Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 197 302 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.95% 17.71% 21.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.43% 59.80% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 190 225
Basingstoke median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,000 £67,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 326 505 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 26.40% 29.62% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 275 364 408
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -4.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91% -1.88%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Basingstoke

Windows
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Windows in Basingstoke

Windows
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 101 (51.27%) Windows Server
2 75 (38.07%) Microsoft
3 64 (32.49%) Active Directory
4 61 (30.96%) VMware
5 60 (30.46%) ITIL
6 55 (27.92%) Windows 10
7 46 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (22.84%) Security Cleared
8 45 (22.84%) Office 365
8 45 (22.84%) Linux
9 43 (21.83%) Windows 7
10 37 (18.78%) Azure
11 35 (17.77%) Firewall
12 34 (17.26%) TCP/IP
13 33 (16.75%) Cisco
14 32 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (14.72%) SQL Server
15 29 (14.72%) Degree
16 27 (13.71%) C#
16 27 (13.71%) MS Exchange
17 26 (13.20%) WPF
18 25 (12.69%) SCCM
18 25 (12.69%) Microsoft Office
18 25 (12.69%) DV Cleared
19 24 (12.18%) Windows 8
19 24 (12.18%) Oracle
19 24 (12.18%) SLA
20 23 (11.68%) Citrix
20 23 (11.68%) C++

Windows
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 27 (13.71%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.17%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.12%) IIS
4 13 (6.60%) Skype for Business
5 9 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.54%) Apache
6 5 (2.54%) Confluence
6 5 (2.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.84%) Office 365
2 37 (18.78%) Azure
3 18 (9.14%) AWS
4 10 (5.08%) IaaS
5 7 (3.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.55%) PaaS
6 4 (2.03%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Flow
7 2 (1.02%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.02%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.51%) npm
8 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.77%) Firewall
2 34 (17.26%) TCP/IP
3 22 (11.17%) DNS
4 21 (10.66%) DHCP
4 21 (10.66%) VPN
5 15 (7.61%) LAN
6 11 (5.58%) VoIP
6 11 (5.58%) WAN
7 9 (4.57%) SAN
7 9 (4.57%) Skype
8 8 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (4.06%) Wireshark
9 7 (3.55%) Broadband
9 7 (3.55%) VLAN
10 6 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.03%) MPLS
11 4 (2.03%) PBX
11 4 (2.03%) SSL
11 4 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.02%) Power BI
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (8.63%) Bugzilla
1 17 (8.63%) CruiseControl
1 17 (8.63%) Gemini Tracker
1 17 (8.63%) Hudson
1 17 (8.63%) Subversion
1 17 (8.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (3.05%) JIRA
3 4 (2.03%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) dotTrace
6 1 (0.51%) Grunt
6 1 (0.51%) gulp
6 1 (0.51%) webpack
General
1 6 (3.05%) Marketing
1 6 (3.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.54%) Legal
3 4 (2.03%) Finance
3 4 (2.03%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.52%) Banking
4 3 (1.52%) Military
5 2 (1.02%) German Language
6 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (35.53%) Support Engineer
2 31 (15.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 29 (14.72%) IT Engineer
3 29 (14.72%) IT Support
4 28 (14.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (14.21%) Analyst
5 27 (13.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (13.20%) IT Support Engineer
7 20 (10.15%) Software Engineer
8 18 (9.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 18 (9.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (8.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (8.12%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (7.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 15 (7.61%) Desktop Support
12 12 (6.09%) Network Engineer
13 10 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
14 9 (4.57%) Desktop Engineer
14 9 (4.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.20%) WPF
2 18 (9.14%) HTML
3 17 (8.63%) HTML5
4 12 (6.09%) .NET
5 8 (4.06%) WCF
6 7 (3.55%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.55%) Node.js
7 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.03%) Web Services
9 3 (1.52%) Software Packaging
10 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.02%) RESTful
10 2 (1.02%) Web Services Management
11 1 (0.51%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (0.51%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.51%) Express
11 1 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.57%) Smartphone
4 6 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.52%) Clustering
5 3 (1.52%) NHS
5 3 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.02%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.51%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 101 (51.27%) Windows Server
2 55 (27.92%) Windows 10
3 46 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (22.84%) Linux
5 43 (21.83%) Windows 7
6 32 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (12.18%) Windows 8
8 11 (5.58%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.57%) Unix
10 6 (3.05%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.54%) Android
12 4 (2.03%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.51%) Debian
15 1 (0.51%) HPUX
15 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.51%) Solaris
15 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.46%) ITIL
2 20 (10.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (10.15%) Service Management
2 20 (10.15%) Software Engineering
3 18 (9.14%) Artificial Intelligence
3 18 (9.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (8.63%) Issue Tracking
4 17 (8.63%) Machine Learning
5 14 (7.11%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (6.60%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.09%) Incident Management
8 11 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.58%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (5.08%) Analytics
9 10 (5.08%) Migration
9 10 (5.08%) Patch Management
9 10 (5.08%) Software Delivery
10 9 (4.57%) Antivirus Management
10 9 (4.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.71%) C#
2 23 (11.68%) C++
2 23 (11.68%) SQL
3 17 (8.63%) C++/CLI
3 17 (8.63%) XAML
4 12 (6.09%) Java
4 12 (6.09%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.06%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.52%) Python
8 2 (1.02%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.84%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.72%) Degree
3 25 (12.69%) DV Cleared
4 20 (10.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (9.64%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.09%) A+ Certification
6 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.55%) MCSA
8 6 (3.05%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (2.03%) CISSP
9 4 (2.03%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.52%) CCNA
10 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.52%) CISM
11 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.02%) MCP
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
12 1 (0.51%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.51%) OSCP
12 1 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.18%) SLA
2 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 64 (32.49%) Active Directory
2 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.57%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.05%) XenApp
6 4 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.03%) vSphere
7 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.02%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (1.02%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.02%) Docker
8 2 (1.02%) Postfix
8 2 (1.02%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.51%) Firmware
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (12.69%) SCCM
2 18 (9.14%) SCOM
3 15 (7.61%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.55%) WSUS
5 4 (2.03%) Ansible
5 4 (2.03%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (1.52%) Nagios
6 3 (1.52%) Puppet
7 2 (1.02%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.96%) VMware
3 33 (16.75%) Cisco
4 24 (12.18%) Oracle
5 23 (11.68%) Citrix
6 16 (8.12%) HP
7 11 (5.58%) Veeam
8 9 (4.57%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.06%) Apple
10 7 (3.55%) CA
10 7 (3.55%) LogRhythm
11 6 (3.05%) NetApp
11 6 (3.05%) SAP
12 5 (2.54%) Lumension
12 5 (2.54%) ProCurve
13 3 (1.52%) AppDynamics
13 3 (1.52%) SonicWALL
13 3 (1.52%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.02%) Fujitsu
14 2 (1.02%) Google