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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.63% 7.39% 5.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.46% 26.83% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 38
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,300 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
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
79 164 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.96% 27.56% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 122 149
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 13 £38,750 +10.71% 6
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 45 (80.36%) SQL
3 44 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 38 (67.86%) Windows
5 34 (60.71%) .NET
5 34 (60.71%) C#
6 31 (55.36%) T-SQL
6 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
7 30 (53.57%) .NET Framework
7 30 (53.57%) Degree
8 29 (51.79%) Software Engineering
9 23 (41.07%) Mentoring
10 20 (35.71%) MCPD
10 20 (35.71%) Finance
11 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
11 17 (30.36%) WCF
11 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (28.57%) SAP
12 16 (28.57%) COM
12 16 (28.57%) VC++
12 16 (28.57%) VB
12 16 (28.57%) C++
12 16 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (28.57%) WinForms
12 16 (28.57%) SAP Business One
12 16 (28.57%) MCTS
12 16 (28.57%) VB6
13 15 (26.79%) Java
14 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 14 (25.00%) HTML

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) JBoss
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (28.57%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) DTS
5 1 (1.79%) MS Access
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.93%) MSI
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Analyst
3 16 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 13 (23.21%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.86%) IT Analyst
5 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (16.07%) IT Support
6 9 (16.07%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Agile Developer
9 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Framework
3 17 (30.36%) WCF
4 16 (28.57%) COM
4 16 (28.57%) WinForms
5 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (25.00%) CSS
5 14 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 14 (25.00%) HTML
5 14 (25.00%) jQuery
6 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
6 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (23.21%) LINQ
7 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.71%) J2EE
7 6 (10.71%) Spring
7 6 (10.71%) Struts
8 5 (8.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) iPad
2 5 (8.93%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (17.86%) Windows 8
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Software Engineering
2 23 (41.07%) Mentoring
3 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) MVC
4 13 (23.21%) Web Development
5 7 (12.50%) BDD
5 7 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (12.50%) SOLID
5 7 (12.50%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Application Packaging
7 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.93%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) SQL
2 34 (60.71%) C#
3 31 (55.36%) T-SQL
4 16 (28.57%) C++
4 16 (28.57%) VB
4 16 (28.57%) VB6
4 16 (28.57%) VC++
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.07%) C
8 4 (7.14%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 20 (35.71%) MCPD
3 16 (28.57%) MCTS
4 11 (19.64%) MCSE
5 10 (17.86%) MCSA
6 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.93%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (7.14%) MCP
9 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (3.57%) GIAC
10 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.57%) MCDST
11 1 (1.79%) CCNA
11 1 (1.79%) CCNP
11 1 (1.79%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) SAP
3 7 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 3 (5.36%) Remedy
6 2 (3.57%) Apple
6 2 (3.57%) BMC
7 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum 32days hols, bonus, MS training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum 28days hols, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BUPA+Package
Posted: 19 days ago