Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 183 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 25.74% 26.91% 18.04%
As % of the Vendors category 49.71% 55.62% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 153 174 114
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,125
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -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 348 329 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 51.79% 48.38% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 294 274 268
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,875
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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 71 (41.04%) C#
1 71 (41.04%) .NET
2 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
2 62 (35.84%) SQL
3 61 (35.26%) SQL Server
3 61 (35.26%) MVC
4 60 (34.68%) CSS
5 57 (32.95%) ASP.NET
5 57 (32.95%) HTML
5 57 (32.95%) Finance
6 54 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (30.06%) Windows
8 51 (29.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (26.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (24.28%) AngularJS
11 40 (23.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (19.08%) VMware
13 32 (18.50%) XML
13 32 (18.50%) Security Cleared
14 29 (16.76%) SC Cleared
15 28 (16.18%) TDD
16 27 (15.61%) Degree
16 27 (15.61%) InstallShield
17 24 (13.87%) jQuery
17 24 (13.87%) Project Management
17 24 (13.87%) HTML5
17 24 (13.87%) CSS3
18 23 (13.29%) Active Directory
19 22 (12.72%) ITIL
19 22 (12.72%) Windows Server

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 10 (5.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.05%) IIS
4 7 (4.05%) MS Project Server
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.09%) Office 365
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.73%) G Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) DNS
1 18 (10.40%) Firewall
2 15 (8.67%) RIP
3 13 (7.51%) LAN
3 13 (7.51%) VPN
3 13 (7.51%) WAN
4 11 (6.36%) SMTP
4 11 (6.36%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.20%) DHCP
6 8 (4.62%) Internet
7 7 (4.05%) VoIP
8 6 (3.47%) IMAP
9 5 (2.89%) HTTP
9 5 (2.89%) HTTPS
9 5 (2.89%) Wireless
10 4 (2.31%) DMZ
10 4 (2.31%) FTP
10 4 (2.31%) Network Security
10 4 (2.31%) X.400
11 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.89%) Power BI
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.31%) QlikView
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.73%) Big Data
5 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.16%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (29.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (15.61%) InstallShield
3 21 (12.14%) WiX
4 8 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.31%) NUnit
6 1 (0.58%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (32.95%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Retail
3 6 (3.47%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.47%) Back Office
4 3 (1.73%) Local Government
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (45.66%) Developer
2 52 (30.06%) .NET Developer
3 33 (19.08%) Senior Developer
4 27 (15.61%) C# Developer
5 26 (15.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (14.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 24 (13.87%) Software Developer
8 18 (10.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (10.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (10.40%) SQL Developer
9 16 (9.25%) Angular Developer
9 16 (9.25%) Project Manager
10 14 (8.09%) Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 14 (8.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (7.51%) IT Engineer
11 13 (7.51%) IT Support
11 13 (7.51%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (6.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (41.04%) .NET
2 60 (34.68%) CSS
3 57 (32.95%) ASP.NET
3 57 (32.95%) HTML
4 46 (26.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 42 (24.28%) AngularJS
6 40 (23.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (18.50%) XML
8 24 (13.87%) CSS3
8 24 (13.87%) HTML5
8 24 (13.87%) jQuery
9 21 (12.14%) Web Services
10 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (8.09%) WCF
12 13 (7.51%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.78%) Ajax
14 9 (5.20%) .NET Core
15 6 (3.47%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (3.47%) LINQ
15 6 (3.47%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.51%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.78%) Fintech
4 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.31%) CESG
6 4 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.31%) PMI
6 4 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.73%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.73%) W3C
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.06%) Windows
2 22 (12.72%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (9.83%) Windows 10
5 11 (6.36%) Linux
6 10 (5.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.73%) AIX
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.26%) MVC
2 54 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.18%) TDD
4 24 (13.87%) Project Management
5 22 (12.72%) ITIL
6 21 (12.14%) Customer Engagement
7 16 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2
9 12 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (6.94%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.36%) CRM
11 10 (5.78%) Analytics
11 10 (5.78%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.78%) ERP
11 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (5.78%) Web Development
12 9 (5.20%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
13 8 (4.62%) Scrum
13 8 (4.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 71 (41.04%) C#
2 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
2 62 (35.84%) SQL
3 13 (7.51%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.47%) C
4 6 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.73%) VBScript
6 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.16%) VB
6 2 (1.16%) X++
7 1 (0.58%) C++
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) R
7 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (18.50%) Security Cleared
2 29 (16.76%) SC Cleared
3 27 (15.61%) Degree
4 15 (8.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.05%) MCSE
7 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.89%) ISEB
7 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.89%) MCSA
7 5 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.31%) APMG
8 4 (2.31%) CCNA
8 4 (2.31%) CISSP
8 4 (2.31%) CITP
8 4 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.31%) MAPM
8 4 (2.31%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.31%) PMP
9 3 (1.73%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) GAAP
2 3 (1.73%) PMO
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.16%) P3O
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.89%) vSphere
4 3 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.73%) XenServer
5 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) SCCM
2 5 (2.89%) SCOM
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.16%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.58%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.58%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) VMware
2 11 (6.36%) Citrix
3 8 (4.62%) Cisco
3 8 (4.62%) Oracle
4 5 (2.89%) SAP
4 5 (2.89%) SonicWALL
5 4 (2.31%) Symantec
5 4 (2.31%) Veeam
6 3 (1.73%) Apple
6 3 (1.73%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) IBM
6 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.16%) Planview
8 1 (0.58%) HP
8 1 (0.58%) IFS
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.58%) Pegasus