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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 83 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.21% 20.52% 20.21%
As % of the Vendors category 53.90% 31.73% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 50
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,669 £25,000 £22,175
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
154 249 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.49% 64.68% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 142 230 125
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 79 (39.90%) Windows
2 77 (38.89%) SQL
3 63 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 61 (30.81%) VMware
5 60 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 56 (28.28%) C#
7 54 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 52 (26.26%) .NET
9 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 42 (21.21%) ITIL
11 41 (20.71%) T-SQL
12 40 (20.20%) DNS
12 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
13 39 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (19.19%) High Availability
14 38 (19.19%) ASP.NET
15 36 (18.18%) Linux
15 36 (18.18%) TCP/IP
16 35 (17.68%) HP
16 35 (17.68%) MVC
17 34 (17.17%) Unix
17 34 (17.17%) Windows Server
18 33 (16.67%) Firewall
19 32 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (15.66%) HTML
21 29 (14.65%) IIS
21 29 (14.65%) Dell
21 29 (14.65%) RHCE
21 29 (14.65%) Red Hat

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 29 (14.65%) IIS
2 27 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.04%) Apache
4 8 (4.04%) Confluence
5 6 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.53%) CMS
6 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (4.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.20%) DNS
2 36 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 33 (16.67%) Firewall
4 23 (11.62%) SAN
5 22 (11.11%) Internet
5 22 (11.11%) LAN
5 22 (11.11%) WAN
6 20 (10.10%) DHCP
7 9 (4.55%) HTTP
7 9 (4.55%) SMTP
8 8 (4.04%) VPN
9 7 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (3.54%) VoIP
10 5 (2.53%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.02%) DMZ
11 4 (2.02%) FTP
11 4 (2.02%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.02%) Network Security
11 4 (2.02%) Wireless
11 4 (2.02%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.10%) MySQL
3 19 (9.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (9.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (6.57%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.54%) Big Data
8 7 (3.54%) QlikView
8 7 (3.54%) Redis
9 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.52%) MS Access
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.51%) OLAP
13 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (6.57%) NUnit
2 8 (4.04%) JIRA
2 8 (4.04%) TeamCity
3 6 (3.03%) PHPUnit
3 6 (3.03%) Subversion
4 5 (2.53%) Moq
4 5 (2.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.02%) Selenium
5 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.52%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (7.07%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Marketing
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Automotive
6 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.01%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (19.19%) Developer
3 28 (14.14%) Administrator
4 27 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 26 (13.13%) Linux Engineer
6 23 (11.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (11.62%) C# Developer
7 20 (10.10%) DBA
8 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (9.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (6.57%) Analyst
11 12 (6.06%) Team Leader
12 10 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Lead .NET Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Lead C# Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Lead Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.54%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.26%) .NET
2 38 (19.19%) ASP.NET
3 32 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (15.66%) HTML
5 24 (12.12%) CSS
6 23 (11.62%) Web Services
7 19 (9.60%) jQuery
8 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 10 (5.05%) Dapper ORM
9 6 (3.03%) CakePHP
9 6 (3.03%) JSON
9 6 (3.03%) LAMP
9 6 (3.03%) REST
9 6 (3.03%) SOAP
9 6 (3.03%) XML
10 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.01%) Entity Framework
11 2 (1.01%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.62%) Derivative
2 11 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.54%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.02%) CESG
5 4 (2.02%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.01%) Social Media
7 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 79 (39.90%) Windows
2 36 (18.18%) Linux
3 34 (17.17%) Unix
3 34 (17.17%) Windows Server
4 29 (14.65%) CentOS
4 29 (14.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (11.62%) Oracle Linux
6 21 (10.61%) Windows 7
7 20 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.54%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.03%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.01%) Debian
12 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.21%) ITIL
3 38 (19.19%) High Availability
4 35 (17.68%) MVC
5 24 (12.12%) Load Balancing
6 23 (11.62%) Open Source
6 23 (11.62%) Security Management
6 23 (11.62%) Software Testing
7 19 (9.60%) DevOps
8 18 (9.09%) Scrum
9 16 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.58%) Performance Management
11 14 (7.07%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.57%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (6.06%) Project Management
14 11 (5.56%) Coaching
14 11 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.56%) TDD
15 10 (5.05%) Service Delivery
16 7 (3.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (38.89%) SQL
2 56 (28.28%) C#
3 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.71%) T-SQL
5 24 (12.12%) Python
6 23 (11.62%) Bash Shell
6 23 (11.62%) Perl
6 23 (11.62%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.04%) PHP
7 8 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.51%) C
8 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) R
8 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.65%) RHCE
3 23 (11.62%) RHCSA
4 20 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (8.59%) CCNA
7 14 (7.07%) MCSE
8 13 (6.57%) MCITP
9 8 (4.04%) Degree
10 7 (3.54%) ISEB
10 7 (3.54%) ISTQB
10 7 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.03%) MCP
11 6 (3.03%) MCTS
12 5 (2.53%) MCDST
13 4 (2.02%) CISSP
13 4 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
1 6 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.02%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.02%) vSphere
5 3 (1.52%) StorNext
6 2 (1.01%) Docker
6 2 (1.01%) LXC
6 2 (1.01%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 25 (12.63%) Puppet
2 4 (2.02%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (2.02%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.02%) SCCM
2 4 (2.02%) SCOM
2 4 (2.02%) Simpana
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (30.81%) VMware
2 35 (17.68%) HP
3 29 (14.65%) Dell
3 29 (14.65%) Red Hat
4 27 (13.64%) Oracle
5 23 (11.62%) Cisco
6 20 (10.10%) Google
7 8 (4.04%) Endeca
8 5 (2.53%) Citrix
8 5 (2.53%) EMC
8 5 (2.53%) IBM
8 5 (2.53%) NetApp
9 4 (2.02%) CommVault
9 4 (2.02%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (2.02%) Symantec
10 2 (1.01%) Avaya
11 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.51%) Cognos
11 1 (0.51%) Intel
11 1 (0.51%) Remedy
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