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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 38.54% 26.15% 15.69%
As % of the Vendors category 60.66% 62.96% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 4
Average salary £38,000 £26,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -22.38%
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
61 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 63.54% 41.54% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 26 34
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 33 (71.74%) SC Cleared
1 33 (71.74%) DV Cleared
1 33 (71.74%) Security Cleared
2 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) VMware
3 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
4 24 (52.17%) HP
5 22 (47.83%) Firewall
6 21 (45.65%) ITIL
6 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (39.13%) DNS
8 18 (39.13%) DHCP
8 18 (39.13%) HP SIM
9 16 (34.78%) Symantec
10 15 (32.61%) Linux
11 14 (30.43%) SLA
11 14 (30.43%) NetBackup
11 14 (30.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (26.09%) SCOM
13 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
14 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
15 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (21.74%) SCCM
15 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
15 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
16 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (19.57%) MS Project Server
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) Firewall
2 18 (39.13%) DNS
2 18 (39.13%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) FTP
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) NAS
4 2 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Administrator
2 14 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Tester
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support
7 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (32.61%) Linux
5 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.57%) MVC
3 9 (19.57%) Workflow
3 9 (19.57%) Workflow Management
4 6 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.70%) SSADM
5 4 (8.70%) UML
5 4 (8.70%) ArchiMate
5 4 (8.70%) DoDAF
5 4 (8.70%) MODAF
5 4 (8.70%) SysML
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C#
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) Python
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (71.74%) SC Cleared
1 33 (71.74%) DV Cleared
1 33 (71.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
3 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.04%) vSphere
5 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) HP SIM
2 14 (30.43%) NetBackup
2 14 (30.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (26.09%) SCOM
4 10 (21.74%) SCCM
5 6 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 24 (52.17%) HP
3 16 (34.78%) Symantec
4 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) Brocade
5 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
Andover
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £20000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £24500 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago