Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1331 1470 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.75% 21.38% 21.38%
As % of the Vendors category 43.06% 42.22% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1309 1370
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 3091 3482 3883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.18% 50.63% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2560 2919 3261
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -5 300 £37,500 - 31
Portsmouth +2 204 £37,500 - 10
Farnborough -2 164 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Basingstoke -8 160 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Fareham +5 96 £30,000 -6.98% 7
Winchester -5 85 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Eastleigh +2 35 £27,500 -21.43% 2
Havant -5 24 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Andover -13 22 £35,000 +9.38% 1
Petersfield +11 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Fleet +11 14 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Waterlooville +7 12 £30,500 -23.75% 2
Wallington -1 6 £19,000 -78.89%
Gosport +8 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Aldershot +4 4 £22,500 -33.33% 1
Hook -3 2 £50,000 - 1
Ringwood -6 2 £27,000 -10.00%
Southsea - 2 £18,000 -
Lymington 0 1 £23,750 +39.71%
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 570 (42.82%) Windows
2 476 (35.76%) C#
3 430 (32.31%) .NET
4 418 (31.40%) SQL Server
5 407 (30.58%) SQL
6 364 (27.35%) Active Directory
7 285 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
8 278 (20.89%) Windows Server
9 274 (20.59%) VMware
10 256 (19.23%) ASP.NET
11 250 (18.78%) MVC
12 234 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 214 (16.08%) Microsoft Office
14 206 (15.48%) ITIL
15 204 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 198 (14.88%) MS Exchange
17 192 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 191 (14.35%) JavaScript
19 184 (13.82%) HTML
20 180 (13.52%) Microsoft Certification
21 173 (13.00%) CSS
22 172 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
23 164 (12.32%) Security Cleared
24 162 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 139 (10.44%) Windows 7
26 138 (10.37%) SC Cleared
26 138 (10.37%) Linux
27 135 (10.14%) Office 365
28 132 (9.92%) Degree
29 130 (9.77%) WAN

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
1 198 (14.88%) MS Exchange
2 95 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 81 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 77 (5.79%) IIS
5 52 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 36 (2.70%) Skype for Business
7 29 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (1.50%) Apache
9 18 (1.35%) CMS
10 17 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.13%) NServiceBus
11 15 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.60%) WordPress
14 7 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.45%) JBoss
16 5 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.30%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 214 (16.08%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.68%) AutoCAD
5 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.60%) Revit
7 6 (0.45%) Autodesk Smoke
8 5 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.15%) InDesign
11 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.53%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.38%) SAP EWM
6 4 (0.30%) nopCommerce
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.30%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.23%) Epicor Vantage
7 3 (0.23%) Maximo
8 2 (0.15%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.075%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.075%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.075%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.075%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.075%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.075%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 234 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (10.14%) Office 365
3 87 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.10%) IaaS
5 27 (2.03%) SaaS
6 24 (1.80%) PaaS
7 17 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.30%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.23%) Serverless
12 3 (0.23%) Yammer
13 2 (0.15%) G Suite
13 2 (0.15%) GitHub
13 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.075%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 130 (9.77%) WAN
2 125 (9.39%) Firewall
3 123 (9.24%) LAN
4 75 (5.63%) DNS
5 70 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 61 (4.58%) DHCP
7 55 (4.13%) VoIP
8 51 (3.83%) VPN
9 49 (3.68%) SAN
10 31 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
11 28 (2.10%) Internet
11 28 (2.10%) Wireless
12 25 (1.88%) Skype
13 23 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (1.50%) MPLS
14 20 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
15 18 (1.35%) SMTP
16 15 (1.13%) SSL
17 14 (1.05%) Ethernet
17 14 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 60 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (3.76%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.55%) MS Access
6 34 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 27 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 19 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 18 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (1.35%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.13%) Redis
13 14 (1.05%) MySQL
14 12 (0.90%) Power BI
15 11 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
17 8 (0.60%) SAP BW
18 7 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 52 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 25 (1.88%) NUnit
5 23 (1.73%) JIRA
5 23 (1.73%) Selenium
6 17 (1.28%) Moq
7 12 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 10 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (0.68%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.60%) JDeveloper
10 8 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.53%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.45%) Subversion
13 5 (0.38%) eCATT
13 5 (0.38%) LSMW
13 5 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 123 (9.24%) Retail
2 120 (9.02%) Finance
3 57 (4.28%) Back Office
4 47 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 27 (2.03%) Legal
6 24 (1.80%) Marketing
7 22 (1.65%) Publishing
8 21 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.50%) Advertising
10 9 (0.68%) Banking
10 9 (0.68%) Billing
11 8 (0.60%) Electronics
12 5 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.38%) French Language
13 4 (0.30%) Law
14 3 (0.23%) German Language
14 3 (0.23%) International Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.15%) Games
16 1 (0.075%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 359 (26.97%) Developer
2 201 (15.10%) Analyst
3 194 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 132 (9.92%) Consultant
5 130 (9.77%) Support Engineer
6 111 (8.34%) C# Developer
7 97 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 91 (6.84%) Support Analyst
9 85 (6.39%) Software Developer
10 80 (6.01%) IT Support
11 78 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
11 78 (5.86%) IT Engineer
12 69 (5.18%) Senior Developer
13 65 (4.88%) Service Analyst
13 65 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
14 63 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
15 51 (3.83%) C# Software Developer
16 47 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 45 (3.38%) ASP.NET Developer
18 44 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (32.31%) .NET
2 256 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 184 (13.82%) HTML
4 173 (13.00%) CSS
5 162 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 128 (9.62%) Web Services
7 107 (8.04%) .NET Framework
7 107 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 83 (6.24%) jQuery
9 80 (6.01%) WCF
10 69 (5.18%) AngularJS
11 56 (4.21%) WPF
12 52 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 43 (3.23%) RESTful
14 42 (3.16%) XML
15 39 (2.93%) HTML5
16 37 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 36 (2.70%) Middleware
18 34 (2.55%) REST
19 25 (1.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
3 65 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 45 (3.38%) Clustering
5 41 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 39 (2.93%) Computer Science
7 37 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 31 (2.33%) Replication
9 18 (1.35%) User Experience
10 15 (1.13%) Wiki
11 14 (1.05%) Fat Client
11 14 (1.05%) Thin Client
12 10 (0.75%) Derivative
12 10 (0.75%) Tandem
13 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.60%) Graphic Design
15 7 (0.53%) PKI
15 7 (0.53%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 570 (42.82%) Windows
2 278 (20.89%) Windows Server
3 192 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 172 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (10.44%) Windows 7
6 138 (10.37%) Linux
7 111 (8.34%) Windows 10
8 67 (5.03%) Windows 8
9 46 (3.46%) Unix
10 35 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.33%) CentOS
12 27 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (1.80%) Apple iOS
14 16 (1.20%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.60%) Android
16 6 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.30%) SUSE
17 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.30%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (18.78%) MVC
3 206 (15.48%) ITIL
4 103 (7.74%) TDD
5 96 (7.21%) OO
6 84 (6.31%) Mentoring
7 82 (6.16%) SDLC
8 80 (6.01%) Scrum
9 78 (5.86%) Service Delivery
10 77 (5.79%) Test Automation
11 76 (5.71%) Web Development
12 74 (5.56%) CRM
13 71 (5.33%) OOP
13 71 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 69 (5.18%) Migration
15 59 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
16 56 (4.21%) Time Management
16 56 (4.21%) Unit Testing
17 52 (3.91%) SOA
18 50 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 476 (35.76%) C#
2 407 (30.58%) SQL
3 191 (14.35%) JavaScript
4 104 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 73 (5.48%) Java
6 49 (3.68%) Ruby
7 41 (3.08%) Python
8 40 (3.01%) VB.NET
9 39 (2.93%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.25%) PHP
11 25 (1.88%) C
11 25 (1.88%) Perl
12 17 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.05%) VB
14 9 (0.68%) ABAP
14 9 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.53%) C++
16 6 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.38%) Delphi
18 3 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 180 (13.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 164 (12.32%) Security Cleared
3 138 (10.37%) SC Cleared
4 132 (9.92%) Degree
5 78 (5.86%) MCSE
6 66 (4.96%) MCP
7 60 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
8 54 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 51 (3.83%) MCSA
10 49 (3.68%) DV Cleared
11 46 (3.46%) CCNA
11 46 (3.46%) MCITP
12 34 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
13 33 (2.48%) CCA
14 31 (2.33%) MCTS
15 27 (2.03%) MCDST
16 25 (1.88%) ISEB
17 19 (1.43%) A+ Certification
17 19 (1.43%) RHCE
17 19 (1.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.39%) SLA
2 32 (2.40%) QA
3 21 (1.58%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.13%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.68%) PMO
6 8 (0.60%) WCAG
7 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.30%) GDPR
9 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.15%) GCP
11 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.075%) IFRS
11 1 (0.075%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.075%) JSP 440
System Software
1 364 (27.35%) Active Directory
2 204 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.63%) XenApp
5 29 (2.18%) vSphere
6 20 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 16 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 16 (1.20%) VirtualBox
8 15 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.90%) vCloud
10 11 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.68%) Docker
12 7 (0.53%) Firmware
12 7 (0.53%) KVM
12 7 (0.53%) NFS
13 6 (0.45%) oVirt
13 6 (0.45%) pfSense
13 6 (0.45%) Samba
13 6 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (2.63%) vCenter Server
2 27 (2.03%) SCCM
3 26 (1.95%) Puppet
4 20 (1.50%) Backup Exec
5 19 (1.43%) WSUS
6 7 (0.53%) SCOM
6 7 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (0.53%) vRealize
7 6 (0.45%) Bacula
7 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.30%) DatAdvantage
9 4 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.30%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.30%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.23%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.23%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 274 (20.59%) VMware
2 111 (8.34%) Cisco
3 104 (7.81%) Citrix
4 79 (5.94%) Oracle
5 62 (4.66%) Dell
6 58 (4.36%) HP
7 51 (3.83%) Red Hat
8 40 (3.01%) Juniper
9 37 (2.78%) NetApp
10 34 (2.55%) SAP
11 26 (1.95%) Veeam
12 24 (1.80%) Symantec
13 21 (1.58%) Apple
13 21 (1.58%) Google
14 20 (1.50%) Atlassian
15 18 (1.35%) SolarWinds
15 18 (1.35%) Veritas
16 17 (1.28%) MuleSoft
17 15 (1.13%) Draytek
17 15 (1.13%) SonicWALL