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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 843 665 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.77% 16.41% 19.11%
As % of the Vendors category 41.59% 33.37% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 732 562 630
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
2027 1993 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.74% 49.19% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1698 1579
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +3 219 £40,000 +33.33% 19
Andover +11 90 £35,000 -7.28% 2
Basingstoke -4 86 £40,000 - 14
Winchester -5 82 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Farnborough +3 78 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Portsmouth +3 56 £45,000 +28.57% 15
Fareham -7 37 £24,500 -38.75% 10
Havant +8 20 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Eastleigh +1 11 £25,500 -40.00% 2
Hook +3 10 £38,750 +35.96%
Gosport -2 3 £46,250 +68.18% 1
Ringwood - 3 £19,750 - 1
Aldershot - 3 £31,500 -
Romsey 0 2 £57,500 +25.00%
Bordon - 1 £32,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 905 (53.77%) Windows
2 750 (44.56%) MS Excel
3 602 (35.77%) SQL Server
4 479 (28.46%) SQL
5 452 (26.86%) .NET
6 436 (25.91%) C#
7 378 (22.46%) Active Directory
8 356 (21.15%) ITIL
9 332 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 316 (18.78%) VMware
11 313 (18.60%) ASP.NET
12 296 (17.59%) MS Office
13 292 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 286 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
15 252 (14.97%) Security Cleared
16 248 (14.74%) HTML
17 246 (14.62%) MVC
18 231 (13.73%) MS Exchange
18 231 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
19 220 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
20 219 (13.01%) Citrix
21 216 (12.83%) JavaScript
22 203 (12.06%) CSS
23 195 (11.59%) Degree
24 189 (11.23%) ASP.NET MVC
24 189 (11.23%) Firewall
25 172 (10.22%) Finance
25 172 (10.22%) TCP/IP
26 170 (10.10%) Cisco
27 169 (10.04%) SC Cleared

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 231 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 150 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 117 (6.95%) IIS
4 103 (6.12%) Lync
5 83 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 52 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 25 (1.49%) Node.js
9 23 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.19%) CMS
12 19 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
13 15 (0.89%) WordPress
13 15 (0.89%) MS Project Server
14 14 (0.83%) Confluence
15 10 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
16 9 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 750 (44.56%) MS Excel
2 296 (17.59%) MS Office
3 40 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.08%) MS Project
5 30 (1.78%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.30%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.42%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.18%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.18%) Lawson
5 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.12%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.12%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.12%) ENOVIA
6 2 (0.12%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.059%) Agresso
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.059%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.059%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.94%) Office 365
2 80 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.59%) PaaS
4 7 (0.42%) SaaS
5 6 (0.36%) IaaS
6 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.059%) Force.com
7 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.059%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.059%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 189 (11.23%) Firewall
2 172 (10.22%) TCP/IP
3 123 (7.31%) DNS
4 114 (6.77%) SAN
5 107 (6.36%) DHCP
6 105 (6.24%) LAN
7 89 (5.29%) WAN
8 50 (2.97%) Internet
9 45 (2.67%) VoIP
10 43 (2.55%) Wireless
11 42 (2.50%) Network Security
12 39 (2.32%) NAS
13 35 (2.08%) VPN
14 31 (1.84%) SSL
15 22 (1.31%) CTI
16 18 (1.07%) AMQP
16 18 (1.07%) VLAN
16 18 (1.07%) HTTP
17 17 (1.01%) Wireshark
18 15 (0.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 602 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 114 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 103 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 90 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 34 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 33 (1.96%) NoSQL
10 28 (1.66%) MySQL
11 27 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 26 (1.54%) Oracle Database
13 25 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
15 17 (1.01%) MS Access
16 15 (0.89%) QlikView
17 13 (0.77%) DB2
17 13 (0.77%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 120 (7.13%) Visual Studio
2 73 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (3.09%) NUnit
4 49 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 49 (2.91%) Moq
5 41 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 20 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 19 (1.13%) JIRA
7 19 (1.13%) MSTest
8 18 (1.07%) Cucumber
9 16 (0.95%) Subversion
10 14 (0.83%) WATIR
11 13 (0.77%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.77%) ReSharper
11 13 (0.77%) NCrunch
12 12 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.59%) Selenium
14 7 (0.42%) LoadRunner
15 6 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 4 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 172 (10.22%) Finance
2 109 (6.48%) Retail
3 45 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 37 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 25 (1.49%) Advertising
6 20 (1.19%) Marketing
7 19 (1.13%) Legal
8 18 (1.07%) Publishing
8 18 (1.07%) Back Office
9 17 (1.01%) Automotive
10 16 (0.95%) Electronics
11 12 (0.71%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.65%) Local Government
13 10 (0.59%) French Language
13 10 (0.59%) Banking
14 9 (0.53%) German Language
15 7 (0.42%) Military
15 7 (0.42%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.30%) Law
17 3 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 459 (27.27%) Developer
2 206 (12.24%) .NET Developer
3 204 (12.12%) Analyst
4 180 (10.70%) C# Developer
5 153 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 113 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 109 (6.48%) Consultant
8 108 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 97 (5.76%) DBA
10 93 (5.53%) Administrator
11 75 (4.46%) Software Developer
12 74 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
13 68 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
14 67 (3.98%) IT Support
15 65 (3.86%) SQL DBA
16 64 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 63 (3.74%) Service Analyst
17 63 (3.74%) Technical Support
17 63 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
17 63 (3.74%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (26.86%) .NET
2 313 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 248 (14.74%) HTML
4 203 (12.06%) CSS
5 189 (11.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 162 (9.63%) XML
7 123 (7.31%) jQuery
8 122 (7.25%) WCF
9 106 (6.30%) .NET Framework
10 92 (5.47%) HTML5
11 73 (4.34%) LINQ
12 69 (4.10%) CSS3
13 63 (3.74%) Ajax
14 60 (3.57%) Web Services
15 54 (3.21%) XSLT
16 51 (3.03%) SOAP
17 48 (2.85%) NHibernate
18 46 (2.73%) COM
19 45 (2.67%) WPF
19 45 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 115 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.05%) Clustering
3 70 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 60 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 40 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.08%) Open Source
7 34 (2.02%) User Experience
8 32 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
10 29 (1.72%) Derivative
11 27 (1.60%) Replication
11 27 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.49%) EPoS
13 21 (1.25%) NHS
14 20 (1.19%) CMDB
15 19 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
16 17 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.89%) Private Cloud
18 12 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 905 (53.77%) Windows
2 332 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 231 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 153 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 152 (9.03%) Linux
6 138 (8.20%) Windows 7
7 115 (6.83%) Windows XP
8 104 (6.18%) Windows 8
9 73 (4.34%) Windows Vista
10 70 (4.16%) UNIX
11 51 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 38 (2.26%) CentOS
13 28 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
14 25 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (1.07%) AIX
16 17 (1.01%) Solaris
17 12 (0.71%) Android
18 10 (0.59%) Apple iOS
19 9 (0.53%) Mac OS X
19 9 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (21.15%) ITIL
2 286 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (14.62%) MVC
4 121 (7.19%) TDD
5 118 (7.01%) Scrum
6 111 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
7 107 (6.36%) Project Management
8 102 (6.06%) CRM
9 84 (4.99%) Service Delivery
9 84 (4.99%) Time Management
10 74 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
11 66 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 65 (3.86%) Web Application Development
13 64 (3.80%) Service Management
14 58 (3.45%) OO
15 53 (3.15%) Migration
15 53 (3.15%) Software Engineering
16 52 (3.09%) Software Testing
17 51 (3.03%) BDD
17 51 (3.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 479 (28.46%) SQL
2 436 (25.91%) C#
3 216 (12.83%) JavaScript
4 160 (9.51%) T-SQL
5 126 (7.49%) PowerShell
6 74 (4.40%) VB.NET
7 58 (3.45%) C++
8 48 (2.85%) PHP
8 48 (2.85%) Shell Script
9 46 (2.73%) VB
9 46 (2.73%) C
10 44 (2.61%) Perl
10 44 (2.61%) Java
11 34 (2.02%) Ruby
12 31 (1.84%) Python
13 30 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.07%) VBA
16 11 (0.65%) Bourne shell
16 11 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 292 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 252 (14.97%) Security Cleared
3 195 (11.59%) Degree
4 169 (10.04%) SC Cleared
5 168 (9.98%) MCSE
6 125 (7.43%) DV Cleared
7 110 (6.54%) MCITP
8 84 (4.99%) MCP
8 84 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
9 68 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 68 (4.04%) Citrix Certification
10 67 (3.98%) CCA
10 67 (3.98%) CCNA
11 57 (3.39%) MCTS
12 54 (3.21%) MCSA
13 41 (2.44%) A+ Certification
14 33 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (1.60%) CCNP
16 24 (1.43%) CISSP
17 22 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (9.21%) SLA
2 61 (3.62%) QA
3 33 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 19 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.77%) COBIT
6 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 378 (22.46%) Active Directory
2 220 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 95 (5.64%) vSphere
5 61 (3.62%) XenApp
6 49 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 38 (2.26%) VMware ESX
8 32 (1.90%) XenDesktop
9 24 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
10 19 (1.13%) XenServer
10 19 (1.13%) vCloud
11 14 (0.83%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.77%) Oracle Clusterware
13 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.30%) Firmware
15 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.18%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.12%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 94 (5.59%) SCCM
2 83 (4.93%) SCOM
3 29 (1.72%) Windows Intune
4 26 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 21 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 21 (1.25%) HP SIM
6 20 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 20 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
7 19 (1.13%) EdgeSight
8 18 (1.07%) Puppet
9 14 (0.83%) Data Guard
9 14 (0.83%) Backup Exec
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle Flashback
11 10 (0.59%) WSUS
12 9 (0.53%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.53%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.42%) DameWare
14 6 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 316 (18.78%) VMware
2 219 (13.01%) Citrix
3 170 (10.10%) Cisco
4 131 (7.78%) HP
5 125 (7.43%) Oracle
6 53 (3.15%) NetApp
7 44 (2.61%) SAP
8 39 (2.32%) LANDesk
9 38 (2.26%) IBM
10 36 (2.14%) Remedy
11 35 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 30 (1.78%) Symantec
13 23 (1.37%) Avaya
14 20 (1.19%) AppSense
14 20 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (1.01%) Borland
15 17 (1.01%) Business Objects
16 15 (0.89%) Juniper
16 15 (0.89%) CheckPoint
17 14 (0.83%) Lumension
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Fantastic employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Outsource UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Salary: Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago