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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 80 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.39% 20.35% 14.21%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 30.53% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 45
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
120 190 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.58% 66.67% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 108 178 153
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 68 (40.72%) Windows
2 59 (35.33%) C#
3 57 (34.13%) SQL
4 55 (32.93%) MS Excel
5 49 (29.34%) VMware
6 45 (26.95%) Active Directory
7 43 (25.75%) .NET
8 42 (25.15%) DNS
9 41 (24.55%) Windows Server
10 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
11 39 (23.35%) Finance
11 39 (23.35%) SQL Server
11 39 (23.35%) SharePoint
12 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (20.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (19.76%) TCP/IP
14 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET
14 33 (19.76%) T-SQL
14 33 (19.76%) MVC
14 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (17.96%) ITIL
17 29 (17.37%) Firewall
17 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 28 (16.77%) CSS
19 26 (15.57%) Unix
19 26 (15.57%) LAN
19 26 (15.57%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (23.35%) SharePoint
2 21 (12.57%) IIS
3 10 (5.99%) Apache
4 5 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.80%) CMS
5 3 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (32.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.38%) MS Office
3 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.20%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.20%) SAP MDM
1 2 (1.20%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.20%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (9.58%) Office 365
4 4 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.15%) DNS
2 33 (19.76%) TCP/IP
3 29 (17.37%) Firewall
4 26 (15.57%) LAN
4 26 (15.57%) WAN
5 25 (14.97%) DHCP
6 20 (11.98%) Internet
6 20 (11.98%) SAN
6 20 (11.98%) VPN
7 16 (9.58%) VoIP
8 8 (4.79%) Wireless
9 5 (2.99%) HTTP
9 5 (2.99%) HTTPS
9 5 (2.99%) SMTP
10 4 (2.40%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.40%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.40%) MPLS
10 4 (2.40%) SDH
10 4 (2.40%) Telepresence
10 4 (2.40%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (13.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 23 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (10.78%) MySQL
5 16 (9.58%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (9.58%) QlikView
6 11 (6.59%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.39%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.79%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.80%) Big Data
12 3 (1.80%) Redis
13 2 (1.20%) SAP BI
13 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.60%) MS Access
14 1 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) PHPUnit
1 8 (4.79%) Subversion
2 5 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (23.35%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
4 2 (1.20%) Electronics
4 2 (1.20%) Front Office
4 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (24.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (23.95%) Developer
3 25 (14.97%) C# Developer
4 22 (13.17%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.17%) Team Leader
5 19 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (10.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (10.18%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 14 (8.38%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (7.19%) Analyst
9 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.99%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.79%) Administrator
11 8 (4.79%) SSRS Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) IT Support
12 7 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.75%) .NET
2 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET
3 31 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (16.77%) CSS
5 25 (14.97%) HTML
6 17 (10.18%) Web Services
7 16 (9.58%) jQuery
8 8 (4.79%) CakePHP
8 8 (4.79%) JSON
8 8 (4.79%) LAMP
8 8 (4.79%) REST
8 8 (4.79%) SOAP
8 8 (4.79%) XML
9 5 (2.99%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (2.99%) WPF
10 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.80%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.80%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Data Integration
2 12 (7.19%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.19%) Derivative
3 11 (6.59%) Fat Client
3 11 (6.59%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.99%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.80%) Social Media
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.72%) Windows
2 41 (24.55%) Windows Server
3 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.57%) Unix
6 25 (14.97%) Linux
7 22 (13.17%) Windows 7
8 20 (11.98%) CentOS
8 20 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (10.78%) Windows 10
10 12 (7.19%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.80%) Android
13 2 (1.20%) AIX
13 2 (1.20%) Debian
13 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.76%) MVC
3 31 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (17.96%) ITIL
5 24 (14.37%) Performance Management
6 23 (13.77%) Coaching
7 21 (12.57%) Project Management
8 19 (11.38%) High Availability
9 18 (10.78%) Mentoring
10 17 (10.18%) Load Balancing
11 16 (9.58%) DevOps
11 16 (9.58%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (9.58%) ETL
11 16 (9.58%) Line Management
12 13 (7.78%) Unit Testing
13 12 (7.19%) Open Source
13 12 (7.19%) Security Management
13 12 (7.19%) Software Testing
14 11 (6.59%) SDLC
15 9 (5.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.33%) C#
2 57 (34.13%) SQL
3 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
4 33 (19.76%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.19%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.19%) Perl
5 12 (7.19%) Python
5 12 (7.19%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.79%) PHP
7 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.20%) C
8 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (10.78%) CCNA
4 18 (10.78%) MCSE
5 17 (10.18%) MCITP
6 16 (9.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (8.38%) RHCE
8 12 (7.19%) RHCSA
9 11 (6.59%) Degree
9 11 (6.59%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.59%) MCP
11 4 (2.40%) CCDP
12 3 (1.80%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.60%) HND
13 1 (0.60%) ISEB
13 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.60%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 8 (4.79%) QA
System Software
1 45 (26.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.20%) Docker
4 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) LXC
4 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (8.38%) Puppet
2 9 (5.39%) SCCM
3 6 (3.59%) HP SIM
3 6 (3.59%) SCOM
4 3 (1.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (29.34%) VMware
2 25 (14.97%) Cisco
3 20 (11.98%) HP
4 18 (10.78%) Dell
5 17 (10.18%) Google
6 14 (8.38%) Red Hat
7 13 (7.78%) Oracle
8 4 (2.40%) Avaya
8 4 (2.40%) SAP
9 3 (1.80%) Apple
9 3 (1.80%) Citrix
10 2 (1.20%) Veeam
11 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.60%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.60%) Telerik
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