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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 55 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 59.14% 11.84% 32.69%
As % of the Vendors category 76.39% 14.52% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 55 9 9
Average salary £32,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,800 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
72 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 77.42% 81.58% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 62 19
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 117 (90.70%) Security Cleared
2 99 (76.74%) ITIL
3 73 (56.59%) SC Cleared
4 62 (48.06%) DV Cleared
5 58 (44.96%) Windows
6 47 (36.43%) Active Directory
7 45 (34.88%) SCCM
8 43 (33.33%) Citrix
9 41 (31.78%) DNS
9 41 (31.78%) DHCP
10 39 (30.23%) JSP
10 39 (30.23%) Software Packaging
10 39 (30.23%) Compatibility Testing
10 39 (30.23%) PowerShell
10 39 (30.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 39 (30.23%) Software Distribution
11 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
12 37 (28.68%) Firewall
13 35 (27.13%) Linux
14 32 (24.81%) vSphere
15 30 (23.26%) HP
16 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (20.93%) VMware
17 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (20.16%) Symantec
18 26 (20.16%) NetBackup
18 26 (20.16%) HP Data Protector
18 26 (20.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 26 (20.16%) Line Management
18 26 (20.16%) HP SIM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
2 22 (17.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.78%) DHCP
1 41 (31.78%) DNS
2 37 (28.68%) Firewall
3 17 (13.18%) LAN
3 17 (13.18%) WAN
4 11 (8.53%) SMTP
4 11 (8.53%) DMZ
4 11 (8.53%) X.400
4 11 (8.53%) FTP
4 11 (8.53%) HTTP
4 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) QlikView
2 5 (3.88%) Big Data
2 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (6.98%) Local Government
2 5 (3.88%) French Language
2 5 (3.88%) Spanish Language
2 5 (3.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.78%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (20.16%) Analyst
1 26 (20.16%) Systems Administrator
1 26 (20.16%) Administrator
2 20 (15.50%) Technical Leader
3 19 (14.73%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Integration Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Service Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Technical Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Technical Services Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Security Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Data Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Network Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Architect
6 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.98%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.98%) Principal Architect
7 5 (3.88%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.23%) JSP
1 39 (30.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) HP Storage
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) CESG
3 4 (3.10%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.10%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.96%) Windows
2 35 (27.13%) Linux
3 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (12.40%) Windows 7
7 13 (10.08%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.43%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.78%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (76.74%) ITIL
2 39 (30.23%) Compatibility Testing
2 39 (30.23%) Software Distribution
3 26 (20.16%) Line Management
4 24 (18.60%) Service Delivery
5 23 (17.83%) Mentoring
6 22 (17.05%) Software Testing
7 20 (15.50%) Performance Management
7 20 (15.50%) Capacity Management
8 13 (10.08%) Service Management
9 11 (8.53%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.53%) Data Management
9 11 (8.53%) Validation
9 11 (8.53%) Data Modelling
9 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.53%) Data Validation
10 10 (7.75%) UML
11 9 (6.98%) SOA
11 9 (6.98%) Scrum
11 9 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.08%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) VB
3 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (90.70%) Security Cleared
2 73 (56.59%) SC Cleared
3 62 (48.06%) DV Cleared
4 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (13.18%) MCP
6 15 (11.63%) CCNA
6 15 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (10.08%) MCDST
7 13 (10.08%) MCTS
7 13 (10.08%) MCITP
8 11 (8.53%) CISSP
8 11 (8.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.88%) Degree
10 4 (3.10%) MCSE
11 2 (1.55%) ISEB
12 1 (0.78%) MCSA
12 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.83%) SLA
2 9 (6.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 47 (36.43%) Active Directory
2 39 (30.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 32 (24.81%) vSphere
4 6 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 45 (34.88%) SCCM
2 26 (20.16%) HP Data Protector
2 26 (20.16%) HP SIM
2 26 (20.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 26 (20.16%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (33.33%) Citrix
2 30 (23.26%) HP
3 27 (20.93%) VMware
4 26 (20.16%) Symantec
5 21 (16.28%) Oracle
6 20 (15.50%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.10%) Cisco
7 4 (3.10%) Dell
8 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
Andover
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago