Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 372 187 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 23.19% 16.36% 25.64%
As % of the Vendors category 46.15% 34.31% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 299 157 225
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +20.00% -13.51%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £21,200
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -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 806 545 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 50.25% 47.68% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 608 483 490
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.79% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,350 £31,575 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,050 £62,500
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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 139 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (34.14%) Windows
3 122 (32.80%) C#
4 121 (32.53%) .NET
5 107 (28.76%) Active Directory
6 102 (27.42%) SQL Server
7 99 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (23.39%) Windows Server
9 85 (22.85%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (22.04%) Degree
11 70 (18.82%) ITIL
12 67 (18.01%) Project Management
13 64 (17.20%) SQL
14 63 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
15 58 (15.59%) BizTalk Server
16 51 (13.71%) PaaS
17 49 (13.17%) Security Cleared
18 46 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (12.10%) Waterfall
19 45 (12.10%) Windows 10
20 43 (11.56%) SC Cleared
20 43 (11.56%) Finance
20 43 (11.56%) VMware
20 43 (11.56%) Oracle
21 42 (11.29%) Test Automation
21 42 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
22 41 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (10.75%) Web Services
23 40 (10.75%) WAN
23 40 (10.75%) RESTful

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 58 (15.59%) BizTalk Server
2 36 (9.68%) IIS
3 30 (8.06%) MS Exchange
4 22 (5.91%) JBoss
4 22 (5.91%) WebLogic
5 19 (5.11%) Confluence
6 17 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (4.30%) SharePoint
8 14 (3.76%) Apache
9 10 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.61%) CMS
11 5 (1.34%) Kentico
11 5 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.34%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.34%) WordPress
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.81%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (8.87%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.34%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (1.34%) Shopify
2 1 (0.27%) BPCS
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Lawson
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 139 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (13.71%) PaaS
3 37 (9.95%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (9.14%) Office 365
5 23 (6.18%) GitHub
6 22 (5.91%) SaaS
7 21 (5.65%) Azure Functions
7 21 (5.65%) Serverless
8 19 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (5.11%) IaaS
9 17 (4.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.75%) WAN
2 32 (8.60%) LAN
3 22 (5.91%) WLAN
4 18 (4.84%) SAN
4 18 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (4.57%) DHCP
6 16 (4.30%) Firewall
7 12 (3.23%) DNS
8 11 (2.96%) Skype
9 9 (2.42%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.15%) CTI
10 8 (2.15%) Ethernet
10 8 (2.15%) MPLS
11 7 (1.88%) Network Security
11 7 (1.88%) SNMP
11 7 (1.88%) VPN
12 6 (1.61%) DWDM
13 5 (1.34%) Intranet
14 4 (1.08%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.65%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (4.03%) Oracle Exadata
4 11 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
5 8 (2.15%) MySQL
6 6 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (1.61%) Looker
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.61%) Power BI
7 5 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.81%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (9.14%) Selenium
2 31 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (8.06%) Git (software)
4 25 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 25 (6.72%) Subversion
5 24 (6.45%) JIRA
6 18 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.49%) Gerrit
8 11 (2.96%) SpecFlow
9 9 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.34%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.54%) Maven
14 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.27%) GDB
14 1 (0.27%) Protractor
14 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (11.56%) Finance
2 27 (7.26%) Legal
3 12 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.96%) Back Office
5 10 (2.69%) Marketing
6 7 (1.88%) Retail
6 7 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.08%) Advertising
7 4 (1.08%) Billing
7 4 (1.08%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (13.98%) Developer
2 42 (11.29%) Analyst
2 42 (11.29%) Architect
3 41 (11.02%) Support Engineer
4 30 (8.06%) Consultant
5 29 (7.80%) IT Engineer
5 29 (7.80%) Project Manager
6 26 (6.99%) .NET Developer
7 24 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 23 (6.18%) Azure Consultant
8 23 (6.18%) IT Support
9 22 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (5.91%) Support Analyst
10 21 (5.65%) BizTalk Consultant
10 21 (5.65%) Principal Consultant
11 18 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 17 (4.57%) Applications Support
13 16 (4.30%) Lead DevOps
13 16 (4.30%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.53%) .NET
2 40 (10.75%) RESTful
2 40 (10.75%) Web Services
3 33 (8.87%) WCF
4 32 (8.60%) ASP.NET
5 29 (7.80%) MSMQ
5 29 (7.80%) XML
6 15 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (3.76%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.49%) SOAP
9 12 (3.23%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.96%) Redux
11 10 (2.69%) Middleware
12 5 (1.34%) CSS
12 5 (1.34%) jQuery
13 4 (1.08%) LDAP
14 3 (0.81%) Classic ASP
14 3 (0.81%) HTML
14 3 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.57%) PMI
4 12 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.96%) User Experience
6 10 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.42%) Oracle Exalytics
8 8 (2.15%) Clustering
9 6 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.34%) FMCG
10 5 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.08%) BYOD
11 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.81%) NHS
13 2 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.54%) Social Media
14 1 (0.27%) CMDB
14 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 127 (34.14%) Windows
2 87 (23.39%) Windows Server
3 45 (12.10%) Windows 10
4 42 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (10.48%) Windows 7
6 32 (8.60%) Linux
7 30 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (6.99%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.49%) Android
9 13 (3.49%) Apple iOS
10 8 (2.15%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.08%) Unix
12 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (22.85%) Problem-Solving
3 70 (18.82%) ITIL
4 67 (18.01%) Project Management
5 46 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (12.10%) Waterfall
7 42 (11.29%) Test Automation
8 39 (10.48%) SOLID
9 38 (10.22%) Change Management
10 32 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 31 (8.33%) SOA
12 29 (7.80%) OO
13 28 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 28 (7.53%) PRINCE2
13 28 (7.53%) Release Management
14 27 (7.26%) SDLC
15 26 (6.99%) Test Strategy
16 25 (6.72%) Software Delivery
17 24 (6.45%) DevOps
17 24 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (32.80%) C#
2 64 (17.20%) SQL
3 33 (8.87%) PowerShell
4 32 (8.60%) Java
5 21 (5.65%) JavaScript
6 19 (5.11%) TypeScript
7 12 (3.23%) C
7 12 (3.23%) PHP
8 6 (1.61%) C++
8 6 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.81%) Python
10 2 (0.54%) ANSI C
10 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.27%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.27%) Julia
11 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.27%) R
11 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (22.04%) Degree
2 49 (13.17%) Security Cleared
3 43 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (4.57%) PMI Certification
6 16 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (3.23%) MCP
7 12 (3.23%) MCSE
8 9 (2.42%) A+ Certification
9 7 (1.88%) MCSA
10 6 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.61%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.81%) MCITP
12 2 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.23%) SLA
2 10 (2.69%) PMO
2 10 (2.69%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) GDPR
4 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.54%) PMBOK
System Software
1 107 (28.76%) Active Directory
2 36 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 24 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
4 18 (4.84%) vSphere
5 12 (3.23%) Docker
6 7 (1.88%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.81%) XenApp
9 2 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (9.41%) SCCM
2 26 (6.99%) EMC NetWorker
3 23 (6.18%) Ansible
3 23 (6.18%) Puppet
4 20 (5.38%) SCOM
5 6 (1.61%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.08%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.81%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.27%) Marathon
9 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (11.56%) Oracle
1 43 (11.56%) VMware
2 23 (6.18%) Cisco
3 17 (4.57%) ServiceNow
3 17 (4.57%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.49%) Pega
5 8 (2.15%) Avaya
5 8 (2.15%) CheckPoint
5 8 (2.15%) Citrix
5 8 (2.15%) LogRhythm
5 8 (2.15%) McAfee
5 8 (2.15%) Polycom
5 8 (2.15%) Riverbed
6 7 (1.88%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.61%) Tableau
7 6 (1.61%) Teradata
8 5 (1.34%) HP
8 5 (1.34%) Juniper
9 4 (1.08%) Freshdesk
9 4 (1.08%) SAP