Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 162 221 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 23.82% 28.81% 24.81%
As % of the Vendors category 44.02% 49.22% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 113 180 158
Farnborough median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £53,750 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Farnborough.

All Vendors
Farnborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 368 449 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 54.12% 58.54% 67.64%
Number of salaries quoted 238 355 366
Farnborough median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £61,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +5.39%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Farnborough.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 64 (39.51%) Active Directory
2 58 (35.80%) Windows
2 58 (35.80%) VMware
3 48 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (29.01%) MS Exchange
5 46 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (25.93%) C#
6 42 (25.93%) .NET
7 41 (25.31%) HTML
8 36 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 34 (20.99%) Firewall
9 34 (20.99%) Dell
9 34 (20.99%) Cisco
9 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
10 32 (19.75%) Juniper
10 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (19.14%) SQL
11 31 (19.14%) SC Cleared
12 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (18.52%) vCenter Server
13 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
13 29 (17.90%) MVC
14 28 (17.28%) ASP.NET
14 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (16.67%) CSS
15 27 (16.67%) Visual Studio
15 27 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
16 26 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification

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 47 (29.01%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (11.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) SAP EWM
2 4 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.47%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 48 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.11%) Office 365
3 13 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.47%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.62%) IaaS
7 1 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.99%) Firewall
2 23 (14.20%) WAN
3 16 (9.88%) Remote Desktop
4 14 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (8.64%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (8.64%) DSL
4 14 (8.64%) Ethernet
4 14 (8.64%) MPLS
4 14 (8.64%) SSL
4 14 (8.64%) VoIP
4 14 (8.64%) VPN
5 11 (6.79%) LDAP
5 11 (6.79%) SMTP
6 10 (6.17%) DNS
6 10 (6.17%) SAN
7 9 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (5.56%) DHCP
7 9 (5.56%) LAN
8 7 (4.32%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (3.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) MySQL
5 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.09%) eCATT
2 5 (3.09%) LSMW
3 4 (2.47%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.23%) Subversion
5 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.62%) NUnit
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 19 (11.73%) Publishing
2 11 (6.79%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.17%) Finance
4 9 (5.56%) Retail
5 7 (4.32%) Billing
6 5 (3.09%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.85%) German Language
7 3 (1.85%) Legal
8 2 (1.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 35 (21.60%) Consultant
2 31 (19.14%) Developer
3 22 (13.58%) Analyst
4 21 (12.96%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.96%) Support Engineer
5 18 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 18 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.64%) IT Consultant
7 14 (8.64%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (8.02%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.02%) VMware Consultant
8 13 (8.02%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 12 (7.41%) IT Analyst
10 11 (6.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) Blue Coat Consultant
11 10 (6.17%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.93%) .NET
2 41 (25.31%) HTML
3 28 (17.28%) ASP.NET
4 27 (16.67%) CSS
5 23 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (12.96%) .NET Framework
7 8 (4.94%) Web Services
8 7 (4.32%) jQuery
8 7 (4.32%) XML
9 5 (3.09%) EDI
9 5 (3.09%) IDoc
10 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.47%) HTML5
10 4 (2.47%) JSON
11 3 (1.85%) XSL
12 2 (1.23%) Ajax
12 2 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
12 2 (1.23%) OSGi
12 2 (1.23%) Vaadin
13 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.11%) Clustering
2 15 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.64%) Replication
4 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (3.09%) LIMS
8 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.47%) VHDL
9 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.85%) PKI
10 2 (1.23%) BBC
10 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.23%) PDA
11 1 (0.62%) CCTV
11 1 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.62%) Fintech
11 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (35.80%) Windows
2 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (15.43%) Windows Server
5 21 (12.96%) Linux
6 14 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (6.79%) CentOS
7 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.17%) Apple iOS
8 10 (6.17%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.23%) Unix
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.90%) MVC
3 23 (14.20%) Integration Testing
3 23 (14.20%) TDD
4 21 (12.96%) Migration
5 18 (11.11%) ITIL
6 15 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (8.64%) High Availability
7 14 (8.64%) Load Balancing
7 14 (8.64%) Problem Management
7 14 (8.64%) Server Building
7 14 (8.64%) Service Delivery
8 13 (8.02%) Presales
9 11 (6.79%) Change Control
9 11 (6.79%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (6.79%) Disk Encryption
10 10 (6.17%) Software License Management
11 9 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
12 8 (4.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.93%) C#
2 36 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 31 (19.14%) SQL
4 20 (12.35%) PowerShell
5 9 (5.56%) ABAP
6 5 (3.09%) Delphi
7 3 (1.85%) C
7 3 (1.85%) Java
7 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.23%) Perl
8 2 (1.23%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.62%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
2 31 (19.14%) SC Cleared
3 26 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (12.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (11.11%) CCNA
6 18 (11.11%) MCSE
7 17 (10.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (9.26%) MCITP
8 15 (9.26%) MCP
9 14 (8.64%) CCIE
10 9 (5.56%) Degree
11 8 (4.94%) MCSA
12 6 (3.70%) CCNP
13 4 (2.47%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (1.85%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.85%) CCDP
14 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
15 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.23%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.23%) GDPR
3 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 64 (39.51%) Active Directory
2 46 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.49%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.64%) Terminal Services
5 10 (6.17%) vCloud
6 5 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.09%) vSphere
7 4 (2.47%) Firmware
8 3 (1.85%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (18.52%) vCenter Server
2 19 (11.73%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 58 (35.80%) VMware
2 34 (20.99%) Cisco
2 34 (20.99%) Dell
3 32 (19.75%) Juniper
4 19 (11.73%) Symantec
5 17 (10.49%) Veritas
6 16 (9.88%) HP
6 16 (9.88%) Veeam
7 14 (8.64%) Draytek
7 14 (8.64%) NetApp
7 14 (8.64%) ProCurve
7 14 (8.64%) SonicWALL
7 14 (8.64%) WatchGuard
7 14 (8.64%) ZyXEL
8 13 (8.02%) Dell Compellent
9 11 (6.79%) Blue Coat
9 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.79%) SAP
10 6 (3.70%) F5
10 6 (3.70%) Lumension