The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 191 205 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.64% 26.45% 22.51%
As % of the Vendors category 57.19% 47.79% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 181 151 179
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +27.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Microsoft
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
334 429 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.58% 55.35% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 320 327 394
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Southampton region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Southampton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 215 (57.49%) Windows
2 205 (54.81%) MS Excel
3 150 (40.11%) SQL
4 127 (33.96%) Active Directory
5 119 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 109 (29.14%) SQL Server
7 94 (25.13%) VMware
8 87 (23.26%) .NET
8 87 (23.26%) MS Exchange
9 84 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 83 (22.19%) C#
11 75 (20.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 75 (20.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (17.91%) Citrix
13 60 (16.04%) MS Office
14 55 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 55 (14.71%) XenApp
15 54 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 49 (13.10%) SAN
16 49 (13.10%) IIS
17 46 (12.30%) Office 365
17 46 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 44 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
19 43 (11.50%) ASP.NET
20 42 (11.23%) JavaScript
21 40 (10.70%) jQuery
21 40 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 39 (10.43%) Degree
23 37 (9.89%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 87 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 75 (20.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 49 (13.10%) IIS
5 20 (5.35%) SharePoint
6 18 (4.81%) Skype for Business
7 10 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.53%) CMS
12 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 205 (54.81%) MS Excel
2 60 (16.04%) MS Office
3 9 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.53%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.53%) Tesseract
2 2 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.30%) Office 365
2 44 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.34%) SaaS
5 2 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 49 (13.10%) SAN
2 33 (8.82%) DNS
3 32 (8.56%) DHCP
4 29 (7.75%) Firewall
5 21 (5.61%) LAN
6 20 (5.35%) VPN
7 17 (4.55%) WAN
8 15 (4.01%) Wireless
9 14 (3.74%) Network Security
9 14 (3.74%) VoIP
10 13 (3.48%) NetScaler
11 9 (2.41%) TCP/IP
12 8 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (1.87%) BGP
13 7 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (1.87%) OSPF
13 7 (1.87%) VLAN
14 6 (1.60%) Intranet
15 4 (1.07%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (29.14%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (6.42%) MS Access
4 11 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.67%) OLAP
5 10 (2.67%) OLTP
6 7 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (0.80%) MySQL
9 3 (0.80%) Power BI
10 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.67%) Selenium
2 9 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.87%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 31 (8.29%) Retail
2 17 (4.55%) Finance
3 15 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.87%) Electronics
5 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Advertising
6 2 (0.53%) French Language
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (21.39%) Developer
2 73 (19.52%) Analyst
3 44 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 38 (10.16%) .NET Developer
5 36 (9.63%) Applications Support
5 36 (9.63%) IT Engineer
6 35 (9.36%) Consultant
7 34 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 32 (8.56%) Infrastructure Support
9 31 (8.29%) Support Engineer
10 30 (8.02%) C# Developer
11 28 (7.49%) C# Software Developer
11 28 (7.49%) Support Analyst
12 27 (7.22%) IT Support
13 25 (6.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 25 (6.68%) Service Analyst
13 25 (6.68%) Service Desk Analyst
14 24 (6.42%) .NET Software Developer
14 24 (6.42%) SQL Developer
15 23 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.26%) .NET
2 43 (11.50%) ASP.NET
3 40 (10.70%) jQuery
4 33 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (8.29%) .NET Framework
6 24 (6.42%) LINQ
7 22 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 18 (4.81%) HTML
9 17 (4.55%) CSS
10 8 (2.14%) XML
11 7 (1.87%) COM
12 5 (1.34%) CSS3
12 5 (1.34%) HTML5
13 3 (0.80%) WCF
13 3 (0.80%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 2 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (0.53%) WPF
14 2 (0.53%) XHTML
14 2 (0.53%) XSL
15 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.42%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.55%) Clustering
2 17 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.01%) EPoS
4 14 (3.74%) EFT
5 11 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.94%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.14%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.34%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.34%) Replication
8 5 (1.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.07%) PKI
10 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.80%) Statistics
11 1 (0.27%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.27%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.27%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 215 (57.49%) Windows
2 119 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 84 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (20.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (5.61%) Linux
7 14 (3.74%) Solaris
8 13 (3.48%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.21%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.60%) Android
10 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.34%) Unix
12 4 (1.07%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.07%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.07%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.27%) AIX
14 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (9.89%) MVC
2 33 (8.82%) Web Development
3 30 (8.02%) Time Management
4 27 (7.22%) Data Security
5 22 (5.88%) ITIL
6 20 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (5.35%) Project Management
7 17 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (3.74%) Business Development
8 14 (3.74%) CRM
8 14 (3.74%) Network Architecture
9 13 (3.48%) Refactoring
10 12 (3.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 12 (3.21%) Scrum
11 11 (2.94%) Analytics
11 11 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (2.94%) Change Management
11 11 (2.94%) Data Analytics
11 11 (2.94%) SDLC
11 11 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 150 (40.11%) SQL
2 83 (22.19%) C#
3 42 (11.23%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 26 (6.95%) PowerShell
6 23 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 14 (3.74%) Delphi
8 6 (1.60%) C
9 4 (1.07%) Java
9 4 (1.07%) VBScript
10 3 (0.80%) PHP
10 3 (0.80%) Python
10 3 (0.80%) VB
11 2 (0.53%) C++
11 2 (0.53%) Ruby
11 2 (0.53%) VBA
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (10.43%) Degree
3 28 (7.49%) MCSE
4 27 (7.22%) Security Cleared
5 25 (6.68%) SC Cleared
6 16 (4.28%) CCA
6 16 (4.28%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (4.01%) A+ Certification
7 15 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (4.01%) MCP
8 14 (3.74%) MCSA
9 9 (2.41%) CCNP
10 8 (2.14%) CCNA
11 7 (1.87%) ISEB
12 4 (1.07%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.07%) MCITP
13 3 (0.80%) CISSP
13 3 (0.80%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.89%) SLA
2 14 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.94%) QA
4 6 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.34%) COBIT
5 5 (1.34%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 127 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 55 (14.71%) XenApp
3 46 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (7.49%) XenDesktop
5 23 (6.15%) Hyper-V
6 14 (3.74%) vSphere
7 4 (1.07%) vCloud
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 16 (4.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (2.94%) DatAdvantage
3 11 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
3 11 (2.94%) SCOM
4 4 (1.07%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.53%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (25.13%) VMware
2 67 (17.91%) Citrix
3 35 (9.36%) Cisco
4 18 (4.81%) CA
4 18 (4.81%) HP
5 14 (3.74%) Barracuda Networks
5 14 (3.74%) EMC
5 14 (3.74%) F5
5 14 (3.74%) Stonesoft
6 11 (2.94%) Varonis
6 11 (2.94%) Wyse
7 10 (2.67%) Dell
8 9 (2.41%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (2.41%) Infoblox
8 9 (2.41%) RedGate
9 7 (1.87%) NetApp
9 7 (1.87%) NICE Systems
9 7 (1.87%) Sophos
10 5 (1.34%) 3PAR
10 5 (1.34%) Adobe
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