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 27 June 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.

Microsoft
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 9 2
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 67 64 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 26.17% 17.83% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 43.79% 37.43% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 94
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 153 171 269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 59.77% 47.63% 76.64%
Number of salaries quoted 125 139 221
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (46.27%) .NET
2 60 (44.78%) C#
3 50 (37.31%) Windows
4 40 (29.85%) HTML
5 38 (28.36%) SQL
5 38 (28.36%) Active Directory
6 37 (27.61%) Visual Studio
7 36 (26.87%) SQL Server
7 36 (26.87%) ASP.NET
8 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
9 34 (25.37%) VMware
10 32 (23.88%) MVC
10 32 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (22.39%) .NET Framework
12 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
12 28 (20.90%) CSS
13 27 (20.15%) TDD
13 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (19.40%) SC Cleared
15 25 (18.66%) MS Exchange
16 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
16 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (14.93%) Dell
18 19 (14.18%) Juniper
19 18 (13.43%) Cisco
19 18 (13.43%) Finance
19 18 (13.43%) Degree
20 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Co-occurring 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 25 (18.66%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.73%) IIS
5 3 (2.24%) CMS
5 3 (2.24%) WordPress
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.49%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.49%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.46%) Office 365
3 4 (2.99%) IaaS
3 4 (2.99%) PaaS
4 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) DNS
2 12 (8.96%) DHCP
2 12 (8.96%) WAN
3 11 (8.21%) SAN
4 10 (7.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (7.46%) Firewall
5 9 (6.72%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (5.22%) LAN
7 6 (4.48%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (3.73%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (3.73%) DSL
8 5 (3.73%) Ethernet
8 5 (3.73%) MPLS
8 5 (3.73%) SSL
8 5 (3.73%) VoIP
8 5 (3.73%) VPN
9 3 (2.24%) Wireless
10 2 (1.49%) HTTP
11 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (27.61%) Visual Studio
2 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 18 (13.43%) Finance
2 16 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.45%) Banking
4 5 (3.73%) German Language
5 3 (2.24%) Publishing
6 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (33.58%) Developer
2 28 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 25 (18.66%) C# Developer
4 22 (16.42%) Software Developer
4 22 (16.42%) Support Engineer
5 17 (12.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (8.21%) Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) Network Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Applications Developer
8 9 (6.72%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Architect
10 7 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.22%) C# Application Developer
10 7 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (46.27%) .NET
2 40 (29.85%) HTML
3 36 (26.87%) ASP.NET
4 30 (22.39%) .NET Framework
5 28 (20.90%) CSS
6 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (11.19%) WPF
8 13 (9.70%) WinForms
9 12 (8.96%) jQuery
9 12 (8.96%) XML
10 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.24%) .NET Core
14 2 (1.49%) Middleware
14 2 (1.49%) WCF
14 2 (1.49%) Web Services
14 2 (1.49%) XSL
15 1 (0.75%) Java EE
15 1 (0.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.73%) Clustering
2 5 (3.73%) Replication
3 4 (2.99%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.99%) NHS
4 3 (2.24%) BBC
4 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) CCTV
5 2 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.75%) PDA
6 1 (0.75%) VHDL
6 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (37.31%) Windows
2 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.19%) Linux
5 14 (10.45%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.21%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.72%) CentOS
7 9 (6.72%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.97%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.73%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.24%) Unix
13 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) MVC
2 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.15%) TDD
4 16 (11.94%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.96%) ITIL
6 9 (6.72%) Migration
6 9 (6.72%) Test Automation
7 8 (5.97%) Boundary Protection
7 8 (5.97%) Time Management
8 7 (5.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.22%) User Stories
9 6 (4.48%) DevOps
9 6 (4.48%) Integration Testing
9 6 (4.48%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.48%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.73%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (3.73%) High Availability
10 5 (3.73%) Server Building
10 5 (3.73%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.78%) C#
2 38 (28.36%) SQL
3 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) Java
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 26 (19.40%) SC Cleared
3 18 (13.43%) Degree
4 9 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.22%) CCIE
5 7 (5.22%) MCSE
6 6 (4.48%) CCNA
7 5 (3.73%) MCITP
7 5 (3.73%) MCP
7 5 (3.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.49%) CCDP
9 2 (1.49%) CCNP
9 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.49%) LPIC
9 2 (1.49%) MCSA
9 2 (1.49%) OSCP
9 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.49%) PMO
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (28.36%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.73%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.99%) vCloud
5 4 (2.99%) vSphere
6 2 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (10.45%) vCenter Server
2 5 (3.73%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) VMware
2 20 (14.93%) Dell
3 19 (14.18%) Juniper
4 18 (13.43%) Cisco
5 12 (8.96%) Dell Compellent
6 9 (6.72%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.73%) Draytek
7 5 (3.73%) HP
7 5 (3.73%) ProCurve
7 5 (3.73%) SonicWALL
7 5 (3.73%) Symantec
7 5 (3.73%) Veeam
7 5 (3.73%) Veritas
7 5 (3.73%) WatchGuard
7 5 (3.73%) ZyXEL
8 4 (2.99%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.99%) NetApp
8 4 (2.99%) Virgin Media
9 3 (2.24%) Sony
10 2 (1.49%) Citrix
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