Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,188 1,267 1,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.94% 19.48% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 42.83% 44.01% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1,038 1,198
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 2,774 2,879 2,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 44.21% 44.27% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,074 2,298 2,432
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% -

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 0 300 £39,750 +13.57% 58
Basingstoke 0 292 £55,000 +22.22% 24
Portsmouth 0 143 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Farnborough -3 116 £55,000 +22.22% 29
Fareham -2 69 £37,500 +17.19% 13
Eastleigh +1 46 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Winchester +18 35 £32,500 -18.75% 15
Fleet +17 34 £50,000 +98.02% 3
Romsey -5 17 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Andover -3 13 £50,000 +85.19% 10
Hook -1 11 £60,000 +4.35% 12
Havant -7 9 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Aldershot -4 6 £30,000 -62.50% 5
Lymington - 6 £30,000 -
Waterlooville +2 4 £32,500 +12.07% 1
Alton 0 4 £32,500 -26.14%
Petersfield -6 3 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Lyndhurst - 3 £19,500 -
Liss 0 2 £40,000 -9.09%
Ringwood -5 2 £26,500 -18.46%
Bordon - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 443 (37.29%) Windows
2 422 (35.52%) C#
3 417 (35.10%) Azure
4 392 (33.00%) SQL Server
5 386 (32.49%) .NET
6 330 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 326 (27.44%) SQL
8 247 (20.79%) Degree
9 237 (19.95%) Problem-Solving
10 222 (18.69%) VMware
11 216 (18.18%) Windows Server
12 209 (17.59%) Active Directory
13 193 (16.25%) ITIL
14 175 (14.73%) Office 365
15 153 (12.88%) Security Cleared
16 142 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 140 (11.78%) JavaScript
18 139 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
19 133 (11.20%) AngularJS
20 132 (11.11%) Finance
21 123 (10.35%) Cisco
22 122 (10.27%) ASP.NET
23 109 (9.18%) Web Services
24 107 (9.01%) Linux
24 107 (9.01%) LAN
25 106 (8.92%) PowerShell
26 104 (8.75%) XML
27 103 (8.67%) AWS
27 103 (8.67%) Git (software)
27 103 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 90 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 74 (6.23%) IIS
3 69 (5.81%) MS Exchange
4 55 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
5 32 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.94%) Skype for Business
7 20 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (1.60%) Confluence
9 15 (1.26%) Apache
10 13 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.84%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.76%) MS Project Server
13 8 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.34%) SAS
15 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.25%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 139 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
2 72 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.084%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.084%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 43 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.67%) nopCommerce
4 6 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.084%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 417 (35.10%) Azure
2 175 (14.73%) Office 365
3 103 (8.67%) AWS
4 47 (3.96%) Power Platform
5 43 (3.62%) PaaS
6 35 (2.95%) IaaS
7 31 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
8 28 (2.36%) Serverless
9 27 (2.27%) Azure Functions
9 27 (2.27%) SaaS
10 24 (2.02%) GitHub
11 19 (1.60%) GCP
12 18 (1.52%) Slack
13 14 (1.18%) OneDrive
14 13 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
15 12 (1.01%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 8 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
17 6 (0.51%) Azure Stack
18 5 (0.42%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 107 (9.01%) LAN
2 95 (8.00%) WAN
3 89 (7.49%) Firewall
4 60 (5.05%) Network Security
5 56 (4.71%) VoIP
6 52 (4.38%) DNS
7 49 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
8 46 (3.87%) TCP/IP
9 43 (3.62%) DHCP
10 35 (2.95%) VPN
11 33 (2.78%) Wireless
12 31 (2.61%) SAN
13 29 (2.44%) PABX
14 24 (2.02%) VLAN
15 21 (1.77%) Skype
16 15 (1.26%) Unified Communications
17 13 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
19 11 (0.93%) Internet
20 9 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 47 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (3.79%) Power BI
5 33 (2.78%) DB2
6 30 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 30 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 29 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (2.27%) Big Data
8 27 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
8 27 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 26 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.43%) MySQL
13 16 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
13 16 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.09%) Data Lake
14 13 (1.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 103 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 91 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 87 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 60 (5.05%) Selenium
5 35 (2.95%) SpecFlow
6 32 (2.69%) WiX
7 31 (2.61%) MSI
8 30 (2.53%) JIRA
9 26 (2.19%) Jenkins
10 24 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (1.52%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.76%) InstallShield
13 8 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.67%) git-flow
14 7 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (0.51%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.51%) gulp
16 5 (0.42%) Gradle
16 5 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 132 (11.11%) Finance
2 56 (4.71%) Manufacturing
3 36 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 34 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 29 (2.44%) Retail
6 23 (1.94%) Law
7 16 (1.35%) Legal
7 16 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.18%) Games
9 13 (1.09%) Back Office
10 10 (0.84%) Advertising
10 10 (0.84%) Military
11 8 (0.67%) Marketing
12 4 (0.34%) Automotive
12 4 (0.34%) Local Government
13 3 (0.25%) Banking
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) Electronics
14 2 (0.17%) Police
14 2 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 301 (25.34%) Developer
2 129 (10.86%) .NET Developer
3 112 (9.43%) Support Engineer
4 111 (9.34%) Analyst
5 97 (8.16%) Architect
6 84 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 82 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 73 (6.14%) C# Developer
9 61 (5.13%) Consultant
10 60 (5.05%) IT Engineer
10 60 (5.05%) IT Support
11 52 (4.38%) Azure Engineer
12 44 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
13 39 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
13 39 (3.28%) Test Engineer
14 37 (3.11%) Network Engineer
14 37 (3.11%) Project Manager
15 35 (2.95%) IT Manager
16 34 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
16 34 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (32.49%) .NET
2 133 (11.20%) AngularJS
3 122 (10.27%) ASP.NET
4 109 (9.18%) Web Services
5 104 (8.75%) XML
6 87 (7.32%) WCF
7 85 (7.15%) HTML
8 76 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 71 (5.98%) .NET Framework
10 64 (5.39%) RESTful
11 60 (5.05%) CSS
11 60 (5.05%) React
12 58 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (4.38%) SOAP
14 48 (4.04%) jQuery
15 39 (3.28%) REST
16 38 (3.20%) HTML5
17 35 (2.95%) MSMQ
18 34 (2.86%) .NET Core
19 29 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 76 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
4 48 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 36 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 35 (2.95%) Public Cloud
7 34 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 29 (2.44%) Replication
9 22 (1.85%) Virtual Team
10 21 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
12 14 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (1.01%) Device Driver
14 11 (0.93%) Clustering
14 11 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.93%) User Experience
15 10 (0.84%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.76%) PMI
17 8 (0.67%) CMDB
18 7 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 443 (37.29%) Windows
2 216 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 107 (9.01%) Linux
4 98 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (7.83%) Windows 10
6 71 (5.98%) Windows 7
7 69 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 19 (1.60%) Android
10 17 (1.43%) Unix
11 13 (1.09%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.51%) CentOS
13 6 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.42%) VMS
15 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.084%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.084%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (19.95%) Problem-Solving
3 193 (16.25%) ITIL
4 103 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 102 (8.59%) DevOps
5 102 (8.59%) Project Management
6 101 (8.50%) MVC
7 88 (7.41%) TDD
8 86 (7.24%) SDLC
9 83 (6.99%) Test Automation
10 81 (6.82%) Computer Science
11 78 (6.57%) SOLID
12 74 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
13 72 (6.06%) Migration
14 66 (5.56%) Service Delivery
15 63 (5.30%) CRM
15 63 (5.30%) Unit Testing
16 61 (5.13%) BDD
17 60 (5.05%) Analytics
18 59 (4.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 422 (35.52%) C#
2 326 (27.44%) SQL
3 140 (11.78%) JavaScript
4 106 (8.92%) PowerShell
5 76 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 66 (5.56%) Java
7 37 (3.11%) C++
8 34 (2.86%) C
9 32 (2.69%) Python
10 28 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 22 (1.85%) VB
12 14 (1.18%) TypeScript
13 10 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.76%) VBA
15 8 (0.67%) PHP
15 8 (0.67%) VB6
16 7 (0.59%) ES6
16 7 (0.59%) Ruby
17 4 (0.34%) Delphi
17 4 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 247 (20.79%) Degree
2 153 (12.88%) Security Cleared
3 95 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 87 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 44 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 37 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (2.86%) MCSA
9 33 (2.78%) MCSE
10 30 (2.53%) TOGAF Certification
11 29 (2.44%) AWS Certification
12 21 (1.77%) CCNA
13 19 (1.60%) A+ Certification
14 16 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.09%) ISEB
16 12 (1.01%) CCNP
17 9 (0.76%) MCITP
17 9 (0.76%) PMI Certification
17 9 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (0.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.96%) SLA
2 22 (1.85%) QA
3 17 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.76%) GDPR
6 7 (0.59%) GAMP
6 7 (0.59%) PMO
7 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.084%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.084%) TickIT
System Software
1 209 (17.59%) Active Directory
2 142 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (2.69%) vSphere
6 31 (2.61%) Docker
6 31 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (1.26%) XenApp
9 10 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.76%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.59%) VMware NSX
13 5 (0.42%) vCloud
14 3 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.25%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 2 (0.17%) Firmware
15 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 49 (4.12%) SCCM
2 33 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.53%) Puppet
4 29 (2.44%) IBM BigFix
5 27 (2.27%) SCOM
6 21 (1.77%) Kibana
7 20 (1.68%) Terraform
7 20 (1.68%) vCenter Server
8 16 (1.35%) Kubernetes
9 15 (1.26%) Ansible
10 13 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.59%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.51%) WSUS
13 5 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
13 5 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 222 (18.69%) VMware
2 123 (10.35%) Cisco
3 83 (6.99%) Citrix
4 62 (5.22%) Oracle
5 46 (3.87%) SAP
6 43 (3.62%) Dell
7 37 (3.11%) Google
8 35 (2.95%) IBM
9 34 (2.86%) Aruba
10 29 (2.44%) HP
11 20 (1.68%) Veeam
12 15 (1.26%) Avaya
13 14 (1.18%) Databricks
13 14 (1.18%) Xamarin
14 13 (1.09%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.09%) SolarWinds
15 11 (0.93%) Palo Alto
16 10 (0.84%) CA
16 10 (0.84%) Ivanti
16 10 (0.84%) ServiceNow