The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 81 41 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 19.15% 12.39% 17.76%
As % of the Vendors category 38.39% 30.60% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 49
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
211 134 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 49.88% 40.48% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 163 109 98
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 90 (53.89%) Windows
2 82 (49.10%) MS Excel
3 54 (32.34%) Citrix
4 53 (31.74%) VMware
5 51 (30.54%) SQL Server
6 46 (27.54%) Active Directory
7 44 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (23.95%) .NET
9 40 (23.95%) SQL
10 39 (23.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 35 (20.96%) C#
12 32 (19.16%) MS Office
13 30 (17.96%) MS Exchange
13 30 (17.96%) Firewall
14 28 (16.77%) TCP/IP
14 28 (16.77%) JavaScript
14 28 (16.77%) Degree
15 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET
16 25 (14.97%) HP
17 24 (14.37%) MVC
17 24 (14.37%) Finance
18 23 (13.77%) SAN
18 23 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (13.17%) ITIL
19 22 (13.17%) MCSE
19 22 (13.17%) MCITP
20 20 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (11.98%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.96%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.40%) IIS
4 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.80%) SAS
5 3 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.20%) WordPress
6 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 82 (49.10%) MS Excel
2 32 (19.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.80%) Visualfiles
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.96%) Firewall
2 28 (16.77%) TCP/IP
3 23 (13.77%) SAN
4 14 (8.38%) DHCP
5 12 (7.19%) DNS
6 7 (4.19%) Intranet
7 6 (3.59%) WAN
8 5 (2.99%) LAN
9 4 (2.40%) ADSL
9 4 (2.40%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.20%) VLAN
10 2 (1.20%) PBX
10 2 (1.20%) VoIP
11 1 (0.60%) GSM
11 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.60%) PABX
11 1 (0.60%) Internet
11 1 (0.60%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (9.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (8.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.80%) OLAP
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.20%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (1.20%) MySQL
11 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.60%) Ingres
11 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) ERwin
General
1 24 (14.37%) Finance
2 5 (2.99%) Marketing
3 4 (2.40%) Banking
3 4 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (1.80%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (25.15%) Developer
1 42 (25.15%) Analyst
2 24 (14.37%) IT Support
3 19 (11.38%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.78%) Support Technician
4 18 (10.78%) Infrastructure Technician
5 17 (10.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 16 (9.58%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 16 (9.58%) Service Analyst
6 16 (9.58%) Consultant
7 15 (8.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (8.38%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Web Developer
9 12 (7.19%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Junior
10 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.39%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.95%) .NET
2 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET
3 20 (11.98%) HTML
4 18 (10.78%) CSS
5 15 (8.98%) jQuery
6 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (7.78%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.19%) Ajax
9 5 (2.99%) COM
10 4 (2.40%) Web Services
10 4 (2.40%) Spring MVC
10 4 (2.40%) Spring
10 4 (2.40%) Spring Integration
11 3 (1.80%) XML
12 2 (1.20%) XSL
12 2 (1.20%) SOAP
12 2 (1.20%) XHTML
12 2 (1.20%) WSDL
12 2 (1.20%) WinForms
12 2 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Thin Client
1 16 (9.58%) Fat Client
2 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.40%) User Experience
4 3 (1.80%) Open Source
5 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) Statistics
5 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (53.89%) Windows
2 42 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (9.58%) Windows Vista
4 16 (9.58%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.59%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.60%) CentOS
8 1 (0.60%) UNIX
8 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.37%) MVC
2 22 (13.17%) ITIL
3 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (6.59%) OO
5 10 (5.99%) OOP
6 9 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.39%) Data Analysis
7 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
7 8 (4.79%) Problem Management
7 8 (4.79%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.19%) Time Management
9 6 (3.59%) Software Architecture
9 6 (3.59%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.99%) Data Modelling
10 5 (2.99%) Project Management
10 5 (2.99%) Performance Management
10 5 (2.99%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.99%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) SQL
2 35 (20.96%) C#
3 28 (16.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.59%) Java
5 5 (2.99%) C++
5 5 (2.99%) VB
5 5 (2.99%) VC++
5 5 (2.99%) VB6
6 4 (2.40%) C
7 3 (1.80%) PHP
7 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.20%) VBA
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (23.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (16.77%) Degree
3 22 (13.17%) MCITP
3 22 (13.17%) MCSE
4 17 (10.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (9.58%) CCA
5 16 (9.58%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (8.38%) MCP
6 14 (8.38%) MCSA
7 11 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.59%) MCTS
9 5 (2.99%) MCPD
10 3 (1.80%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.80%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.20%) HND
12 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.60%) CCNP
12 1 (0.60%) CCNA
12 1 (0.60%) PMP
12 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 44 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.40%) vSphere
4 3 (1.80%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (32.34%) Citrix
2 53 (31.74%) VMware
3 25 (14.97%) HP
4 19 (11.38%) Dell
5 18 (10.78%) EMC
5 18 (10.78%) DataCore
6 14 (8.38%) Oracle
7 7 (4.19%) Remedy
7 7 (4.19%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.40%) TARGIT
9 3 (1.80%) Sophos
9 3 (1.80%) Minitab
9 3 (1.80%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.80%) Cisco
10 2 (1.20%) Telerik
10 2 (1.20%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.20%) Informatica
10 2 (1.20%) Symantec
11 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.60%) IBM
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + Pension, Gym, 23 days holiday, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nationwide
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + 4k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago