Period
to 21 May 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 21 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 14 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 114 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 21.75% 18.30% 29.96%
As % of the Vendors category 44.48% 46.72% 60.16%
Number of salaries quoted 106 108 149
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,750
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -3.85%

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 290 244 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 48.90% 39.17% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 235 209 233
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 61 (47.29%) SQL Server
2 54 (41.86%) SQL
3 43 (33.33%) C#
4 41 (31.78%) .NET
5 33 (25.58%) Windows
6 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET
9 25 (19.38%) MVC
9 25 (19.38%) Security Cleared
9 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 24 (18.60%) Linux
11 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (17.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
12 22 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (16.28%) DV Cleared
13 21 (16.28%) ITIL
13 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.73%) Service Management
14 19 (14.73%) VMware
14 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
14 19 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (13.18%) SharePoint
16 17 (13.18%) Active Directory
16 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
16 17 (13.18%) Replication
16 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008

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 17 (13.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (10.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.33%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) CMS
3 3 (2.33%) IIS
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.65%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.63%) LAN
2 14 (10.85%) WAN
2 14 (10.85%) Wireless
3 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.55%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (47.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 23 (17.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (12.40%) Power BI
8 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (3.88%) MySQL
11 4 (3.10%) Big Data
11 4 (3.10%) QlikView
12 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 15 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) webpack
4 3 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 16 (12.40%) Retail
2 12 (9.30%) Finance
3 10 (7.75%) Advertising
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Military
6 2 (1.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) .NET Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Administrator
4 20 (15.50%) Analyst
5 19 (14.73%) DBA
6 15 (11.63%) C# Developer
7 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (10.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (10.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Consultant
12 7 (5.43%) Business Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.43%) SQL DBA
13 6 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.78%) .NET
2 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET
3 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
5 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (7.75%) RESTful
6 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (6.20%) HTML
7 8 (6.20%) jQuery
8 7 (5.43%) CSS
9 5 (3.88%) Ajax
9 5 (3.88%) HTML5
10 4 (3.10%) CSS3
10 4 (3.10%) Express
10 4 (3.10%) Kendo UI
10 4 (3.10%) LAMP
10 4 (3.10%) Node.js
10 4 (3.10%) React
10 4 (3.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Replication
2 14 (10.85%) Fat Client
2 14 (10.85%) Thin Client
3 12 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (8.53%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.33%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) Windows
2 24 (18.60%) Linux
3 14 (10.85%) Windows 10
3 14 (10.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (10.08%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.10%) Solaris
5 4 (3.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.38%) MVC
2 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (16.28%) ITIL
5 19 (14.73%) Service Management
6 18 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (12.40%) Scrum
8 15 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 14 (10.85%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
10 12 (9.30%) Database Mirroring
11 11 (8.53%) Statistics
12 10 (7.75%) BDD
12 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (7.75%) OO
12 10 (7.75%) TDD
12 10 (7.75%) Web Application Development
13 8 (6.20%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.86%) SQL
2 43 (33.33%) C#
3 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
6 4 (3.10%) VB
6 4 (3.10%) VBScript
7 3 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (19.38%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.28%) DV Cleared
4 11 (8.53%) Degree
5 5 (3.88%) ISEB
5 5 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.78%) ACCA
7 1 (0.78%) CIMA
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
2 7 (5.43%) PMO
3 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.53%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) VMware
2 15 (11.63%) Citrix
3 6 (4.65%) Google
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.33%) Adobe
5 3 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) Juniper
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Tableau