The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 75 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 26.09% 29.18% 17.85%
As % of the Vendors category 43.64% 55.97% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Winchester region.

Vendors Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 134 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 59.78% 52.14% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 104 127 192
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Winchester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Winchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 49 (49.00%) MS Excel
2 48 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 44 (44.00%) C#
4 41 (41.00%) .NET
5 40 (40.00%) Windows
5 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
7 29 (29.00%) HTML
8 27 (27.00%) MVC
9 26 (26.00%) VMware
10 25 (25.00%) CSS
11 24 (24.00%) Finance
12 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
12 22 (22.00%) Citrix
13 21 (21.00%) Cisco
14 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (18.00%) SQL
16 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
17 14 (14.00%) Scrum
17 14 (14.00%) NHibernate
17 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (14.00%) Hyper-V
18 13 (13.00%) Degree
18 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (12.00%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 49 (49.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS Project
4 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Force.com
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) NAS
1 3 (3.00%) Firewall
1 3 (3.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) 4G
3 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.00%) 3G
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) NUnit
1 12 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (12.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (3.00%) Selenium
4 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.00%) Moq
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (10.00%) Graduate
3 10 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 10 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 10 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Junior
5 8 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.00%) .NET
2 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (29.00%) HTML
4 25 (25.00%) CSS
5 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (14.00%) NHibernate
7 12 (12.00%) MonoRail
7 12 (12.00%) jQuery
7 12 (12.00%) WCF
7 12 (12.00%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (7.00%) COM
9 4 (4.00%) WinForms
9 4 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.00%) WPF
10 3 (3.00%) Silverlight
10 3 (3.00%) HTML5
11 2 (2.00%) XML
11 2 (2.00%) XSLT
11 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Tandem
2 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) Kindle
4 3 (3.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) MVC
2 14 (14.00%) Scrum
3 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.00%) TDD
4 12 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.00%) ETL
7 6 (6.00%) Project Management
7 6 (6.00%) Web Development
8 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (3.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.00%) C#
2 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.00%) SQL
4 12 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.00%) Java
5 11 (11.00%) C++
6 4 (4.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) Ruby
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
8 2 (2.00%) VB
8 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.00%) VB6
8 2 (2.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) MCP
4 2 (2.00%) MCAD
4 2 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.00%) MCDST
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
1 3 (3.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.00%) XenServer
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) VMware
2 22 (22.00%) Citrix
3 21 (21.00%) Cisco
4 6 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) BT
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Apple
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago