The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 29.63% 21.67% 14.89%
As % of the Vendors category 51.06% 56.52% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 3
Average salary £44,000 £26,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -22.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Vendors Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 58.02% 38.33% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 24
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Andover region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Andover

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Andover region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 27 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 22 (61.11%) VMware
4 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 19 (52.78%) HP
6 18 (50.00%) Firewall
7 17 (47.22%) ITIL
7 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (41.67%) HP SIM
10 14 (38.89%) Symantec
10 14 (38.89%) DNS
10 14 (38.89%) DHCP
11 12 (33.33%) NetBackup
11 12 (33.33%) SLA
11 12 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (30.56%) SCOM
12 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
12 11 (30.56%) Linux
12 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
13 10 (27.78%) SCCM
14 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (22.22%) MS Project Server
15 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (22.22%) Workflow Management
15 8 (22.22%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
1 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (22.22%) MS Project Server
3 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) DHCP
2 14 (38.89%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) FTP
5 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (5.56%) SSH
5 2 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Administrator
2 12 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) COM
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Workflow
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Workflow Management
3 4 (11.11%) DoDAF
3 4 (11.11%) MODAF
3 4 (11.11%) SysML
3 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 4 (11.11%) ArchiMate
3 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.11%) UML
3 4 (11.11%) SSADM
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Web Development
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) C#
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) CCNP
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) Xen
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) HP SIM
2 12 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 12 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 11 (30.56%) SCOM
4 10 (27.78%) SCCM
5 4 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) VMware
2 19 (52.78%) HP
3 14 (38.89%) Symantec
4 7 (19.44%) 3PAR
5 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 4 (11.11%) Brocade
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,995 pa
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £10,000 to £50,000 per annum plus 15% flexible benefits
Posted: 22 days ago