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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 824 811 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.73% 21.16% 18.45%
As % of the Vendors category 36.77% 40.37% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 673 673 676
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2241 2009 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.39% 52.41% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 1725 2023
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 +4 155 £30,000 -0.82% 15
Portsmouth -1 128 £31,000 +2.47% 16
Basingstoke -6 120 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Fareham -4 83 £26,000 -20.00% 9
Farnborough +7 64 £45,000 +57.89% 6
Winchester -4 48 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Andover +2 37 £38,000 +46.15% 9
Havant -6 19 £43,500 +33.84% 2
Hook +6 10 £31,500 +31.25% 6
Eastleigh 0 5 £25,500 +12.83% 3
Aldershot -6 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Gosport - 3 - - 10
Waterlooville 0 1 £36,000 +80.00% 1
Petersfield -13 1 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Alton - 1 £27,500 -
New Milton - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 862 (55.26%) Windows
2 693 (44.42%) MS Excel
3 485 (31.09%) SQL Server
4 460 (29.49%) .NET
5 435 (27.88%) C#
6 416 (26.67%) SQL
7 363 (23.27%) VMware
8 350 (22.44%) Active Directory
9 341 (21.86%) ASP.NET
10 307 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 300 (19.23%) ITIL
12 287 (18.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 285 (18.27%) JavaScript
14 279 (17.88%) MS Exchange
15 269 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
16 267 (17.12%) MVC
17 265 (16.99%) HTML
18 259 (16.60%) MS Office
19 235 (15.06%) CSS
20 219 (14.04%) jQuery
21 212 (13.59%) Citrix
22 209 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
23 196 (12.56%) Finance
24 194 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
25 193 (12.37%) Security Cleared
26 183 (11.73%) Firewall
26 183 (11.73%) Degree
27 180 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
28 179 (11.47%) Windows Server 2012
29 177 (11.35%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 279 (17.88%) MS Exchange
2 156 (10.00%) IIS
3 155 (9.94%) SharePoint
4 141 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 109 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 79 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 70 (4.49%) Confluence
8 52 (3.33%) Lync
9 45 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 29 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (1.73%) CMS
12 20 (1.28%) Umbraco
13 19 (1.22%) Apache
13 19 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 16 (1.03%) WordPress
16 15 (0.96%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.83%) Kentico
18 12 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 693 (44.42%) MS Excel
2 259 (16.60%) MS Office
3 42 (2.69%) MS Project
4 37 (2.37%) Photoshop
5 31 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 21 (1.35%) Fireworks
8 13 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.064%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 23 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.45%) HFM
6 7 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.26%) SalesLogix
9 4 (0.26%) Compiere
9 4 (0.26%) Maximo
10 3 (0.19%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.19%) Agresso
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.19%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.37%) Office 365
3 14 (0.90%) SaaS
3 14 (0.90%) PaaS
4 6 (0.38%) IaaS
5 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.13%) Force.com
7 1 (0.064%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (11.73%) Firewall
2 120 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 101 (6.47%) DNS
4 91 (5.83%) SAN
5 88 (5.64%) LAN
6 81 (5.19%) WAN
7 71 (4.55%) DHCP
8 42 (2.69%) Internet
8 42 (2.69%) VoIP
9 40 (2.56%) VPN
10 37 (2.37%) LDAP
11 35 (2.24%) Wireless
12 32 (2.05%) X.509
12 32 (2.05%) Network Security
13 25 (1.60%) iSCSI
14 20 (1.28%) NAS
15 18 (1.15%) SSL
16 17 (1.09%) HTTP
16 17 (1.09%) TETRA
17 16 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 485 (31.09%) SQL Server
2 98 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (4.36%) RavenDB
4 57 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 43 (2.76%) Oracle Database
9 40 (2.56%) MySQL
10 30 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.47%) MS Access
11 23 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
12 21 (1.35%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 20 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (0.90%) OLAP
15 13 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
17 10 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 97 (6.22%) Git (software)
2 89 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 87 (5.58%) NUnit
4 83 (5.32%) Rhino Mocks
5 72 (4.62%) JIRA
6 71 (4.55%) Moq
6 71 (4.55%) TeamCity
7 69 (4.42%) Cucumber
8 68 (4.36%) ReSharper
8 68 (4.36%) WATIR
8 68 (4.36%) NCrunch
9 49 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (2.05%) Subversion
11 23 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.58%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 7 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (0.45%) Axure RP
General
1 196 (12.56%) Finance
2 131 (8.40%) Retail
3 89 (5.71%) Back Office
4 76 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.37%) Marketing
6 20 (1.28%) Advertising
7 16 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 15 (0.96%) Military
9 14 (0.90%) Electronics
10 11 (0.71%) Legal
11 9 (0.58%) Automotive
12 8 (0.51%) Banking
13 6 (0.38%) Front Office
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.19%) French Language
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 391 (25.06%) Developer
2 232 (14.87%) Analyst
3 187 (11.99%) .NET Developer
4 118 (7.56%) Support Engineer
5 105 (6.73%) Administrator
6 98 (6.28%) C# Developer
7 88 (5.64%) Architect
8 87 (5.58%) Software Developer
9 85 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 84 (5.38%) Consultant
11 80 (5.13%) Support Analyst
12 75 (4.81%) DBA
13 63 (4.04%) Junior
14 60 (3.85%) IT Support
15 59 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support
16 57 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
17 51 (3.27%) Infrastructure Architect
18 49 (3.14%) Systems Administrator
19 47 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
19 47 (3.01%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (29.49%) .NET
2 341 (21.86%) ASP.NET
3 265 (16.99%) HTML
4 235 (15.06%) CSS
5 219 (14.04%) jQuery
6 180 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 177 (11.35%) .NET Framework
8 108 (6.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 103 (6.60%) XML
10 94 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 93 (5.96%) Web Services
12 88 (5.64%) NHibernate
13 78 (5.00%) WCF
14 77 (4.94%) HTML5
15 70 (4.49%) MSMQ
15 70 (4.49%) Dapper ORM
16 68 (4.36%) StructureMap
16 68 (4.36%) Spring.NET
17 62 (3.97%) CSS3
18 59 (3.78%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 67 (4.29%) Clustering
4 46 (2.95%) Thin Client
4 46 (2.95%) Fat Client
4 46 (2.95%) Kindle
5 44 (2.82%) PKI
6 41 (2.63%) User Experience
7 40 (2.56%) Replication
8 35 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 33 (2.12%) Smartcard
10 23 (1.47%) Open Source
11 22 (1.41%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.15%) Derivative
13 17 (1.09%) EFT
13 17 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.03%) EPoS
15 15 (0.96%) Tandem
16 13 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.83%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 862 (55.26%) Windows
2 307 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 194 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 179 (11.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 157 (10.06%) Linux
6 143 (9.17%) Windows 7
7 121 (7.76%) Windows 8
8 98 (6.28%) Windows XP
9 79 (5.06%) UNIX
10 71 (4.55%) Windows Vista
11 40 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 26 (1.67%) Solaris
14 22 (1.41%) AIX
15 21 (1.35%) Android
16 19 (1.22%) Apple iOS
17 17 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
18 15 (0.96%) CentOS
19 10 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
20 8 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (19.23%) ITIL
2 269 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (17.12%) MVC
4 134 (8.59%) TDD
5 120 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 107 (6.86%) E-Commerce
7 97 (6.22%) OO
7 97 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 94 (6.03%) ERP
9 93 (5.96%) OOD
10 88 (5.64%) Pair Programming
11 86 (5.51%) Scrum
12 85 (5.45%) Project Management
13 82 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 80 (5.13%) Migration
15 79 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (4.87%) BDD
17 70 (4.49%) CRM
18 68 (4.36%) Refactoring
19 67 (4.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 435 (27.88%) C#
2 416 (26.67%) SQL
3 285 (18.27%) JavaScript
4 135 (8.65%) VB.NET
5 88 (5.64%) T-SQL
6 82 (5.26%) Ruby
7 61 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 56 (3.59%) PHP
9 46 (2.95%) Java
10 40 (2.56%) C++
11 39 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 39 (2.50%) Python
12 37 (2.37%) C
13 34 (2.18%) VB
14 18 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 18 (1.15%) VBScript
15 16 (1.03%) Perl
16 10 (0.64%) PHP5
16 10 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 287 (18.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 193 (12.37%) Security Cleared
3 183 (11.73%) Degree
4 163 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 122 (7.82%) MCITP
6 110 (7.05%) MCSE
7 88 (5.64%) MCSA
8 76 (4.87%) MCP
9 70 (4.49%) DV Cleared
10 56 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
11 54 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 47 (3.01%) CISSP
13 45 (2.88%) CCNA
14 41 (2.63%) CCA
15 38 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
16 37 (2.37%) MCTS
17 35 (2.24%) ISEB
18 31 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 31 (1.99%) A+ Certification
19 27 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (9.68%) SLA
2 106 (6.79%) ISO 9001
3 50 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.60%) QA
5 21 (1.35%) WCAG
5 21 (1.35%) WAI
6 17 (1.09%) COBIT
7 12 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.32%) COSO
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.064%) Data Quality
System Software
1 350 (22.44%) Active Directory
2 209 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (8.21%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.69%) vSphere
5 34 (2.18%) XenApp
6 25 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.09%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.03%) XenDesktop
10 14 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (0.71%) Snort
12 9 (0.58%) ISA Server
12 9 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.32%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.32%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.26%) RHEV
15 4 (0.26%) PowerHA
15 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 66 (4.23%) SCCM
2 42 (2.69%) Backup Exec
3 38 (2.44%) SCOM
4 26 (1.67%) Data Guard
5 20 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 19 (1.22%) HP SIM
7 18 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 14 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
10 12 (0.77%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.45%) WSUS
12 6 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.38%) Puppet
12 6 (0.38%) MOM
13 4 (0.26%) OpenView
13 4 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 2 (0.13%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.13%) DameWare
Vendors
1 363 (23.27%) VMware
2 212 (13.59%) Citrix
3 155 (9.94%) Cisco
4 132 (8.46%) HP
5 122 (7.82%) Oracle
6 70 (4.49%) Endeca
7 68 (4.36%) RedPrairie
8 66 (4.23%) Red Hat
9 52 (3.33%) Symantec
10 39 (2.50%) SAP
11 36 (2.31%) Adobe
12 30 (1.92%) NetApp
12 30 (1.92%) ProCurve
13 29 (1.86%) CA
14 27 (1.73%) IBM
15 21 (1.35%) Business Objects
15 21 (1.35%) Google
16 20 (1.28%) Fujitsu
16 20 (1.28%) JBoss
17 19 (1.22%) Sitecore
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £70k - 100k per year + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago