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 29 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 111 59 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.37% 25.88% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category 38.54% 45.04% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 98 58 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
288 131 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.19% 57.46% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 250 106 66
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 78 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 76 (40.86%) Windows
2 76 (40.86%) C#
3 74 (39.78%) .NET
4 73 (39.25%) SQL Server
5 58 (31.18%) Retail
6 53 (28.49%) MS Exchange
7 48 (25.81%) MVC
8 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
9 45 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (22.58%) VMware
11 41 (22.04%) ASP.NET
12 37 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (18.82%) Finance
14 32 (17.20%) TDD
15 30 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (15.05%) Hyper-V
17 27 (14.52%) OO
17 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (13.98%) Web Application Development
18 26 (13.98%) BDD
18 26 (13.98%) NoSQL
18 26 (13.98%) Node.js
18 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
18 26 (13.98%) RESTful
18 26 (13.98%) WCF
18 26 (13.98%) Ruby
19 25 (13.44%) CRM
19 25 (13.44%) Manufacturing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 53 (28.49%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (13.98%) Node.js
4 15 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.15%) IIS
8 3 (1.61%) SAS
8 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.08%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 78 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.68%) MS Office
3 5 (2.69%) MS Project
4 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.61%) SAP SCM
2 3 (1.61%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.90%) Firewall
2 16 (8.60%) SAN
3 8 (4.30%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.23%) LAN
4 6 (3.23%) WAN
5 5 (2.69%) VPN
5 5 (2.69%) DNS
5 5 (2.69%) SSL
6 4 (2.15%) VoIP
6 4 (2.15%) Internet
6 4 (2.15%) IPsec
6 4 (2.15%) DHCP
6 4 (2.15%) NAS
7 3 (1.61%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.61%) VLAN
7 3 (1.61%) Network Security
7 3 (1.61%) SMTP
8 1 (0.54%) MPLS
8 1 (0.54%) OSPF
8 1 (0.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (39.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.98%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.23%) MySQL
6 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.08%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.08%) DB2
9 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.08%) Xcelsius
9 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.15%) LSMW
General
1 58 (31.18%) Retail
2 35 (18.82%) Finance
3 25 (13.44%) Manufacturing
4 18 (9.68%) Publishing
5 11 (5.91%) Banking
6 10 (5.38%) Marketing
7 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.69%) Legal
9 3 (1.61%) Billing
10 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.54%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (38.71%) Developer
2 50 (26.88%) .NET Developer
3 37 (19.89%) Support Engineer
4 28 (15.05%) C# Developer
5 23 (12.37%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (12.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (6.99%) Consultant
7 13 (6.99%) Analyst
8 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (6.45%) IT Support
9 11 (5.91%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 11 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (5.38%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.84%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (39.78%) .NET
2 41 (22.04%) ASP.NET
3 37 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (13.98%) RESTful
5 26 (13.98%) WCF
6 20 (10.75%) HTML
7 17 (9.14%) XML
8 16 (8.60%) .NET Framework
9 8 (4.30%) COM
10 5 (2.69%) XSD
10 5 (2.69%) XSLT
10 5 (2.69%) JSON
10 5 (2.69%) WinForms
10 5 (2.69%) WPF
10 5 (2.69%) HTML5
11 4 (2.15%) EDI
12 3 (1.61%) CSS
13 2 (1.08%) SOAP
13 2 (1.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.30%) Clustering
3 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.15%) LIMS
4 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.61%) EMC VNX
4 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.54%) Blog
6 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (40.86%) Windows
2 25 (13.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (9.68%) Linux
4 18 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.84%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.30%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.76%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.61%) CentOS
9 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.81%) MVC
2 45 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (17.20%) TDD
4 27 (14.52%) OO
5 26 (13.98%) BDD
5 26 (13.98%) Web Application Development
6 25 (13.44%) CRM
7 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (6.45%) ITIL
9 8 (4.30%) Migration
10 7 (3.76%) Logistics
10 7 (3.76%) Project Management
10 7 (3.76%) Demand Management
10 7 (3.76%) Integration Testing
11 5 (2.69%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.15%) Performance Management
12 4 (2.15%) Data Migration
12 4 (2.15%) CAD
12 4 (2.15%) ERP
12 4 (2.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.86%) C#
2 26 (13.98%) Ruby
3 13 (6.99%) C
4 11 (5.91%) C++
4 11 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.84%) SQL
6 8 (4.30%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.69%) ABAP
8 4 (2.15%) Fortran
9 1 (0.54%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.22%) MCSE
4 16 (8.60%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.06%) MCP
6 13 (6.99%) MCSA
7 12 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (4.84%) Degree
9 3 (1.61%) MCTS
10 1 (0.54%) MCITP
10 1 (0.54%) MCPD
10 1 (0.54%) CCNA
10 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.54%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.22%) SLA
2 16 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (15.05%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.91%) vSphere
5 4 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.15%) vCloud
6 3 (1.61%) Firmware
6 3 (1.61%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (22.58%) VMware
2 22 (11.83%) SAP
3 7 (3.76%) HP
4 5 (2.69%) EMC
5 3 (1.61%) Juniper
5 3 (1.61%) Dell
5 3 (1.61%) Cisco
5 3 (1.61%) CommVault
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle
6 2 (1.08%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.54%) Polycom
7 1 (0.54%) Tandberg
7 1 (0.54%) Veeam
7 1 (0.54%) Reuters
7 1 (0.54%) BT
7 1 (0.54%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.54%) IBM
7 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.54%) Avaya
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