Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,274 1,360 1,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.91% 19.58% 21.75%
As % of the Vendors category 44.59% 42.35% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 1,193 1,209
Hampshire median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,825 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £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 2,857 3,211 3,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 44.64% 46.22% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,298 2,629 2,572
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 January 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 23 January 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
Basingstoke +5 371 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Southampton -1 223 £37,500 - 28
Portsmouth +1 176 £45,000 +55.17% 25
Farnborough 0 133 £40,000 - 19
Fareham -3 67 £40,750 +29.37% 14
Winchester +2 46 £40,000 +23.08% 9
Havant +3 21 £40,000 - 7
Andover +3 21 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Eastleigh -11 16 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Aldershot +6 13 £45,000 +119.51% 3
Fleet -9 13 £57,500 +130.00% 2
Waterlooville +1 11 £40,000 +31.15% 1
Yateley - 11 £24,000 - 3
Petersfield -3 9 £37,500 +3.45%
Hook +11 7 £65,000 +100.00% 4
Alton -5 6 £53,750 +34.38%
Ringwood -5 6 £24,000 -11.11% 1
Romsey -17 6 - -
Gosport -2 4 £23,695 +1.91% 2
Wallington -5 4 £45,000 +136.84%
Liss - 1 £30,000 - 1
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 489 (38.38%) C#
2 453 (35.56%) .NET
3 407 (31.95%) SQL Server
4 405 (31.79%) Windows
5 390 (30.61%) SQL
6 374 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
7 333 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 265 (20.80%) Active Directory
9 241 (18.92%) Degree
10 235 (18.45%) JavaScript
11 227 (17.82%) MVC
12 226 (17.74%) ASP.NET
13 206 (16.17%) Windows Server
14 204 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
15 169 (13.27%) ITIL
15 169 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
15 169 (13.27%) Finance
16 167 (13.11%) VMware
17 152 (11.93%) HTML
18 143 (11.22%) CSS
19 131 (10.28%) Security Cleared
20 126 (9.89%) Office 365
21 124 (9.73%) AngularJS
22 123 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
23 121 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
23 121 (9.50%) Web Services
24 117 (9.18%) SC Cleared
25 113 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
26 112 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
27 109 (8.56%) Project Management

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 86 (6.75%) BizTalk Server
2 84 (6.59%) MS Exchange
3 83 (6.51%) IIS
4 71 (5.57%) SharePoint
5 39 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 36 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (1.65%) Confluence
9 17 (1.33%) Apache
9 17 (1.33%) CMS
10 15 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.02%) JBoss
12 11 (0.86%) SAS
13 9 (0.71%) Apache Spark
14 8 (0.63%) Kentico
14 8 (0.63%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.55%) MS Project Server
15 7 (0.55%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 169 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
2 87 (6.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (3.53%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.78%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.078%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 22 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.55%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 6 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (0.39%) Shopify
6 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.16%) Magento
8 1 (0.078%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.078%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 333 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (9.89%) Office 365
3 49 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (3.61%) PaaS
5 39 (3.06%) SaaS
6 31 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 28 (2.20%) Serverless
9 24 (1.88%) Azure Functions
9 24 (1.88%) GitHub
10 16 (1.26%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (0.78%) IaaS
13 9 (0.71%) Yammer
14 5 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (0.39%) npm
14 5 (0.39%) Yarn
15 4 (0.31%) OneDrive
16 3 (0.24%) AWS Fargate
16 3 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 83 (6.51%) Firewall
2 78 (6.12%) DNS
3 73 (5.73%) WAN
4 67 (5.26%) LAN
5 63 (4.95%) DHCP
6 37 (2.90%) Internet
7 36 (2.83%) TCP/IP
8 34 (2.67%) VPN
9 30 (2.35%) SAN
10 28 (2.20%) Network Security
10 28 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (1.96%) SMTP
12 24 (1.88%) VoIP
13 22 (1.73%) RIP
14 20 (1.57%) WLAN
15 19 (1.49%) Skype
16 16 (1.26%) HTTPS
16 16 (1.26%) Wireless
17 12 (0.94%) Ethernet
17 12 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (31.95%) SQL Server
2 65 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 44 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.28%) Power BI
9 26 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
10 23 (1.81%) MySQL
10 23 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (1.73%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.57%) Big Data
13 14 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
14 13 (1.02%) Data Lake
15 12 (0.94%) MongoDB
15 12 (0.94%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
17 9 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 123 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 85 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 53 (4.16%) JIRA
4 51 (4.00%) Selenium
5 38 (2.98%) Visual Studio
6 31 (2.43%) Subversion
7 27 (2.12%) InstallShield
8 26 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
9 25 (1.96%) NUnit
10 23 (1.81%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.57%) Jenkins
12 19 (1.49%) WiX
13 18 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (1.02%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.94%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.86%) SoapUI
16 11 (0.86%) SonarQube
17 10 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 8 (0.63%) Bitbucket
18 8 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 169 (13.27%) Finance
2 52 (4.08%) Retail
3 37 (2.90%) Back Office
4 34 (2.67%) Legal
5 22 (1.73%) Advertising
6 21 (1.65%) Aerospace
6 21 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.65%) Marketing
7 17 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.63%) Billing
9 7 (0.55%) Automotive
9 7 (0.55%) Games
9 7 (0.55%) Local Government
10 6 (0.47%) Law
11 5 (0.39%) Publishing
12 4 (0.31%) Electronics
13 3 (0.24%) Banking
14 1 (0.078%) Front Office
14 1 (0.078%) Military
14 1 (0.078%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 365 (28.65%) Developer
2 161 (12.64%) Analyst
3 156 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 127 (9.97%) Software Developer
5 125 (9.81%) C# Developer
6 98 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 75 (5.89%) Support Analyst
8 74 (5.81%) IT Engineer
9 72 (5.65%) Senior Developer
10 68 (5.34%) Architect
11 66 (5.18%) C# Software Developer
12 64 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
13 59 (4.63%) IT Support
14 56 (4.40%) Project Manager
15 55 (4.32%) Junior
16 53 (4.16%) Consultant
17 48 (3.77%) Administrator
18 46 (3.61%) DBA
18 46 (3.61%) SQL DBA
19 44 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (35.56%) .NET
2 226 (17.74%) ASP.NET
3 152 (11.93%) HTML
4 143 (11.22%) CSS
5 124 (9.73%) AngularJS
6 121 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 121 (9.50%) Web Services
7 106 (8.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 93 (7.30%) XML
9 87 (6.83%) HTML5
10 75 (5.89%) WCF
11 74 (5.81%) .NET Framework
11 74 (5.81%) RESTful
12 70 (5.49%) jQuery
13 62 (4.87%) CSS3
14 47 (3.69%) REST
15 43 (3.38%) .NET Core
16 39 (3.06%) React
17 38 (2.98%) Vue.js
18 35 (2.75%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 82 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
2 79 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 43 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.06%) Clustering
6 35 (2.75%) Fintech
7 24 (1.88%) User Experience
8 22 (1.73%) PMI
8 22 (1.73%) RIA
9 20 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 20 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.10%) EPoS
11 12 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.78%) AS400
12 10 (0.78%) iSeries
12 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
12 10 (0.78%) NHS
13 8 (0.63%) BYOD
13 8 (0.63%) Device Driver
13 8 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 405 (31.79%) Windows
2 206 (16.17%) Windows Server
3 113 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 92 (7.22%) Windows 10
6 78 (6.12%) Linux
7 77 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.57%) Android
10 18 (1.41%) Unix
11 14 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.94%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.55%) AIX
14 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.24%) CentOS
16 3 (0.24%) Debian
16 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (17.82%) MVC
3 204 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
4 169 (13.27%) ITIL
5 109 (8.56%) Project Management
6 100 (7.85%) TDD
7 77 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
7 77 (6.04%) Scrum
8 73 (5.73%) Mentoring
8 73 (5.73%) Test Automation
9 70 (5.49%) OO
9 70 (5.49%) SDLC
10 62 (4.87%) PRINCE2
10 62 (4.87%) Software Engineering
10 62 (4.87%) SOLID
11 61 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (4.71%) CRM
12 60 (4.71%) DevOps
13 58 (4.55%) Waterfall
14 55 (4.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 489 (38.38%) C#
2 390 (30.61%) SQL
3 235 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 96 (7.54%) T-SQL
5 95 (7.46%) Java
6 81 (6.36%) PowerShell
7 47 (3.69%) Python
8 41 (3.22%) TypeScript
9 35 (2.75%) C
10 27 (2.12%) C++
11 26 (2.04%) VB.NET
12 14 (1.10%) PHP
13 12 (0.94%) R
14 11 (0.86%) MATLAB
14 11 (0.86%) VBA
15 10 (0.78%) VBScript
16 9 (0.71%) VB
17 8 (0.63%) Ruby
18 7 (0.55%) Bash Shell
19 6 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 241 (18.92%) Degree
2 131 (10.28%) Security Cleared
3 117 (9.18%) SC Cleared
4 104 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (4.71%) MCSE
6 48 (3.77%) MCSA
7 37 (2.90%) DV Cleared
8 36 (2.83%) A+ Certification
9 31 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 30 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (1.88%) MCP
12 23 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (1.81%) ISEB
12 23 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (1.73%) PMI Certification
14 17 (1.33%) VCP6
15 15 (1.18%) CCNA
16 7 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.47%) CISSP
17 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.24%) SLA
2 29 (2.28%) QA
3 15 (1.18%) PMO
4 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) P3O
7 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.078%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 265 (20.80%) Active Directory
2 112 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.67%) vSphere
4 31 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (2.35%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.81%) Docker
7 22 (1.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 22 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.39%) vCloud
8 5 (0.39%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.39%) VMware NSX
8 5 (0.39%) XenApp
9 3 (0.24%) KVM
9 3 (0.24%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.24%) XenServer
10 2 (0.16%) Firmware
10 2 (0.16%) NFS
10 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (4.79%) SCCM
2 38 (2.98%) Ansible
3 26 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
4 19 (1.49%) Puppet
4 19 (1.49%) SCOM
5 17 (1.33%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.94%) Terraform
7 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.39%) WSUS
10 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.31%) Kibana
10 4 (0.31%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.31%) vRealize
11 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.16%) Check_MK
12 2 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.16%) PowerCLI
13 1 (0.078%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 167 (13.11%) VMware
2 67 (5.26%) Cisco
3 64 (5.02%) Oracle
4 29 (2.28%) Citrix
5 26 (2.04%) Google
5 26 (2.04%) IBM
6 19 (1.49%) HP
7 17 (1.33%) Atlassian
8 16 (1.26%) SAP
9 15 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 13 (1.02%) Intel
10 13 (1.02%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.02%) Tableau
11 12 (0.94%) Juniper
12 11 (0.86%) Blue Coat
12 11 (0.86%) Snow
12 11 (0.86%) SonicWALL
13 10 (0.78%) Ivanti
13 10 (0.78%) LogRhythm
14 9 (0.71%) Veeam