Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 338 271 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 22.31% 18.15% 26.84%
As % of the Vendors category 49.34% 42.34% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 272 201 243
Basingstoke median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%

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 685 640 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 45.21% 42.87% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 522 477 461
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 176 (52.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 161 (47.63%) C#
3 155 (45.86%) Degree
4 143 (42.31%) .NET
5 132 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (24.56%) BizTalk Server
7 80 (23.67%) SQL Server
8 64 (18.93%) Windows
9 62 (18.34%) SQL
10 60 (17.75%) IIS
10 60 (17.75%) SOLID
11 54 (15.98%) Active Directory
12 52 (15.38%) Web Services
13 49 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
14 47 (13.91%) Windows Server
15 46 (13.61%) WCF
16 45 (13.31%) RESTful
17 44 (13.02%) XML
17 44 (13.02%) OO
17 44 (13.02%) MSMQ
17 44 (13.02%) SOA
18 43 (12.72%) Finance
18 43 (12.72%) VMware
19 42 (12.43%) Java
20 41 (12.13%) Computer Science
20 41 (12.13%) Computer Science Degree
21 37 (10.95%) SDLC
21 37 (10.95%) ITIL
22 35 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
23 33 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure

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 83 (24.56%) BizTalk Server
2 60 (17.75%) IIS
3 13 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.96%) SAS
4 10 (2.96%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.89%) CMS
7 3 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.89%) Kentico
7 3 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.89%) WordPress
8 2 (0.59%) Confluence
8 2 (0.59%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Shopify
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (52.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.69%) PaaS
3 23 (6.80%) Azure Functions
3 23 (6.80%) Serverless
4 20 (5.92%) Office 365
5 19 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (2.96%) IaaS
7 10 (2.96%) SaaS
8 5 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.30%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.30%) GitHub
10 1 (0.30%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.25%) Firewall
2 9 (2.66%) SAN
3 7 (2.07%) DNS
4 6 (1.78%) DHCP
4 6 (1.78%) VoIP
4 6 (1.78%) WAN
5 5 (1.48%) LAN
6 4 (1.18%) PBX
6 4 (1.18%) RTP
6 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.18%) VLAN
6 4 (1.18%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.30%) DWDM
7 1 (0.30%) Extranet
7 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.30%) MPLS
7 1 (0.30%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.30%) Network Security
7 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.89%) MySQL
5 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.59%) OLAP
6 2 (0.59%) OLTP
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.59%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (7.69%) Selenium
3 19 (5.62%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.18%) JIRA
5 4 (1.18%) Subversion
6 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.30%) GDB
8 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.30%) Protractor
8 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (12.72%) Finance
2 17 (5.03%) Legal
3 8 (2.37%) Marketing
4 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.89%) Banking
5 3 (0.89%) Military
6 1 (0.30%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
6 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (16.86%) Developer
2 43 (12.72%) Architect
3 35 (10.36%) Consultant
4 33 (9.76%) Analyst
5 32 (9.47%) Project Manager
5 32 (9.47%) Support Engineer
6 28 (8.28%) .NET Developer
7 25 (7.40%) Azure Consultant
8 24 (7.10%) Azure Architect
9 23 (6.80%) BizTalk Consultant
9 23 (6.80%) Principal Consultant
10 22 (6.51%) Head of Architecture
11 21 (6.21%) BizTalk Architect
12 17 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (5.03%) Test Leader
13 16 (4.73%) Java Developer
14 15 (4.44%) IT Engineer
15 12 (3.55%) IT Support
15 12 (3.55%) Junior
15 12 (3.55%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (42.31%) .NET
2 52 (15.38%) Web Services
3 46 (13.61%) WCF
4 45 (13.31%) RESTful
5 44 (13.02%) MSMQ
5 44 (13.02%) XML
6 23 (6.80%) AngularJS
7 16 (4.73%) Hibernate
7 16 (4.73%) Spring
8 15 (4.44%) SOAP
9 5 (1.48%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.18%) Web Services Management
11 3 (0.89%) REST
11 3 (0.89%) Vue.js
12 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.59%) Gherkin
13 1 (0.30%) IBM Integration Bus
13 1 (0.30%) WinForms
13 1 (0.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.51%) PMI
2 13 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.96%) Fintech
4 9 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.37%) BYOD
5 8 (2.37%) Clustering
6 7 (2.07%) CMDB
7 6 (1.78%) NHS
8 5 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.18%) User Experience
10 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.89%) FMCG
10 3 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.89%) PKI
10 3 (0.89%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.89%) Replication
10 3 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.93%) Windows
2 47 (13.91%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.14%) Windows 10
5 12 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.78%) Linux
8 4 (1.18%) Android
8 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.59%) Unix
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (17.75%) SOLID
3 49 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
4 44 (13.02%) OO
4 44 (13.02%) SOA
5 41 (12.13%) Computer Science
6 37 (10.95%) ITIL
6 37 (10.95%) SDLC
7 32 (9.47%) Project Management
8 30 (8.88%) Waterfall
9 26 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.40%) Line Management
11 23 (6.80%) Software Architecture
11 23 (6.80%) Storage Management
11 23 (6.80%) Technical Leadership
12 22 (6.51%) Data Analysis
12 22 (6.51%) PRINCE2
13 20 (5.92%) Mathematics
14 19 (5.62%) TDD
15 18 (5.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 161 (47.63%) C#
2 62 (18.34%) SQL
3 42 (12.43%) Java
4 23 (6.80%) C++
4 23 (6.80%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.85%) Python
6 10 (2.96%) Julia
6 10 (2.96%) MATLAB
6 10 (2.96%) R
6 10 (2.96%) Scala
7 8 (2.37%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.78%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.89%) PHP
9 3 (0.89%) Ruby
9 3 (0.89%) VBScript
10 2 (0.59%) C
11 1 (0.30%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 155 (45.86%) Degree
2 41 (12.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (7.10%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.51%) PMI Certification
5 17 (5.03%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.78%) MCP
10 5 (1.48%) MCSA
11 3 (0.89%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.59%) ISEB
12 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.59%) MCITP
13 1 (0.30%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.37%) SLA
2 7 (2.07%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) GAMP
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 33 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.18%) XenApp
6 3 (0.89%) Docker
6 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.03%) SCCM
2 7 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.07%) vCenter Server
3 6 (1.78%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.48%) SCOM
5 4 (1.18%) Ansible
5 4 (1.18%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.89%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.59%) Puppet
8 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.30%) Terraform
8 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (12.72%) VMware
2 18 (5.33%) Oracle
3 15 (4.44%) Cisco
4 10 (2.96%) HP
4 10 (2.96%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.66%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.66%) Snow
6 7 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.78%) Citrix
7 6 (1.78%) SonicWALL
8 5 (1.48%) Google
8 5 (1.48%) SAP
9 4 (1.18%) Avaya
9 4 (1.18%) NEC
9 4 (1.18%) NetApp
9 4 (1.18%) Panasonic
9 4 (1.18%) Samsung
10 3 (0.89%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.89%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.89%) Veeam