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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 22.06% 33.33% 48.44%
As % of the Vendors category 32.97% 41.49% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 27
Average salary £34,250 £39,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +58.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £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
91 94 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 66.91% 80.34% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 91 72 46
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (67.03%) SC Cleared
1 61 (67.03%) Security Cleared
2 57 (62.64%) DV Cleared
3 48 (52.75%) VMware
4 44 (48.35%) Windows
5 39 (42.86%) HP
6 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
7 33 (36.26%) ITIL
7 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (34.07%) MS Excel
9 30 (32.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (31.87%) DNS
10 29 (31.87%) DHCP
10 29 (31.87%) Firewall
11 26 (28.57%) Citrix
11 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (27.47%) SQL
13 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (25.27%) HP SIM
14 23 (25.27%) Service Delivery
15 22 (24.18%) Windows 7
16 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
17 19 (20.88%) MCSE
18 18 (19.78%) Change Management
19 17 (18.68%) SCOM
19 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
20 16 (17.58%) XenApp
21 15 (16.48%) SCCM
21 15 (16.48%) VMware ESX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 13 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (9.89%) MS Project Server
3 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.20%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.10%) Mule
Applications
1 31 (34.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.87%) DNS
1 29 (31.87%) DHCP
1 29 (31.87%) Firewall
2 6 (6.59%) LAN
2 6 (6.59%) WAN
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) MS Access
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (5.49%) Selenium
4 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Advertising
3 3 (3.30%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) French Language
3 3 (3.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Analyst
2 15 (16.48%) Design Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (15.38%) Administrator
4 11 (12.09%) Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (9.89%) Storage Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Design Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Tester
8 5 (5.49%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Project Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Systems Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
2 6 (6.59%) JSP
2 6 (6.59%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) COM
3 2 (2.20%) CSS
3 2 (2.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Clustering
2 4 (4.40%) Thin Client
2 4 (4.40%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.20%) Open Source
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Windows
2 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (32.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (24.18%) Windows 7
6 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
7 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
8 15 (16.48%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (14.29%) Linux
10 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) ITIL
2 23 (25.27%) Service Delivery
3 18 (19.78%) Change Management
4 15 (16.48%) TOGAF
5 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.99%) Software Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Workflow
7 9 (9.89%) Workflow Management
7 9 (9.89%) MVC
7 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.89%) Line Management
8 8 (8.79%) Capacity Management
8 8 (8.79%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.59%) Software Distribution
9 6 (6.59%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (6.59%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.49%) Project Management
11 4 (4.40%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.47%) SQL
2 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.09%) C#
4 5 (5.49%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) Perl
5 4 (4.40%) VBA
6 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.20%) Java
6 2 (2.20%) VB
6 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (67.03%) SC Cleared
1 61 (67.03%) Security Cleared
2 57 (62.64%) DV Cleared
3 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (20.88%) MCSE
5 8 (8.79%) ISEB
6 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.30%) Degree
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.58%) XenApp
4 15 (16.48%) VMware ESX
5 7 (7.69%) vSphere
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) HP SIM
2 17 (18.68%) SCOM
3 15 (16.48%) SCCM
4 14 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
4 14 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 14 (15.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (52.75%) VMware
2 39 (42.86%) HP
3 26 (28.57%) Citrix
4 15 (16.48%) 3PAR
5 14 (15.38%) Symantec
6 8 (8.79%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) Avaya
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe
9 1 (1.10%) NetApp
9 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Andover
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago