Period
to 14 August 2018

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 6 months to 14 August 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 141 202 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 23.34% 27.60% 25.66%
As % of the Vendors category 43.65% 63.32% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 191 132
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -9.88%
10th Percentile £28,125 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,875 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -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 Portsmouth.

All Vendors
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 323 319 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 53.48% 43.58% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 271 275 237
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -10.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,500 £54,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

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 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 80 (56.74%) SQL
2 74 (52.48%) SQL Server
3 63 (44.68%) .NET
4 62 (43.97%) C#
5 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
6 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
7 41 (29.08%) MVC
8 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (25.53%) Finance
10 35 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (24.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (18.44%) T-SQL
13 25 (17.73%) HTML
13 25 (17.73%) CSS
14 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (15.60%) Web Services
15 22 (15.60%) Windows
15 22 (15.60%) AngularJS
16 21 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (14.18%) TDD
17 20 (14.18%) Security Cleared
18 19 (13.48%) Analytics
18 19 (13.48%) Retail
18 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2016
19 18 (12.77%) Degree
19 18 (12.77%) SC Cleared
20 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling

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 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.13%) IIS
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.09%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.67%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) DNS
1 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.13%) RIP
3 2 (1.42%) IMAP
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) LAN
3 2 (1.42%) Network Security
3 2 (1.42%) SMTP
3 2 (1.42%) WAN
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (52.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (9.22%) Power BI
6 13 (9.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
9 9 (6.38%) QlikView
10 8 (5.67%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.96%) Big Data
11 7 (4.96%) MySQL
11 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.42%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.09%) JIRA
2 10 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.38%) InstallShield
4 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (5.67%) WiX
5 4 (2.84%) webpack
6 3 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 19 (13.48%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Marketing
4 4 (2.84%) Back Office
5 3 (2.13%) Advertising
6 2 (1.42%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) Developer
2 39 (27.66%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.73%) Administrator
4 22 (15.60%) C# Developer
5 21 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (14.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (13.48%) DBA
8 18 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (12.77%) Senior Developer
8 18 (12.77%) SQL Developer
9 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (12.06%) Software Developer
10 12 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (8.51%) Analyst
11 11 (7.80%) SQL DBA
12 10 (7.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 10 (7.09%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (5.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (5.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.68%) .NET
2 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
3 35 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (17.73%) CSS
4 25 (17.73%) HTML
5 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (15.60%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.60%) Web Services
7 16 (11.35%) .NET Framework
8 15 (10.64%) HTML5
9 14 (9.93%) CSS3
9 14 (9.93%) XML
10 11 (7.80%) jQuery
11 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (5.67%) Ajax
13 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.96%) WCF
14 6 (4.26%) RESTful
15 5 (3.55%) Node.js
15 5 (3.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (9.93%) Replication
2 13 (9.22%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.42%) W3C
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Windows
2 11 (7.80%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.38%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) Solaris
4 4 (2.84%) Unix
5 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.08%) MVC
2 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (14.18%) TDD
5 19 (13.48%) Analytics
6 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling
7 16 (11.35%) Scrum
8 12 (8.51%) ITIL
9 11 (7.80%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.09%) BDD
10 10 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.09%) CRM
10 10 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.09%) OO
11 9 (6.38%) ETL
12 8 (5.67%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (5.67%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (5.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.74%) SQL
2 62 (43.97%) C#
3 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.44%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.09%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.26%) C
7 5 (3.55%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.84%) VB
8 4 (2.84%) VBScript
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.77%) Degree
2 18 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.22%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.38%) ISEB
5 5 (3.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.84%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.42%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) PMO
2 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.13%) GAAP
4 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Perfmon
2 5 (3.55%) SCOM
3 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.84%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (7.09%) Google
1 10 (7.09%) VMware
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) SAP
3 4 (2.84%) Symantec
3 4 (2.84%) Tableau
4 2 (1.42%) Citrix
5 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco
5 1 (0.71%) Juniper
5 1 (0.71%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat