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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.94% 11.66% 11.95%
As % of the Vendors category 46.09% 28.79% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 58 19 29
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 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 66 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 58.45% 40.49% 61.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 65 149
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 £25,100 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 22 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 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 62 (60.19%) Windows
2 57 (55.34%) MS Excel
3 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
4 24 (23.30%) C#
4 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
5 22 (21.36%) .NET
5 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
7 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (18.45%) SQL
9 17 (16.50%) VMware
9 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (15.53%) Cisco
11 15 (14.56%) MVC
12 14 (13.59%) CCNA
12 14 (13.59%) WAN
12 14 (13.59%) LAN
12 14 (13.59%) CRM
12 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
13 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
13 13 (12.62%) Finance
13 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (11.65%) Product Management
14 12 (11.65%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (11.65%) Multicast
14 12 (11.65%) Marketing
14 12 (11.65%) TETRA
14 12 (11.65%) PBX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Lync
6 1 (0.97%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 57 (55.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.71%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) WAN
1 14 (13.59%) LAN
2 12 (11.65%) Multicast
2 12 (11.65%) TETRA
2 12 (11.65%) PBX
2 12 (11.65%) VoIP
2 12 (11.65%) DHCP
2 12 (11.65%) DNS
3 9 (8.74%) Firewall
3 9 (8.74%) VPN
4 8 (7.77%) X.509
5 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.88%) Network Security
7 3 (2.91%) Internet
8 2 (1.94%) SAN
8 2 (1.94%) VLAN
9 1 (0.97%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.85%) OLAP
6 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
7 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.97%) QlikView
7 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) NUnit
2 2 (1.94%) MSTest
2 2 (1.94%) Moq
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Analyst
2 20 (19.42%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) Support Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Consultant
4 13 (12.62%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Product Manager
5 12 (11.65%) Portfolio Manager
6 10 (9.71%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.77%) Security Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Help Desk Support
7 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) IT Support
8 7 (6.80%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.36%) .NET
2 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.71%) WinForms
3 10 (9.71%) WCF
3 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.83%) HTML
4 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (3.88%) XML
5 4 (3.88%) WPF
5 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (2.91%) jQuery
6 3 (2.91%) Web Services
7 2 (1.94%) XSD
7 2 (1.94%) XSLT
7 2 (1.94%) COM
7 2 (1.94%) CSS
7 2 (1.94%) JSON
7 2 (1.94%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Smartcard
1 8 (7.77%) PKI
1 8 (7.77%) CESG
1 8 (7.77%) CESG CLAS
1 8 (7.77%) Cryptography
2 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) BBC
3 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) iPhone
4 1 (0.97%) iPad
4 1 (0.97%) Open Source
4 1 (0.97%) Statistics
4 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.97%) NHS
4 1 (0.97%) Firmware
4 1 (0.97%) Replication
4 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (60.19%) Windows
2 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.74%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (7.77%) Windows XP
6 8 (7.77%) Windows Vista
6 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.88%) Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) MVC
2 14 (13.59%) CRM
3 12 (11.65%) Product Management
3 12 (11.65%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (11.65%) ITIL
4 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (5.83%) Migration
7 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.94%) Scrum
8 2 (1.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.94%) Information Security
8 2 (1.94%) OO
8 2 (1.94%) Data Management
8 2 (1.94%) TDD
8 2 (1.94%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.94%) Time Management
9 1 (0.97%) Software Architecture
9 1 (0.97%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) C#
2 19 (18.45%) SQL
3 6 (5.83%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.91%) C++
6 2 (1.94%) Java
6 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.94%) C
7 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) CCNA
1 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.74%) Degree
5 8 (7.77%) CISSP
6 6 (5.83%) MCP
7 4 (3.88%) MCSE
7 4 (3.88%) MCSA
7 4 (3.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.97%) VCP5
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.97%) MCTS
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.97%) MCPD
8 1 (0.97%) MCAD
8 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) VMware
2 16 (15.53%) Cisco
3 5 (4.85%) Citrix
4 2 (1.94%) Remedy
4 2 (1.94%) EMC
4 2 (1.94%) NetApp
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.97%) Symantec
5 1 (0.97%) Sophos
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago