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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 175 189 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.84% 25.85% 22.79%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 49.61% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 167 149 185
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
350 381 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.68% 52.12% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 334 301 400
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 216 (57.45%) Windows
2 205 (54.52%) MS Excel
3 148 (39.36%) SQL
4 121 (32.18%) Active Directory
5 110 (29.26%) SQL Server
6 107 (28.46%) Windows Server
7 94 (25.00%) VMware
8 82 (21.81%) C#
9 81 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 80 (21.28%) .NET
11 77 (20.48%) MS Exchange
12 74 (19.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 66 (17.55%) Citrix
14 63 (16.76%) MS Office
15 62 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
16 57 (15.16%) Degree
17 55 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 52 (13.83%) XenApp
19 50 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 50 (13.30%) IIS
20 49 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2013
21 46 (12.23%) SAN
21 46 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
22 44 (11.70%) Office 365
23 42 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
24 41 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 40 (10.64%) T-SQL
26 39 (10.37%) Retail
27 38 (10.11%) Time Management
28 37 (9.84%) SLA

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 77 (20.48%) MS Exchange
2 62 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (13.30%) IIS
4 49 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (6.12%) Skype for Business
6 20 (5.32%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.53%) CMS
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 205 (54.52%) MS Excel
2 63 (16.76%) MS Office
3 10 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.80%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.53%) Tesseract
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.70%) Office 365
2 42 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.23%) SAN
2 29 (7.71%) DNS
3 28 (7.45%) DHCP
3 28 (7.45%) Firewall
4 20 (5.32%) LAN
5 19 (5.05%) VPN
6 16 (4.26%) WAN
6 16 (4.26%) Wireless
7 14 (3.72%) NetScaler
7 14 (3.72%) VoIP
8 13 (3.46%) Network Security
9 10 (2.66%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (1.86%) BGP
11 7 (1.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (1.86%) OSPF
11 7 (1.86%) VLAN
12 6 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.60%) SSL
13 5 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (7.71%) MS Access
4 14 (3.72%) OLAP
4 14 (3.72%) OLTP
5 12 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (0.80%) Power BI
13 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.53%) MySQL
13 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.27%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (3.72%) Selenium
2 12 (3.19%) SoapUI
3 9 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 39 (10.37%) Retail
2 19 (5.05%) Finance
3 15 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.86%) Electronics
5 3 (0.80%) Back Office
5 3 (0.80%) Legal
5 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.53%) Advertising
6 2 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (21.54%) Analyst
2 72 (19.15%) Developer
3 43 (11.44%) Software Developer
4 39 (10.37%) Applications Support
5 37 (9.84%) Consultant
6 34 (9.04%) .NET Developer
6 34 (9.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 33 (8.78%) Support Engineer
8 30 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 30 (7.98%) IT Engineer
8 30 (7.98%) Support Analyst
9 29 (7.71%) C# Software Developer
9 29 (7.71%) Infrastructure Support
9 29 (7.71%) Service Analyst
9 29 (7.71%) Service Desk Analyst
10 26 (6.91%) SQL Developer
11 25 (6.65%) .NET Software Developer
12 24 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (6.12%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (21.28%) .NET
2 34 (9.04%) ASP.NET
3 30 (7.98%) jQuery
4 26 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 16 (4.26%) HTML
7 15 (3.99%) CSS
7 15 (3.99%) LINQ
8 14 (3.72%) Entity Framework
9 8 (2.13%) COM
10 6 (1.60%) XML
11 5 (1.33%) CSS3
11 5 (1.33%) HTML5
12 3 (0.80%) Web Services
13 2 (0.53%) WCF
13 2 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 2 (0.53%) WPF
13 2 (0.53%) XHTML
13 2 (0.53%) XSL
14 1 (0.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.32%) Clustering
3 18 (4.79%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.52%) EFT
4 17 (4.52%) EPoS
5 12 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.19%) Fat Client
5 12 (3.19%) Thin Client
6 8 (2.13%) e-Learning
7 7 (1.86%) Replication
8 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.33%) User Experience
9 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) Statistics
9 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.53%) PKI
11 1 (0.27%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 216 (57.45%) Windows
2 107 (28.46%) Windows Server
3 81 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (19.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (4.79%) Linux
7 13 (3.46%) Windows XP
8 11 (2.93%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.39%) Solaris
10 7 (1.86%) Android
10 7 (1.86%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.86%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 6 (1.60%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.06%) Unix
12 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.80%) Fedora
13 3 (0.80%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (10.11%) Time Management
2 29 (7.71%) MVC
3 27 (7.18%) Data Security
4 25 (6.65%) ITIL
4 25 (6.65%) Web Development
5 23 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (5.85%) Project Management
7 17 (4.52%) TDD
8 16 (4.26%) Business Development
8 16 (4.26%) Refactoring
9 15 (3.99%) Scrum
9 15 (3.99%) SDLC
9 15 (3.99%) Software Engineering
10 14 (3.72%) BDD
10 14 (3.72%) Change Management
10 14 (3.72%) Data Analysis
10 14 (3.72%) Network Architecture
11 13 (3.46%) Performance Testing
11 13 (3.46%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (39.36%) SQL
2 82 (21.81%) C#
3 40 (10.64%) T-SQL
4 33 (8.78%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 17 (4.52%) Delphi
7 15 (3.99%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.66%) C
9 7 (1.86%) Java
10 6 (1.60%) PHP
10 6 (1.60%) Python
11 4 (1.06%) Ruby
12 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.80%) VB
13 2 (0.53%) VBA
13 2 (0.53%) VBScript
14 1 (0.27%) C++
14 1 (0.27%) F#
14 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (15.16%) Degree
2 55 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 31 (8.24%) SC Cleared
5 28 (7.45%) MCSE
6 21 (5.59%) CCA
6 21 (5.59%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (4.26%) MCP
9 15 (3.99%) A+ Certification
9 15 (3.99%) MCSA
10 11 (2.93%) CCNA
11 10 (2.66%) ISEB
12 9 (2.39%) CCNP
13 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
14 4 (1.06%) MCITP
15 3 (0.80%) CISSP
15 3 (0.80%) MCDBA
16 2 (0.53%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.84%) SLA
2 17 (4.52%) QA
3 14 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.33%) COBIT
5 5 (1.33%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 121 (32.18%) Active Directory
2 52 (13.83%) XenApp
3 50 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (7.18%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.05%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.39%) vSphere
7 2 (0.53%) vCloud
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (3.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 14 (3.72%) SCOM
4 12 (3.19%) DatAdvantage
4 12 (3.19%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.80%) Ansible
5 3 (0.80%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.80%) Puppet
6 2 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.53%) SCCM
6 2 (0.53%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (25.00%) VMware
2 66 (17.55%) Citrix
3 35 (9.31%) Cisco
4 16 (4.26%) CA
4 16 (4.26%) HP
5 14 (3.72%) Barracuda Networks
5 14 (3.72%) F5
5 14 (3.72%) Stonesoft
6 12 (3.19%) Varonis
6 12 (3.19%) Wyse
7 11 (2.93%) Dell
7 11 (2.93%) EMC
8 9 (2.39%) RedGate
9 7 (1.86%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (1.86%) Infoblox
9 7 (1.86%) NetApp
9 7 (1.86%) NICE Systems
10 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.33%) Sophos
12 4 (1.06%) Adobe
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + shift uplift
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £24000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28200 - £306000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago