The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 34.48% 35.71% 21.95%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 9
Average salary £25,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,623 £18,850 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £65,000
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 Eastleigh region.

Vendors Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 48.28% 71.43% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 22
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Retail
3 14 (73.68%) EPoS
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
4 13 (68.42%) VoIP
4 13 (68.42%) Wireless
5 11 (57.89%) MS Office
6 10 (52.63%) SAP
6 10 (52.63%) A+ Certification
6 10 (52.63%) Software Distribution
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) NetApp
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) XenApp
8 3 (15.79%) vSphere
9 1 (5.26%) Acronis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) VoIP
1 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) IT Graduate
1 10 (52.63%) Graduate
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Software Distribution
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) A+ Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.26%) Acronis
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago