The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Portsmouth region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 122 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.05% 19.12% 20.42%
As % of the Vendors category 43.11% 35.47% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 81 70 58
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
283 234 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 62.75% 53.92% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 219 213 150
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £28,000
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
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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 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 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 86 (45.99%) MS Excel
2 77 (41.18%) .NET
2 77 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 75 (40.11%) C#
4 70 (37.43%) ASP.NET
5 69 (36.90%) Windows
6 67 (35.83%) CSS
6 67 (35.83%) HTML
6 67 (35.83%) JavaScript
7 64 (34.22%) .NET Framework
7 64 (34.22%) jQuery
8 60 (32.09%) E-Commerce
9 59 (31.55%) IIS
10 56 (29.95%) VMware
11 55 (29.41%) Back Office
12 51 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (27.27%) ERP
13 46 (24.60%) MVC
13 46 (24.60%) VB.NET
13 46 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (24.06%) SQL
14 45 (24.06%) TDD
15 44 (23.53%) OO
15 44 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (22.99%) Git (software)
16 43 (22.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 43 (22.99%) Citrix
17 42 (22.46%) MSMQ
17 42 (22.46%) OOD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 59 (31.55%) IIS
2 42 (22.46%) Confluence
3 30 (16.04%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 86 (45.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.09%) MS Office
3 16 (8.56%) Fireworks
3 16 (8.56%) Photoshop
4 9 (4.81%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (3.21%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (3.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.60%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.07%) SAP Business One
7 2 (1.07%) Exchequer
7 2 (1.07%) Lawson
8 1 (0.53%) Agresso
8 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) DNS
1 15 (8.02%) DHCP
2 8 (4.28%) LAN
2 8 (4.28%) WAN
3 7 (3.74%) SAN
3 7 (3.74%) Firewall
4 5 (2.67%) VoIP
5 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.60%) Wireless
7 2 (1.07%) HTTP
7 2 (1.07%) Internet
7 2 (1.07%) MPLS
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.53%) WAAS
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.46%) RavenDB
3 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.53%) OLAP
7 1 (0.53%) QlikView
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 42 (22.46%) NUnit
2 42 (22.46%) JIRA
2 42 (22.46%) ReSharper
2 42 (22.46%) WATIR
2 42 (22.46%) Rhino Mocks
2 42 (22.46%) Moq
2 42 (22.46%) Cucumber
2 42 (22.46%) TeamCity
2 42 (22.46%) NCrunch
3 16 (8.56%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) Ant
6 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (29.41%) Back Office
2 42 (22.46%) Retail
3 28 (14.97%) Finance
4 6 (3.21%) General Ledger
4 6 (3.21%) Marketing
5 4 (2.14%) Electronics
6 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.07%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (39.57%) Developer
2 50 (26.74%) .NET Developer
3 24 (12.83%) Analyst
4 19 (10.16%) Administrator
5 17 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 16 (8.56%) Junior Developer
6 16 (8.56%) Junior
7 15 (8.02%) Agile .NET Developer
8 13 (6.95%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.95%) Junior .NET Developer
9 11 (5.88%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.35%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.81%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.81%) Oracle Analyst
11 9 (4.81%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 7 (3.74%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Consultant
13 6 (3.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (41.18%) .NET
2 70 (37.43%) ASP.NET
3 67 (35.83%) CSS
3 67 (35.83%) HTML
4 64 (34.22%) .NET Framework
4 64 (34.22%) jQuery
5 46 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (22.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 42 (22.46%) MSMQ
7 42 (22.46%) NHibernate
7 42 (22.46%) StructureMap
7 42 (22.46%) Spring.NET
7 42 (22.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 42 (22.46%) Dapper ORM
8 25 (13.37%) Web Services
9 21 (11.23%) HTML5
9 21 (11.23%) CSS3
9 21 (11.23%) XML
10 18 (9.63%) XSLT
11 17 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.35%) Clustering
3 5 (2.67%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.67%) Market Risk
3 5 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.07%) Statistics
4 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) Open Source
5 1 (0.53%) Derivative
5 1 (0.53%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.90%) Windows
2 29 (15.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (12.30%) Windows 7
4 16 (8.56%) Windows XP
4 16 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 11 (5.88%) Linux
6 5 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (2.67%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.14%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.07%) UNIX
9 1 (0.53%) CentOS
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.09%) E-Commerce
2 51 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.27%) ERP
3 46 (24.60%) MVC
3 46 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (24.06%) TDD
5 44 (23.53%) OO
5 44 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (22.46%) OOD
6 42 (22.46%) Pair Programming
6 42 (22.46%) Refactoring
6 42 (22.46%) BDD
6 42 (22.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (16.04%) Migration
8 29 (15.51%) ITIL
9 18 (9.63%) Web Design
10 14 (7.49%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.88%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.11%) C#
2 67 (35.83%) JavaScript
3 46 (24.60%) VB.NET
4 45 (24.06%) SQL
5 42 (22.46%) Ruby
6 10 (5.35%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.14%) C
9 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.07%) XPath
10 2 (1.07%) Perl
10 2 (1.07%) Java
10 2 (1.07%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) C++
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
11 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.83%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.56%) Degree
3 16 (8.56%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.42%) ISEB
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.21%) MCSA
6 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.67%) CCNA
7 5 (2.67%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.07%) CIMA
8 2 (1.07%) ACCA
9 1 (0.53%) CCIE
9 1 (0.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.53%) RHCE
9 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) WCAG
1 16 (8.56%) WAI
1 16 (8.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 37 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.21%) XenApp
5 4 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.07%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.53%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) SCOM
2 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (29.95%) VMware
2 43 (22.99%) Citrix
3 42 (22.46%) Endeca
3 42 (22.46%) RedPrairie
4 37 (19.79%) Cisco
5 27 (14.44%) HP
6 16 (8.56%) Adobe
7 12 (6.42%) Oracle
8 11 (5.88%) NetApp
9 5 (2.67%) ProCurve
9 5 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.14%) SAP
10 4 (2.14%) Sage
11 3 (1.60%) Twitter
11 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.60%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.60%) Google
12 2 (1.07%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.53%) Remedy
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonuses + more
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 days ago