13 5 (1.74%) APMG
14 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.35%) ACCA
15 1 (0.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.14%) PMO
2 7 (2.44%) SLA
3 3 (1.05%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) GAMP
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 81 (28.22%) Active Directory
2 67 (23.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.45%) vSphere
4 29 (10.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 29 (10.10%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (5.92%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.83%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (2.44%) Docker
8 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.70%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (14.63%) SCCM
2 30 (10.45%) SCOM
3 8 (2.79%) Ansible
3 8 (2.79%) Data Guard
3 8 (2.79%) Puppet
3 8 (2.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.05%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.35%) Marathon
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.35%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 76 (26.48%) VMware
2 50 (17.42%) Oracle
3 16 (5.57%) ServiceNow
4 12 (4.18%) Pega
5 9 (3.14%) Cisco
5 9 (3.14%) Juniper
5 9 (3.14%) SAP
6 8 (2.79%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.79%) Snow
7 7 (2.44%) Dell
7 7 (2.44%) HP
7 7 (2.44%) NetApp
7 7 (2.44%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.44%) Veeam
8 5 (1.74%) PayPal
8 5 (1.74%) WorldPay
9 4 (1.39%) Citrix
9 4 (1.39%) CommVault
9 4 (1.39%) IBM
9 4 (1.39%) LogRhythm