The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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 Gosport 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gosport 15.79% 38.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 70.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Gosport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gosport 57.89% 55.56% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 14
Average salary £57,500 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Hampshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gosport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gosport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gosport region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gosport

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gosport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gosport region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gosport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gosport 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 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Magento
7 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gosport 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Design Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Flash
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec