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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 200 219 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.57% 25.06% 15.97%
As % of the Vendors category 53.76% 43.98% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 173 134
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
372 498 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 45.70% 56.98% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 360 379 352
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £23,750 £22,510
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 203 (55.77%) Windows
2 199 (54.67%) MS Excel
3 136 (37.36%) Active Directory
4 129 (35.44%) Windows Server
5 128 (35.16%) SQL
6 108 (29.67%) SQL Server
7 105 (28.85%) VMware
8 93 (25.55%) MS Exchange
9 92 (25.27%) .NET
10 84 (23.08%) C#
11 83 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 80 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 77 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 72 (19.78%) Citrix
15 64 (17.58%) ASP.NET
16 62 (17.03%) JavaScript
16 62 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2013
17 59 (16.21%) XenApp
18 56 (15.38%) jQuery
19 55 (15.11%) SAN
20 53 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 51 (14.01%) MVC
22 50 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
23 48 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
24 47 (12.91%) Office 365
25 45 (12.36%) Web Development
26 44 (12.09%) XenDesktop
26 44 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
26 44 (12.09%) MS Office
27 43 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003

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 93 (25.55%) MS Exchange
2 80 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (8.24%) IIS
5 21 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 15 (4.12%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 199 (54.67%) MS Excel
2 44 (12.09%) MS Office
3 9 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.82%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.55%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.55%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.55%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (12.91%) Office 365
3 19 (5.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.11%) SAN
2 33 (9.07%) DNS
3 32 (8.79%) DHCP
4 30 (8.24%) Firewall
5 17 (4.67%) VPN
6 16 (4.40%) LAN
7 15 (4.12%) WAN
8 13 (3.57%) TCP/IP
9 12 (3.30%) VoIP
10 11 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (3.02%) Network Security
10 11 (3.02%) Wireless
11 9 (2.47%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.92%) VLAN
13 5 (1.37%) Intranet
13 5 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.82%) BGP
14 3 (0.82%) OSPF
14 3 (0.82%) SSL
14 3 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.47%) MS Access
7 7 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (0.82%) MySQL
10 3 (0.82%) Power BI
11 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.55%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.27%) OLAP
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.82%) Selenium
4 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (6.32%) Retail
2 14 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.75%) Finance
4 7 (1.92%) Electronics
5 3 (0.82%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) Advertising
6 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Hebrew Language
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (23.35%) Developer
2 62 (17.03%) Analyst
3 40 (10.99%) Software Developer
4 39 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 39 (10.71%) Consultant
5 33 (9.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 32 (8.79%) Infrastructure Support
6 32 (8.79%) IT Engineer
7 31 (8.52%) Administrator
8 30 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (7.97%) IT Support
10 25 (6.87%) IT Consultant
11 23 (6.32%) Applications Support
12 22 (6.04%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
12 22 (6.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (6.04%) Service Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) Service Desk Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) Support Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) Support Consultant
13 21 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (25.27%) .NET
2 64 (17.58%) ASP.NET
3 56 (15.38%) jQuery
4 44 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 39 (10.71%) LINQ
7 35 (9.62%) Entity Framework
8 22 (6.04%) HTML
9 21 (5.77%) CSS
10 11 (3.02%) COM
11 10 (2.75%) XML
12 5 (1.37%) RESTful
12 5 (1.37%) WCF
13 4 (1.10%) Web Services
13 4 (1.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 3 (0.82%) NHibernate
14 3 (0.82%) REST
14 3 (0.82%) SOAP
14 3 (0.82%) STL
14 3 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.02%) Private Cloud
3 10 (2.75%) EPoS
4 9 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.20%) Clustering
5 8 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.20%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.65%) EFT
7 6 (1.65%) PKI
7 6 (1.65%) User Experience
8 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.55%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) Statistics
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.27%) Informatics
11 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 203 (55.77%) Windows
2 129 (35.44%) Windows Server
3 83 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (9.89%) Linux
7 23 (6.32%) Solaris
8 13 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.20%) Android
10 8 (2.20%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.92%) Unix
11 7 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.27%) AIX
14 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (14.01%) MVC
2 45 (12.36%) Web Development
3 38 (10.44%) ITIL
4 19 (5.22%) CRM
5 17 (4.67%) Time Management
6 16 (4.40%) Data Security
7 15 (4.12%) Project Management
8 14 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (3.85%) Workflow
9 13 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (3.57%) ERP
10 12 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (3.30%) Capacity Management
10 12 (3.30%) ETL
10 12 (3.30%) Service Management
11 11 (3.02%) Incident Management
12 10 (2.75%) Migration
12 10 (2.75%) Scrum
13 9 (2.47%) Network Architecture
14 8 (2.20%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (35.16%) SQL
2 84 (23.08%) C#
3 62 (17.03%) JavaScript
4 36 (9.89%) VB.NET
5 27 (7.42%) PowerShell
6 17 (4.67%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.20%) VBScript
8 6 (1.65%) Delphi
9 5 (1.37%) C++
9 5 (1.37%) Java
10 4 (1.10%) C
10 4 (1.10%) Python
11 3 (0.82%) PHP
12 2 (0.55%) Ruby
12 2 (0.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.27%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 53 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 34 (9.34%) MCSE
4 30 (8.24%) SC Cleared
5 18 (4.95%) Degree
6 14 (3.85%) A+ Certification
7 11 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.02%) MCP
8 8 (2.20%) CCA
8 8 (2.20%) CCNP
8 8 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.92%) CCNA
10 6 (1.65%) MCSA
11 5 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.82%) CCDA
12 3 (0.82%) CCDP
12 3 (0.82%) ISEB
13 2 (0.55%) CCEA
13 2 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.07%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.37%) QA
4 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 136 (37.36%) Active Directory
2 59 (16.21%) XenApp
3 50 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (12.09%) XenDesktop
5 30 (8.24%) vSphere
6 21 (5.77%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.75%) vCloud
8 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (6.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (2.47%) SCOM
3 7 (1.92%) DatAdvantage
3 7 (1.92%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.10%) SCCM
5 2 (0.55%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (28.85%) VMware
2 72 (19.78%) Citrix
3 34 (9.34%) Cisco
4 27 (7.42%) HP
5 23 (6.32%) EMC
6 15 (4.12%) CA
7 14 (3.85%) Oracle
8 13 (3.57%) NetApp
8 13 (3.57%) SAP
9 11 (3.02%) 3PAR
9 11 (3.02%) Cyber-Ark
9 11 (3.02%) Infoblox
10 9 (2.47%) Barracuda Networks
10 9 (2.47%) F5
10 9 (2.47%) Stonesoft
11 8 (2.20%) IFS
11 8 (2.20%) NICE Systems
11 8 (2.20%) Sophos
12 7 (1.92%) Varonis
12 7 (1.92%) Wyse
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