Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 145 216 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 24.62% 31.86% 18.95%
As % of the Vendors category 48.99% 63.91% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 133 205 113
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,600 £26,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -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 296 338 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 50.25% 49.85% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 265 283 255
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £53,750
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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 76 (52.41%) .NET
2 73 (50.34%) C#
3 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
4 65 (44.83%) SQL
5 60 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 53 (36.55%) MVC
7 52 (35.86%) ASP.NET
8 50 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (32.41%) Finance
10 43 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (28.97%) CSS
12 39 (26.90%) HTML
13 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (22.76%) Windows
15 32 (22.07%) Web Services
16 29 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 27 (18.62%) XML
18 22 (15.17%) TDD
18 22 (15.17%) .NET Framework
18 22 (15.17%) Degree
19 20 (13.79%) InstallShield
19 20 (13.79%) T-SQL
19 20 (13.79%) Analytics
20 18 (12.41%) Greenfield Project
21 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
21 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
22 16 (11.03%) Project Management
22 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
23 15 (10.34%) jQuery

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 7 (4.83%) IIS
2 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.45%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.90%) Google Analytics
4 6 (4.14%) Office 365
5 4 (2.76%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.38%) G Suite
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.69%) IaaS
8 1 (0.69%) PaaS
8 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.90%) DNS
2 6 (4.14%) IMAP
2 6 (4.14%) Internet
2 6 (4.14%) RIP
2 6 (4.14%) SMTP
3 5 (3.45%) Firewall
3 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.76%) DHCP
4 4 (2.76%) LAN
4 4 (2.76%) VPN
4 4 (2.76%) WAN
5 3 (2.07%) VoIP
6 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.52%) Power BI
5 8 (5.52%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.83%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.45%) QlikView
8 3 (2.07%) Big Data
8 3 (2.07%) MySQL
9 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.38%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (13.79%) InstallShield
3 15 (10.34%) WiX
4 11 (7.59%) JIRA
5 8 (5.52%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.76%) NUnit
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (32.41%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Retail
3 6 (4.14%) Back Office
4 2 (1.38%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (52.41%) Developer
2 45 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.62%) C# Developer
4 26 (17.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.24%) Senior Developer
6 22 (15.17%) Software Developer
7 21 (14.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (14.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (13.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 17 (11.72%) SQL Developer
11 15 (10.34%) Project Manager
12 12 (8.28%) Administrator
12 12 (8.28%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (7.59%) Analyst
13 11 (7.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 11 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
15 9 (6.21%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (52.41%) .NET
2 52 (35.86%) ASP.NET
3 43 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (28.97%) CSS
5 39 (26.90%) HTML
6 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (22.07%) Web Services
8 29 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 27 (18.62%) XML
10 22 (15.17%) .NET Framework
11 15 (10.34%) Ajax
11 15 (10.34%) CSS3
11 15 (10.34%) HTML5
11 15 (10.34%) jQuery
12 14 (9.66%) WCF
13 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (4.14%) .NET Core
14 6 (4.14%) Gherkin
14 6 (4.14%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (4.14%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.41%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.07%) Fintech
4 3 (2.07%) W3C
5 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.76%) Windows
2 13 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.76%) Linux
6 2 (1.38%) Unix
6 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.55%) MVC
2 50 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.17%) TDD
4 20 (13.79%) Analytics
5 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (11.03%) Project Management
7 15 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
8 12 (8.28%) CRM
9 11 (7.59%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.59%) ITIL
9 11 (7.59%) Web Development
10 9 (6.21%) BDD
10 9 (6.21%) Scrum
11 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.52%) ERP
11 8 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.52%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.83%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.83%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.34%) C#
2 65 (44.83%) SQL
3 60 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.21%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.83%) C
7 2 (1.38%) X++
8 1 (0.69%) C++
8 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.69%) VBA
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.17%) Degree
2 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.90%) ISEB
5 9 (6.21%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.14%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.38%) ACCA
8 2 (1.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.69%) MCP
9 1 (0.69%) MCSE
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) GAAP
3 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) SCCM
2 5 (3.45%) SCOM
3 4 (2.76%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (8.97%) VMware
2 12 (8.28%) Google
3 6 (4.14%) Oracle
4 4 (2.76%) SAP
4 4 (2.76%) Symantec
4 4 (2.76%) Tableau
5 3 (2.07%) Veeam
6 2 (1.38%) Apple
6 2 (1.38%) Cisco
6 2 (1.38%) Citrix
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) IFS
7 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.69%) SonicWALL