The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hampshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 783 760 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.76% 19.30% 16.87%
As % of the Vendors category 34.62% 37.06% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 642 649 581
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2262 2051 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 57.08% 52.10% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1752 1805
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 198 £31,299 -3.69% 25
Basingstoke +1 153 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Portsmouth 0 129 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Fareham +5 90 £26,000 -1.88% 8
Farnborough +18 59 £35,000 - 3
Winchester -7 43 £40,000 +5.26% 5
Hook -2 17 £31,500 +31.25%
Andover -5 13 £36,000 +4.34% 3
Eastleigh +9 6 £27,000 -6.89% 1
Gosport -1 3 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Ringwood 0 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Aldershot -7 2 £30,000 +20.00%
Petersfield -14 2 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Alton +3 1 £27,500 -25.67%
Havant -15 1 £53,683 +32.55% 7
New Milton - 1 £30,000 -
Wallington - 1 £30,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 798 (55.03%) Windows
2 672 (46.34%) MS Excel
3 436 (30.07%) SQL Server
4 404 (27.86%) .NET
5 367 (25.31%) C#
6 364 (25.10%) SQL
7 341 (23.52%) VMware
8 329 (22.69%) Active Directory
9 299 (20.62%) ITIL
10 297 (20.48%) ASP.NET
11 279 (19.24%) MS Exchange
12 261 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 252 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 239 (16.48%) JavaScript
15 238 (16.41%) MS Office
16 212 (14.62%) MVC
17 206 (14.21%) HTML
18 205 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
19 199 (13.72%) Windows Server 2003
20 196 (13.52%) Citrix
21 194 (13.38%) Finance
22 186 (12.83%) Security Cleared
23 180 (12.41%) Degree
24 176 (12.14%) CSS
25 167 (11.52%) Firewall
26 163 (11.24%) jQuery
27 157 (10.83%) Cisco
28 152 (10.48%) SLA
29 151 (10.41%) Linux
30 149 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (19.24%) MS Exchange
2 146 (10.07%) SharePoint
3 141 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 123 (8.48%) IIS
5 108 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 56 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 53 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (3.31%) Lync
9 40 (2.76%) Confluence
10 28 (1.93%) CMS
11 24 (1.66%) Umbraco
12 23 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
13 20 (1.38%) Apache
14 19 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (1.31%) Kentico
15 15 (1.03%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 9 (0.62%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 672 (46.34%) MS Excel
2 238 (16.41%) MS Office
3 46 (3.17%) MS Project
4 24 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.03%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 27 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.48%) HFM
7 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.28%) Agresso
9 4 (0.28%) Compiere
9 4 (0.28%) SalesLogix
10 3 (0.21%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.31%) Office 365
3 11 (0.76%) SaaS
4 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (11.52%) Firewall
2 112 (7.72%) DNS
3 106 (7.31%) TCP/IP
4 94 (6.48%) LAN
5 88 (6.07%) WAN
6 80 (5.52%) SAN
7 65 (4.48%) DHCP
8 55 (3.79%) VoIP
9 49 (3.38%) VPN
10 46 (3.17%) Internet
11 34 (2.34%) Wireless
12 33 (2.28%) Network Security
13 27 (1.86%) LDAP
14 21 (1.45%) X.509
14 21 (1.45%) NAS
15 14 (0.97%) PBX
15 14 (0.97%) SSL
16 13 (0.90%) TETRA
17 12 (0.83%) VLAN
17 12 (0.83%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 128 (8.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 63 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 40 (2.76%) RavenDB
9 33 (2.28%) MySQL
10 32 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (1.31%) OLAP
14 16 (1.10%) MS Access
15 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (0.83%) Relational Database
18 11 (0.76%) Big Data
18 11 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
19 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 72 (4.97%) Visual Studio
2 63 (4.34%) Git (software)
3 51 (3.52%) NUnit
4 48 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 43 (2.97%) Moq
5 43 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 40 (2.76%) NCrunch
7 40 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 40 (2.76%) JIRA
7 40 (2.76%) ReSharper
7 40 (2.76%) WATIR
8 22 (1.52%) Subversion
9 17 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
10 11 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.62%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 7 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (0.48%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 194 (13.38%) Finance
2 115 (7.93%) Retail
3 77 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 73 (5.03%) Back Office
5 40 (2.76%) Marketing
6 22 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.52%) Advertising
7 18 (1.24%) Electronics
8 12 (0.83%) Legal
9 11 (0.76%) Military
10 7 (0.48%) Banking
11 6 (0.41%) Automotive
11 6 (0.41%) Billing
11 6 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.14%) Front Office
13 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.069%) Publishing
14 1 (0.069%) Games
14 1 (0.069%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 327 (22.55%) Developer
2 225 (15.52%) Analyst
3 158 (10.90%) .NET Developer
4 116 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 92 (6.34%) Consultant
5 92 (6.34%) C# Developer
6 86 (5.93%) Architect
6 86 (5.93%) Administrator
7 72 (4.97%) Support Analyst
8 71 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 61 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 61 (4.21%) IT Support
10 57 (3.93%) DBA
11 54 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 51 (3.52%) Infrastructure Architect
13 49 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support
13 49 (3.38%) Service Desk Analyst
14 48 (3.31%) Service Analyst
14 48 (3.31%) Junior
15 44 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (27.86%) .NET
2 297 (20.48%) ASP.NET
3 206 (14.21%) HTML
4 176 (12.14%) CSS
5 163 (11.24%) jQuery
6 149 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 142 (9.79%) .NET Framework
8 93 (6.41%) Web Services
9 90 (6.21%) XML
10 85 (5.86%) WCF
11 79 (5.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 64 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 63 (4.34%) LINQ
14 55 (3.79%) HTML5
15 51 (3.52%) NHibernate
16 42 (2.90%) MSMQ
17 41 (2.83%) XSLT
17 41 (2.83%) Ajax
17 41 (2.83%) CSS3
18 40 (2.76%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (4.97%) Computer Science
2 60 (4.14%) Clustering
3 57 (3.93%) Kindle
4 33 (2.28%) Fat Client
4 33 (2.28%) Thin Client
5 31 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.93%) PKI
7 24 (1.66%) EPoS
8 22 (1.52%) Replication
9 21 (1.45%) EFT
9 21 (1.45%) Smartcard
10 17 (1.17%) Statistics
10 17 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.03%) Open Source
13 13 (0.90%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.62%) Data Integration
16 8 (0.55%) DTV
16 8 (0.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 798 (55.03%) Windows
2 252 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 199 (13.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 151 (10.41%) Linux
5 136 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 126 (8.69%) Windows 7
7 88 (6.07%) UNIX
8 87 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 75 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 57 (3.93%) Windows Vista
11 44 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (1.72%) Solaris
13 22 (1.52%) Android
14 21 (1.45%) AIX
15 19 (1.31%) Apple iOS
16 18 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.69%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.62%) HPUX
18 9 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (20.62%) ITIL
2 212 (14.62%) MVC
3 112 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
4 104 (7.17%) Project Management
5 99 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (6.21%) Service Delivery
7 88 (6.07%) TDD
8 79 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 78 (5.38%) ERP
10 77 (5.31%) Scrum
11 72 (4.97%) E-Commerce
12 68 (4.69%) CRM
12 68 (4.69%) Migration
13 66 (4.55%) Risk Management
14 65 (4.48%) OOD
15 64 (4.41%) OO
15 64 (4.41%) Pair Programming
16 56 (3.86%) TOGAF
17 54 (3.72%) Service Management
18 52 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 367 (25.31%) C#
2 364 (25.10%) SQL
3 239 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 134 (9.24%) VB.NET
5 74 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 58 (4.00%) Ruby
7 45 (3.10%) PowerShell
8 43 (2.97%) Java
9 40 (2.76%) C++
10 39 (2.69%) PHP
11 34 (2.34%) C
12 32 (2.21%) Python
13 29 (2.00%) VB
14 28 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.03%) VBScript
16 14 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.62%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.62%) Perl
18 6 (0.41%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.34%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 261 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 186 (12.83%) Security Cleared
3 180 (12.41%) Degree
4 137 (9.45%) SC Cleared
5 102 (7.03%) MCSE
6 101 (6.97%) MCITP
7 79 (5.45%) MCP
8 72 (4.97%) MCSA
9 58 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 58 (4.00%) DV Cleared
10 51 (3.52%) CISSP
11 45 (3.10%) CCNA
12 42 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (2.41%) A+ Certification
14 25 (1.72%) ISEB
14 25 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 24 (1.66%) CCA
16 23 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (1.45%) MBA
17 21 (1.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (10.48%) SLA
2 100 (6.90%) ISO 9001
3 57 (3.93%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.72%) COBIT
5 23 (1.59%) QA
6 15 (1.03%) WCAG
6 15 (1.03%) WAI
7 12 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.34%) COSO
9 2 (0.14%) BS7799
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
System Software
1 329 (22.69%) Active Directory
2 205 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.62%) XenApp
4 38 (2.62%) vSphere
5 24 (1.66%) XenDesktop
6 19 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.24%) Terminal Services
8 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.83%) Snort
11 10 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.62%) XenServer
13 8 (0.55%) NFS
13 8 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.41%) Xen
14 6 (0.41%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.34%) UAG
15 5 (0.34%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 61 (4.21%) SCCM
2 39 (2.69%) Backup Exec
3 32 (2.21%) SCOM
4 23 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
6 13 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.83%) Tivoli
8 11 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 11 (0.76%) Data Guard
9 10 (0.69%) HP SIM
10 8 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (0.48%) MOM
11 7 (0.48%) WSUS
12 5 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (0.28%) OpenView
14 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 2 (0.14%) DameWare
15 2 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 341 (23.52%) VMware
2 196 (13.52%) Citrix
3 157 (10.83%) Cisco
4 130 (8.97%) HP
5 112 (7.72%) Oracle
6 65 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 46 (3.17%) Symantec
8 42 (2.90%) SAP
9 40 (2.76%) Endeca
9 40 (2.76%) RedPrairie
10 38 (2.62%) CA
11 36 (2.48%) NetApp
12 26 (1.79%) IBM
13 25 (1.72%) ProCurve
14 23 (1.59%) Sitecore
15 21 (1.45%) Adobe
16 20 (1.38%) Fujitsu
17 18 (1.24%) CheckPoint
17 18 (1.24%) EPiServer
18 17 (1.17%) Juniper
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago