The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 42 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 36 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.73% 4.43% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.18% 20.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 35
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
170 200 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.07% 22.15% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 112 165 173
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 30 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Poole +19 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 90 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 71 (78.89%) Windows
3 59 (65.56%) MS Excel
4 57 (63.33%) MCSE
5 46 (51.11%) Citrix
6 42 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (42.22%) VMware
9 37 (41.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 37 (41.11%) MCP
10 36 (40.00%) MCSA
10 36 (40.00%) CCA
10 36 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
11 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
12 34 (37.78%) SQL
13 32 (35.56%) C#
14 28 (31.11%) .NET
14 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
14 28 (31.11%) MS Exchange
15 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
16 26 (28.89%) MCITP
17 24 (26.67%) Firewall
17 24 (26.67%) T-SQL
18 22 (24.44%) MVC
18 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
18 22 (24.44%) LINQ
18 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (24.44%) Entity Framework
18 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 21 (23.33%) IIS
3 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.44%) Lync
5 4 (4.44%) JBoss
5 4 (4.44%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (65.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Office 365
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (26.67%) Firewall
3 21 (23.33%) SAN
4 7 (7.78%) Internet
5 4 (4.44%) VoIP
5 4 (4.44%) PABX
6 3 (3.33%) DNS
6 3 (3.33%) DHCP
7 1 (1.11%) LAN
7 1 (1.11%) WAN
7 1 (1.11%) VPN
7 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.11%) MS Access
5 1 (1.11%) DTS
5 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.67%) Log4Net
2 15 (16.67%) NUnit
2 15 (16.67%) Subversion
2 15 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 15 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Local Government
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (48.89%) Consultant
2 40 (44.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 26 (28.89%) Developer
4 19 (21.11%) .NET Developer
5 18 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 18 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Analyst
9 7 (7.78%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
11 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
1 28 (31.11%) .NET
2 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
2 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (24.44%) Entity Framework
2 22 (24.44%) LINQ
2 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (21.11%) jQuery
3 19 (21.11%) CSS
4 18 (20.00%) WCF
5 15 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (16.67%) ELMAH
5 15 (16.67%) JSON
5 15 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 4 (4.44%) HTML
6 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.44%) Struts
6 4 (4.44%) J2EE
6 4 (4.44%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Thin Client
1 19 (21.11%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) PKI
4 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) BYOD
4 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.89%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (21.11%) Windows Vista
5 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) MVC
2 17 (18.89%) Project Management
3 15 (16.67%) SOA
3 15 (16.67%) Time Management
3 15 (16.67%) Active Record
4 6 (6.67%) QMS
4 6 (6.67%) Migration
4 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.44%) Business Development
6 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.44%) ITIL
6 4 (4.44%) OOP
6 4 (4.44%) OO
7 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.33%) Service Management
7 3 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (1.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) SQL
2 32 (35.56%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.44%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (63.33%) MCSE
2 37 (41.11%) MCP
2 37 (41.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 36 (40.00%) MCSA
3 36 (40.00%) CCA
3 36 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 26 (28.89%) MCITP
5 18 (20.00%) MCSD
6 17 (18.89%) CCEA
6 17 (18.89%) CCEE
7 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (7.78%) CCNA
8 6 (6.67%) Degree
9 4 (4.44%) MCPD
10 3 (3.33%) MCDST
11 1 (1.11%) VCP4
11 1 (1.11%) VCP5
System Software
1 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 17 (18.89%) XenApp
4 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) SCCM
2 8 (8.89%) SCOM
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.22%) SCSM
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
5 1 (1.11%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.11%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (51.11%) Citrix
3 38 (42.22%) VMware
4 17 (18.89%) AppSense
5 16 (17.78%) EMC
6 9 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) HP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Pertemps IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, South
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary: £40k-50k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 25 days ago