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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 79 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.24% 27.65% 28.25%
As % of the Vendors category 55.24% 43.22% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71 77 45
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
143 199 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 45.69% 63.99% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 160 91
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 93 (49.21%) C#
2 92 (48.68%) .NET
3 82 (43.39%) Windows
4 73 (38.62%) Visual Studio
5 69 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (34.39%) SQL
7 63 (33.33%) HTML
7 63 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 54 (28.57%) TDD
9 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
10 49 (25.93%) .NET Framework
11 48 (25.40%) ASP.NET
12 45 (23.81%) MS Office
13 44 (23.28%) MS Excel
13 44 (23.28%) Active Directory
14 43 (22.75%) MS Exchange
14 43 (22.75%) CSS
14 43 (22.75%) JavaScript
15 41 (21.69%) Security Cleared
16 40 (21.16%) MVC
16 40 (21.16%) Finance
17 37 (19.58%) SC Cleared
18 34 (17.99%) ITIL
19 33 (17.46%) Unit Testing
20 31 (16.40%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (16.40%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
22 28 (14.81%) Banking
22 28 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (14.29%) Telecoms

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (22.75%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.06%) CMS
7 2 (1.06%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (23.81%) MS Office
2 44 (23.28%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.23%) MS Project
4 3 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 63 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.99%) Office 365
3 2 (1.06%) IaaS
3 2 (1.06%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) Firewall
2 11 (5.82%) LAN
2 11 (5.82%) WAN
3 9 (4.76%) SAN
4 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.59%) HTTP
6 2 (1.06%) DNS
6 2 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (38.62%) Visual Studio
2 31 (16.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.17%) Selenium
5 5 (2.65%) WatiN
6 3 (1.59%) JIRA
7 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (21.16%) Finance
2 28 (14.81%) Banking
3 27 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.70%) Publishing
5 5 (2.65%) Retail
6 4 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (33.86%) Developer
2 46 (24.34%) Support Engineer
3 36 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 29 (15.34%) C# Developer
5 28 (14.81%) Software Developer
6 27 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
7 24 (12.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 19 (10.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 18 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (9.52%) Applications Developer
10 16 (8.47%) Software Engineer
11 15 (7.94%) C# Application Developer
12 12 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (6.35%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.23%) SQL Developer
14 8 (4.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (48.68%) .NET
2 63 (33.33%) HTML
3 49 (25.93%) .NET Framework
4 48 (25.40%) ASP.NET
5 43 (22.75%) CSS
6 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (13.23%) XML
8 23 (12.17%) WinForms
9 22 (11.64%) WPF
10 14 (7.41%) jQuery
11 11 (5.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (2.65%) JSON
13 5 (2.65%) WCF
14 4 (2.12%) XSL
15 3 (1.59%) COM
15 3 (1.59%) HTML5
15 3 (1.59%) Middleware
15 3 (1.59%) NHibernate
15 3 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.82%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.70%) Blog
4 6 (3.17%) CCTV
5 5 (2.65%) BBC
5 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.12%) Clustering
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.06%) Social Media
9 1 (0.53%) CESG
9 1 (0.53%) Derivative
9 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (43.39%) Windows
2 31 (16.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (12.70%) Windows 8
4 21 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 19 (10.05%) Windows 7
5 19 (10.05%) Windows Server
6 18 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (6.88%) Linux
7 13 (6.88%) Windows 10
8 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (4.76%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.59%) Android
12 3 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.57%) TDD
3 40 (21.16%) MVC
4 34 (17.99%) ITIL
5 33 (17.46%) Unit Testing
6 21 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 18 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 15 (7.94%) User Stories
9 11 (5.82%) Time Management
10 10 (5.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.76%) Change Management
11 9 (4.76%) Project Management
11 9 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.23%) DevOps
12 8 (4.23%) Service Management
13 7 (3.70%) Coaching
13 7 (3.70%) CRM
13 7 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (49.21%) C#
2 65 (34.39%) SQL
3 43 (22.75%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 11 (5.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.12%) VB
7 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.53%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (21.69%) Security Cleared
2 37 (19.58%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.23%) Degree
4 16 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.29%) ISTQB
6 9 (4.76%) CCNA
6 9 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.23%) ISEB
8 7 (3.70%) MCSA
9 5 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.59%) MCSE
11 2 (1.06%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) QA
2 6 (3.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 44 (23.28%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.29%) vSphere
5 4 (2.12%) vCloud
6 3 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (11.64%) VMware
2 10 (5.29%) LANDesk
3 6 (3.17%) IBM
3 6 (3.17%) NetApp
3 6 (3.17%) SAP
3 6 (3.17%) Wyse
4 5 (2.65%) Dell
4 5 (2.65%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (2.65%) Juniper
4 5 (2.65%) Sony
5 4 (2.12%) Cisco
5 4 (2.12%) Citrix
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle
6 3 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.06%) Google
7 2 (1.06%) Marketo
7 2 (1.06%) Pardot
7 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.06%) Twitter
8 1 (0.53%) Remedy
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