The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Farnborough region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.94% 11.95% 11.16%
As % of the Vendors category 48.72% 30.65% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 19 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,600 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 62 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 57.35% 38.99% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 94 61 147
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 11 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 52 (52.00%) MS Excel
3 35 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (24.00%) C#
5 24 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
7 21 (21.00%) .NET
7 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (20.00%) SQL
8 20 (20.00%) VMware
9 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (17.00%) Cisco
11 15 (15.00%) LAN
12 14 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (14.00%) WAN
12 14 (14.00%) CCNA
12 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (14.00%) MVC
12 14 (14.00%) Finance
13 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
13 13 (13.00%) DHCP
13 13 (13.00%) VoIP
13 13 (13.00%) CRM
13 13 (13.00%) ITIL
13 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET
14 12 (12.00%) PBX
14 12 (12.00%) DNS
14 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (12.00%) TETRA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.00%) Lync
7 1 (1.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 52 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) LAN
2 14 (14.00%) WAN
3 13 (13.00%) DHCP
3 13 (13.00%) VoIP
4 12 (12.00%) DNS
4 12 (12.00%) PBX
4 12 (12.00%) TETRA
4 12 (12.00%) Multicast
5 10 (10.00%) Firewall
5 10 (10.00%) VPN
6 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.00%) Internet
7 4 (4.00%) X.509
7 4 (4.00%) Network Security
8 2 (2.00%) VLAN
8 2 (2.00%) SAN
9 1 (1.00%) DMZ
9 1 (1.00%) 3G
9 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.00%) OLAP
6 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.00%) QlikView
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.00%) MSTest
2 2 (2.00%) Moq
2 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.00%) NUnit
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.00%) Support Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Developer
4 15 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) Product Manager
6 12 (12.00%) Portfolio Manager
7 10 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (9.00%) Consultant
8 9 (9.00%) .NET Developer
9 8 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (8.00%) IT Support
10 7 (7.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (7.00%) Help Desk Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Support Technician
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Support Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.00%) WinForms
3 10 (10.00%) WCF
4 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (6.00%) HTML
6 5 (5.00%) XML
7 4 (4.00%) WPF
7 4 (4.00%) Web Services
8 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.00%) CSS
8 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (2.00%) HTML5
9 2 (2.00%) COM
9 2 (2.00%) XSD
9 2 (2.00%) XSLT
9 2 (2.00%) JSON
9 2 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.00%) Smartcard
1 4 (4.00%) CESG
1 4 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
1 4 (4.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (4.00%) PKI
2 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.00%) BBC
2 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.00%) iPhone
3 1 (1.00%) Open Source
3 1 (1.00%) iPad
3 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.00%) Firmware
3 1 (1.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.00%) Statistics
3 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 24 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (9.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (8.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.00%) Linux
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) MVC
2 13 (13.00%) ITIL
2 13 (13.00%) CRM
3 12 (12.00%) Product Management
3 12 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.00%) Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.00%) Scrum
8 2 (2.00%) TDD
8 2 (2.00%) Data Management
8 2 (2.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.00%) OO
8 2 (2.00%) Information Security
9 1 (1.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.00%) Web Development
9 1 (1.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.00%) C#
2 20 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.00%) C++
5 3 (3.00%) Java
6 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.00%) C
7 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) CCNA
1 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.00%) Degree
4 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.00%) MCP
5 4 (4.00%) MCSE
5 4 (4.00%) MCSA
5 4 (4.00%) MCITP
5 4 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (1.00%) VCP5
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.00%) vSphere
4 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) WSUS
3 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) VMware
2 17 (17.00%) Cisco
3 5 (5.00%) Citrix
4 3 (3.00%) Remedy
5 2 (2.00%) EMC
5 2 (2.00%) NetApp
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.00%) Symantec
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