The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 675 697 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.31% 18.42% 16.08%
As % of the Vendors category 33.06% 35.04% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 562 603 564
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2042 1989 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 49.34% 52.58% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1571 1818
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +4 150 £30,000 -20.00% 24
Basingstoke +4 147 £40,000 - 14
Fareham -2 63 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Portsmouth -4 54 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Winchester 0 49 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Farnborough +4 46 £36,250 +39.42% 9
Hook +21 26 £28,500 -26.45% 4
Havant -6 21 £27,500 -20.81% 2
Eastleigh 0 20 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Andover -13 14 £39,500 -4.81% 2
Gosport - 12 £27,500 - 1
Petersfield -3 3 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Aldershot -22 3 £35,000 -18.12%
Yateley - 3 £30,000 -
Romsey +1 2 £46,000 +2.22%
New Milton - 1 £21,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 700 (57.80%) Windows
2 538 (44.43%) MS Excel
3 343 (28.32%) SQL Server
4 336 (27.75%) SQL
5 303 (25.02%) Active Directory
6 302 (24.94%) VMware
7 275 (22.71%) ITIL
8 272 (22.46%) .NET
9 242 (19.98%) C#
10 233 (19.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 229 (18.91%) MS Exchange
12 216 (17.84%) MS Office
13 205 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 199 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 197 (16.27%) Security Cleared
16 193 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
17 185 (15.28%) ASP.NET
18 183 (15.11%) Firewall
19 182 (15.03%) Linux
19 182 (15.03%) Citrix
20 176 (14.53%) Degree
21 145 (11.97%) JavaScript
22 141 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
23 139 (11.48%) DNS
24 137 (11.31%) HTML
25 135 (11.15%) SC Cleared
26 129 (10.65%) Finance
27 127 (10.49%) SharePoint
27 127 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 125 (10.32%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 229 (18.91%) MS Exchange
2 141 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 127 (10.49%) SharePoint
4 100 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 72 (5.95%) IIS
6 55 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 41 (3.39%) Lync
8 38 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (1.65%) CMS
10 19 (1.57%) Umbraco
10 19 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.32%) Kentico
12 13 (1.07%) MS Project Server
12 13 (1.07%) Apache
13 11 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.66%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 538 (44.43%) MS Excel
2 216 (17.84%) MS Office
3 45 (3.72%) MS Project
4 23 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.83%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.25%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.083%) InDesign
9 1 (0.083%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.58%) Maximo
4 7 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.33%) Epicor Vantage
8 3 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.25%) Agresso
9 2 (0.17%) Lawson
9 2 (0.17%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.73%) SaaS
2 18 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.66%) Office 365
4 6 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.083%) Force.com
5 1 (0.083%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (15.11%) Firewall
2 139 (11.48%) DNS
3 115 (9.50%) LAN
4 112 (9.25%) TCP/IP
5 111 (9.17%) WAN
6 93 (7.68%) DHCP
7 68 (5.62%) VPN
8 63 (5.20%) VoIP
9 58 (4.79%) SAN
10 38 (3.14%) Wireless
11 36 (2.97%) Network Security
12 27 (2.23%) Internet
13 19 (1.57%) HTTP
14 16 (1.32%) NAS
14 16 (1.32%) VLAN
15 14 (1.16%) FTP
16 13 (1.07%) IP Telephony
17 12 (0.99%) SMTP
17 12 (0.99%) DMZ
18 11 (0.91%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (28.32%) SQL Server
2 127 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (2.31%) MySQL
10 26 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
11 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (1.40%) DB2
13 14 (1.16%) OLAP
13 14 (1.16%) MS Access
14 13 (1.07%) Relational Database
15 12 (0.99%) QlikView
16 10 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.66%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.58%) Big Data
19 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 26 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.07%) Subversion
5 11 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (0.66%) Moq
6 8 (0.66%) Selenium
7 6 (0.50%) ReSharper
7 6 (0.50%) NCrunch
8 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.33%) NUnit
9 4 (0.33%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.33%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.25%) K2 blackpoint
11 2 (0.17%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.17%) MSTest
11 2 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 129 (10.65%) Finance
2 88 (7.27%) Retail
3 51 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.64%) Back Office
5 23 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.65%) Marketing
7 18 (1.49%) Advertising
8 17 (1.40%) Automotive
9 13 (1.07%) Electronics
10 10 (0.83%) Legal
11 8 (0.66%) French Language
12 5 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.41%) Billing
13 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.17%) Military
15 1 (0.083%) Banking
15 1 (0.083%) Law
15 1 (0.083%) Games
15 1 (0.083%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 219 (18.08%) Developer
2 198 (16.35%) Analyst
3 105 (8.67%) .NET Developer
4 89 (7.35%) Support Engineer
5 85 (7.02%) Consultant
6 82 (6.77%) Administrator
7 67 (5.53%) C# Developer
8 64 (5.28%) Support Analyst
9 63 (5.20%) IT Support
10 52 (4.29%) Architect
11 49 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 42 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
12 42 (3.47%) Service Desk Analyst
13 41 (3.39%) Service Analyst
14 40 (3.30%) 1st Line Support
14 40 (3.30%) DBA
15 39 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support
16 38 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
17 36 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
18 33 (2.73%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (22.46%) .NET
2 185 (15.28%) ASP.NET
3 137 (11.31%) HTML
4 111 (9.17%) CSS
5 95 (7.84%) jQuery
6 92 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 83 (6.85%) XML
8 81 (6.69%) Web Services
9 74 (6.11%) WCF
10 73 (6.03%) .NET Framework
11 51 (4.21%) HTML5
12 42 (3.47%) XSLT
13 41 (3.39%) LINQ
13 41 (3.39%) CSS3
14 34 (2.81%) Ajax
15 29 (2.39%) COM
16 28 (2.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 22 (1.82%) WinForms
18 21 (1.73%) SOAP
19 19 (1.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 68 (5.62%) Clustering
3 37 (3.06%) Kindle
4 36 (2.97%) EPoS
5 35 (2.89%) Statistics
6 34 (2.81%) Thin Client
6 34 (2.81%) Fat Client
7 28 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.40%) Derivative
9 15 (1.24%) Open Source
10 14 (1.16%) Replication
11 12 (0.99%) Blackberry
12 11 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (0.91%) PKI
13 10 (0.83%) CESG
14 9 (0.74%) iSeries
14 9 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.66%) iPhone
16 7 (0.58%) EFT
17 6 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 700 (57.80%) Windows
2 233 (19.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 205 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 182 (15.03%) Linux
5 125 (10.32%) Windows 7
6 109 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (8.34%) Windows XP
8 92 (7.60%) UNIX
9 52 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 50 (4.13%) Windows 8
11 49 (4.05%) Windows Vista
12 26 (2.15%) Android
13 24 (1.98%) Windows 2000
14 21 (1.73%) Apple iOS
15 20 (1.65%) AIX
16 18 (1.49%) CentOS
17 17 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
18 14 (1.16%) Solaris
19 10 (0.83%) Mac OS
20 6 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (22.71%) ITIL
2 120 (9.91%) MVC
3 95 (7.84%) Project Management
4 69 (5.70%) Service Delivery
5 63 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
6 61 (5.04%) Scrum
7 60 (4.95%) CRM
8 59 (4.87%) Project Planning
9 57 (4.71%) Incident Management
10 53 (4.38%) Service Management
11 46 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
12 44 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 42 (3.47%) PRINCE2
14 41 (3.39%) Software Engineering
15 40 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
17 38 (3.14%) Software Testing
18 37 (3.06%) ERP
19 35 (2.89%) Capacity Planning
19 35 (2.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 336 (27.75%) SQL
2 242 (19.98%) C#
3 145 (11.97%) JavaScript
4 110 (9.08%) VB.NET
5 66 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 48 (3.96%) PowerShell
7 43 (3.55%) VB
8 38 (3.14%) C++
9 32 (2.64%) Python
9 32 (2.64%) Java
9 32 (2.64%) PHP
10 30 (2.48%) C
11 18 (1.49%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.40%) VBA
13 14 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.07%) Ruby
14 13 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.74%) VB6
16 8 (0.66%) Perl
17 7 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 197 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 193 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 176 (14.53%) Degree
4 135 (11.15%) SC Cleared
5 111 (9.17%) MCSE
6 96 (7.93%) DV Cleared
7 77 (6.36%) MCITP
8 71 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
9 57 (4.71%) MCP
10 44 (3.63%) MCSA
11 43 (3.55%) CCNA
12 39 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (3.22%) ISEB
13 33 (2.73%) Citrix Certification
14 31 (2.56%) A+ Certification
15 30 (2.48%) CCA
16 29 (2.39%) ISTQB
17 26 (2.15%) CISSP
18 22 (1.82%) CCNP
19 14 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (9.58%) SLA
2 61 (5.04%) ISO 9001
3 35 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.73%) QA
5 12 (0.99%) COBIT
6 10 (0.83%) WCAG
6 10 (0.83%) WAI
7 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 303 (25.02%) Active Directory
2 199 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (6.44%) Hyper-V
4 62 (5.12%) vSphere
5 41 (3.39%) XenApp
6 25 (2.06%) Terminal Services
7 23 (1.90%) XenDesktop
8 22 (1.82%) VMware ESX
8 22 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.66%) XenServer
11 7 (0.58%) Xen
11 7 (0.58%) Snort
11 7 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 7 (0.58%) NFS
12 5 (0.41%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.41%) UAG
13 4 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (3.47%) SCCM
2 39 (3.22%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.65%) SCOM
4 19 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (1.49%) NetBackup
5 18 (1.49%) HP SIM
6 16 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (1.07%) WSUS
8 12 (0.99%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.17%) SAP Afaria
12 2 (0.17%) Nagios
12 2 (0.17%) MOM
12 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.17%) AppDNA
12 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.083%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.083%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 302 (24.94%) VMware
2 182 (15.03%) Citrix
3 119 (9.83%) HP
4 114 (9.41%) Cisco
5 87 (7.18%) Oracle
6 70 (5.78%) Red Hat
7 53 (4.38%) NetApp
8 50 (4.13%) Symantec
9 37 (3.06%) SAP
10 26 (2.15%) Business Objects
11 25 (2.06%) IBM
11 25 (2.06%) Juniper
11 25 (2.06%) Genesys
12 20 (1.65%) Remedy
13 17 (1.40%) Sage
13 17 (1.40%) CA
14 16 (1.32%) Adobe
14 16 (1.32%) Sitecore
14 16 (1.32%) EPiServer
15 13 (1.07%) CheckPoint
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £44000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago