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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 827 536 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.50% 15.12% 16.49%
As % of the Vendors category 38.66% 31.49% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 743 433 581
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £47,500 £47,500
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
2139 1702 2083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.60% 48.02% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 1386 1623
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,475
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +9 185 £35,000 +22.80% 33
Basingstoke +4 131 £40,000 - 8
Portsmouth -6 76 £45,000 +37.40% 8
Winchester -2 68 £40,000 +12.67% 7
Fareham +1 61 £26,500 -32.48% 6
Farnborough +13 49 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Andover +3 42 £34,671 -12.22% 3
Aldershot +12 21 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Hook -1 14 - - 1
Havant -5 12 £48,750 +77.27% 1
Ringwood - 11 £19,750 -
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 -
Eastleigh -3 4 £19,436 -40.28% 1
Petersfield -10 3 £25,000 -27.53% 1
Gosport -19 2 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 859 (53.99%) Windows
2 701 (44.06%) MS Excel
3 572 (35.95%) SQL Server
4 483 (30.36%) SQL
5 437 (27.47%) .NET
6 417 (26.21%) C#
7 389 (24.45%) Active Directory
8 345 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 320 (20.11%) VMware
10 299 (18.79%) ASP.NET
11 291 (18.29%) MS Office
12 283 (17.79%) ITIL
12 283 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 280 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
14 241 (15.15%) HTML
14 241 (15.15%) MS Exchange
14 241 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
15 229 (14.39%) MVC
16 216 (13.58%) CSS
17 214 (13.45%) JavaScript
17 214 (13.45%) Firewall
18 213 (13.39%) Citrix
19 207 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
20 187 (11.75%) Security Cleared
21 181 (11.38%) Degree
21 181 (11.38%) MCSE
22 179 (11.25%) SharePoint
23 177 (11.13%) ASP.NET MVC
24 167 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
25 158 (9.93%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 241 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 179 (11.25%) SharePoint
3 158 (9.93%) IIS
4 93 (5.85%) Lync
5 90 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 58 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 52 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 44 (2.77%) Confluence
9 35 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (1.45%) MS Project Server
11 23 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (1.32%) WordPress
12 21 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
13 19 (1.19%) Node.js
14 18 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (1.07%) CMS
16 12 (0.75%) WebSphere
17 10 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
18 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 701 (44.06%) MS Excel
2 291 (18.29%) MS Office
3 38 (2.39%) MS Project
4 37 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.13%) Photoshop
7 16 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.19%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.063%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.31%) SalesLogix
5 4 (0.25%) GoldMine
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.19%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.19%) Agresso
6 3 (0.19%) Lawson
6 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 113 (7.10%) Office 365
2 81 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.82%) SaaS
4 12 (0.75%) IaaS
5 8 (0.50%) PaaS
6 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 214 (13.45%) Firewall
2 154 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 105 (6.60%) LAN
4 96 (6.03%) DNS
5 94 (5.91%) WAN
6 87 (5.47%) SAN
7 84 (5.28%) DHCP
8 58 (3.65%) Internet
9 44 (2.77%) VoIP
10 36 (2.26%) VPN
11 32 (2.01%) Wireless
12 24 (1.51%) VLAN
13 23 (1.45%) SSL
14 22 (1.38%) NAS
15 21 (1.32%) Network Security
16 19 (1.19%) LDAP
17 18 (1.13%) AMQP
18 15 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
19 13 (0.82%) BGP
20 12 (0.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (35.95%) SQL Server
2 92 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 89 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 72 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 40 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (2.45%) RavenDB
9 36 (2.26%) MySQL
10 34 (2.14%) MS Access
11 30 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
12 28 (1.76%) NoSQL
13 26 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
14 22 (1.38%) SQLPlus
14 22 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
15 21 (1.32%) Relational Database
16 20 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.07%) Big Data
18 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 109 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 76 (4.78%) NUnit
3 68 (4.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 64 (4.02%) Git (software)
5 61 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 59 (3.71%) Moq
7 50 (3.14%) JIRA
8 44 (2.77%) Cucumber
8 44 (2.77%) TeamCity
9 39 (2.45%) WATIR
9 39 (2.45%) ReSharper
9 39 (2.45%) NCrunch
10 24 (1.51%) Subversion
11 20 (1.26%) Selenium
12 15 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
13 14 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (0.57%) MSTest
15 5 (0.31%) Rational Functional Tester
15 5 (0.31%) WebDriver
15 5 (0.31%) SilkTest
General
1 151 (9.49%) Finance
2 113 (7.10%) Retail
3 51 (3.21%) Back Office
4 37 (2.33%) Advertising
5 33 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.45%) Legal
8 11 (0.69%) Automotive
8 11 (0.69%) Electronics
8 11 (0.69%) Marketing
9 10 (0.63%) French Language
9 10 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 9 (0.57%) German Language
11 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.31%) Banking
12 5 (0.31%) Publishing
13 4 (0.25%) Law
14 3 (0.19%) Military
14 3 (0.19%) Front Office
14 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 429 (26.96%) Developer
2 174 (10.94%) Analyst
3 169 (10.62%) .NET Developer
4 154 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 143 (8.99%) C# Developer
6 110 (6.91%) Consultant
7 101 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 94 (5.91%) DBA
9 86 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 86 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 85 (5.34%) Administrator
11 76 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
12 73 (4.59%) IT Support
13 61 (3.83%) SQL DBA
14 55 (3.46%) Technical Support
15 52 (3.27%) Web Developer
16 51 (3.21%) Support Analyst
16 51 (3.21%) C# Software Developer
17 50 (3.14%) Senior Developer
18 48 (3.02%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (27.47%) .NET
2 299 (18.79%) ASP.NET
3 241 (15.15%) HTML
4 216 (13.58%) CSS
5 177 (11.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 136 (8.55%) jQuery
7 121 (7.61%) XML
8 116 (7.29%) WCF
9 112 (7.04%) .NET Framework
10 80 (5.03%) HTML5
11 69 (4.34%) NHibernate
12 65 (4.09%) Web Services
13 64 (4.02%) CSS3
14 58 (3.65%) LINQ
14 58 (3.65%) MSMQ
15 54 (3.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 54 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 48 (3.02%) Spring.NET
16 48 (3.02%) SOAP
17 45 (2.83%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 104 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.66%) Clustering
3 77 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 63 (3.96%) Fat Client
4 63 (3.96%) Thin Client
5 41 (2.58%) User Experience
6 40 (2.51%) Replication
7 39 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 33 (2.07%) Open Source
9 29 (1.82%) Derivative
10 24 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
11 22 (1.38%) BBC
12 19 (1.19%) Mathematics
13 18 (1.13%) EPoS
14 15 (0.94%) CMDB
15 14 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.88%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.88%) Tandem
16 11 (0.69%) AS400
17 9 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 859 (53.99%) Windows
2 345 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 241 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 167 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 156 (9.81%) Windows 7
6 151 (9.49%) Linux
7 143 (8.99%) Windows XP
8 126 (7.92%) Windows 8
9 94 (5.91%) Windows Vista
10 53 (3.33%) UNIX
11 42 (2.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 37 (2.33%) CentOS
12 37 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 34 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.88%) Android
15 12 (0.75%) AIX
16 11 (0.69%) Solaris
17 10 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (17.79%) ITIL
2 280 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (14.39%) MVC
4 152 (9.55%) TDD
5 113 (7.10%) Scrum
6 109 (6.85%) CRM
7 94 (5.91%) Project Management
8 93 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
9 85 (5.34%) OO
10 84 (5.28%) Service Delivery
11 73 (4.59%) BDD
12 69 (4.34%) Software Engineering
13 67 (4.21%) Migration
14 64 (4.02%) Time Management
15 63 (3.96%) ERP
15 63 (3.96%) Web Application Development
16 60 (3.77%) OOD
17 58 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (3.65%) Mentoring
18 57 (3.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 483 (30.36%) SQL
2 417 (26.21%) C#
3 214 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 145 (9.11%) T-SQL
5 98 (6.16%) PowerShell
6 88 (5.53%) VB.NET
7 67 (4.21%) PHP
8 64 (4.02%) VB
9 56 (3.52%) Ruby
10 45 (2.83%) Perl
11 44 (2.77%) Python
12 40 (2.51%) Shell Script
13 35 (2.20%) C++
14 32 (2.01%) C
14 32 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.89%) Java
16 18 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.01%) PHP5
18 15 (0.94%) VBA
19 11 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 283 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 187 (11.75%) Security Cleared
3 181 (11.38%) Degree
3 181 (11.38%) MCSE
4 147 (9.24%) SC Cleared
5 128 (8.05%) DV Cleared
6 102 (6.41%) MCITP
7 69 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
8 68 (4.27%) Citrix Certification
9 67 (4.21%) CCA
9 67 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 54 (3.39%) MCP
11 52 (3.27%) MCSA
12 48 (3.02%) CCNA
13 46 (2.89%) MCTS
14 38 (2.39%) VCP4
15 33 (2.07%) A+ Certification
16 30 (1.89%) ISEB
17 29 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (1.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (8.05%) SLA
2 52 (3.27%) ISO 9001
3 48 (3.02%) QA
4 25 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.38%) COBIT
7 4 (0.25%) HL7
8 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.063%) WCAG
9 1 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 389 (24.45%) Active Directory
2 207 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (6.16%) Hyper-V
4 64 (4.02%) XenApp
5 60 (3.77%) vSphere
6 35 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 26 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.51%) XenDesktop
10 22 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
11 21 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (0.94%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.88%) vCloud
14 12 (0.75%) XenServer
15 8 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.31%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.31%) Firmware
17 4 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.19%) UAG
19 1 (0.063%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 70 (4.40%) SCCM
2 68 (4.27%) SCOM
3 29 (1.82%) Windows Intune
4 26 (1.63%) Data Guard
5 23 (1.45%) HP SIM
5 23 (1.45%) NetBackup
6 22 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 20 (1.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 18 (1.13%) Backup Exec
9 16 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (0.88%) Puppet
11 13 (0.82%) Tivoli
12 12 (0.75%) EdgeSight
13 7 (0.44%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.44%) DameWare
14 6 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (0.31%) WSUS
16 4 (0.25%) Netcool
16 4 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 320 (20.11%) VMware
2 213 (13.39%) Citrix
3 135 (8.49%) Cisco
4 122 (7.67%) Oracle
5 118 (7.42%) HP
6 51 (3.21%) NetApp
7 44 (2.77%) Endeca
8 43 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 40 (2.51%) RedPrairie
10 37 (2.33%) SAP
11 34 (2.14%) LANDesk
12 32 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
13 29 (1.82%) Remedy
14 27 (1.70%) Symantec
15 26 (1.63%) IBM
16 24 (1.51%) Adobe
17 22 (1.38%) Business Objects
18 20 (1.26%) Avaya
19 18 (1.13%) Juniper
19 18 (1.13%) Borland
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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