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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 836 691 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.24% 17.65% 19.57%
As % of the Vendors category 41.49% 34.14% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 700 584 623
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
2015 2024 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.00% 51.69% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1730 1584
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 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 29 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 +1 202 £40,000 +23.07% 25
Farnborough -1 97 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Andover +8 87 £33,000 -8.33% 2
Basingstoke -5 86 £35,500 -11.25% 12
Winchester -9 61 £40,750 +10.13% 5
Portsmouth -1 55 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Fareham 0 44 £24,500 -21.60% 9
Havant +4 17 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Eastleigh 0 11 £25,500 -40.00% 1
Hook 0 7 £38,750 +35.96%
Gosport +4 4 £41,250 +65.00% 3
Waterlooville - 3 £40,000 - 4
Ringwood - 2 £17,500 -
Romsey - 2 £57,500 -
Fordingbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Bordon - 2 £28,000 - 1
Petersfield +1 1 - - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 873 (52.81%) Windows
2 730 (44.16%) MS Excel
3 585 (35.39%) SQL Server
4 472 (28.55%) SQL
5 437 (26.44%) .NET
6 429 (25.95%) C#
7 380 (22.99%) Active Directory
8 345 (20.87%) ITIL
9 324 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 310 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 309 (18.69%) VMware
12 280 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
13 276 (16.70%) Security Cleared
14 272 (16.45%) MS Office
15 264 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 258 (15.61%) MVC
17 249 (15.06%) HTML
18 239 (14.46%) MS Exchange
19 231 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
20 219 (13.25%) Citrix
21 211 (12.76%) JavaScript
22 207 (12.52%) VMware Infrastructure
23 200 (12.10%) CSS
24 199 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
25 190 (11.49%) Degree
26 182 (11.01%) SC Cleared
27 177 (10.71%) Firewall
28 163 (9.86%) Finance
29 162 (9.80%) SLA
30 161 (9.74%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 239 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 126 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 94 (5.69%) IIS
3 94 (5.69%) Lync
4 91 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 25 (1.51%) Node.js
9 23 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (1.33%) CMS
11 19 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
12 17 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
13 14 (0.85%) SAS
14 13 (0.79%) MS Project Server
15 12 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.67%) Confluence
17 10 (0.60%) NetWeaver
18 9 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 730 (44.16%) MS Excel
2 272 (16.45%) MS Office
3 42 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (2.36%) MS Project
5 26 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 20 (1.21%) SPSS
7 15 (0.91%) PowerPivot
8 8 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (0.36%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.18%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 29 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.54%) Epicor Vantage
5 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.18%) Lawson
6 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.12%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.12%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.12%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.060%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.060%) Agresso
8 1 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.060%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.060%) Exstream
8 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.060%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.060%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.060%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.90%) Office 365
2 75 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.67%) PaaS
4 10 (0.60%) SaaS
5 5 (0.30%) Force.com
5 5 (0.30%) IaaS
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.060%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 177 (10.71%) Firewall
2 161 (9.74%) TCP/IP
3 129 (7.80%) DNS
4 122 (7.38%) SAN
5 117 (7.08%) DHCP
6 109 (6.59%) LAN
7 95 (5.75%) WAN
8 45 (2.72%) Network Security
9 44 (2.66%) NAS
9 44 (2.66%) Internet
10 43 (2.60%) Wireless
11 38 (2.30%) VoIP
12 35 (2.12%) VPN
13 27 (1.63%) SSL
14 22 (1.33%) CTI
15 20 (1.21%) VLAN
16 19 (1.15%) Wireshark
17 18 (1.09%) HTTP
18 16 (0.97%) IPsec
19 15 (0.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (35.39%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 113 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 97 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 44 (2.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 39 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 34 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 27 (1.63%) QlikView
10 27 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 24 (1.45%) MySQL
12 23 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (1.39%) Data Mining
13 22 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (1.03%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.91%) DB2
16 9 (0.54%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 114 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 72 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (3.51%) NUnit
4 50 (3.02%) Rhino Mocks
4 50 (3.02%) Moq
5 31 (1.88%) Git (software)
6 28 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 23 (1.39%) MSTest
8 15 (0.91%) JIRA
9 13 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.60%) Subversion
12 9 (0.54%) LoadRunner
12 9 (0.54%) Selenium
12 9 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.36%) WATIR
14 5 (0.30%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.30%) NCrunch
15 3 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 163 (9.86%) Finance
2 108 (6.53%) Retail
3 49 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 41 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 24 (1.45%) Marketing
6 23 (1.39%) Advertising
7 19 (1.15%) Publishing
8 17 (1.03%) Automotive
8 17 (1.03%) Electronics
9 14 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 13 (0.79%) Legal
10 13 (0.79%) Banking
11 11 (0.67%) Local Government
12 10 (0.60%) Back Office
13 8 (0.48%) German Language
14 7 (0.42%) Military
15 6 (0.36%) French Language
15 6 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.36%) Law
16 3 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 459 (27.77%) Developer
2 225 (13.61%) Analyst
3 223 (13.49%) .NET Developer
4 178 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 148 (8.95%) Support Engineer
6 113 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 97 (5.87%) Administrator
9 91 (5.51%) Consultant
10 90 (5.44%) DBA
11 73 (4.42%) IT Support
12 72 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support
13 71 (4.30%) Service Analyst
13 71 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
14 65 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
15 64 (3.87%) SQL DBA
16 63 (3.81%) Support Analyst
16 63 (3.81%) Software Developer
16 63 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 61 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (26.44%) .NET
2 310 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 249 (15.06%) HTML
4 200 (12.10%) CSS
5 199 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 153 (9.26%) XML
7 123 (7.44%) jQuery
8 116 (7.02%) WCF
9 90 (5.44%) HTML5
10 85 (5.14%) .NET Framework
11 74 (4.48%) LINQ
12 68 (4.11%) CSS3
13 66 (3.99%) Ajax
14 54 (3.27%) XSLT
15 52 (3.15%) COM
16 49 (2.96%) NHibernate
17 43 (2.60%) Web Services
18 42 (2.54%) Castle Windsor
18 42 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
19 41 (2.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.72%) Clustering
3 59 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 53 (3.21%) Fat Client
4 53 (3.21%) Thin Client
5 46 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 35 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.00%) Mathematics
8 30 (1.81%) Derivative
9 29 (1.75%) User Experience
10 28 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
11 23 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
12 21 (1.27%) EPoS
13 20 (1.21%) NHS
14 18 (1.09%) CMDB
14 18 (1.09%) Replication
15 17 (1.03%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.91%) Tandem
17 13 (0.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 873 (52.81%) Windows
2 324 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 231 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 151 (9.13%) Linux
5 149 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 135 (8.17%) Windows 7
7 98 (5.93%) Windows XP
8 94 (5.69%) Windows 8
9 69 (4.17%) UNIX
10 65 (3.93%) Windows Vista
11 54 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (2.00%) CentOS
13 24 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 17 (1.03%) Solaris
16 16 (0.97%) AIX
17 11 (0.67%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.60%) Android
19 8 (0.48%) Apple iOS
20 7 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (20.87%) ITIL
2 280 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (15.61%) MVC
4 130 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
5 119 (7.20%) Project Management
6 116 (7.02%) Scrum
7 108 (6.53%) TDD
8 84 (5.08%) CRM
9 82 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
10 81 (4.90%) Service Delivery
11 75 (4.54%) Service Management
11 75 (4.54%) Time Management
12 65 (3.93%) Web Application Development
13 62 (3.75%) Mentoring
14 58 (3.51%) SDLC
15 56 (3.39%) Software Testing
16 53 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
17 50 (3.02%) OO
18 49 (2.96%) Software Distribution
19 48 (2.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 472 (28.55%) SQL
2 429 (25.95%) C#
3 211 (12.76%) JavaScript
4 146 (8.83%) T-SQL
5 131 (7.92%) PowerShell
6 72 (4.36%) VB.NET
7 60 (3.63%) C++
8 47 (2.84%) C
9 44 (2.66%) Java
10 42 (2.54%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.42%) Perl
12 39 (2.36%) PHP
13 32 (1.94%) VBA
13 32 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 31 (1.88%) VB
14 31 (1.88%) Python
15 27 (1.63%) Ruby
16 20 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.85%) R
18 12 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 276 (16.70%) Security Cleared
2 264 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 190 (11.49%) Degree
4 182 (11.01%) SC Cleared
5 139 (8.41%) MCSE
6 125 (7.56%) DV Cleared
7 96 (5.81%) MCITP
8 95 (5.75%) MCP
9 74 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
10 62 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 62 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
11 61 (3.69%) CCA
11 61 (3.69%) CCNA
12 55 (3.33%) MCSA
13 50 (3.02%) MCTS
14 39 (2.36%) A+ Certification
15 24 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 23 (1.39%) CCNP
17 20 (1.21%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (9.80%) SLA
2 62 (3.75%) QA
3 17 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.79%) COBIT
6 5 (0.30%) HL7
7 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.060%) JSP 440
System Software
1 380 (22.99%) Active Directory
2 207 (12.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 92 (5.57%) vSphere
5 57 (3.45%) XenApp
6 55 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 35 (2.12%) VMware ESX
8 33 (2.00%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.09%) XenServer
11 16 (0.97%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (0.91%) vCloud
13 8 (0.48%) Oracle Clusterware
14 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.30%) Firmware
16 4 (0.24%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.24%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.18%) DFS Replication
18 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 98 (5.93%) SCCM
2 75 (4.54%) SCOM
3 30 (1.81%) NetBackup
4 26 (1.57%) Windows Intune
5 24 (1.45%) HP SIM
5 24 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
5 24 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 20 (1.21%) Puppet
7 18 (1.09%) EdgeSight
8 17 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 12 (0.73%) WSUS
10 11 (0.67%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.54%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.48%) Oracle Flashback
12 8 (0.48%) Data Guard
12 8 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.42%) DameWare
14 5 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 309 (18.69%) VMware
2 219 (13.25%) Citrix
3 161 (9.74%) Cisco
4 133 (8.05%) HP
5 109 (6.59%) Oracle
6 42 (2.54%) NetApp
7 39 (2.36%) IBM
8 33 (2.00%) Symantec
9 31 (1.88%) SAP
10 30 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 29 (1.75%) Remedy
12 24 (1.45%) LANDesk
13 20 (1.21%) Tableau
14 19 (1.15%) Avaya
14 19 (1.15%) AppSense
15 18 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.91%) Cognos
16 15 (0.91%) 3PAR
17 14 (0.85%) Borland
17 14 (0.85%) EMC
Andover, Hampshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £31200 per annum + Flexi Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
New Milton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago