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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 119 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.02% 18.68% 22.09%
As % of the Vendors category 44.07% 35.50% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 75 64 71
Average salary £31,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,850 £40,000
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
270 231 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.85% 52.62% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 203 174
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
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 2 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 104 (49.52%) MS Excel
2 100 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 99 (47.14%) .NET
4 97 (46.19%) C#
5 92 (43.81%) ASP.NET
6 87 (41.43%) CSS
6 87 (41.43%) HTML
6 87 (41.43%) JavaScript
7 84 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 84 (40.00%) jQuery
8 80 (38.10%) E-Commerce
9 79 (37.62%) IIS
10 73 (34.76%) Windows
11 72 (34.29%) Back Office
12 70 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (31.90%) ERP
14 64 (30.48%) MVC
14 64 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (30.00%) TDD
16 62 (29.52%) OO
16 62 (29.52%) VB.NET
16 62 (29.52%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (28.57%) OOD
17 60 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (28.10%) Git (software)
18 59 (28.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 58 (27.62%) RavenDB
19 58 (27.62%) StructureMap
19 58 (27.62%) Rhino Mocks
19 58 (27.62%) Moq

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 79 (37.62%) IIS
2 58 (27.62%) Confluence
3 36 (17.14%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.29%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (49.52%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 20 (9.52%) Fireworks
3 19 (9.05%) MS Office
4 11 (5.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (1.43%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.95%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.95%) Lawson
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.24%) DHCP
1 11 (5.24%) DNS
2 7 (3.33%) SAN
3 6 (2.86%) Firewall
4 5 (2.38%) Wireless
4 5 (2.38%) VoIP
5 4 (1.90%) WAN
5 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.90%) Internet
5 4 (1.90%) LAN
6 2 (0.95%) MPLS
6 2 (0.95%) Intranet
7 1 (0.48%) VPN
7 1 (0.48%) HTTP
7 1 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.48%) WAAS
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 58 (27.62%) RavenDB
3 23 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.48%) OLAP
7 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.48%) QlikView
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 58 (27.62%) NCrunch
2 58 (27.62%) Rhino Mocks
2 58 (27.62%) Moq
2 58 (27.62%) Cucumber
2 58 (27.62%) NUnit
2 58 (27.62%) JIRA
2 58 (27.62%) ReSharper
2 58 (27.62%) WATIR
2 58 (27.62%) TeamCity
3 20 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.48%) Ant
General
1 72 (34.29%) Back Office
2 58 (27.62%) Retail
3 27 (12.86%) Finance
4 6 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Electronics
5 4 (1.90%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 96 (45.71%) Developer
2 65 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 29 (13.81%) Software Developer
4 22 (10.48%) Junior
4 22 (10.48%) Analyst
5 20 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 17 (8.10%) Junior .NET Developer
6 17 (8.10%) Agile .NET Developer
7 16 (7.62%) Administrator
8 15 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.67%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.33%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Consultant
13 7 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (47.14%) .NET
2 92 (43.81%) ASP.NET
3 87 (41.43%) CSS
3 87 (41.43%) HTML
4 84 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 84 (40.00%) jQuery
5 64 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (28.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 58 (27.62%) Spring.NET
7 58 (27.62%) NHibernate
7 58 (27.62%) MSMQ
7 58 (27.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 58 (27.62%) StructureMap
7 58 (27.62%) Dapper ORM
8 29 (13.81%) Web Services
9 25 (11.90%) XML
9 25 (11.90%) HTML5
9 25 (11.90%) CSS3
10 22 (10.48%) XSLT
11 21 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.38%) Market Risk
2 5 (2.38%) Open Source
2 5 (2.38%) Clustering
2 5 (2.38%) Derivative
3 3 (1.43%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.43%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) AVVID
5 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (34.76%) Windows
2 27 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 21 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (7.14%) Linux
5 15 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 13 (6.19%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (2.86%) UNIX
9 5 (2.38%) CentOS
9 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.10%) E-Commerce
2 70 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (31.90%) ERP
4 64 (30.48%) MVC
5 63 (30.00%) TDD
6 62 (29.52%) OO
6 62 (29.52%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (28.57%) OOD
7 60 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (27.62%) BDD
8 58 (27.62%) Refactoring
8 58 (27.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 58 (27.62%) Pair Programming
9 44 (20.95%) Migration
10 26 (12.38%) ITIL
11 22 (10.48%) Web Design
12 20 (9.52%) Unit Testing
13 16 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (7.14%) Service Delivery
15 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (46.19%) C#
2 87 (41.43%) JavaScript
3 62 (29.52%) VB.NET
4 58 (27.62%) Ruby
5 51 (24.29%) SQL
6 7 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.86%) Perl
8 5 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.38%) Python
8 5 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.43%) C
9 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.95%) XPath
10 2 (0.95%) VB
11 1 (0.48%) VBA
11 1 (0.48%) VBScript
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.05%) Degree
3 18 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 15 (7.14%) ISEB
5 11 (5.24%) DV Cleared
6 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.81%) MCSA
8 7 (3.33%) CCNA
8 7 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.38%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.38%) RHCE
10 2 (0.95%) ACCA
10 2 (0.95%) CIMA
11 1 (0.48%) MCSE
11 1 (0.48%) CCIE
11 1 (0.48%) CCNP
11 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.52%) WCAG
1 20 (9.52%) WAI
2 13 (6.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.81%) XenApp
5 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.95%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) Puppet
2 4 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.43%) SCCM
4 2 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.48%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.48%) SCSM
Vendors
1 58 (27.62%) Endeca
1 58 (27.62%) RedPrairie
2 55 (26.19%) VMware
3 42 (20.00%) Cisco
4 39 (18.57%) Citrix
5 30 (14.29%) HP
6 20 (9.52%) Adobe
7 14 (6.67%) Oracle
8 11 (5.24%) NetApp
9 9 (4.29%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.33%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.43%) Google
11 3 (1.43%) Twitter
11 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.95%) Sage
12 2 (0.95%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.95%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.95%) SAP
13 1 (0.48%) JBoss
13 1 (0.48%) Nokia
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Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
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