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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 841 611 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.61% 15.85% 17.32%
As % of the Vendors category 40.43% 32.67% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 743 494 584
Average salary £38,750 £33,163 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.84% -13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
2080 1870 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.91% 48.52% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1540 1584
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +7 204 £40,000 +37.93% 22
Basingstoke +3 100 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Winchester -4 77 £40,000 +12.67% 4
Portsmouth -1 67 £45,000 +34.32% 8
Andover +6 63 £35,000 -11.39% 8
Farnborough +10 62 £40,000 +10.34% 11
Fareham -2 52 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Havant +4 18 £40,875 +48.63% 6
Hook -2 14 £42,500 +50.44%
Aldershot +6 11 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Ringwood - 9 £19,750 -
Eastleigh -3 5 £20,623 -36.64% 3
Petersfield -6 3 £25,000 -31.50%
Gosport -15 2 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Fordingbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Bordon - 1 £32,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 874 (53.46%) Windows
2 730 (44.65%) MS Excel
3 593 (36.27%) SQL Server
4 480 (29.36%) SQL
5 450 (27.52%) .NET
6 430 (26.30%) C#
7 387 (23.67%) Active Directory
8 337 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 318 (19.45%) VMware
10 316 (19.33%) ITIL
11 315 (19.27%) ASP.NET
12 293 (17.92%) MS Office
12 293 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 279 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
14 250 (15.29%) HTML
15 237 (14.50%) MS Exchange
15 237 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 231 (14.13%) MVC
17 227 (13.88%) JavaScript
18 225 (13.76%) Security Cleared
19 216 (13.21%) Citrix
20 215 (13.15%) CSS
20 215 (13.15%) VMware Infrastructure
21 213 (13.03%) Firewall
22 188 (11.50%) Degree
23 182 (11.13%) MCSE
24 179 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC
25 172 (10.52%) Finance
26 165 (10.09%) SC Cleared
27 164 (10.03%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 237 (14.50%) MS Exchange
2 164 (10.03%) SharePoint
3 137 (8.38%) IIS
4 98 (5.99%) Lync
5 91 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 53 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 42 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (1.90%) WebLogic
9 27 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 27 (1.65%) Confluence
10 24 (1.47%) Node.js
11 21 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (1.16%) WordPress
13 18 (1.10%) CMS
14 17 (1.04%) MS Project Server
15 12 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.67%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 730 (44.65%) MS Excel
2 293 (17.92%) MS Office
3 43 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (2.08%) MS Project
5 30 (1.83%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.86%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.18%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.061%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.37%) Epicor Vantage
5 4 (0.24%) GoldMine
6 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.18%) SalesLogix
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.18%) Agresso
6 3 (0.18%) Lawson
6 3 (0.18%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.12%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 110 (6.73%) Office 365
2 78 (4.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.61%) SaaS
4 9 (0.55%) IaaS
5 6 (0.37%) PaaS
6 4 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 213 (13.03%) Firewall
2 157 (9.60%) TCP/IP
3 106 (6.48%) DNS
4 102 (6.24%) LAN
5 94 (5.75%) DHCP
6 93 (5.69%) SAN
7 88 (5.38%) WAN
8 56 (3.43%) Internet
9 43 (2.63%) VoIP
10 38 (2.32%) Wireless
11 33 (2.02%) VPN
12 28 (1.71%) Network Security
13 25 (1.53%) NAS
13 25 (1.53%) SSL
14 21 (1.28%) VLAN
15 18 (1.10%) AMQP
15 18 (1.10%) LDAP
16 17 (1.04%) CTI
17 15 (0.92%) BGP
17 15 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 106 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 103 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 81 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 33 (2.02%) MySQL
8 33 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 30 (1.83%) MS Access
10 27 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 27 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 25 (1.53%) RavenDB
12 24 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (1.16%) SQLPlus
15 16 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (0.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 118 (7.22%) Visual Studio
2 67 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (3.85%) NUnit
4 57 (3.49%) Rhino Mocks
5 54 (3.30%) Moq
6 53 (3.24%) Git (software)
7 33 (2.02%) JIRA
8 30 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 27 (1.65%) TeamCity
10 25 (1.53%) WATIR
10 25 (1.53%) ReSharper
10 25 (1.53%) NCrunch
11 20 (1.22%) Subversion
12 18 (1.10%) Selenium
13 16 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (0.92%) MSTest
15 14 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 5 (0.31%) LoadRunner
17 4 (0.24%) MSI
17 4 (0.24%) SilkTest
General
1 172 (10.52%) Finance
2 105 (6.42%) Retail
3 39 (2.39%) Telecoms
4 33 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 31 (1.90%) Back Office
6 29 (1.77%) Advertising
7 24 (1.47%) Legal
8 17 (1.04%) Automotive
9 14 (0.86%) Electronics
10 13 (0.80%) Marketing
11 11 (0.67%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.67%) Publishing
12 10 (0.61%) French Language
13 9 (0.55%) German Language
14 7 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.43%) Local Government
15 6 (0.37%) Military
15 6 (0.37%) Banking
16 3 (0.18%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 451 (27.58%) Developer
2 186 (11.38%) Analyst
3 184 (11.25%) .NET Developer
4 158 (9.66%) C# Developer
5 148 (9.05%) Support Engineer
6 106 (6.48%) Consultant
7 100 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 97 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 95 (5.81%) DBA
10 92 (5.63%) Software Developer
11 84 (5.14%) Administrator
12 74 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
13 67 (4.10%) IT Support
14 62 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
15 61 (3.73%) Technical Support
15 61 (3.73%) SQL DBA
16 57 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 56 (3.43%) ASP.NET Developer
18 54 (3.30%) Support Analyst
18 54 (3.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (27.52%) .NET
2 315 (19.27%) ASP.NET
3 250 (15.29%) HTML
4 215 (13.15%) CSS
5 179 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 144 (8.81%) XML
7 130 (7.95%) jQuery
8 125 (7.65%) WCF
9 108 (6.61%) .NET Framework
10 84 (5.14%) HTML5
11 66 (4.04%) CSS3
11 66 (4.04%) LINQ
11 66 (4.04%) Web Services
12 57 (3.49%) NHibernate
13 53 (3.24%) Ajax
14 50 (3.06%) SOAP
15 47 (2.87%) XSLT
16 44 (2.69%) MSMQ
17 43 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 42 (2.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 110 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.50%) Clustering
3 75 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.91%) Thin Client
4 64 (3.91%) Fat Client
5 45 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.45%) User Experience
7 35 (2.14%) Open Source
7 35 (2.14%) Replication
8 26 (1.59%) Derivative
8 26 (1.59%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (1.28%) EPoS
11 20 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.10%) CMDB
13 17 (1.04%) BBC
14 15 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.92%) NHS
14 15 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
15 12 (0.73%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 874 (53.46%) Windows
2 337 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 237 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 163 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 142 (8.69%) Windows 7
6 140 (8.56%) Linux
7 130 (7.95%) Windows XP
8 114 (6.97%) Windows 8
9 83 (5.08%) Windows Vista
10 55 (3.36%) UNIX
11 40 (2.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 40 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 37 (2.26%) CentOS
13 34 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
14 16 (0.98%) AIX
15 15 (0.92%) Solaris
16 9 (0.55%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.55%) Android
17 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (19.33%) ITIL
2 279 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (14.13%) MVC
4 136 (8.32%) TDD
5 121 (7.40%) Scrum
6 107 (6.54%) Project Management
7 105 (6.42%) CRM
8 100 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 90 (5.50%) Service Delivery
10 77 (4.71%) Time Management
11 74 (4.53%) OO
12 66 (4.04%) Web Application Development
13 65 (3.98%) Mentoring
14 62 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
14 62 (3.79%) Migration
15 61 (3.73%) Software Engineering
15 61 (3.73%) BDD
16 59 (3.61%) Change Management
17 56 (3.43%) OOD
18 51 (3.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 480 (29.36%) SQL
2 430 (26.30%) C#
3 227 (13.88%) JavaScript
4 155 (9.48%) T-SQL
5 107 (6.54%) PowerShell
6 84 (5.14%) VB.NET
7 60 (3.67%) PHP
8 58 (3.55%) VB
9 47 (2.87%) C++
10 46 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 45 (2.75%) Ruby
11 45 (2.75%) Perl
12 39 (2.39%) Python
13 37 (2.26%) C
14 36 (2.20%) Java
15 25 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 14 (0.86%) VBA
17 12 (0.73%) PHP5
18 10 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 293 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 225 (13.76%) Security Cleared
3 188 (11.50%) Degree
4 182 (11.13%) MCSE
5 165 (10.09%) SC Cleared
6 129 (7.89%) DV Cleared
7 106 (6.48%) MCITP
8 81 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
9 68 (4.16%) Citrix Certification
10 67 (4.10%) CCA
10 67 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 64 (3.91%) MCP
12 61 (3.73%) CCNA
13 53 (3.24%) MCSA
14 52 (3.18%) MCTS
15 36 (2.20%) A+ Certification
16 31 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
17 27 (1.65%) CCNP
18 22 (1.35%) ISEB
19 21 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (8.69%) SLA
2 57 (3.49%) QA
3 43 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 23 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.61%) COBIT
7 4 (0.24%) HL7
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 387 (23.67%) Active Directory
2 215 (13.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (5.99%) Hyper-V
4 71 (4.34%) vSphere
5 65 (3.98%) XenApp
6 36 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 33 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (1.71%) XenDesktop
9 27 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
11 16 (0.98%) vCloud
11 16 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
12 14 (0.86%) XenServer
13 13 (0.80%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.31%) Firmware
16 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.061%) UAG
17 1 (0.061%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 78 (4.77%) SCCM
2 72 (4.40%) SCOM
3 29 (1.77%) Windows Intune
4 24 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 23 (1.41%) HP SIM
6 22 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 20 (1.22%) Data Guard
8 19 (1.16%) Oracle Flashback
8 19 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 19 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 18 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
10 16 (0.98%) Puppet
10 16 (0.98%) Backup Exec
11 15 (0.92%) EdgeSight
12 12 (0.73%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.55%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.55%) WSUS
14 7 (0.43%) DameWare
15 6 (0.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 318 (19.45%) VMware
2 216 (13.21%) Citrix
3 154 (9.42%) Cisco
4 125 (7.65%) HP
5 124 (7.58%) Oracle
6 56 (3.43%) NetApp
7 40 (2.45%) Red Hat
8 38 (2.32%) SAP
9 34 (2.08%) LANDesk
10 30 (1.83%) Remedy
11 29 (1.77%) IBM
12 27 (1.65%) Endeca
13 26 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.59%) Symantec
13 26 (1.59%) RedPrairie
14 20 (1.22%) Avaya
15 19 (1.16%) Juniper
16 18 (1.10%) Borland
17 17 (1.04%) Business Objects
17 17 (1.04%) Adobe
Hampshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: Bonus + On Call + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Berry Technical
Salary: Benefits + On Call Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19210 - £22035 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24050 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Auto Integrate
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago