The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.78% 18.03% 13.00%
As % of the Vendors category 52.08% 42.86% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 25
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
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 Farnborough region.

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 77 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 53.33% 42.08% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 78 68 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Farnborough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 58 (50.43%) Windows
2 45 (39.13%) MS Excel
3 44 (38.26%) C#
4 37 (32.17%) MS Exchange
5 36 (31.30%) .NET
6 31 (26.96%) Active Directory
7 30 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (21.74%) CRM
10 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
11 21 (18.26%) MVC
12 20 (17.39%) ITIL
12 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (16.52%) SQL
14 18 (15.65%) HTML
14 18 (15.65%) Finance
14 18 (15.65%) PKI
15 17 (14.78%) Windows XP
16 16 (13.91%) SLA
17 15 (13.04%) Windows Vista
17 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
18 14 (12.17%) Management Information System
18 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
18 14 (12.17%) Windows 2000 Server
19 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
19 13 (11.30%) QA
20 12 (10.43%) OO
20 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 12 (10.43%) Firewall

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 37 (32.17%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (7.83%) Node.js
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.74%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.74%) Lync
8 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) Firewall
2 11 (9.57%) X.509
3 7 (6.09%) HTTP
4 5 (4.35%) Multicast
5 3 (2.61%) DNS
5 3 (2.61%) LAN
5 3 (2.61%) PBX
5 3 (2.61%) VoIP
5 3 (2.61%) WAN
5 3 (2.61%) TETRA
5 3 (2.61%) Internet
6 2 (1.74%) MPLS
6 2 (1.74%) OSPF
6 2 (1.74%) BGP
6 2 (1.74%) IPsec
6 2 (1.74%) SSL
6 2 (1.74%) VPN
7 1 (0.87%) POP3
7 1 (0.87%) SMTP
7 1 (0.87%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.22%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.74%) Selenium
4 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Retail
3 6 (5.22%) Legal
4 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) German Language
5 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Analyst
2 28 (24.35%) Support Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Developer
4 19 (16.52%) .NET Developer
5 14 (12.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (12.17%) Consultant
6 12 (10.43%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Security Consultant
7 11 (9.57%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (9.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 11 (9.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.09%) Applications Support
10 7 (6.09%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.30%) .NET
2 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
3 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (15.65%) HTML
5 12 (10.43%) WCF
6 9 (7.83%) RESTful
6 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.09%) jQuery
7 7 (6.09%) XML
8 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (4.35%) SOAP
10 4 (3.48%) Ajax
11 3 (2.61%) Web Services
11 3 (2.61%) CSS
11 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (2.61%) REST
12 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (1.74%) SAP Basis
13 1 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) PKI
2 14 (12.17%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.57%) CESG
3 11 (9.57%) CESG CLAS
3 11 (9.57%) Cryptography
3 11 (9.57%) Smartcard
4 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.09%) User Experience
6 6 (5.22%) BBC
7 4 (3.48%) NHS
8 2 (1.74%) AS400
8 2 (1.74%) Clustering
8 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.87%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 58 (50.43%) Windows
2 17 (14.78%) Windows XP
3 15 (13.04%) Windows Vista
4 14 (12.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.74%) CRM
3 21 (18.26%) MVC
4 20 (17.39%) ITIL
5 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.43%) OO
7 11 (9.57%) Scrum
8 9 (7.83%) TDD
8 9 (7.83%) BDD
8 9 (7.83%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.22%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.48%) Capacity Management
12 3 (2.61%) Build Automation
12 3 (2.61%) Product Management
12 3 (2.61%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (2.61%) Line Management
12 3 (2.61%) Service Management
12 3 (2.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.26%) C#
2 19 (16.52%) SQL
3 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.83%) Ruby
5 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (1.74%) VBA
6 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.43%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.57%) CISSP
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.35%) CCNA
4 5 (4.35%) Degree
5 4 (3.48%) MCPD
5 4 (3.48%) MCP
5 4 (3.48%) MCAD
5 4 (3.48%) MCTS
6 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.61%) ISEB
7 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) SLA
2 13 (11.30%) QA
System Software
1 31 (26.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.74%) vSphere
4 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
1 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) Business Objects
1 6 (5.22%) SAP
1 6 (5.22%) VMware
2 5 (4.35%) Cisco
3 3 (2.61%) Citrix
3 3 (2.61%) NetApp
3 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.74%) Polycom
4 2 (1.74%) Tandberg
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Remedy
5 1 (0.87%) Sophos
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