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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 91 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 71.09% 12.63% 59.52%
As % of the Vendors category 76.47% 14.29% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 91 9 19
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
119 84 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 92.97% 88.42% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 25
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 111 (88.10%) Security Cleared
2 93 (73.81%) ITIL
3 70 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 59 (46.83%) DV Cleared
5 52 (41.27%) Windows
6 48 (38.10%) SCCM
7 43 (34.13%) Citrix
8 41 (32.54%) Active Directory
9 39 (30.95%) JSP
9 39 (30.95%) Compatibility Testing
9 39 (30.95%) Software Packaging
9 39 (30.95%) PowerShell
9 39 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 39 (30.95%) Software Distribution
10 38 (30.16%) DHCP
10 38 (30.16%) DNS
10 38 (30.16%) MS Excel
11 34 (26.98%) Firewall
12 29 (23.02%) Linux
13 27 (21.43%) HP
14 26 (20.63%) vSphere
15 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (19.05%) VMware
16 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (19.05%) Line Management
17 23 (18.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 23 (18.25%) HP SIM
17 23 (18.25%) Symantec
17 23 (18.25%) Oracle
17 23 (18.25%) NetBackup

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (10.32%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.16%) DHCP
1 38 (30.16%) DNS
2 34 (26.98%) Firewall
3 14 (11.11%) LAN
3 14 (11.11%) WAN
4 11 (8.73%) Network Security
4 11 (8.73%) SMTP
4 11 (8.73%) FTP
4 11 (8.73%) HTTP
4 11 (8.73%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.73%) DMZ
4 11 (8.73%) X.400
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) QlikView
2 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.97%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.14%) Local Government
2 5 (3.97%) French Language
2 5 (3.97%) Spanish Language
2 5 (3.97%) Publishing
3 3 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (18.25%) Systems Engineer
2 23 (18.25%) Administrator
2 23 (18.25%) Integration Engineer
2 23 (18.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 16 (12.70%) Technical Leader
4 11 (8.73%) Security Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Data Analyst
4 11 (8.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) Service Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) Technical Services Analyst
6 9 (7.14%) Principal Architect
6 9 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.14%) Architect
6 9 (7.14%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.95%) JSP
1 39 (30.95%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) CESG
1 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Open Source
3 4 (3.17%) Clustering
3 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Windows
2 29 (23.02%) Linux
3 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (10.32%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.94%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.79%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (73.81%) ITIL
2 39 (30.95%) Compatibility Testing
2 39 (30.95%) Software Distribution
3 24 (19.05%) Line Management
4 21 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 20 (15.87%) Service Delivery
6 19 (15.08%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.70%) Performance Management
8 14 (11.11%) Capacity Management
9 11 (8.73%) Data Validation
9 11 (8.73%) Data Management
9 11 (8.73%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.73%) Validation
9 11 (8.73%) Data Modelling
9 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.73%) UML
10 10 (7.94%) Service Management
11 9 (7.14%) SysML
11 9 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.70%) SQL
3 2 (1.59%) VB
3 2 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (88.10%) Security Cleared
2 70 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 59 (46.83%) DV Cleared
4 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (11.90%) CCNA
5 15 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (11.11%) MCP
7 11 (8.73%) CISSP
7 11 (8.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (7.94%) MCDST
8 10 (7.94%) MCTS
8 10 (7.94%) MCITP
9 5 (3.97%) ISEB
9 5 (3.97%) Degree
10 4 (3.17%) MCSE
11 3 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.49%) SLA
2 9 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (32.54%) Active Directory
2 39 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 26 (20.63%) vSphere
4 9 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (38.10%) SCCM
2 23 (18.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 23 (18.25%) HP SIM
2 23 (18.25%) NetBackup
2 23 (18.25%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (34.13%) Citrix
2 27 (21.43%) HP
3 24 (19.05%) VMware
4 23 (18.25%) Symantec
4 23 (18.25%) Oracle
5 14 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 4 (3.17%) Dell
6 4 (3.17%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
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