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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 846 785 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.66% 19.72% 19.28%
As % of the Vendors category 43.01% 34.84% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 711 642 648
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1967 2253 2035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.02% 56.59% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1789 1743
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 28 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 28 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 0 187 £40,000 +27.59% 18
Farnborough -2 110 £35,000 - 10
Basingstoke +2 99 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Portsmouth -1 82 £42,500 +30.76% 11
Fareham +4 55 £27,000 +3.84% 4
Winchester 0 51 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Andover +9 32 £32,000 -11.11% 1
Havant +9 15 £35,000 -34.80% 4
Waterlooville - 10 £22,500 - 2
Eastleigh -6 9 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Gosport 0 6 £30,250 -32.77% 1
Ringwood +2 5 £17,500 -20.45% 1
Bordon - 4 £29,400 -
Petersfield +10 3 £31,500 -25.88%
Aldershot +3 3 £25,750 -14.16% 4
Wallington 0 2 £21,000 -31.14%
Fordingbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Alton -4 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 824 (48.36%) Windows
2 751 (44.07%) MS Excel
3 590 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 495 (29.05%) SQL
5 458 (26.88%) .NET
6 439 (25.76%) C#
7 396 (23.24%) Active Directory
8 328 (19.25%) ITIL
9 320 (18.78%) ASP.NET
10 314 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 303 (17.78%) VMware
12 302 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
13 286 (16.78%) MVC
14 284 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 251 (14.73%) MS Exchange
16 249 (14.61%) MS Office
17 247 (14.50%) HTML
18 237 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
19 232 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
20 228 (13.38%) JavaScript
21 221 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
22 198 (11.62%) CSS
23 197 (11.56%) Citrix
24 193 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
25 187 (10.97%) Linux
26 183 (10.74%) SC Cleared
27 178 (10.45%) Degree
28 169 (9.92%) Finance
29 167 (9.80%) Firewall
30 158 (9.27%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 251 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 119 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (6.63%) SharePoint
4 83 (4.87%) Lync
5 75 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 65 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 50 (2.93%) IIS
8 32 (1.88%) Node.js
9 28 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
10 27 (1.58%) SAS
10 27 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (1.17%) CMS
12 18 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.88%) NetWeaver
13 15 (0.88%) Confluence
14 14 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
15 12 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.53%) Apache
17 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 751 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 249 (14.61%) MS Office
3 56 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (2.29%) MS Project
5 32 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 32 (1.88%) SPSS
6 23 (1.35%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
8 7 (0.41%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.47%) Epicor Vantage
3 6 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.18%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.059%) Agresso
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.059%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.059%) Exstream
7 1 (0.059%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.58%) Office 365
2 50 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.94%) SaaS
4 13 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.53%) PaaS
6 7 (0.41%) Force.com
7 6 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.12%) IaaS
10 1 (0.059%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.059%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 167 (9.80%) Firewall
2 152 (8.92%) DNS
3 150 (8.80%) TCP/IP
4 144 (8.45%) SAN
5 138 (8.10%) DHCP
6 132 (7.75%) LAN
7 121 (7.10%) WAN
8 58 (3.40%) NAS
9 50 (2.93%) Network Security
10 39 (2.29%) VPN
11 37 (2.17%) VoIP
12 35 (2.05%) Wireless
13 32 (1.88%) Internet
14 27 (1.58%) SSL
15 25 (1.47%) HTTP
16 24 (1.41%) VLAN
17 23 (1.35%) NetScaler
18 22 (1.29%) CTI
18 22 (1.29%) SMTP
19 20 (1.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 590 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 133 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 92 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 59 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 47 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 45 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 37 (2.17%) QlikView
10 35 (2.05%) NoSQL
11 34 (2.00%) MySQL
12 33 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 31 (1.82%) Data Mining
14 28 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
15 25 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (0.94%) DB2
18 15 (0.88%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 108 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 80 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (4.17%) NUnit
4 55 (3.23%) Moq
5 44 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
6 43 (2.52%) Git (software)
7 34 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 25 (1.47%) MSTest
9 20 (1.17%) JIRA
10 16 (0.94%) Selenium
11 14 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 12 (0.70%) HP UFT
13 11 (0.65%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.59%) LoadRunner
15 9 (0.53%) Subversion
16 7 (0.41%) WebDriver
17 4 (0.23%) WATIR
17 4 (0.23%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.23%) LSMW
18 3 (0.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 169 (9.92%) Finance
2 126 (7.39%) Retail
3 66 (3.87%) Marketing
4 57 (3.35%) Manufacturing
5 49 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 27 (1.58%) Publishing
7 24 (1.41%) Banking
8 22 (1.29%) Advertising
9 15 (0.88%) Electronics
10 14 (0.82%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.76%) Legal
11 13 (0.76%) Automotive
12 11 (0.65%) Local Government
13 7 (0.41%) Billing
14 6 (0.35%) Back Office
14 6 (0.35%) Military
15 4 (0.23%) German Language
15 4 (0.23%) Law
16 2 (0.12%) French Language
16 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 465 (27.29%) Developer
2 263 (15.43%) Analyst
3 229 (13.44%) .NET Developer
4 163 (9.57%) C# Developer
5 134 (7.86%) Support Engineer
6 114 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 101 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 89 (5.22%) Administrator
9 82 (4.81%) Support Analyst
10 81 (4.75%) Service Analyst
10 81 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
11 80 (4.69%) DBA
12 77 (4.52%) Consultant
13 72 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
14 69 (4.05%) IT Support
15 67 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
16 66 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 61 (3.58%) Software Developer
18 59 (3.46%) Senior Developer
19 56 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (26.88%) .NET
2 320 (18.78%) ASP.NET
3 247 (14.50%) HTML
4 221 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 198 (11.62%) CSS
6 139 (8.16%) jQuery
7 136 (7.98%) XML
8 116 (6.81%) WCF
9 89 (5.22%) HTML5
10 82 (4.81%) .NET Framework
11 70 (4.11%) Ajax
12 64 (3.76%) LINQ
12 64 (3.76%) CSS3
13 60 (3.52%) COM
14 44 (2.58%) NHibernate
14 44 (2.58%) JSP
15 42 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (2.41%) Castle Windsor
16 41 (2.41%) XSLT
17 40 (2.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (3.99%) Clustering
3 52 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.23%) Thin Client
4 38 (2.23%) Fat Client
5 33 (1.94%) Data Centre
6 31 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 31 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 26 (1.53%) Derivative
7 26 (1.53%) Social Media
8 25 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 24 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
10 23 (1.35%) NHS
10 23 (1.35%) HP Storage
11 21 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 20 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.06%) Tandem
14 17 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.00%) EPoS
14 17 (1.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 824 (48.36%) Windows
2 314 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 237 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 187 (10.97%) Linux
5 143 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 126 (7.39%) Windows 7
7 84 (4.93%) Windows XP
8 83 (4.87%) UNIX
9 76 (4.46%) Windows 8
10 50 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 41 (2.41%) Windows Vista
12 30 (1.76%) CentOS
13 20 (1.17%) Solaris
14 18 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
15 15 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (0.76%) AIX
17 9 (0.53%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.47%) Android
19 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (19.25%) ITIL
2 302 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (16.78%) MVC
4 157 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
5 146 (8.57%) Project Management
6 112 (6.57%) Scrum
7 106 (6.22%) TDD
8 87 (5.11%) Performance Tuning
9 85 (4.99%) Service Delivery
10 77 (4.52%) CRM
10 77 (4.52%) Service Management
11 68 (3.99%) Web Application Development
12 65 (3.81%) Analytics
13 64 (3.76%) Mentoring
13 64 (3.76%) ETL
14 60 (3.52%) PRINCE2
15 59 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
16 55 (3.23%) SDLC
17 51 (2.99%) Time Management
17 51 (2.99%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 495 (29.05%) SQL
2 439 (25.76%) C#
3 228 (13.38%) JavaScript
4 130 (7.63%) T-SQL
5 119 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 66 (3.87%) VB.NET
6 66 (3.87%) C++
7 60 (3.52%) Java
8 46 (2.70%) C
9 41 (2.41%) VBA
10 38 (2.23%) Python
11 37 (2.17%) VB
12 33 (1.94%) Perl
13 30 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 29 (1.70%) PHP
14 29 (1.70%) Ruby
15 26 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.29%) R
17 19 (1.12%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 284 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 232 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 183 (10.74%) SC Cleared
4 178 (10.45%) Degree
5 116 (6.81%) MCSE
6 104 (6.10%) DV Cleared
7 101 (5.93%) MCP
8 92 (5.40%) MCITP
9 61 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (3.17%) MCTS
11 52 (3.05%) CCNA
12 51 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 45 (2.64%) MCSA
14 36 (2.11%) A+ Certification
15 34 (2.00%) CCA
15 34 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
16 27 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 21 (1.23%) ISTQB
17 21 (1.23%) MCDST
18 17 (1.00%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (9.27%) SLA
2 72 (4.23%) QA
3 9 (0.53%) COBIT
4 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.18%) HL7
7 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
System Software
1 396 (23.24%) Active Directory
2 193 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (6.63%) Hyper-V
4 92 (5.40%) vSphere
5 52 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 41 (2.41%) XenApp
7 25 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 23 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 18 (1.06%) Terminal Services
10 15 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (0.65%) vCloud
12 10 (0.59%) XenServer
12 10 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.29%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.29%) Firmware
15 4 (0.23%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
16 3 (0.18%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 96 (5.63%) SCCM
2 66 (3.87%) SCOM
3 26 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 23 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 23 (1.35%) HP SIM
4 23 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
5 18 (1.06%) Puppet
6 12 (0.70%) EdgeSight
7 11 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (0.65%) WSUS
8 9 (0.53%) Windows Intune
8 9 (0.53%) vMotion
9 5 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.23%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.23%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 303 (17.78%) VMware
2 197 (11.56%) Citrix
3 132 (7.75%) Cisco
4 120 (7.04%) HP
5 100 (5.87%) Oracle
6 38 (2.23%) IBM
7 33 (1.94%) Symantec
8 31 (1.82%) SAP
8 31 (1.82%) Tableau
9 29 (1.70%) 3PAR
10 26 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 22 (1.29%) Cognos
12 19 (1.12%) EMC
12 19 (1.12%) NetApp
12 19 (1.12%) Google
13 18 (1.06%) Avaya
14 16 (0.94%) Remedy
15 14 (0.82%) Sitecore
15 14 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.82%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
Quantica Technology
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Purview Consultancy Services
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent on-call allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, company pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago