The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 861 746 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.28% 18.95% 19.01%
As % of the Vendors category 42.08% 34.59% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 719 617 612
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £58,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2046 2157 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.31% 54.79% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1660 1754 1655
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton 0 198 £40,000 +27.29% 17
Farnborough -1 117 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Basingstoke 0 97 £36,250 -9.37% 19
Andover +11 61 £32,000 -11.11% 2
Portsmouth +2 61 £42,500 +26.86% 10
Winchester -5 58 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Fareham +1 51 £24,000 -11.11% 6
Havant +4 15 £35,000 -34.80% 4
Waterlooville - 8 £22,500 - 3
Eastleigh -6 7 £29,750 -30.00% 2
Gosport 0 6 £30,500 +22.00% 2
Ringwood +1 3 £17,500 -20.45%
Petersfield +8 2 £38,500 -9.41%
Wallington 0 2 £21,000 -31.14%
Bordon - 2 £24,000 -
Fordingbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Aldershot +2 1 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 863 (49.88%) Windows
2 769 (44.45%) MS Excel
3 606 (35.03%) SQL Server
4 485 (28.03%) SQL
5 465 (26.88%) .NET
6 447 (25.84%) C#
7 400 (23.12%) Active Directory
8 339 (19.60%) ITIL
9 325 (18.79%) ASP.NET
10 323 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 313 (18.09%) VMware
12 290 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
13 289 (16.71%) Security Cleared
14 284 (16.42%) MVC
15 265 (15.32%) MS Office
16 253 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 252 (14.57%) MS Exchange
18 250 (14.45%) HTML
19 230 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
20 226 (13.06%) JavaScript
21 220 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
22 218 (12.60%) Citrix
23 200 (11.56%) CSS
23 200 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
24 195 (11.27%) Degree
25 191 (11.04%) SC Cleared
26 177 (10.23%) Firewall
27 174 (10.06%) Linux
28 172 (9.94%) Finance
29 171 (9.88%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 252 (14.57%) MS Exchange
2 115 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 114 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 90 (5.20%) Lync
5 72 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 68 (3.93%) IIS
7 64 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (1.73%) Node.js
10 22 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
11 21 (1.21%) SAS
11 21 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (1.16%) CMS
13 16 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
14 14 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (0.75%) NetWeaver
16 11 (0.64%) Confluence
17 8 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (0.40%) MS Project Server
19 6 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 769 (44.45%) MS Excel
2 265 (15.32%) MS Office
3 54 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (2.25%) MS Project
5 29 (1.68%) SPSS
6 28 (1.62%) MS Visio
7 22 (1.27%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (0.35%) GNU Octave
10 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.40%) Epicor Vantage
4 6 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP APO
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.12%) ENOVIA
8 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.058%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.058%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.058%) Agresso
9 1 (0.058%) Lawson
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.058%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.93%) Office 365
2 61 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.81%) SaaS
4 11 (0.64%) PaaS
5 9 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.40%) Force.com
7 4 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.058%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.058%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 177 (10.23%) Firewall
2 160 (9.25%) TCP/IP
3 143 (8.27%) DNS
4 141 (8.15%) SAN
5 133 (7.69%) DHCP
6 125 (7.23%) LAN
7 113 (6.53%) WAN
8 53 (3.06%) NAS
9 50 (2.89%) Network Security
10 42 (2.43%) Wireless
11 38 (2.20%) VPN
12 37 (2.14%) VoIP
12 37 (2.14%) Internet
13 29 (1.68%) SSL
14 25 (1.45%) VLAN
15 22 (1.27%) CTI
15 22 (1.27%) HTTP
16 20 (1.16%) NetScaler
17 19 (1.10%) Wireshark
17 19 (1.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 606 (35.03%) SQL Server
2 134 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 119 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 100 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (2.89%) SQL Server 2000
9 43 (2.49%) Relational Database
10 38 (2.20%) NoSQL
11 34 (1.97%) QlikView
12 32 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 30 (1.73%) Data Mining
13 30 (1.73%) MySQL
14 27 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
15 23 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (0.92%) DB2
18 14 (0.81%) Cognos Impromptu
19 13 (0.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 115 (6.65%) Visual Studio
2 83 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (3.70%) NUnit
4 49 (2.83%) Moq
5 47 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 38 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 35 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 25 (1.45%) MSTest
9 15 (0.87%) JIRA
10 14 (0.81%) Selenium
10 14 (0.81%) HP UFT
11 13 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.58%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.52%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.46%) Subversion
15 7 (0.40%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.29%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.23%) LSMW
18 3 (0.17%) MSI
18 3 (0.17%) SilkTest
General
1 172 (9.94%) Finance
2 129 (7.46%) Retail
3 58 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 49 (2.83%) Marketing
5 48 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 29 (1.68%) Publishing
7 23 (1.33%) Advertising
8 20 (1.16%) Banking
9 18 (1.04%) Electronics
10 15 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 15 (0.87%) Automotive
11 12 (0.69%) Legal
12 11 (0.64%) Local Government
13 8 (0.46%) Military
14 7 (0.40%) Billing
15 5 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.29%) French Language
15 5 (0.29%) Law
15 5 (0.29%) Back Office
16 4 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 478 (27.63%) Developer
2 261 (15.09%) Analyst
3 235 (13.58%) .NET Developer
4 176 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 145 (8.38%) Support Engineer
6 118 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 104 (6.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 91 (5.26%) Administrator
9 88 (5.09%) Consultant
10 85 (4.91%) DBA
11 82 (4.74%) Service Analyst
11 82 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
12 80 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
13 76 (4.39%) Support Analyst
14 72 (4.16%) IT Support
15 70 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
16 68 (3.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 61 (3.53%) SQL DBA
18 60 (3.47%) Software Developer
19 57 (3.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (26.88%) .NET
2 325 (18.79%) ASP.NET
3 250 (14.45%) HTML
4 220 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 200 (11.56%) CSS
6 148 (8.55%) XML
7 134 (7.75%) jQuery
8 119 (6.88%) WCF
9 96 (5.55%) HTML5
10 85 (4.91%) .NET Framework
11 74 (4.28%) Ajax
12 71 (4.10%) LINQ
12 71 (4.10%) CSS3
13 62 (3.58%) COM
14 49 (2.83%) XSLT
15 46 (2.66%) NHibernate
16 44 (2.54%) JSP
17 43 (2.49%) Castle Windsor
17 43 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (2.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.10%) Clustering
3 62 (3.58%) Computer Science
4 47 (2.72%) Thin Client
4 47 (2.72%) Fat Client
5 46 (2.66%) Data Centre
6 33 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 32 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 28 (1.62%) Derivative
9 24 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
9 24 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.33%) HP Storage
11 21 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
11 21 (1.21%) User Experience
11 21 (1.21%) NHS
12 20 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.04%) Tandem
14 17 (0.98%) EPoS
14 17 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.92%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 863 (49.88%) Windows
2 323 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 230 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 174 (10.06%) Linux
5 150 (8.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 130 (7.51%) Windows 7
7 96 (5.55%) Windows XP
8 87 (5.03%) Windows 8
9 77 (4.45%) UNIX
10 54 (3.12%) Windows Vista
10 54 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.68%) CentOS
12 22 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 19 (1.10%) Solaris
14 18 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
15 15 (0.87%) AIX
16 12 (0.69%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.46%) Android
18 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (19.60%) ITIL
2 290 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (16.42%) MVC
4 147 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
5 137 (7.92%) Project Management
6 113 (6.53%) Scrum
7 108 (6.24%) TDD
8 88 (5.09%) Performance Tuning
9 87 (5.03%) CRM
10 86 (4.97%) Service Delivery
11 77 (4.45%) Service Management
12 70 (4.05%) Web Application Development
13 65 (3.76%) Mentoring
14 63 (3.64%) Time Management
15 61 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
16 58 (3.35%) ETL
17 56 (3.24%) SDLC
18 53 (3.06%) Analytics
18 53 (3.06%) PRINCE2
18 53 (3.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 485 (28.03%) SQL
2 447 (25.84%) C#
3 226 (13.06%) JavaScript
4 135 (7.80%) T-SQL
5 127 (7.34%) PowerShell
6 72 (4.16%) C++
7 70 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 59 (3.41%) Java
9 47 (2.72%) C
10 41 (2.37%) VBA
11 33 (1.91%) Perl
11 33 (1.91%) Shell Script
11 33 (1.91%) Python
12 32 (1.85%) VB
13 31 (1.79%) PHP
14 28 (1.62%) Ruby
14 28 (1.62%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.10%) R
17 17 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 289 (16.71%) Security Cleared
2 253 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 195 (11.27%) Degree
4 191 (11.04%) SC Cleared
5 134 (7.75%) MCSE
6 116 (6.71%) DV Cleared
7 104 (6.01%) MCP
8 97 (5.61%) MCITP
9 80 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
10 65 (3.76%) CCNA
11 59 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 55 (3.18%) MCSA
13 52 (3.01%) CCA
13 52 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
13 52 (3.01%) MCTS
14 42 (2.43%) A+ Certification
15 28 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 21 (1.21%) MCDST
16 21 (1.21%) ISTQB
17 20 (1.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (9.88%) SLA
2 71 (4.10%) QA
3 11 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.52%) COBIT
5 8 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.29%) HL7
7 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 400 (23.12%) Active Directory
2 200 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (6.36%) Hyper-V
4 102 (5.90%) vSphere
5 54 (3.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 53 (3.06%) XenApp
7 32 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 29 (1.68%) XenDesktop
9 18 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.81%) vCloud
11 13 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.69%) XenServer
12 12 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.35%) Firmware
14 5 (0.29%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.23%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
16 3 (0.17%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 94 (5.43%) SCCM
2 70 (4.05%) SCOM
3 30 (1.73%) NetBackup
4 26 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
4 26 (1.50%) HP SIM
4 26 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (0.98%) Puppet
6 16 (0.92%) EdgeSight
7 15 (0.87%) Windows Intune
8 11 (0.64%) WSUS
9 8 (0.46%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (0.40%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.29%) vMotion
11 5 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 313 (18.09%) VMware
2 218 (12.60%) Citrix
3 154 (8.90%) Cisco
4 135 (7.80%) HP
5 103 (5.95%) Oracle
6 40 (2.31%) IBM
7 37 (2.14%) SAP
7 37 (2.14%) Symantec
8 32 (1.85%) NetApp
9 28 (1.62%) Tableau
10 25 (1.45%) 3PAR
10 25 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 24 (1.39%) Remedy
12 21 (1.21%) Cognos
13 18 (1.04%) Avaya
13 18 (1.04%) Business Objects
14 17 (0.98%) EMC
14 17 (0.98%) AppSense
14 17 (0.98%) Google
15 15 (0.87%) LANDesk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training!
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Send
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