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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 792 647 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.50% 19.43% 17.33%
As % of the Vendors category 36.68% 39.24% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 666 543 659
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2159 1649 2109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.87% 49.52% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1335 1774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +1 159 £32,500 +3.17% 27
Basingstoke 0 102 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Portsmouth -4 94 £50,000 +58.73% 13
Fareham -6 63 £30,000 -7.69% 12
Winchester -3 53 £38,750 +9.92% 6
Andover -2 51 £38,000 - 3
Farnborough +6 49 £32,500 -12.75% 8
Aldershot +1 22 £33,000 -17.50%
Havant -2 21 £42,500 +47.82% 4
Hook 0 10 £67,500 +103.00% 1
Eastleigh -3 10 £19,436 -16.58% 2
Gosport - 6 £30,000 - 4
Fordingbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Petersfield -13 2 £40,500 +18.24%
Ringwood - 1 £20,000 - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £42,500 - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 878 (54.16%) Windows
2 703 (43.37%) MS Excel
3 541 (33.37%) SQL Server
4 506 (31.22%) SQL
5 481 (29.67%) .NET
6 437 (26.96%) C#
7 373 (23.01%) Active Directory
8 338 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 338 (20.85%) ASP.NET
9 335 (20.67%) VMware
10 320 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
11 293 (18.08%) ITIL
12 289 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 282 (17.40%) MS Office
14 264 (16.29%) HTML
15 256 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 251 (15.48%) MVC
17 247 (15.24%) MS Exchange
18 243 (14.99%) CSS
19 214 (13.20%) Windows Server 2012
20 211 (13.02%) Security Cleared
21 208 (12.83%) Firewall
22 206 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
23 203 (12.52%) Citrix
24 196 (12.09%) jQuery
25 195 (12.03%) Degree
26 182 (11.23%) SharePoint
27 180 (11.10%) Windows Server 2003
28 178 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
29 176 (10.86%) SC Cleared

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 247 (15.24%) MS Exchange
2 182 (11.23%) SharePoint
3 162 (9.99%) IIS
4 112 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 85 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 73 (4.50%) Confluence
7 64 (3.95%) Lync
8 63 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 30 (1.85%) WordPress
11 22 (1.36%) CMS
12 21 (1.30%) MS Project Server
13 18 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (0.99%) JBoss
15 13 (0.80%) Umbraco
16 12 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
16 12 (0.74%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 703 (43.37%) MS Excel
2 282 (17.40%) MS Office
3 47 (2.90%) MS Project
4 44 (2.71%) MS Visio
5 41 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 37 (2.28%) Photoshop
7 20 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.86%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.062%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 38 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 31 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.43%) SalesLogix
4 7 (0.43%) HFM
4 7 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
5 6 (0.37%) SAP R/3
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.31%) Maximo
7 4 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.25%) GoldMine
7 4 (0.25%) Epicor Vantage
7 4 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.12%) Agresso
9 2 (0.12%) Lawson
9 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.75%) Office 365
2 58 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.99%) SaaS
4 14 (0.86%) PaaS
5 11 (0.68%) IaaS
6 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 208 (12.83%) Firewall
2 139 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 101 (6.23%) DNS
4 92 (5.68%) LAN
5 86 (5.31%) WAN
6 76 (4.69%) DHCP
7 68 (4.19%) SAN
8 54 (3.33%) Internet
9 41 (2.53%) VoIP
10 37 (2.28%) VPN
11 36 (2.22%) Wireless
12 33 (2.04%) LDAP
13 30 (1.85%) X.509
14 26 (1.60%) SSL
15 23 (1.42%) iSCSI
16 22 (1.36%) HTTP
17 20 (1.23%) Network Security
18 17 (1.05%) VLAN
19 15 (0.93%) NAS
20 12 (0.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (33.37%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (4.19%) RavenDB
4 66 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 64 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 46 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 45 (2.78%) MS Access
10 44 (2.71%) MySQL
11 31 (1.91%) Relational Database
12 25 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 18 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (1.05%) SQLPlus
15 17 (1.05%) Big Data
15 17 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 101 (6.23%) Visual Studio
2 96 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 94 (5.80%) NUnit
4 86 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 78 (4.81%) JIRA
6 74 (4.57%) TeamCity
7 73 (4.50%) Moq
8 72 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 68 (4.19%) ReSharper
9 68 (4.19%) WATIR
9 68 (4.19%) NCrunch
10 56 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (1.91%) Subversion
12 20 (1.23%) Selenium
13 14 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
14 12 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
15 9 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 7 (0.43%) Axure RP
17 5 (0.31%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 149 (9.19%) Finance
2 124 (7.65%) Retail
3 85 (5.24%) Back Office
4 40 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 31 (1.91%) Advertising
6 27 (1.67%) Legal
7 19 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.11%) Marketing
9 11 (0.68%) Automotive
10 10 (0.62%) Military
11 7 (0.43%) French Language
12 6 (0.37%) German Language
12 6 (0.37%) Front Office
13 5 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Banking
14 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.19%) Law
15 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 431 (26.59%) Developer
2 209 (12.89%) Analyst
3 181 (11.17%) .NET Developer
4 154 (9.50%) Support Engineer
5 112 (6.91%) Software Developer
6 107 (6.60%) Administrator
7 103 (6.35%) C# Developer
8 101 (6.23%) Consultant
9 93 (5.74%) DBA
10 74 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 74 (4.57%) IT Support
11 71 (4.38%) Web Developer
11 71 (4.38%) Architect
12 68 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 64 (3.95%) Support Analyst
14 63 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 55 (3.39%) Senior Developer
16 50 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
17 48 (2.96%) Junior
17 48 (2.96%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (29.67%) .NET
2 338 (20.85%) ASP.NET
3 264 (16.29%) HTML
4 243 (14.99%) CSS
5 196 (12.09%) jQuery
6 178 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 161 (9.93%) .NET Framework
8 117 (7.22%) XML
9 100 (6.17%) WCF
10 96 (5.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 92 (5.68%) NHibernate
12 90 (5.55%) Web Services
13 88 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 82 (5.06%) HTML5
15 76 (4.69%) MSMQ
16 73 (4.50%) Dapper ORM
17 72 (4.44%) CSS3
18 68 (4.19%) StructureMap
18 68 (4.19%) Spring.NET
19 62 (3.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 110 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 81 (5.00%) Clustering
4 59 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 59 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 57 (3.52%) Replication
6 52 (3.21%) User Experience
7 44 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 44 (2.71%) PKI
8 31 (1.91%) Smartcard
9 29 (1.79%) Open Source
10 28 (1.73%) BBC
11 27 (1.67%) Derivative
12 25 (1.54%) Kindle
13 22 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
13 22 (1.36%) Blackberry
14 19 (1.17%) EPoS
15 15 (0.93%) AS400
15 15 (0.93%) Tandem
16 13 (0.80%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 878 (54.16%) Windows
2 338 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 214 (13.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 180 (11.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 171 (10.55%) Linux
6 149 (9.19%) Windows 7
7 139 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 121 (7.46%) Windows 8
9 94 (5.80%) Windows Vista
10 70 (4.32%) UNIX
11 45 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
12 33 (2.04%) CentOS
13 32 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 31 (1.91%) Oracle Linux
15 24 (1.48%) AIX
16 23 (1.42%) Solaris
17 20 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
18 15 (0.93%) Android
19 13 (0.80%) Apple iOS
20 9 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (18.08%) ITIL
3 251 (15.48%) MVC
4 172 (10.61%) TDD
5 120 (7.40%) OO
6 119 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
7 115 (7.09%) Scrum
8 101 (6.23%) CRM
9 99 (6.11%) E-Commerce
10 95 (5.86%) ERP
11 91 (5.61%) Project Management
11 91 (5.61%) BDD
12 88 (5.43%) Service Delivery
13 87 (5.37%) OOD
14 78 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (4.75%) PRINCE2
15 77 (4.75%) Migration
16 75 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 73 (4.50%) Pair Programming
18 71 (4.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 506 (31.22%) SQL
2 437 (26.96%) C#
3 256 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 122 (7.53%) T-SQL
5 121 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 83 (5.12%) PHP
7 78 (4.81%) Ruby
8 69 (4.26%) VB
9 63 (3.89%) PowerShell
10 53 (3.27%) Python
11 44 (2.71%) PL/SQL
12 40 (2.47%) Java
13 38 (2.34%) Perl
14 32 (1.97%) C
15 29 (1.79%) Shell Script
16 24 (1.48%) C++
17 20 (1.23%) PHP5
18 18 (1.11%) VBScript
19 14 (0.86%) Bash Shell
20 7 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 289 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 211 (13.02%) Security Cleared
3 195 (12.03%) Degree
4 176 (10.86%) SC Cleared
5 156 (9.62%) MCSE
6 111 (6.85%) DV Cleared
7 102 (6.29%) MCITP
8 74 (4.57%) MCSA
9 61 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
10 60 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 59 (3.64%) CCA
12 57 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
13 54 (3.33%) MCTS
14 50 (3.08%) MCP
15 43 (2.65%) CCNA
16 42 (2.59%) ISEB
17 38 (2.34%) CISSP
18 36 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
19 31 (1.91%) A+ Certification
20 24 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (8.20%) SLA
2 100 (6.17%) ISO 9001
3 50 (3.08%) QA
4 28 (1.73%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.86%) WCAG
6 14 (0.86%) WAI
7 13 (0.80%) COBIT
8 5 (0.31%) COSO
9 2 (0.12%) BS7799
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.062%) HL7
10 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
System Software
1 373 (23.01%) Active Directory
2 206 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (5.92%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.02%) vSphere
5 43 (2.65%) XenApp
6 35 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (1.30%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.05%) Terminal Services
8 17 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.49%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.49%) vCloud
12 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.43%) XenServer
13 6 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.12%) UAG
16 2 (0.12%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 53 (3.27%) SCCM
2 52 (3.21%) SCOM
3 36 (2.22%) Data Guard
4 26 (1.60%) Backup Exec
5 22 (1.36%) HP SIM
6 19 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 14 (0.86%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.86%) Windows Intune
8 13 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (0.80%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
9 11 (0.68%) Puppet
10 7 (0.43%) WSUS
10 7 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.25%) Netcool
11 4 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 335 (20.67%) VMware
2 203 (12.52%) Citrix
3 135 (8.33%) Cisco
4 134 (8.27%) Oracle
5 123 (7.59%) HP
6 73 (4.50%) Endeca
7 69 (4.26%) RedPrairie
8 53 (3.27%) Red Hat
9 47 (2.90%) SAP
10 38 (2.34%) Adobe
11 37 (2.28%) NetApp
12 33 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (1.91%) Symantec
14 29 (1.79%) Google
15 27 (1.67%) LANDesk
15 27 (1.67%) IBM
16 26 (1.60%) ProCurve
17 24 (1.48%) Business Objects
18 22 (1.36%) Remedy
19 18 (1.11%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum 10% bonus + pension + life + health
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + co pension + flexi-time +
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + co pension + flexi-time +
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + co pension + flexi-time +
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago