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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 49 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.49% 13.47% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 45.37% 34.67% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £43,500
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
108 75 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 58.38% 38.86% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 94 66 117
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (45.83%) C#
1 44 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 42 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 41 (42.71%) Windows
4 40 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 40 (41.67%) .NET
5 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
6 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
8 24 (25.00%) CRM
8 24 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 21 (21.88%) MVC
9 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (19.79%) Windows 2000 Server
10 19 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (19.79%) Windows Vista
11 18 (18.75%) WCF
11 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
11 18 (18.75%) OO
12 17 (17.71%) TDD
12 17 (17.71%) Retail
12 17 (17.71%) Ruby
12 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
12 17 (17.71%) NoSQL
12 17 (17.71%) BDD
12 17 (17.71%) RESTful
12 17 (17.71%) Node.js
12 17 (17.71%) Web Application Development
12 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (16.67%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 42 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (17.71%) Node.js
4 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (11.46%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.08%) NetWeaver
8 2 (2.08%) Lync
9 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Firewall
1 7 (7.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) MPLS
2 2 (2.08%) OSPF
2 2 (2.08%) BGP
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) VPN
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) IPsec
2 2 (2.08%) Multicast
3 1 (1.04%) IMAP
3 1 (1.04%) VoIP
3 1 (1.04%) POP3
3 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.08%) Selenium
4 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (17.71%) Retail
2 9 (9.38%) Finance
3 7 (7.29%) Legal
4 4 (4.17%) German Language
5 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Analyst
4 17 (17.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 15 (15.63%) Support Analyst
7 11 (11.46%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (9.38%) Technical Support
9 8 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) QA Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) C# Developer
11 6 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 5 (5.21%) Service Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) Technical Support Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.67%) .NET
2 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
3 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (18.75%) WCF
5 17 (17.71%) RESTful
5 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (4.17%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.13%) COM
9 2 (2.08%) SOAP
9 2 (2.08%) SAP Basis
10 1 (1.04%) HTML5
10 1 (1.04%) WPF
10 1 (1.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
3 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) BBC
5 2 (2.08%) EPoS
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
5 2 (2.08%) AS400
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
5 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Windows
2 24 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 19 (19.79%) Windows 2000 Server
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Vista
4 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.42%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) CRM
3 21 (21.88%) MVC
4 18 (18.75%) OO
5 17 (17.71%) TDD
5 17 (17.71%) BDD
5 17 (17.71%) Web Application Development
6 10 (10.42%) ITIL
7 6 (6.25%) Service Management
7 6 (6.25%) Migration
8 5 (5.21%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (5.21%) Scrum
9 4 (4.17%) ITSM
9 4 (4.17%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.13%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.13%) Workflow
10 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.83%) C#
2 17 (17.71%) Ruby
3 14 (14.58%) SQL
3 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.13%) VBA
4 3 (3.13%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) VCP4
4 3 (3.13%) MCP
4 3 (3.13%) MCSE
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.08%) CCNA
5 2 (2.08%) MCSA
5 2 (2.08%) ISEB
5 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) SLA
1 12 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) VMware
2 5 (5.21%) SAP
2 5 (5.21%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (2.08%) Citrix
4 2 (2.08%) NetApp
4 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Polycom
4 2 (2.08%) Tandberg
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