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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 17.86% 35.29% 8.62%
As % of the Vendors category 27.78% 41.38% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 5
Average salary £25,500 £22,600 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.83% -23.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,150 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,360 £46,000
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 Eastleigh region.

Vendors Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 64.29% 85.29% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 49
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) Retail
3 9 (52.94%) Clustering
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) EPoS
5 6 (35.29%) QA
5 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (29.41%) Database Security
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (29.41%) MCITP
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) OLAP
6 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (29.41%) MCDBA
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Identity Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) OLAP
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) DBA
1 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Design Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Database Security
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCITP
2 5 (29.41%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
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