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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 824 784 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.56% 19.44% 17.14%
As % of the Vendors category 35.95% 37.82% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 678 658 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
2292 2073 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 57.20% 51.40% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1774 1899
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 August 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 +2 188 £30,000 -1.63% 18
Basingstoke 0 143 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Portsmouth -2 120 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Fareham -1 92 £26,000 -20.00% 9
Farnborough +12 66 £42,500 +49.12% 8
Winchester -7 44 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Andover +1 21 £38,000 +35.71% 2
Hook +1 16 £31,500 +10.52% 1
Havant -4 13 £47,500 +16.71% 6
Eastleigh +1 6 £27,000 +19.46% 1
Aldershot -7 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Ringwood +1 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Petersfield -11 2 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Gosport - 2 £47,500 - 4
New Milton - 1 £30,000 -
Alton - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 839 (55.49%) Windows
2 684 (45.24%) MS Excel
3 464 (30.69%) SQL Server
4 434 (28.70%) .NET
5 407 (26.92%) C#
6 389 (25.73%) SQL
7 355 (23.48%) VMware
8 335 (22.16%) Active Directory
9 329 (21.76%) ASP.NET
10 301 (19.91%) ITIL
11 289 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 285 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 284 (18.78%) MS Exchange
14 275 (18.19%) JavaScript
15 250 (16.53%) MS Office
16 246 (16.27%) MVC
17 240 (15.87%) HTML
18 209 (13.82%) CSS
19 208 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
20 206 (13.62%) Citrix
21 200 (13.23%) Windows Server 2003
22 199 (13.16%) Finance
23 194 (12.83%) jQuery
24 184 (12.17%) Security Cleared
25 173 (11.44%) Firewall
26 171 (11.31%) Degree
27 168 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
28 166 (10.98%) .NET Framework
29 162 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
30 156 (10.32%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 284 (18.78%) MS Exchange
2 146 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 143 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 134 (8.86%) IIS
5 118 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 63 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 53 (3.51%) Confluence
8 51 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 48 (3.17%) Lync
10 28 (1.85%) CMS
11 23 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (1.52%) Umbraco
12 22 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
13 21 (1.39%) Apache
14 16 (1.06%) Kentico
15 14 (0.93%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 12 (0.79%) WordPress
17 10 (0.66%) MS Project Server
17 10 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 684 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 250 (16.53%) MS Office
3 39 (2.58%) MS Project
4 32 (2.12%) Photoshop
5 27 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 19 (1.26%) Fireworks
8 10 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.46%) HFM
8 6 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.26%) Agresso
10 4 (0.26%) Maximo
10 4 (0.26%) Compiere
10 4 (0.26%) SalesLogix
10 4 (0.26%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.79%) Office 365
3 13 (0.86%) SaaS
4 6 (0.40%) PaaS
5 3 (0.20%) IaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.13%) Force.com
7 1 (0.066%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (11.44%) Firewall
2 113 (7.47%) DNS
3 107 (7.08%) TCP/IP
4 88 (5.82%) SAN
5 82 (5.42%) LAN
6 76 (5.03%) WAN
7 68 (4.50%) DHCP
8 46 (3.04%) VoIP
9 43 (2.84%) VPN
10 38 (2.51%) Wireless
10 38 (2.51%) Internet
11 34 (2.25%) Network Security
12 33 (2.18%) LDAP
13 28 (1.85%) X.509
14 25 (1.65%) NAS
15 20 (1.32%) iSCSI
16 17 (1.12%) TETRA
16 17 (1.12%) HTTP
17 14 (0.93%) SSL
18 13 (0.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 113 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 61 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (3.51%) RavenDB
6 47 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 43 (2.84%) MySQL
8 37 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (2.31%) Oracle Database
10 30 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 20 (1.32%) MS Access
13 19 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (1.19%) OLAP
15 17 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 10 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 82 (5.42%) Git (software)
2 81 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 67 (4.43%) NUnit
4 64 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 56 (3.70%) Moq
6 54 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 54 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 54 (3.57%) JIRA
7 53 (3.51%) ReSharper
7 53 (3.51%) WATIR
7 53 (3.51%) NCrunch
8 48 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (1.85%) Subversion
10 21 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
11 10 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.60%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 7 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (0.46%) Axure RP
14 7 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 199 (13.16%) Finance
2 130 (8.60%) Retail
3 85 (5.62%) Back Office
4 78 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.38%) Marketing
6 20 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.32%) Advertising
7 15 (0.99%) Electronics
8 14 (0.93%) Military
9 12 (0.79%) Legal
10 8 (0.53%) Automotive
11 7 (0.46%) Banking
12 6 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.26%) Front Office
14 3 (0.20%) French Language
15 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.13%) Local Government
15 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 362 (23.94%) Developer
2 231 (15.28%) Analyst
3 170 (11.24%) .NET Developer
4 118 (7.80%) Support Engineer
5 99 (6.55%) Administrator
6 95 (6.28%) C# Developer
7 90 (5.95%) Consultant
8 86 (5.69%) Architect
9 82 (5.42%) Support Analyst
10 77 (5.09%) Software Developer
10 77 (5.09%) Web Developer
11 68 (4.50%) DBA
12 62 (4.10%) IT Support
13 56 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 55 (3.64%) Junior
15 52 (3.44%) Infrastructure Architect
16 51 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
17 50 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
18 47 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
19 45 (2.98%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (28.70%) .NET
2 329 (21.76%) ASP.NET
3 240 (15.87%) HTML
4 209 (13.82%) CSS
5 194 (12.83%) jQuery
6 168 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 166 (10.98%) .NET Framework
8 101 (6.68%) XML
9 96 (6.35%) Web Services
10 95 (6.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 82 (5.42%) WCF
12 79 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 68 (4.50%) NHibernate
14 65 (4.30%) LINQ
14 65 (4.30%) HTML5
15 55 (3.64%) MSMQ
16 53 (3.51%) Ajax
16 53 (3.51%) Spring.NET
16 53 (3.51%) StructureMap
16 53 (3.51%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 72 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 66 (4.37%) Clustering
3 50 (3.31%) Kindle
4 39 (2.58%) PKI
5 37 (2.45%) Thin Client
5 37 (2.45%) Fat Client
6 33 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 32 (2.12%) Replication
8 29 (1.92%) Smartcard
9 21 (1.39%) Open Source
10 20 (1.32%) EPoS
11 18 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.12%) EFT
13 16 (1.06%) Blackberry
14 15 (0.99%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.86%) Statistics
15 13 (0.86%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.79%) DTV
16 12 (0.79%) Derivative
17 11 (0.73%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 839 (55.49%) Windows
2 289 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 200 (13.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 162 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 153 (10.12%) Linux
6 126 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 102 (6.75%) Windows 8
8 88 (5.82%) UNIX
9 84 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 60 (3.97%) Windows Vista
11 46 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (1.65%) Solaris
13 24 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
14 21 (1.39%) AIX
15 20 (1.32%) Android
16 18 (1.19%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
18 11 (0.73%) CentOS
19 9 (0.60%) Mac OS
20 8 (0.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (19.91%) ITIL
2 246 (16.27%) MVC
3 127 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
5 111 (7.34%) TDD
6 90 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 88 (5.82%) E-Commerce
8 87 (5.75%) Service Delivery
9 86 (5.69%) Project Management
10 85 (5.62%) ERP
11 84 (5.56%) OO
12 80 (5.29%) OOD
12 80 (5.29%) Scrum
13 77 (5.09%) Pair Programming
14 75 (4.96%) CRM
15 72 (4.76%) Migration
16 65 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (4.10%) BDD
18 61 (4.03%) Risk Management
19 60 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 407 (26.92%) C#
2 389 (25.73%) SQL
3 275 (18.19%) JavaScript
4 132 (8.73%) VB.NET
5 80 (5.29%) T-SQL
6 71 (4.70%) Ruby
7 52 (3.44%) PowerShell
8 48 (3.17%) PHP
9 44 (2.91%) Java
10 42 (2.78%) C++
11 37 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 37 (2.45%) Python
12 33 (2.18%) C
13 27 (1.79%) VB
14 18 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 15 (0.99%) VBScript
16 13 (0.86%) Perl
17 9 (0.60%) PHP5
17 9 (0.60%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 285 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 184 (12.17%) Security Cleared
3 171 (11.31%) Degree
4 151 (9.99%) SC Cleared
5 115 (7.61%) MCITP
6 109 (7.21%) MCSE
7 89 (5.89%) MCSA
8 80 (5.29%) MCP
9 58 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
10 57 (3.77%) DV Cleared
11 50 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 48 (3.17%) CISSP
13 46 (3.04%) CCNA
14 33 (2.18%) CCA
15 31 (2.05%) A+ Certification
16 30 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (1.98%) MCTS
16 30 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 29 (1.92%) ISEB
18 25 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (10.32%) SLA
2 105 (6.94%) ISO 9001
3 50 (3.31%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.72%) QA
5 20 (1.32%) COBIT
6 19 (1.26%) WCAG
6 19 (1.26%) WAI
7 11 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.33%) COSO
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 335 (22.16%) Active Directory
2 208 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.58%) XenApp
4 39 (2.58%) vSphere
5 24 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 20 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 20 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 16 (1.06%) Terminal Services
9 12 (0.79%) Snort
10 10 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.66%) XenServer
11 8 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.33%) NFS
14 4 (0.26%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 61 (4.03%) SCCM
2 48 (3.17%) Backup Exec
3 34 (2.25%) SCOM
4 23 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 21 (1.39%) Data Guard
6 16 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 15 (0.99%) HP SIM
8 14 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
9 11 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (0.73%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.46%) WSUS
10 7 (0.46%) MOM
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 4 (0.26%) OpenView
12 4 (0.26%) Puppet
13 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 355 (23.48%) VMware
2 206 (13.62%) Citrix
3 155 (10.25%) Cisco
4 135 (8.93%) HP
5 121 (8.00%) Oracle
6 72 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 53 (3.51%) Endeca
7 53 (3.51%) RedPrairie
8 52 (3.44%) Symantec
9 42 (2.78%) SAP
10 34 (2.25%) CA
11 30 (1.98%) NetApp
11 30 (1.98%) ProCurve
12 29 (1.92%) Adobe
13 26 (1.72%) IBM
14 22 (1.46%) Sitecore
14 22 (1.46%) Fujitsu
15 19 (1.26%) CheckPoint
16 18 (1.19%) Juniper
17 17 (1.12%) Google
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 5% cash/benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago