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 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 795 829 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.37% 21.88% 18.38%
As % of the Vendors category 36.04% 41.68% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 655 689 671
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2206 1989 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.54% 52.51% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1693 2002
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 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 1 October 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 +4 144 £30,000 -0.82% 25
Portsmouth -2 121 £33,000 +32.00% 21
Basingstoke -5 118 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Fareham -4 69 £27,000 -16.92% 9
Farnborough +6 63 £45,000 +57.89% 6
Winchester -3 48 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Andover +5 44 £38,000 +46.15% 4
Havant -6 20 £42,000 +29.23% 4
Hook +1 6 £31,500 +31.25% 4
Gosport - 6 - - 6
Aldershot -7 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Eastleigh -3 4 £24,750 +9.51% 1
Petersfield -13 2 £37,500 +9.48% 1
Waterlooville 0 1 £36,000 +80.00% 1
Alton - 1 £27,500 -
New Milton - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 844 (54.45%) Windows
2 686 (44.26%) MS Excel
3 486 (31.35%) SQL Server
4 460 (29.68%) .NET
5 435 (28.06%) C#
6 431 (27.81%) SQL
7 350 (22.58%) VMware
8 342 (22.06%) ASP.NET
9 341 (22.00%) Active Directory
10 301 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 290 (18.71%) ITIL
12 285 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 282 (18.19%) JavaScript
14 271 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
15 269 (17.35%) MVC
16 268 (17.29%) MS Exchange
17 266 (17.16%) HTML
18 250 (16.13%) MS Office
19 236 (15.23%) CSS
20 222 (14.32%) jQuery
21 209 (13.48%) Citrix
22 201 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
23 191 (12.32%) Windows Server 2003
24 190 (12.26%) Security Cleared
25 186 (12.00%) Firewall
26 185 (11.94%) Finance
27 182 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
28 179 (11.55%) Degree
29 177 (11.42%) .NET Framework
30 176 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 268 (17.29%) MS Exchange
2 156 (10.06%) IIS
3 148 (9.55%) SharePoint
4 133 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 107 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 77 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 75 (4.84%) Confluence
8 44 (2.84%) Lync
9 42 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 24 (1.55%) CMS
12 18 (1.16%) Umbraco
13 17 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
14 16 (1.03%) Apache
15 15 (0.97%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.97%) WordPress
15 15 (0.97%) WebSphere
16 14 (0.90%) MS Project Server
17 11 (0.71%) Kentico
Applications
1 686 (44.26%) MS Excel
2 250 (16.13%) MS Office
3 45 (2.90%) MS Project
4 38 (2.45%) Photoshop
5 28 (1.81%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 21 (1.35%) Fireworks
8 14 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 23 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.45%) HFM
7 6 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.39%) SalesLogix
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.26%) Compiere
8 4 (0.26%) Maximo
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.19%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.19%) Agresso
9 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.13%) Office 365
3 14 (0.90%) PaaS
4 13 (0.84%) SaaS
5 6 (0.39%) IaaS
6 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) Force.com
8 1 (0.065%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (12.00%) Firewall
2 119 (7.68%) TCP/IP
3 91 (5.87%) DNS
4 88 (5.68%) SAN
5 80 (5.16%) LAN
6 76 (4.90%) WAN
7 65 (4.19%) DHCP
8 44 (2.84%) Internet
9 43 (2.77%) VoIP
10 38 (2.45%) LDAP
11 37 (2.39%) VPN
12 35 (2.26%) Wireless
13 33 (2.13%) X.509
14 31 (2.00%) Network Security
15 25 (1.61%) iSCSI
16 20 (1.29%) NAS
17 19 (1.23%) SSL
18 18 (1.16%) HTTP
19 15 (0.97%) TETRA
20 13 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (31.35%) SQL Server
2 92 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (4.65%) RavenDB
4 57 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (3.10%) Oracle Database
7 46 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (2.52%) MySQL
9 25 (1.61%) MS Access
10 24 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (1.35%) Relational Database
13 20 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (0.77%) OLAP
17 11 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
18 10 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 101 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 93 (6.00%) NUnit
3 90 (5.81%) Visual Studio
4 88 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
5 78 (5.03%) JIRA
6 76 (4.90%) TeamCity
7 75 (4.84%) Moq
8 73 (4.71%) Cucumber
9 72 (4.65%) WATIR
9 72 (4.65%) ReSharper
9 72 (4.65%) NCrunch
10 53 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (2.00%) Subversion
12 23 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (0.52%) Selenium
13 8 (0.52%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 8 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 185 (11.94%) Finance
2 133 (8.58%) Retail
3 93 (6.00%) Back Office
4 71 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.06%) Marketing
6 23 (1.48%) Advertising
7 15 (0.97%) Military
8 13 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.77%) Electronics
10 11 (0.71%) Legal
11 9 (0.58%) Automotive
12 8 (0.52%) Banking
13 6 (0.39%) Front Office
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.19%) French Language
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 398 (25.68%) Developer
2 228 (14.71%) Analyst
3 193 (12.45%) .NET Developer
4 117 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 103 (6.65%) Administrator
6 101 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 90 (5.81%) Consultant
8 89 (5.74%) Software Developer
9 84 (5.42%) Architect
10 83 (5.35%) Web Developer
10 83 (5.35%) Support Analyst
11 75 (4.84%) DBA
12 64 (4.13%) Junior
13 62 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 62 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
14 61 (3.94%) IT Support
15 49 (3.16%) Infrastructure Architect
16 48 (3.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 47 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
18 46 (2.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (29.68%) .NET
2 342 (22.06%) ASP.NET
3 266 (17.16%) HTML
4 236 (15.23%) CSS
5 222 (14.32%) jQuery
6 182 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 177 (11.42%) .NET Framework
8 110 (7.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 104 (6.71%) XML
10 100 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 93 (6.00%) NHibernate
12 91 (5.87%) Web Services
13 77 (4.97%) WCF
14 75 (4.84%) HTML5
14 75 (4.84%) Dapper ORM
15 73 (4.71%) MSMQ
16 72 (4.65%) StructureMap
16 72 (4.65%) Spring.NET
17 61 (3.94%) CSS3
18 60 (3.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 62 (4.00%) Clustering
4 49 (3.16%) Thin Client
4 49 (3.16%) Fat Client
5 46 (2.97%) PKI
6 45 (2.90%) Kindle
7 43 (2.77%) Replication
8 42 (2.71%) User Experience
9 34 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 34 (2.19%) Smartcard
10 25 (1.61%) Open Source
11 24 (1.55%) Blackberry
12 19 (1.23%) EFT
12 19 (1.23%) Derivative
13 17 (1.10%) EPoS
14 16 (1.03%) Tandem
15 15 (0.97%) BBC
16 14 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 844 (54.45%) Windows
2 301 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 191 (12.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 176 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 158 (10.19%) Linux
6 137 (8.84%) Windows 7
7 118 (7.61%) Windows 8
8 107 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 78 (5.03%) Windows Vista
10 77 (4.97%) UNIX
11 38 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 26 (1.68%) Solaris
14 22 (1.42%) AIX
15 18 (1.16%) Android
15 18 (1.16%) Apple iOS
16 17 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
17 15 (0.97%) CentOS
18 12 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (18.71%) ITIL
2 271 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (17.35%) MVC
4 140 (9.03%) TDD
5 119 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
6 109 (7.03%) E-Commerce
7 104 (6.71%) OO
8 99 (6.39%) ERP
9 96 (6.19%) OOD
9 96 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 88 (5.68%) Project Management
10 88 (5.68%) Pair Programming
11 86 (5.55%) Scrum
12 82 (5.29%) Service Delivery
12 82 (5.29%) Migration
13 81 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
14 79 (5.10%) BDD
15 74 (4.77%) CRM
16 72 (4.65%) Refactoring
17 68 (4.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 435 (28.06%) C#
2 431 (27.81%) SQL
3 282 (18.19%) JavaScript
4 138 (8.90%) VB.NET
5 88 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 84 (5.42%) Ruby
7 57 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 56 (3.61%) PHP
9 45 (2.90%) Java
10 44 (2.84%) PL/SQL
11 38 (2.45%) C
12 36 (2.32%) Python
13 34 (2.19%) C++
13 34 (2.19%) VB
14 19 (1.23%) Perl
15 18 (1.16%) VBScript
16 16 (1.03%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.77%) PHP5
18 10 (0.65%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 285 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 190 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 179 (11.55%) Degree
4 162 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 117 (7.55%) MCITP
6 112 (7.23%) MCSE
7 83 (5.35%) MCSA
8 72 (4.65%) DV Cleared
9 69 (4.45%) MCP
10 57 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 54 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
12 47 (3.03%) CISSP
13 45 (2.90%) CCA
14 43 (2.77%) CCNA
15 42 (2.71%) Citrix Certification
16 35 (2.26%) ISEB
16 35 (2.26%) MCTS
17 32 (2.06%) A+ Certification
18 30 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 27 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (9.16%) SLA
2 102 (6.58%) ISO 9001
3 48 (3.10%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.81%) QA
5 21 (1.35%) WCAG
5 21 (1.35%) WAI
6 15 (0.97%) COBIT
7 12 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.32%) COSO
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 341 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 201 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.65%) vSphere
5 38 (2.45%) XenApp
6 28 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 17 (1.10%) XenDesktop
8 16 (1.03%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 9 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.58%) Snort
11 8 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.32%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.26%) UAG
14 4 (0.26%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 63 (4.06%) SCCM
2 37 (2.39%) Backup Exec
3 35 (2.26%) SCOM
4 29 (1.87%) Data Guard
5 20 (1.29%) NetBackup
6 19 (1.23%) HP SIM
7 16 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 14 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 12 (0.77%) Tivoli
10 11 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
11 10 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.45%) WSUS
13 6 (0.39%) Puppet
13 6 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (0.32%) MOM
15 4 (0.26%) OpenView
15 4 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 2 (0.13%) DameWare
Vendors
1 350 (22.58%) VMware
2 209 (13.48%) Citrix
3 148 (9.55%) Cisco
4 127 (8.19%) HP
5 122 (7.87%) Oracle
6 75 (4.84%) Endeca
7 72 (4.65%) RedPrairie
8 64 (4.13%) Red Hat
9 46 (2.97%) Symantec
10 39 (2.52%) Adobe
11 38 (2.45%) SAP
12 30 (1.94%) ProCurve
12 30 (1.94%) NetApp
13 28 (1.81%) IBM
14 25 (1.61%) CA
15 21 (1.35%) Business Objects
15 21 (1.35%) Google
16 20 (1.29%) Fujitsu
16 20 (1.29%) JBoss
17 17 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £33,421 to £42,717 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £13.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday