The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 120 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.30% 18.49% 22.04%
As % of the Vendors category 43.64% 34.87% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 69
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,300 £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 Portsmouth region.

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
275 238 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.86% 53.01% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 204 212 171
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 96 (46.83%) MS Excel
2 93 (45.37%) SQL Server
3 92 (44.88%) .NET
4 90 (43.90%) C#
5 85 (41.46%) ASP.NET
6 80 (39.02%) CSS
6 80 (39.02%) HTML
6 80 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 77 (37.56%) .NET Framework
7 77 (37.56%) jQuery
8 73 (35.61%) E-Commerce
9 72 (35.12%) IIS
10 71 (34.63%) Windows
11 67 (32.68%) Back Office
12 63 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
13 62 (30.24%) ERP
14 58 (28.29%) MVC
14 58 (28.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 57 (27.80%) TDD
16 56 (27.32%) OO
16 56 (27.32%) VB.NET
16 56 (27.32%) Business Intelligence
17 54 (26.34%) OOD
17 54 (26.34%) VMware
17 54 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (25.85%) Git (software)
18 53 (25.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 53 (25.85%) SQL
19 52 (25.37%) MSMQ
19 52 (25.37%) Pair Programming

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 72 (35.12%) IIS
2 52 (25.37%) Confluence
3 34 (16.59%) MS Exchange
4 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 96 (46.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.27%) Photoshop
2 19 (9.27%) MS Office
2 19 (9.27%) Fireworks
3 11 (5.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.93%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (2.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.46%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.98%) Lawson
7 2 (0.98%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.98%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.49%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.85%) DHCP
1 12 (5.85%) DNS
2 7 (3.41%) SAN
2 7 (3.41%) Firewall
3 5 (2.44%) Wireless
3 5 (2.44%) VoIP
4 4 (1.95%) WAN
4 4 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.95%) Internet
4 4 (1.95%) LAN
5 2 (0.98%) MPLS
5 2 (0.98%) Intranet
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) HTTP
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.49%) WAAS
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (45.37%) SQL Server
2 52 (25.37%) RavenDB
3 22 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (10.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) OLAP
7 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.49%) QlikView
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (25.85%) Git (software)
2 52 (25.37%) NCrunch
2 52 (25.37%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (25.37%) Moq
2 52 (25.37%) Cucumber
2 52 (25.37%) NUnit
2 52 (25.37%) JIRA
2 52 (25.37%) ReSharper
2 52 (25.37%) WATIR
2 52 (25.37%) TeamCity
3 19 (9.27%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 67 (32.68%) Back Office
2 52 (25.37%) Retail
3 30 (14.63%) Finance
4 6 (2.93%) General Ledger
4 6 (2.93%) Marketing
5 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.95%) Electronics
6 2 (0.98%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (43.41%) Developer
2 59 (28.78%) .NET Developer
3 27 (13.17%) Software Developer
4 24 (11.71%) Analyst
5 20 (9.76%) Junior
6 18 (8.78%) Junior Developer
7 17 (8.29%) Administrator
8 16 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.32%) Agile .NET Developer
10 13 (6.34%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.34%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.34%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.39%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.39%) Oracle Analyst
13 9 (4.39%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 7 (3.41%) Technical Business Analyst
14 7 (3.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (44.88%) .NET
2 85 (41.46%) ASP.NET
3 80 (39.02%) CSS
3 80 (39.02%) HTML
4 77 (37.56%) .NET Framework
4 77 (37.56%) jQuery
5 58 (28.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (25.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 52 (25.37%) Spring.NET
7 52 (25.37%) NHibernate
7 52 (25.37%) MSMQ
7 52 (25.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 52 (25.37%) StructureMap
7 52 (25.37%) Dapper ORM
8 28 (13.66%) Web Services
9 24 (11.71%) XML
9 24 (11.71%) HTML5
9 24 (11.71%) CSS3
10 21 (10.24%) XSLT
11 20 (9.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.34%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.41%) Clustering
3 5 (2.44%) Market Risk
4 3 (1.46%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.46%) Open Source
4 3 (1.46%) Derivative
4 3 (1.46%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) AVVID
6 1 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.63%) Windows
2 29 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.24%) Windows 7
5 19 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (6.83%) Linux
7 13 (6.34%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.85%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.93%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.95%) UNIX
12 3 (1.46%) CentOS
12 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.61%) E-Commerce
2 63 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (30.24%) ERP
4 58 (28.29%) MVC
5 57 (27.80%) TDD
6 56 (27.32%) OO
6 56 (27.32%) Business Intelligence
7 54 (26.34%) OOD
7 54 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (25.37%) Refactoring
8 52 (25.37%) BDD
8 52 (25.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 52 (25.37%) Pair Programming
9 40 (19.51%) Migration
10 26 (12.68%) ITIL
11 21 (10.24%) Web Design
12 18 (8.78%) Unit Testing
13 15 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (6.34%) Service Delivery
15 11 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.90%) C#
2 80 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 56 (27.32%) VB.NET
4 53 (25.85%) SQL
5 52 (25.37%) Ruby
6 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.95%) Perl
9 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.46%) C
9 3 (1.46%) Python
9 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.98%) XPath
10 2 (0.98%) VB
10 2 (0.98%) Java
11 1 (0.49%) C++
11 1 (0.49%) VBScript
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (10.24%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.78%) Degree
2 18 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.83%) ISEB
4 11 (5.37%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.90%) MCSA
7 7 (3.41%) CCNA
7 7 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (2.44%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.46%) RHCE
10 2 (0.98%) ACCA
10 2 (0.98%) CIMA
11 1 (0.49%) MCSE
11 1 (0.49%) CCIE
11 1 (0.49%) CCNP
11 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.27%) WCAG
1 19 (9.27%) WAI
2 15 (7.32%) SLA
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (17.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.80%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.41%) XenApp
5 4 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.98%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.46%) SCCM
2 3 (1.46%) Puppet
3 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.49%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.49%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 54 (26.34%) VMware
2 52 (25.37%) Endeca
2 52 (25.37%) RedPrairie
3 42 (20.49%) Cisco
4 39 (19.02%) Citrix
5 30 (14.63%) HP
6 19 (9.27%) Adobe
7 14 (6.83%) Oracle
8 11 (5.37%) NetApp
9 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.41%) ProCurve
10 4 (1.95%) Sage
10 4 (1.95%) SAP
11 3 (1.46%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.46%) Google
11 3 (1.46%) Twitter
12 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.49%) Remedy
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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