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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 82 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.45% 28.14% 14.44%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 50.54% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 42 25
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
205 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 66.13% 55.69% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 165 76 66
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 83 (59.29%) Windows
2 60 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 58 (41.43%) MS Exchange
4 53 (37.86%) SQL Server
5 47 (33.57%) C#
6 46 (32.86%) Windows Server
7 43 (30.71%) .NET
8 36 (25.71%) SharePoint
8 36 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET
10 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 29 (20.71%) MVC
11 29 (20.71%) Security Cleared
11 29 (20.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (19.29%) Office 365
12 27 (19.29%) Hyper-V
12 27 (19.29%) VMware
12 27 (19.29%) Cisco
13 26 (18.57%) HTML
14 25 (17.86%) SQL
14 25 (17.86%) Firewall
15 24 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (16.43%) SAN
17 21 (15.00%) XML
17 21 (15.00%) DNS
17 21 (15.00%) DHCP
17 21 (15.00%) SC Cleared
18 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (41.43%) MS Exchange
2 36 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 36 (25.71%) SharePoint
3 24 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (13.57%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (8.57%) Lync
6 12 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (7.86%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (6.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (3.57%) Node.js
10 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.14%) JBoss
11 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.14%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.71%) Confluence
12 1 (0.71%) IIS
12 1 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.29%) Office 365
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) Firewall
2 23 (16.43%) SAN
3 21 (15.00%) DHCP
3 21 (15.00%) DNS
4 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.00%) WebEx
6 5 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (3.57%) Intranet
6 5 (3.57%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.86%) PABX
7 4 (2.86%) VPN
8 3 (2.14%) Internet
8 3 (2.14%) VLAN
9 2 (1.43%) Network Security
9 2 (1.43%) Telepresence
10 1 (0.71%) 2G
10 1 (0.71%) 3G
10 1 (0.71%) 4G
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.14%) MySQL
8 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.71%) MS Access
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 13 (9.29%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.29%) Banking
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 3 (2.14%) Automotive
5 2 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (43.57%) Support Engineer
2 43 (30.71%) Developer
3 38 (27.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 37 (26.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (25.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 33 (23.57%) .NET Developer
7 31 (22.14%) C# Developer
8 27 (19.29%) IT Support
9 24 (17.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 24 (17.14%) IT Engineer
9 24 (17.14%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (16.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (16.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (11.43%) Technical Support
12 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
14 11 (7.86%) Analyst
15 10 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.71%) .NET
2 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (18.57%) HTML
5 21 (15.00%) XML
6 17 (12.14%) CSS
7 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (11.43%) jQuery
8 13 (9.29%) Ajax
8 13 (9.29%) HTML5
9 10 (7.14%) CAML
10 8 (5.71%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.29%) WCF
12 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.57%) RESTful
13 4 (2.86%) COM
13 4 (2.86%) WinForms
14 3 (2.14%) LAMP
15 1 (0.71%) SOAP
15 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.14%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.43%) Clustering
5 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 83 (59.29%) Windows
2 46 (32.86%) Windows Server
3 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 11 (7.86%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.00%) Linux
10 6 (4.29%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.57%) CentOS
11 5 (3.57%) Unix
12 4 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.43%) Android
14 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.71%) MVC
2 19 (13.57%) ITIL
3 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.57%) SEO
5 9 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.43%) ITIL V3
5 9 (6.43%) Web Development
6 8 (5.71%) Web Application Development
7 7 (5.00%) Change Management
7 7 (5.00%) CRM
7 7 (5.00%) TDD
8 6 (4.29%) CAD
8 6 (4.29%) OO
9 5 (3.57%) BDD
9 5 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.57%) Time Management
10 4 (2.86%) ERP
10 4 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.57%) C#
2 25 (17.86%) SQL
3 18 (12.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.43%) C++
5 8 (5.71%) Java
5 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.00%) C
7 6 (4.29%) Python
8 5 (3.57%) Bourne shell
8 5 (3.57%) Perl
8 5 (3.57%) Ruby
9 4 (2.86%) Delphi
9 4 (2.86%) VB
9 4 (2.86%) VBScript
10 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.71%) Fortran
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (20.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (11.43%) MCSE
5 15 (10.71%) Degree
6 13 (9.29%) MCITP
7 9 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.71%) CCNA
9 7 (5.00%) MCP
10 5 (3.57%) CCENT
11 4 (2.86%) MCSA
11 4 (2.86%) MCTS
11 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.43%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) QA
2 7 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.29%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.29%) vSphere
5 5 (3.57%) Xen
6 2 (1.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.71%) XenApp
7 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) SCOM
2 4 (2.86%) MOM
3 3 (2.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.71%) Foglight
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (19.29%) Cisco
1 27 (19.29%) VMware
2 13 (9.29%) Juniper
3 7 (5.00%) Avaya
4 5 (3.57%) Dell
4 5 (3.57%) NetApp
4 5 (3.57%) Oracle
4 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.86%) HP
5 4 (2.86%) SonicWALL
6 3 (2.14%) Citrix
6 3 (2.14%) Veeam
7 2 (1.43%) Polycom
7 2 (1.43%) Tandberg
8 1 (0.71%) Baan
8 1 (0.71%) Mitel
8 1 (0.71%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.71%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Symantec
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago