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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 861 839 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.40% 21.20% 20.33%
As % of the Vendors category 42.88% 37.61% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 751 692 655
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
2008 2231 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.57% 56.38% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1773 1692
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 0 185 £40,000 +33.33% 16
Portsmouth +3 110 £42,500 +37.09% 12
Basingstoke +4 95 £45,750 +14.37% 5
Farnborough 0 95 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Fareham -1 57 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Winchester +2 40 £40,000 - 9
Havant +8 32 £42,598 -7.89% 4
Eastleigh -1 26 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Petersfield +13 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Andover -10 12 £33,000 -25.00% 1
Waterlooville - 8 £22,500 -
Gosport +2 7 £30,500 -
Aldershot -1 6 £24,000 -20.00%
Ringwood 0 5 £17,500 -20.45%
Bordon - 2 £34,800 -
Wallington - 2 £21,000 -
Alton -8 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Yateley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 787 (45.54%) Windows
2 782 (45.25%) MS Excel
3 563 (32.58%) SQL Server
4 498 (28.82%) SQL
5 455 (26.33%) .NET
6 437 (25.29%) C#
7 387 (22.40%) Active Directory
8 337 (19.50%) ITIL
9 313 (18.11%) VMware
10 303 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
11 295 (17.07%) ASP.NET
12 286 (16.55%) Security Cleared
12 286 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 280 (16.20%) MVC
14 265 (15.34%) MS Exchange
15 256 (14.81%) MS Office
16 240 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
17 223 (12.91%) JavaScript
17 223 (12.91%) HTML
18 212 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 211 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
20 199 (11.52%) Linux
21 190 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 185 (10.71%) Degree
23 181 (10.47%) CSS
23 181 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
24 171 (9.90%) Citrix
25 169 (9.78%) SLA
26 168 (9.72%) SC Cleared
27 167 (9.66%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 265 (15.34%) MS Exchange
2 138 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (6.71%) SharePoint
4 96 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 84 (4.86%) Lync
6 71 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (2.49%) SAS
8 33 (1.91%) Node.js
9 29 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
10 24 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.39%) IIS
11 20 (1.16%) CMS
12 19 (1.10%) Confluence
13 17 (0.98%) NetWeaver
14 16 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
16 13 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
16 13 (0.75%) Apache
17 11 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 782 (45.25%) MS Excel
2 256 (14.81%) MS Office
3 71 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (2.55%) MS Project
5 39 (2.26%) SPSS
6 36 (2.08%) MS Visio
7 29 (1.68%) PowerPivot
8 9 (0.52%) GNU Octave
9 8 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.23%) Windchill
11 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.12%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.058%) InDesign
13 1 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.46%) Epicor Vantage
4 6 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.17%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.12%) Exstream
8 1 (0.058%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.058%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.01%) Office 365
2 36 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.16%) SaaS
4 14 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.75%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.46%) PaaS
7 7 (0.41%) Force.com
8 6 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.12%) IaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 167 (9.66%) DNS
2 153 (8.85%) TCP/IP
3 152 (8.80%) Firewall
4 151 (8.74%) DHCP
5 150 (8.68%) SAN
6 138 (7.99%) LAN
7 130 (7.52%) WAN
8 62 (3.59%) NAS
9 57 (3.30%) Network Security
10 39 (2.26%) VoIP
11 38 (2.20%) VPN
12 36 (2.08%) Wireless
13 34 (1.97%) Internet
14 30 (1.74%) HTTP
15 27 (1.56%) SMTP
15 27 (1.56%) SSL
16 25 (1.45%) FTP
17 22 (1.27%) X.400
17 22 (1.27%) DMZ
17 22 (1.27%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 563 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 124 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 83 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (2.95%) Relational Database
8 43 (2.49%) QlikView
9 40 (2.31%) MySQL
10 38 (2.20%) Data Mining
10 38 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 38 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
12 34 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 32 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 29 (1.68%) NoSQL
15 21 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
17 19 (1.10%) OLAP
17 19 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 110 (6.37%) Visual Studio
2 79 (4.57%) NUnit
3 72 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (3.70%) Moq
5 44 (2.55%) Git (software)
6 33 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (1.33%) Selenium
7 23 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 22 (1.27%) JIRA
9 16 (0.93%) MSTest
10 15 (0.87%) TeamCity
10 15 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (0.69%) LoadRunner
12 9 (0.52%) HP UFT
12 9 (0.52%) Subversion
12 9 (0.52%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.29%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.23%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.23%) LSMW
General
1 165 (9.55%) Finance
2 135 (7.81%) Retail
3 73 (4.22%) Marketing
4 59 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 56 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 29 (1.68%) Publishing
7 26 (1.50%) Banking
8 19 (1.10%) Advertising
9 15 (0.87%) Legal
10 14 (0.81%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.75%) Automotive
12 8 (0.46%) Electronics
12 8 (0.46%) Local Government
13 7 (0.41%) Billing
13 7 (0.41%) Law
14 6 (0.35%) Military
14 6 (0.35%) French Language
14 6 (0.35%) German Language
15 5 (0.29%) Back Office
16 4 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 441 (25.52%) Developer
2 298 (17.25%) Analyst
3 204 (11.81%) .NET Developer
4 152 (8.80%) C# Developer
5 133 (7.70%) Support Engineer
6 106 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 96 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 94 (5.44%) Support Analyst
9 85 (4.92%) Service Analyst
10 83 (4.80%) Service Desk Analyst
11 79 (4.57%) Administrator
12 72 (4.17%) DBA
13 71 (4.11%) Consultant
14 69 (3.99%) ASP.NET Developer
15 68 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 67 (3.88%) IT Support
17 66 (3.82%) Senior Developer
18 64 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 61 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
20 60 (3.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (26.33%) .NET
2 295 (17.07%) ASP.NET
3 223 (12.91%) HTML
4 212 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 181 (10.47%) CSS
6 139 (8.04%) jQuery
7 119 (6.89%) XML
8 109 (6.31%) WCF
9 78 (4.51%) .NET Framework
10 77 (4.46%) HTML5
11 64 (3.70%) COM
12 63 (3.65%) Ajax
13 53 (3.07%) LINQ
14 50 (2.89%) CSS3
15 47 (2.72%) Web Services
16 43 (2.49%) NHibernate
16 43 (2.49%) AngularJS
17 40 (2.31%) REST
18 39 (2.26%) RESTful
19 38 (2.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (2.95%) Computer Science
3 48 (2.78%) Clustering
4 36 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 35 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 33 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 28 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
8 26 (1.50%) Social Media
9 24 (1.39%) Fat Client
9 24 (1.39%) Derivative
9 24 (1.39%) Thin Client
10 23 (1.33%) CESG
10 23 (1.33%) Data Centre
11 19 (1.10%) EPoS
12 18 (1.04%) NHS
13 17 (0.98%) HP Storage
13 17 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.93%) Tandem
15 15 (0.87%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 787 (45.54%) Windows
2 286 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 240 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 199 (11.52%) Linux
5 132 (7.64%) Windows 7
6 120 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (4.86%) UNIX
8 81 (4.69%) Windows XP
9 69 (3.99%) Windows 8
10 45 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (1.74%) CentOS
12 27 (1.56%) Solaris
12 27 (1.56%) Windows Vista
13 13 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (0.64%) AIX
15 9 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.46%) Android
17 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (19.50%) ITIL
2 303 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (16.20%) MVC
4 181 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
5 146 (8.45%) Project Management
6 107 (6.19%) Scrum
7 104 (6.02%) TDD
8 91 (5.27%) Service Management
9 88 (5.09%) Service Delivery
10 82 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
11 79 (4.57%) CRM
12 78 (4.51%) Analytics
13 74 (4.28%) PRINCE2
14 72 (4.17%) ETL
15 71 (4.11%) Mentoring
16 64 (3.70%) Software Engineering
17 60 (3.47%) OO
18 57 (3.30%) SDLC
19 55 (3.18%) Web Application Development
20 52 (3.01%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 498 (28.82%) SQL
2 437 (25.29%) C#
3 223 (12.91%) JavaScript
4 129 (7.47%) T-SQL
5 97 (5.61%) PowerShell
6 67 (3.88%) C++
7 63 (3.65%) Java
8 48 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 47 (2.72%) C
9 47 (2.72%) Python
10 46 (2.66%) VBA
11 36 (2.08%) VB
12 33 (1.91%) Perl
13 30 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 29 (1.68%) Ruby
15 28 (1.62%) PHP
16 27 (1.56%) R
17 23 (1.33%) Bash Shell
18 18 (1.04%) PL/SQL
19 16 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 286 (16.55%) Security Cleared
2 211 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 185 (10.71%) Degree
4 168 (9.72%) SC Cleared
5 98 (5.67%) MCSE
6 97 (5.61%) MCP
7 89 (5.15%) MCITP
8 74 (4.28%) DV Cleared
9 60 (3.47%) MCTS
10 57 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (2.72%) CCNA
12 45 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 41 (2.37%) MCSA
14 35 (2.03%) A+ Certification
15 32 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 28 (1.62%) MCDST
17 26 (1.50%) ISTQB
18 23 (1.33%) CISSP
19 22 (1.27%) CCA
19 22 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (9.78%) SLA
2 73 (4.22%) QA
3 7 (0.41%) COBIT
4 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.12%) HL7
5 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 387 (22.40%) Active Directory
2 190 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 94 (5.44%) vSphere
5 41 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 36 (2.08%) XenApp
7 20 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 16 (0.93%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.46%) vCloud
12 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.41%) XenServer
13 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.29%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.23%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.17%) Firmware
16 3 (0.17%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.17%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 84 (4.86%) SCCM
2 71 (4.11%) SCOM
3 22 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
3 22 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 21 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (0.98%) HP SIM
6 16 (0.93%) Puppet
7 14 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (0.75%) WSUS
9 9 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.52%) vMotion
10 7 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.35%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.23%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 313 (18.11%) VMware
2 171 (9.90%) Citrix
3 120 (6.94%) Cisco
4 119 (6.89%) HP
5 107 (6.19%) Oracle
6 39 (2.26%) IBM
7 37 (2.14%) Tableau
8 36 (2.08%) SAP
9 32 (1.85%) Symantec
10 30 (1.74%) EMC
11 26 (1.50%) 3PAR
12 25 (1.45%) Cognos
13 23 (1.33%) Remedy
13 23 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.27%) NetApp
14 22 (1.27%) Avaya
15 21 (1.22%) Dell
16 20 (1.16%) SonicWALL
16 20 (1.16%) Google
17 15 (0.87%) Endeca
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26500 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000 - £25000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33500 - £36000 per annum + bonus + medical + 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k Dependant on EXP
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, schemes
Posted: 3 days ago