The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 March 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 9 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 104 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 21.05% 29.38% 27.80%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 49.29% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 54
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 136 211 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 42.11% 59.60% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 114 179 107
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -11.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Farnborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Farnborough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Farnborough over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Farnborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 86 (50.00%) C#
2 85 (49.42%) .NET
3 72 (41.86%) Windows
4 65 (37.79%) Visual Studio
5 61 (35.47%) SQL
6 60 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (33.14%) HTML
8 54 (31.40%) SQL Server
8 54 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
9 46 (26.74%) TDD
10 44 (25.58%) ASP.NET
11 43 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 39 (22.67%) MS Office
13 38 (22.09%) CSS
13 38 (22.09%) JavaScript
13 38 (22.09%) Active Directory
13 38 (22.09%) MVC
14 36 (20.93%) Finance
15 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
16 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
16 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
17 31 (18.02%) SC Cleared
18 30 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (17.44%) ITIL
19 29 (16.86%) Unit Testing
19 29 (16.86%) Windows Server 2012
20 28 (16.28%) VMware
21 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
22 26 (15.12%) Banking

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.07%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.74%) CMS
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.74%) WordPress
7 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.16%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.16%) TYPO3
7 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (22.67%) MS Office
2 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.65%) MS Project
4 3 (1.74%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 54 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.16%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.72%) Firewall
2 11 (6.40%) SAN
3 9 (5.23%) LAN
3 9 (5.23%) WAN
4 4 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.74%) DHCP
5 3 (1.74%) DNS
5 3 (1.74%) HTTP
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (37.79%) Visual Studio
2 30 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.49%) Selenium
5 5 (2.91%) WatiN
6 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.58%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (20.93%) Finance
2 26 (15.12%) Banking
3 25 (14.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.07%) Publishing
5 5 (2.91%) Retail
6 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 59 (34.30%) Developer
2 42 (24.42%) Support Engineer
3 34 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 28 (16.28%) C# Developer
5 25 (14.53%) Software Developer
6 24 (13.95%) .NET Software Developer
7 18 (10.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 18 (10.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 18 (10.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (9.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (9.30%) Applications Developer
10 14 (8.14%) Software Engineer
11 13 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (7.56%) C# Application Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Analyst
12 10 (5.81%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (49.42%) .NET
2 57 (33.14%) HTML
3 44 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 43 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 38 (22.09%) CSS
6 27 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (13.37%) XML
8 22 (12.79%) WPF
9 21 (12.21%) WinForms
10 13 (7.56%) jQuery
11 9 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (2.91%) WCF
14 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 4 (2.33%) XSL
15 3 (1.74%) .NET Core
15 3 (1.74%) JSON
15 3 (1.74%) Middleware
15 3 (1.74%) NHibernate
15 3 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.07%) Driving Licence
2 7 (4.07%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (2.91%) BBC
3 5 (2.91%) CCTV
4 4 (2.33%) Clustering
5 3 (1.74%) Blog
5 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.74%) NHS
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.58%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (41.86%) Windows
2 29 (16.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.63%) Windows XP
4 18 (10.47%) Windows 8
5 17 (9.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 15 (8.72%) Windows 7
7 14 (8.14%) Linux
8 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (4.65%) Windows 10
9 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.65%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.49%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.74%) Android
11 3 (1.74%) Unix
12 2 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) TDD
3 38 (22.09%) MVC
4 30 (17.44%) ITIL
5 29 (16.86%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.47%) Automated Testing
7 17 (9.88%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.56%) User Stories
9 12 (6.98%) Time Management
10 10 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.23%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (4.65%) Change Management
12 8 (4.65%) DevOps
13 7 (4.07%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (3.49%) CRM
14 6 (3.49%) Incident Management
14 6 (3.49%) Project Management
14 6 (3.49%) Scrum
14 6 (3.49%) Service Management
15 5 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.00%) C#
2 61 (35.47%) SQL
3 38 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 11 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.33%) VB
7 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.58%) ABAP
8 1 (0.58%) C
8 1 (0.58%) C++
8 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (18.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (13.95%) Degree
4 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.23%) CCNA
5 9 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.65%) ISTQB
7 7 (4.07%) MCSA
8 6 (3.49%) ISEB
9 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.16%) MCSE
10 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.58%) CCNP
11 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) QA
1 7 (4.07%) SLA
2 4 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.47%) Hyper-V
3 17 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.81%) vSphere
5 4 (2.33%) vCloud
6 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) VMware
2 10 (5.81%) Dell
2 10 (5.81%) LANDesk
3 9 (5.23%) Dell Compellent
4 8 (4.65%) Juniper
4 8 (4.65%) NetApp
5 6 (3.49%) SAP
6 5 (2.91%) Cisco
6 5 (2.91%) Sony
7 4 (2.33%) Citrix
8 3 (1.74%) IBM
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle
8 3 (1.74%) Virgin Media
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.58%) Remedy
10 1 (0.58%) Sun
10 1 (0.58%) Wyse
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 22 days ago