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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 30.00% 30.61% 11.36%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 41.67% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 4
Average salary £27,000 £22,600 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.46% -21.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,600 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £41,050
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
11 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 55.00% 73.47% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 33
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Eastleigh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Retail
3 11 (57.89%) Clustering
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 6 (31.58%) UNIX
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) EPoS
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Identity Management
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) QA
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
7 5 (26.32%) MCITP
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (26.32%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) OLAP
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) DBA
2 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) Identity Management
2 5 (26.32%) Database Security
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCDBA
2 5 (26.32%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Citrix
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
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