Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,278 1,330 1,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.40% 20.88% 21.23%
As % of the Vendors category 42.93% 43.28% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 1,184 1,286
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,288 £21,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%

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 2,977 3,073 3,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 45.19% 48.23% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,392 2,553 2,870
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Basingstoke +9 366 £47,500 +5.56% 28
Southampton +2 230 £36,500 -2.67% 41
Portsmouth -2 153 £45,000 +20.00% 32
Farnborough -5 108 £41,250 +3.13% 30
Fareham -2 80 £44,000 +46.67% 9
Winchester -5 47 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Eastleigh -7 33 £35,000 +13.82% 2
Havant -8 23 £40,000 - 5
Hook +11 19 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Andover +2 18 £43,250 +23.57% 9
Aldershot +10 16 £47,500 +111.11% 8
Fleet -17 15 £55,000 +120.00% 1
Ringwood 0 11 £30,000 +11.11%
Petersfield +7 10 £37,500 -
Waterlooville +1 9 £40,000 +31.15%
Alton - 9 £44,000 -
Yateley - 5 £40,000 - 1
Wallington -4 4 £45,000 +136.84%
Gosport -4 4 £26,000 - 3
Liss - 2 £44,000 -
Romsey - 2 £31,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 460 (35.99%) C#
2 448 (35.05%) .NET
3 410 (32.08%) Windows
4 394 (30.83%) SQL
5 387 (30.28%) SQL Server
6 384 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
7 304 (23.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 280 (21.91%) Active Directory
9 212 (16.59%) Problem-Solving
10 209 (16.35%) ASP.NET
11 207 (16.20%) JavaScript
12 201 (15.73%) Windows Server
13 194 (15.18%) MVC
14 193 (15.10%) Finance
15 191 (14.95%) Degree
16 178 (13.93%) Microsoft Office
17 175 (13.69%) VMware
18 173 (13.54%) Web Services
19 170 (13.30%) ITIL
20 139 (10.88%) Project Management
21 132 (10.33%) HTML
22 130 (10.17%) Security Cleared
23 129 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
24 126 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
25 125 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
26 119 (9.31%) CSS
27 116 (9.08%) SC Cleared
28 111 (8.69%) Office 365
29 110 (8.61%) TDD
29 110 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification

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 89 (6.96%) MS Exchange
2 65 (5.09%) BizTalk Server
2 65 (5.09%) IIS
3 52 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 38 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (2.50%) Confluence
7 31 (2.43%) Apache
7 31 (2.43%) JBoss
8 30 (2.35%) WebLogic
9 23 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (1.33%) CMS
11 12 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.86%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.78%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.63%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.63%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (0.47%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 178 (13.93%) Microsoft Office
2 100 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 51 (3.99%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.70%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 38 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.16%) Magento
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (0.16%) Primavera
6 1 (0.078%) BPCS
6 1 (0.078%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.078%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.078%) Lawson
6 1 (0.078%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.078%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.078%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.078%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 304 (23.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (8.69%) Office 365
3 87 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
4 69 (5.40%) PaaS
5 68 (5.32%) SaaS
6 41 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (2.58%) IaaS
8 31 (2.43%) Dynamics 365
9 28 (2.19%) Google Analytics
10 27 (2.11%) GitHub
11 24 (1.88%) Serverless
12 21 (1.64%) Azure Functions
13 20 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.55%) Yammer
15 6 (0.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 5 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
16 5 (0.39%) G Suite
16 5 (0.39%) npm
16 5 (0.39%) Yarn
17 4 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 85 (6.65%) Firewall
2 83 (6.49%) WAN
3 82 (6.42%) LAN
4 69 (5.40%) DNS
5 65 (5.09%) DHCP
6 41 (3.21%) Internet
7 39 (3.05%) TCP/IP
8 38 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
9 37 (2.90%) SAN
10 35 (2.74%) VPN
11 30 (2.35%) WLAN
12 23 (1.80%) Skype
12 23 (1.80%) VoIP
12 23 (1.80%) Wireless
13 20 (1.56%) Network Security
14 17 (1.33%) SMTP
15 12 (0.94%) Intranet
16 11 (0.86%) NetScaler
17 10 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
6 38 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
7 35 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (2.35%) NoSQL
10 27 (2.11%) MySQL
10 27 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (1.96%) Big Data
11 25 (1.96%) Power BI
12 21 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
14 16 (1.25%) Data Lake
14 16 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
15 15 (1.17%) Geospatial Data
16 14 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 125 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 86 (6.73%) JIRA
3 85 (6.65%) Git (software)
4 58 (4.54%) Selenium
5 40 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 39 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 37 (2.90%) Subversion
8 31 (2.43%) Jenkins
8 31 (2.43%) TeamCity
9 24 (1.88%) InstallShield
10 23 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (1.56%) NUnit
12 18 (1.41%) WiX
13 15 (1.17%) Gerrit
13 15 (1.17%) Jasmine
14 11 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.86%) SonarQube
14 11 (0.86%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.63%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 193 (15.10%) Finance
2 76 (5.95%) Retail
3 37 (2.90%) Legal
4 36 (2.82%) Back Office
5 30 (2.35%) Advertising
6 25 (1.96%) Marketing
7 22 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.78%) Electronics
10 9 (0.70%) Banking
11 8 (0.63%) Automotive
12 7 (0.55%) Billing
12 7 (0.55%) Law
12 7 (0.55%) Publishing
13 5 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.39%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Games
15 1 (0.078%) Front Office
15 1 (0.078%) Military
15 1 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 345 (27.00%) Developer
2 138 (10.80%) Analyst
3 124 (9.70%) .NET Developer
4 113 (8.84%) C# Developer
5 105 (8.22%) Software Developer
6 91 (7.12%) Architect
7 87 (6.81%) Support Engineer
8 78 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 75 (5.87%) Consultant
10 70 (5.48%) Senior Developer
11 64 (5.01%) Project Manager
12 63 (4.93%) IT Engineer
13 61 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
14 55 (4.30%) IT Support
15 52 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
15 52 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
16 50 (3.91%) Administrator
17 45 (3.52%) Junior
17 45 (3.52%) SQL Developer
18 44 (3.44%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (35.05%) .NET
2 209 (16.35%) ASP.NET
3 173 (13.54%) Web Services
4 132 (10.33%) HTML
5 119 (9.31%) CSS
6 107 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 99 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 98 (7.67%) AngularJS
9 85 (6.65%) XML
10 82 (6.42%) .NET Framework
10 82 (6.42%) WCF
11 76 (5.95%) RESTful
12 62 (4.85%) HTML5
13 46 (3.60%) jQuery
14 41 (3.21%) CSS3
15 38 (2.97%) REST
16 32 (2.50%) SOAP
17 30 (2.35%) Vue.js
18 26 (2.03%) Node.js
19 23 (1.80%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
2 86 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 43 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
5 33 (2.58%) Data Centre
6 30 (2.35%) Clustering
7 29 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.96%) Fintech
9 24 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.41%) User Experience
11 17 (1.33%) PMI
12 15 (1.17%) AS400
12 15 (1.17%) iSeries
12 15 (1.17%) RIA
13 14 (1.10%) EPoS
14 12 (0.94%) iPad
14 12 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.86%) Oracle Exalytics
16 10 (0.78%) Blackberry
16 10 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 410 (32.08%) Windows
2 201 (15.73%) Windows Server
3 126 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 99 (7.75%) Windows 7
5 95 (7.43%) Linux
6 93 (7.28%) Windows 10
7 70 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 66 (5.16%) Windows 8
9 30 (2.35%) Unix
10 12 (0.94%) Android
11 10 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.63%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.55%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.31%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (16.59%) Problem-Solving
3 194 (15.18%) MVC
4 170 (13.30%) ITIL
5 139 (10.88%) Project Management
6 110 (8.61%) TDD
7 90 (7.04%) Scrum
8 88 (6.89%) Test Automation
9 82 (6.42%) CRM
10 79 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
11 78 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 74 (5.79%) DevOps
13 71 (5.56%) OO
14 70 (5.48%) SDLC
15 66 (5.16%) Coaching
15 66 (5.16%) PRINCE2
16 60 (4.69%) Analytics
17 57 (4.46%) Waterfall
18 54 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 460 (35.99%) C#
2 394 (30.83%) SQL
3 207 (16.20%) JavaScript
4 103 (8.06%) Java
5 83 (6.49%) T-SQL
6 58 (4.54%) PowerShell
7 39 (3.05%) TypeScript
8 31 (2.43%) VB.NET
9 30 (2.35%) C
10 29 (2.27%) Python
11 16 (1.25%) C++
12 14 (1.10%) PHP
12 14 (1.10%) Ruby
13 11 (0.86%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.78%) VB
14 10 (0.78%) VBScript
15 8 (0.63%) VBA
16 7 (0.55%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.47%) Go
17 6 (0.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 191 (14.95%) Degree
2 130 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 116 (9.08%) SC Cleared
4 110 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (4.38%) MCSE
6 45 (3.52%) MCSA
7 32 (2.50%) A+ Certification
8 28 (2.19%) MCP
9 25 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (1.64%) DV Cleared
11 20 (1.56%) CCNA
11 20 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (1.56%) PMI Certification
12 18 (1.41%) ISEB
13 16 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.94%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (0.78%) VCP6
16 9 (0.70%) DBS Check
17 8 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.91%) SLA
2 32 (2.50%) QA
3 17 (1.33%) PMO
4 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.39%) GDPR
7 3 (0.23%) GAAP
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.078%) GAMP
9 1 (0.078%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.078%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.078%) P3O
System Software
1 280 (21.91%) Active Directory
2 129 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 42 (3.29%) vSphere
4 37 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
5 36 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 25 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (1.88%) Docker
8 17 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.39%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.23%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.23%) vCloud
10 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.23%) XenApp
11 2 (0.16%) Firmware
11 2 (0.16%) KVM
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.078%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.078%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 71 (5.56%) SCCM
2 39 (3.05%) SCOM
3 38 (2.97%) Ansible
4 36 (2.82%) Puppet
5 27 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 11 (0.86%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.63%) Terraform
8 6 (0.47%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.31%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.31%) vRealize
10 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.23%) Kibana
11 2 (0.16%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.16%) OfficeScan
11 2 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 175 (13.69%) VMware
2 95 (7.43%) Oracle
3 50 (3.91%) Cisco
4 41 (3.21%) Google
5 22 (1.72%) IBM
5 22 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 20 (1.56%) Citrix
6 20 (1.56%) SAP
7 19 (1.49%) HP
8 18 (1.41%) Ivanti
8 18 (1.41%) Sitecore
9 17 (1.33%) Pega
10 15 (1.17%) Apple
11 14 (1.10%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.02%) Intel
12 13 (1.02%) Juniper
12 13 (1.02%) Tableau
13 12 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 11 (0.86%) LogRhythm
15 8 (0.63%) Blue Coat