Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,387 1,351 1,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.23% 21.77% 19.52%
As % of the Vendors category 41.46% 43.55% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,202 1,205 1,253
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,850 £61,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,345 3,102 3,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 46.37% 49.98% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,735 2,547 3,195
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hampshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Hampshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Hampshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -4 363 £37,500 -1.32% 37
Basingstoke -5 245 £50,000 +17.65% 27
Portsmouth +8 157 £29,000 -22.67% 25
Farnborough -2 143 £40,000 +6.67% 18
Fareham +12 101 £30,000 - 14
Winchester -12 61 £31,500 -21.25% 8
Eastleigh 0 38 £33,500 -4.29% 9
Havant -3 32 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Andover -6 29 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Waterlooville +1 24 £30,500 - 1
Fleet +5 19 £25,000 -21.88% 5
Petersfield +9 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Wallington +1 11 £19,000 -78.89%
Hook -6 9 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Romsey - 7 - -
Aldershot -3 6 £21,500 -42.67% 1
Southsea - 2 £18,000 - 2
Alton +10 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Gosport +1 1 £20,500 -54.44% 2
Ringwood -7 1 - - 4
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 634 (45.71%) Windows
2 455 (32.80%) C#
3 421 (30.35%) SQL
4 410 (29.56%) Active Directory
5 385 (27.76%) SQL Server
6 384 (27.69%) .NET
7 316 (22.78%) VMware
8 308 (22.21%) Windows Server
9 296 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
10 260 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 250 (18.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 226 (16.29%) ASP.NET
13 223 (16.08%) ITIL
14 208 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
15 197 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 188 (13.55%) MS Exchange
17 187 (13.48%) JavaScript
18 180 (12.98%) Linux
18 180 (12.98%) MVC
19 176 (12.69%) Office 365
20 161 (11.61%) Windows 7
21 158 (11.39%) Hyper-V
22 157 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
23 150 (10.81%) Security Cleared
23 150 (10.81%) Citrix
24 148 (10.67%) HTML
25 138 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
26 136 (9.81%) Windows 10
27 128 (9.23%) CSS
28 126 (9.08%) TDD

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 188 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 97 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 91 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 76 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (3.03%) IIS
6 36 (2.60%) Apache
7 35 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 32 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 29 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (2.09%) Skype for Business
10 26 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (1.44%) CMS
12 19 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.72%) JBoss
15 10 (0.72%) WordPress
16 8 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
17 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
17 4 (0.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 208 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 86 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.14%) Revit
8 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.072%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 42 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.65%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.43%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.36%) Sage X3
6 5 (0.36%) SAP EWM
7 4 (0.29%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.22%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.14%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.072%) Line 50
10 1 (0.072%) Line 500
10 1 (0.072%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.072%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 250 (18.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 176 (12.69%) Office 365
3 79 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.80%) SaaS
5 23 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
5 23 (1.66%) IaaS
6 16 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (0.65%) PaaS
8 7 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.43%) Yammer
10 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.22%) Serverless
12 2 (0.14%) GitHub
13 1 (0.072%) G Suite
13 1 (0.072%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.072%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 115 (8.29%) Firewall
2 97 (6.99%) LAN
3 95 (6.85%) WAN
4 84 (6.06%) DNS
5 73 (5.26%) DHCP
6 55 (3.97%) Network Security
7 50 (3.60%) SAN
8 43 (3.10%) TCP/IP
9 42 (3.03%) VoIP
10 36 (2.60%) Wireless
11 31 (2.24%) Skype
12 26 (1.87%) VPN
13 25 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (1.44%) NetScaler
15 15 (1.08%) Internet
16 13 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
17 11 (0.79%) SMTP
18 10 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
19 9 (0.65%) Broadband
19 9 (0.65%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (4.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 62 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (2.67%) MS Access
8 29 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.95%) Power BI
9 27 (1.95%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.44%) MySQL
12 17 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 13 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (0.87%) NoSQL
15 9 (0.65%) OLAP
15 9 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 47 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 37 (2.67%) Selenium
5 22 (1.59%) SoapUI
6 20 (1.44%) JIRA
7 13 (0.94%) Subversion
7 13 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (0.72%) Fiddler
8 10 (0.72%) LINQPad
9 9 (0.65%) eCATT
9 9 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.65%) LSMW
9 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.58%) JDeveloper
11 7 (0.50%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.43%) IntelliJ
12 6 (0.43%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 123 (8.87%) Retail
2 110 (7.93%) Finance
3 55 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 37 (2.67%) Back Office
5 35 (2.52%) Advertising
6 23 (1.66%) Publishing
7 21 (1.51%) Marketing
8 19 (1.37%) Banking
9 15 (1.08%) Legal
10 14 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.79%) Billing
12 9 (0.65%) French Language
12 9 (0.65%) Games
13 6 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.36%) Electronics
15 4 (0.29%) Law
15 4 (0.29%) Military
16 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.072%) Automotive
17 1 (0.072%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 330 (23.79%) Developer
2 182 (13.12%) Analyst
3 147 (10.60%) .NET Developer
4 139 (10.02%) Consultant
5 136 (9.81%) Support Engineer
6 104 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 93 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 86 (6.20%) Software Developer
9 85 (6.13%) Support Analyst
10 78 (5.62%) Architect
10 78 (5.62%) IT Engineer
11 74 (5.34%) IT Support
12 64 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 58 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
14 55 (3.97%) Software Engineer
15 53 (3.82%) Service Analyst
15 53 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
16 52 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 47 (3.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 40 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (27.69%) .NET
2 226 (16.29%) ASP.NET
3 148 (10.67%) HTML
4 128 (9.23%) CSS
5 118 (8.51%) Web Services
6 115 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 111 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 104 (7.50%) AngularJS
9 84 (6.06%) .NET Framework
10 80 (5.77%) jQuery
11 64 (4.61%) WCF
12 63 (4.54%) RESTful
13 50 (3.60%) XML
14 44 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 38 (2.74%) REST
16 33 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (2.31%) Middleware
18 31 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 30 (2.16%) HTML5
19 30 (2.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 40 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 33 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.24%) User Experience
7 30 (2.16%) Fat Client
7 30 (2.16%) Thin Client
8 28 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.66%) Clustering
10 21 (1.51%) Tandem
11 20 (1.44%) Replication
12 17 (1.23%) Fintech
13 13 (0.94%) EPoS
14 12 (0.87%) Device Driver
15 10 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
16 9 (0.65%) Derivative
16 9 (0.65%) LIMS
16 9 (0.65%) Public Cloud
17 8 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 634 (45.71%) Windows
2 308 (22.21%) Windows Server
3 197 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 180 (12.98%) Linux
5 161 (11.61%) Windows 7
6 157 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 136 (9.81%) Windows 10
8 82 (5.91%) Windows 8
9 63 (4.54%) Unix
10 36 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (2.16%) Apple iOS
12 22 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (1.37%) Windows XP
14 18 (1.30%) CentOS
15 17 (1.23%) Android
16 15 (1.08%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.72%) VMS
18 5 (0.36%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.36%) SUSE
18 5 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (16.08%) ITIL
3 180 (12.98%) MVC
4 126 (9.08%) TDD
5 84 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
6 79 (5.70%) BDD
7 78 (5.62%) Scrum
7 78 (5.62%) Test Automation
8 76 (5.48%) Unit Testing
9 74 (5.34%) Mentoring
10 73 (5.26%) CRM
11 72 (5.19%) Software Engineering
11 72 (5.19%) Web Development
12 68 (4.90%) OO
13 66 (4.76%) SDLC
14 64 (4.61%) Test Scripting
15 60 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (4.11%) Service Delivery
17 56 (4.04%) Migration
18 51 (3.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 455 (32.80%) C#
2 421 (30.35%) SQL
3 187 (13.48%) JavaScript
4 120 (8.65%) T-SQL
5 62 (4.47%) Java
6 53 (3.82%) PowerShell
7 48 (3.46%) Python
8 38 (2.74%) Ruby
9 34 (2.45%) Perl
10 30 (2.16%) VB.NET
11 27 (1.95%) C
12 25 (1.80%) PHP
13 21 (1.51%) C++
14 20 (1.44%) TypeScript
15 17 (1.23%) VB
16 15 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.94%) ABAP
18 10 (0.72%) Bash Shell
19 9 (0.65%) PL/SQL
20 8 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 150 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 138 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (7.93%) SC Cleared
4 107 (7.71%) Degree
5 69 (4.97%) DV Cleared
6 48 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 45 (3.24%) MCSA
7 45 (3.24%) MCSE
8 38 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (2.67%) MCP
10 29 (2.09%) CCA
10 29 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
10 29 (2.09%) RHCE
10 29 (2.09%) RHCSA
11 28 (2.02%) ISEB
12 25 (1.80%) CCNA
13 18 (1.30%) MCITP
14 17 (1.23%) A+ Certification
15 16 (1.15%) MCTS
16 13 (0.94%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.99%) SLA
2 24 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.30%) QA
4 12 (0.87%) PMO
5 8 (0.58%) WCAG
6 6 (0.43%) GDPR
7 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.072%) JSP 440
System Software
1 410 (29.56%) Active Directory
2 260 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.53%) vSphere
5 45 (3.24%) XenApp
6 28 (2.02%) XenDesktop
7 19 (1.37%) VirtualBox
8 16 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 13 (0.94%) vCloud
11 7 (0.50%) NFS
12 6 (0.43%) Docker
12 6 (0.43%) KVM
12 6 (0.43%) oVirt
12 6 (0.43%) pfSense
12 6 (0.43%) Samba
12 6 (0.43%) XenServer
13 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 43 (3.10%) SCCM
2 34 (2.45%) Puppet
3 19 (1.37%) vCenter Server
3 19 (1.37%) WSUS
4 18 (1.30%) SCOM
5 13 (0.94%) Kibana
6 10 (0.72%) vRealize
7 9 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.43%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.43%) Bacula
8 6 (0.43%) PowerCLI
8 6 (0.43%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.43%) vMotion
9 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (0.36%) Perfmon
10 4 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.29%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 316 (22.78%) VMware
2 150 (10.81%) Citrix
3 76 (5.48%) Cisco
4 68 (4.90%) Oracle
5 52 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 46 (3.32%) Dell
7 38 (2.74%) NetApp
8 37 (2.67%) SAP
9 32 (2.31%) Juniper
10 31 (2.24%) HP
11 17 (1.23%) Atlassian
12 16 (1.15%) Google
13 15 (1.08%) Veeam
14 14 (1.01%) Apple
14 14 (1.01%) Capita
15 13 (0.94%) Adobe
16 12 (0.87%) Dell Compellent
16 12 (0.87%) McAfee
16 12 (0.87%) MuleSoft
16 12 (0.87%) SolarWinds