The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 42 85 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 12.73% 31.84% 22.55%
As % of the Vendors category 34.15% 62.50% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 82 63
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% -7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 123 136 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 37.27% 50.94% 63.73%
Number of salaries quoted 102 123 183
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,250 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Portsmouth.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Portsmouth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 37 (41.57%) MS Excel
2 35 (39.33%) .NET
3 34 (38.20%) SQL
4 32 (35.96%) Windows
5 30 (33.71%) C#
5 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
7 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
7 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
8 23 (25.84%) HTML
9 22 (24.72%) MVC
10 21 (23.60%) CSS
11 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (19.10%) VMware
13 15 (16.85%) Active Directory
14 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
14 14 (15.73%) ITIL
14 14 (15.73%) Finance
15 13 (14.61%) Scrum
15 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
16 12 (13.48%) MS Office
16 12 (13.48%) jQuery
17 11 (12.36%) Migration
18 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
18 10 (11.24%) Degree
18 10 (11.24%) Linux
18 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (11.24%) Windows 7
19 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (6.74%) IIS
1 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) Confluence
3 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.25%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (41.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.48%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
4 2 (2.25%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) G Suite
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
1 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) DHCP
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) PBX
3 3 (3.37%) SAN
4 2 (2.25%) LAN
4 2 (2.25%) MPLS
4 2 (2.25%) VLAN
4 2 (2.25%) WAN
4 2 (2.25%) Wireless
5 1 (1.12%) NAS
5 1 (1.12%) Skype
5 1 (1.12%) VoIP
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.74%) Power BI
4 5 (5.62%) Endeca
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.37%) OLAP
5 3 (3.37%) QlikView
5 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.25%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (2.25%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) MS Access
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) NUnit
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.62%) JIRA
2 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.25%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.12%) Moq
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Advertising
4 4 (4.49%) Military
5 3 (3.37%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.37%) Retail
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Local Government
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Front Office
7 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (41.57%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Analyst
4 15 (16.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (16.85%) C# Developer
5 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (15.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.74%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Graduate
9 5 (5.62%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.62%) IT Support
9 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.33%) .NET
2 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
3 23 (25.84%) HTML
4 21 (23.60%) CSS
5 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (13.48%) jQuery
7 8 (8.99%) Web Services
8 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (5.62%) Ajax
10 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.37%) MDX
11 3 (3.37%) Software Packaging
11 3 (3.37%) WCF
11 3 (3.37%) XML
12 2 (2.25%) CSS3
12 2 (2.25%) Flash
12 2 (2.25%) SOAP
12 2 (2.25%) WSDL
12 2 (2.25%) XHTML
12 2 (2.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.25%) iPad
3 2 (2.25%) iPhone
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Robotics
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.96%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.24%) Linux
3 10 (11.24%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.11%) Android
5 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.49%) Unix
8 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.25%) AIX
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.12%) Debian
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.72%) MVC
3 14 (15.73%) ITIL
4 13 (14.61%) Scrum
5 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.99%) CRM
8 7 (7.87%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (7.87%) OO
8 7 (7.87%) TDD
9 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.74%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.74%) Web Development
10 5 (5.62%) Presales
10 5 (5.62%) Project Management
10 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.20%) SQL
2 30 (33.71%) C#
3 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.74%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.49%) Java
7 3 (3.37%) C
7 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.12%) VB6
8 1 (1.12%) VC++
8 1 (1.12%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) CCNP
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 2 (2.25%) MCP
4 2 (2.25%) MCTS
5 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
2 4 (4.49%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) WAI
3 2 (2.25%) WCAG
4 1 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.62%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.12%) Firmware
7 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
1 3 (3.37%) SCOM
2 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.12%) Nagios
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) VMware
2 8 (8.99%) Citrix
3 4 (4.49%) Cisco
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Apple
5 2 (2.25%) Google
5 2 (2.25%) HP
5 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.25%) NetApp
5 2 (2.25%) ProCurve
5 2 (2.25%) Tableau
5 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.12%) Meraki
6 1 (1.12%) Remedy
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.12%) Veeam
6 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
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