Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,289 1,349 1,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.94% 23.04% 21.35%
As % of the Vendors category 42.32% 47.04% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 1,250 1,366
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 3,046 2,868 3,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 44.77% 48.98% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,449 2,444 3,040
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +4.07%

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 May 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 25 May 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 -3 332 £37,500 - 35
Basingstoke -2 275 £50,000 +17.65% 22
Farnborough 0 137 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Portsmouth +4 129 £41,250 +21.32% 26
Fareham -2 90 £30,000 +6.67% 6
Eastleigh 0 58 £35,000 - 11
Andover +6 30 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Winchester -16 30 £27,500 -15.38% 17
Havant -3 22 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Hook 0 19 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Waterlooville 0 15 £30,500 -
Fleet -25 14 £21,000 -44.00% 2
Romsey -4 10 £27,250 +2.83% 1
Ringwood +7 9 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Aldershot -11 5 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Wallington - 5 £19,000 -
Alton +6 2 £34,000 -15.00%
Petersfield -10 2 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Tadley - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 493 (38.25%) Windows
2 476 (36.93%) C#
3 421 (32.66%) SQL
4 401 (31.11%) .NET
5 372 (28.86%) SQL Server
6 347 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 307 (23.82%) Active Directory
8 243 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 234 (18.15%) VMware
10 230 (17.84%) ASP.NET
11 222 (17.22%) JavaScript
12 217 (16.83%) Windows Server
13 183 (14.20%) MVC
14 178 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
15 177 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 168 (13.03%) ITIL
17 163 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
18 158 (12.26%) HTML
19 152 (11.79%) Linux
19 152 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 147 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web API
21 139 (10.78%) CSS
22 135 (10.47%) Security Cleared
23 130 (10.09%) Windows 7
23 130 (10.09%) Office 365
24 126 (9.78%) Degree
24 126 (9.78%) T-SQL
25 124 (9.62%) AngularJS
26 122 (9.46%) TDD
27 120 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 108 (8.38%) MS Exchange
2 73 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 31 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (2.02%) Apache
8 25 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (1.78%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.16%) IIS
12 14 (1.09%) JBoss
13 13 (1.01%) CMS
13 13 (1.01%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.62%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.39%) MS Project Server
16 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 178 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
2 103 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.23%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 71 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.70%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.23%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.16%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.078%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.078%) Line 50
8 1 (0.078%) Line 500
8 1 (0.078%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 243 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 130 (10.09%) Office 365
3 43 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.34%) Dynamics 365
4 32 (2.48%) SaaS
5 25 (1.94%) IaaS
6 15 (1.16%) PaaS
7 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.62%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.31%) Yammer
10 3 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.16%) GitHub
12 1 (0.078%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.078%) Boomi
12 1 (0.078%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.078%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.13%) Firewall
2 66 (5.12%) Network Security
3 62 (4.81%) DNS
4 58 (4.50%) DHCP
5 46 (3.57%) SAN
6 34 (2.64%) LAN
6 34 (2.64%) Wireless
7 30 (2.33%) WAN
8 28 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 24 (1.86%) Skype
10 22 (1.71%) VoIP
10 22 (1.71%) VPN
11 21 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
12 19 (1.47%) NetScaler
13 17 (1.32%) Internet
14 14 (1.09%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (0.70%) VLAN
17 8 (0.62%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (5.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 65 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 53 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (2.79%) MS Access
8 36 (2.79%) Power BI
9 35 (2.72%) Relational Database
10 26 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.24%) MySQL
13 15 (1.16%) NoSQL
14 14 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.85%) OLAP
16 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.62%) Big Data
17 8 (0.62%) RDBMS
18 7 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 64 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 56 (4.34%) Visual Studio
4 42 (3.26%) Selenium
5 18 (1.40%) JIRA
5 18 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 16 (1.24%) Subversion
7 15 (1.16%) SoapUI
8 11 (0.85%) WebDriver
9 9 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.62%) Fiddler
10 8 (0.62%) LINQPad
10 8 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.47%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.47%) webpack
13 5 (0.39%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.39%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.31%) LSMW
14 4 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 110 (8.53%) Retail
2 95 (7.37%) Finance
3 54 (4.19%) Advertising
4 36 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 23 (1.78%) Legal
6 22 (1.71%) Marketing
7 18 (1.40%) Back Office
7 18 (1.40%) Publishing
8 15 (1.16%) Banking
9 8 (0.62%) Games
9 8 (0.62%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.39%) Military
11 4 (0.31%) Billing
11 4 (0.31%) French Language
11 4 (0.31%) Law
12 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.078%) Automotive
13 1 (0.078%) Electronics
13 1 (0.078%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 364 (28.24%) Developer
2 142 (11.02%) Analyst
3 141 (10.94%) .NET Developer
4 106 (8.22%) Consultant
5 104 (8.07%) C# Developer
6 101 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 100 (7.76%) Software Developer
8 76 (5.90%) Architect
9 68 (5.28%) IT Support
10 63 (4.89%) IT Engineer
11 59 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
12 56 (4.34%) Software Engineer
13 52 (4.03%) Support Analyst
14 49 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
15 47 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 45 (3.49%) Senior Developer
17 42 (3.26%) DBA
18 39 (3.03%) Administrator
19 37 (2.87%) Service Analyst
19 37 (2.87%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (31.11%) .NET
2 230 (17.84%) ASP.NET
3 158 (12.26%) HTML
4 147 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 139 (10.78%) CSS
6 124 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 120 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 114 (8.84%) Web Services
9 92 (7.14%) WCF
10 87 (6.75%) RESTful
11 69 (5.35%) jQuery
12 64 (4.97%) .NET Framework
13 50 (3.88%) SOAP
14 49 (3.80%) REST
14 49 (3.80%) WPF
15 41 (3.18%) XML
16 40 (3.10%) HTML5
17 38 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 31 (2.40%) React
19 30 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
3 65 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
4 43 (3.34%) Management Information System
5 42 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 39 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.72%) Replication
8 20 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 20 (1.55%) Thin Client
9 18 (1.40%) Device Driver
9 18 (1.40%) Fintech
9 18 (1.40%) User Experience
10 17 (1.32%) EPoS
11 15 (1.16%) Clustering
11 15 (1.16%) Tandem
12 14 (1.09%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.78%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.47%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 493 (38.25%) Windows
2 217 (16.83%) Windows Server
3 152 (11.79%) Linux
3 152 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 130 (10.09%) Windows 7
5 106 (8.22%) Windows 10
6 91 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (4.65%) Unix
8 54 (4.19%) Windows 8
9 27 (2.09%) Apple iOS
9 27 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (2.02%) Android
11 21 (1.63%) Mac OS X
12 19 (1.47%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.85%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.62%) VMS
15 6 (0.47%) Solaris
16 2 (0.16%) AIX
16 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (14.20%) MVC
3 168 (13.03%) ITIL
4 163 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
5 122 (9.46%) TDD
6 84 (6.52%) Scrum
7 83 (6.44%) Test Automation
8 82 (6.36%) CRM
9 80 (6.21%) BDD
9 80 (6.21%) Unit Testing
10 67 (5.20%) Customer Requirements
11 65 (5.04%) Software Engineering
12 62 (4.81%) OO
13 61 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
14 56 (4.34%) SDLC
15 51 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
16 49 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
16 49 (3.80%) Test Scripting
17 48 (3.72%) Regression Testing
18 44 (3.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 476 (36.93%) C#
2 421 (32.66%) SQL
3 222 (17.22%) JavaScript
4 126 (9.78%) T-SQL
5 55 (4.27%) Java
6 54 (4.19%) PowerShell
7 42 (3.26%) Python
8 35 (2.72%) VB.NET
9 34 (2.64%) TypeScript
10 32 (2.48%) VB
11 30 (2.33%) C
11 30 (2.33%) C++
11 30 (2.33%) Ruby
12 21 (1.63%) Perl
13 16 (1.24%) VB6
14 14 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.93%) PHP
15 12 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.93%) VBScript
16 5 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 135 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 126 (9.78%) Degree
3 97 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 60 (4.65%) DV Cleared
6 48 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (2.40%) ISEB
8 28 (2.17%) CCNA
8 28 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.94%) MCSA
10 24 (1.86%) MCSE
11 23 (1.78%) A+ Certification
12 19 (1.47%) MCP
12 19 (1.47%) RHCE
12 19 (1.47%) RHCSA
13 17 (1.32%) ISTQB
14 14 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.09%) PMI Certification
15 12 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.21%) SLA
2 32 (2.48%) QA
3 18 (1.40%) PMO
4 13 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.39%) GDPR
8 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.078%) JSP 440
System Software
1 307 (23.82%) Active Directory
2 177 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 62 (4.81%) vSphere
5 37 (2.87%) XenApp
6 24 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
7 22 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 19 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 17 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (1.24%) vCloud
11 11 (0.85%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.23%) Docker
14 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.16%) UAG
14 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.16%) XenServer
15 1 (0.078%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (3.72%) SCCM
2 26 (2.02%) SCOM
3 23 (1.78%) Puppet
4 13 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.85%) Kibana
5 11 (0.85%) Perfmon
6 10 (0.78%) vCenter Server
7 8 (0.62%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (0.54%) PowerCLI
8 7 (0.54%) vMotion
9 6 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.31%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.31%) Ansible
10 4 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.31%) vRealize
10 4 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 234 (18.15%) VMware
2 100 (7.76%) Citrix
3 65 (5.04%) Oracle
4 45 (3.49%) Cisco
5 27 (2.09%) Red Hat
6 24 (1.86%) HP
7 23 (1.78%) SAP
8 18 (1.40%) Dell
9 17 (1.32%) NetApp
10 16 (1.24%) Ivanti
11 15 (1.16%) Capita
12 14 (1.09%) Apple
12 14 (1.09%) Juniper
13 13 (1.01%) Veeam
14 12 (0.93%) Google
15 10 (0.78%) IBM
16 9 (0.70%) iManage
17 8 (0.62%) BMC
18 7 (0.54%) McAfee
18 7 (0.54%) ServiceNow