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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 5 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 154 176 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.56% 22.14% 18.62%
As % of the Vendors category 49.84% 46.81% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 147 175 154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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
309 376 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.28% 47.30% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 270 366 429
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 19 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 139 (55.60%) Windows
2 124 (49.60%) MS Excel
3 110 (44.00%) SQL
4 93 (37.20%) SQL Server
5 79 (31.60%) C#
6 73 (29.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (25.20%) Office 365
7 63 (25.20%) VMware
8 54 (21.60%) .NET
9 52 (20.80%) Active Directory
10 45 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (16.40%) Degree
12 40 (16.00%) MS Exchange
13 38 (15.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 37 (14.80%) CSS
14 37 (14.80%) SAN
15 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (14.00%) MS Office
17 34 (13.60%) VoIP
17 34 (13.60%) Test Scripting
18 33 (13.20%) HTML
18 33 (13.20%) Citrix
18 33 (13.20%) Windows Server
19 32 (12.80%) Computer Science
19 32 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (12.80%) Windows 7
20 31 (12.40%) Hyper-V
20 31 (12.40%) Linux
21 30 (12.00%) T-SQL
21 30 (12.00%) Project Management

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 40 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (4.40%) IIS
5 8 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.00%) CMS
7 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.60%) MS Project Server
8 3 (1.20%) Drupal
8 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.40%) Kentico
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 124 (49.60%) MS Excel
2 35 (14.00%) MS Office
3 9 (3.60%) MS Project
4 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.80%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 63 (25.20%) Office 365
2 22 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.20%) SaaS
5 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.80%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.80%) SAN
2 34 (13.60%) VoIP
3 18 (7.20%) DNS
4 15 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.60%) Internet
5 14 (5.60%) Network Security
6 12 (4.80%) HTTP
6 12 (4.80%) VPN
7 11 (4.40%) Firewall
8 9 (3.60%) LAN
9 6 (2.40%) DHCP
9 6 (2.40%) SSL
9 6 (2.40%) WAN
10 4 (1.60%) PPP
10 4 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.20%) Intranet
11 3 (1.20%) LDAP
12 2 (0.80%) DSL
12 2 (0.80%) IPsec
12 2 (0.80%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.40%) MS Access
3 15 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.60%) MySQL
5 9 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.00%) Big Data
7 5 (2.00%) Power BI
7 5 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.60%) QlikView
8 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.20%) OLAP
9 3 (1.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Git (software)
1 12 (4.80%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.20%) Selenium
5 7 (2.80%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.20%) Subversion
6 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.20%) Trac
General
1 24 (9.60%) Finance
2 19 (7.60%) Retail
3 7 (2.80%) Electronics
3 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.40%) Back Office
5 4 (1.60%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
6 3 (1.20%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (20.40%) Consultant
2 42 (16.80%) Developer
3 28 (11.20%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.00%) IT Support
5 22 (8.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 20 (8.00%) Analyst
6 20 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 19 (7.60%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.60%) C# Developer
7 19 (7.60%) Implementation Consultant
7 19 (7.60%) IT Engineer
7 19 (7.60%) IT Support Engineer
7 19 (7.60%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) Administrator
8 17 (6.80%) Software Consultant
9 15 (6.00%) SQL Developer
10 14 (5.60%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 13 (5.20%) DBA
11 13 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.60%) .NET
2 37 (14.80%) CSS
3 33 (13.20%) HTML
4 20 (8.00%) Web Services
5 19 (7.60%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.00%) WPF
7 10 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (4.00%) WCF
7 10 (4.00%) XML
8 7 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.60%) COM
9 4 (1.60%) jQuery
10 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.20%) Ember.js
10 3 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.20%) MSMQ
10 3 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.80%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.00%) Clustering
3 5 (2.00%) Statistics
3 5 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.60%) User Experience
5 3 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.20%) EPoS
5 3 (1.20%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.20%) Replication
5 3 (1.20%) Robotics
6 2 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.80%) IPTV
6 2 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.40%) CMDB
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 139 (55.60%) Windows
2 73 (29.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (15.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (13.20%) Windows Server
5 32 (12.80%) Windows 7
6 31 (12.40%) Linux
7 29 (11.60%) Windows 10
8 19 (7.60%) Mac OS X
9 15 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (4.80%) CentOS
10 12 (4.80%) Fedora
10 12 (4.80%) FreeBSD
11 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.80%) Android
12 7 (2.80%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.80%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.40%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.20%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.20%) VMS
14 3 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (13.60%) Test Scripting
3 30 (12.00%) Project Management
4 29 (11.60%) Web Development
5 26 (10.40%) TDD
6 23 (9.20%) Software Engineering
7 21 (8.40%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 19 (7.60%) MVC
9 18 (7.20%) Coaching
10 17 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.80%) Time Management
11 16 (6.40%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.40%) Scrum
11 16 (6.40%) SDLC
12 15 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.00%) DevOps
12 15 (6.00%) ITIL
13 12 (4.80%) OO
13 12 (4.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 110 (44.00%) SQL
2 79 (31.60%) C#
3 30 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 28 (11.20%) PowerShell
5 21 (8.40%) C++
6 19 (7.60%) Java
7 16 (6.40%) Python
8 15 (6.00%) PHP
8 15 (6.00%) Ruby
9 12 (4.80%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.20%) JavaScript
10 8 (3.20%) VBScript
11 7 (2.80%) C
12 3 (1.20%) F#
12 3 (1.20%) Perl
12 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.80%) VBA
14 1 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 41 (16.40%) Degree
2 29 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (10.00%) MCSE
4 22 (8.80%) CCA
4 22 (8.80%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (5.20%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.20%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.00%) MCSA
7 6 (2.40%) ISEB
8 5 (2.00%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.20%) CCNA
9 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.20%) HNC
9 3 (1.20%) HND
9 3 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.80%) MCITP
10 2 (0.80%) MCTS
11 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.60%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.80%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 52 (20.80%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.80%) XenApp
5 2 (0.80%) KVM
5 2 (0.80%) NFS
5 2 (0.80%) oVirt
5 2 (0.80%) pfSense
5 2 (0.80%) Samba
5 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.40%) NDS
6 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (6.00%) Puppet
2 12 (4.80%) Ansible
3 8 (3.20%) SCOM
4 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (2.00%) SCCM
4 5 (2.00%) WSUS
5 4 (1.60%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (1.20%) FreeIPA
6 3 (1.20%) Kibana
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.20%) Nagios
7 2 (0.80%) Bacula
7 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 63 (25.20%) VMware
2 33 (13.20%) Citrix
3 18 (7.20%) Dell
4 15 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.80%) Oracle
6 6 (2.40%) HP
7 5 (2.00%) Cisco
8 4 (1.60%) Infor
8 4 (1.60%) Mitel
8 4 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.60%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.80%) Apple
9 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.80%) Avaya
9 2 (0.80%) CA
9 2 (0.80%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.80%) Google
9 2 (0.80%) Infoblox
9 2 (0.80%) NEC
9 2 (0.80%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and good holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive plus 13.5% shift allowance & 5% on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago