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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 33 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 49 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.48% 6.08% 5.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.63% 25.16% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £17,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
184 155 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.09% 24.18% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 149 124 161
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +6 39 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Poole -2 10 £32,500 -40.90%
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 93 (81.58%) Windows
3 76 (66.67%) MCSE
4 74 (64.91%) MS Excel
5 53 (46.49%) SQL Server
5 53 (46.49%) Citrix
6 50 (43.86%) C#
7 48 (42.11%) SQL
8 47 (41.23%) VMware
9 46 (40.35%) .NET
9 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET
10 45 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 44 (38.60%) CCA
11 44 (38.60%) Citrix Certification
12 43 (37.72%) MCSA
13 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 39 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (30.70%) IIS
17 33 (28.95%) MCP
17 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
18 32 (28.07%) Active Directory
19 29 (25.44%) TCP/IP
20 28 (24.56%) MCITP
21 27 (23.68%) MVC
21 27 (23.68%) SAN
21 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
22 26 (22.81%) Firewall
23 24 (21.05%) CSS
23 24 (21.05%) T-SQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 35 (30.70%) IIS
2 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
3 16 (14.04%) Lync
4 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.63%) JBoss
6 3 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 74 (64.91%) MS Excel
2 21 (18.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Office 365
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.44%) TCP/IP
2 27 (23.68%) SAN
3 26 (22.81%) Firewall
4 14 (12.28%) NetScaler
5 6 (5.26%) LAN
5 6 (5.26%) WAN
6 5 (4.39%) Internet
7 3 (2.63%) DHCP
7 3 (2.63%) VoIP
7 3 (2.63%) DNS
7 3 (2.63%) PABX
8 1 (0.88%) VPN
8 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) DTS
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.04%) NUnit
2 16 (14.04%) Subversion
2 16 (14.04%) Log4Net
2 16 (14.04%) TeamCity
2 16 (14.04%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (45.61%) Consultant
2 48 (42.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 31 (27.19%) Developer
4 20 (17.54%) Analyst
4 20 (17.54%) .NET Developer
4 20 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 17 (14.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (8.77%) Applications Support
8 10 (8.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 9 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Technical Support
12 4 (3.51%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.35%) .NET
1 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET
2 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (21.05%) CSS
4 22 (19.30%) .NET Framework
4 22 (19.30%) LINQ
4 22 (19.30%) Entity Framework
4 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (16.67%) jQuery
5 19 (16.67%) WCF
6 16 (14.04%) JSON
6 16 (14.04%) NHibernate
6 16 (14.04%) ELMAH
6 16 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (7.02%) HTML
8 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (2.63%) J2EE
9 3 (2.63%) Struts
9 3 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Thin Client
1 22 (19.30%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) BYOD
3 2 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (81.58%) Windows
2 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (19.30%) Windows Vista
5 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.68%) MVC
2 22 (19.30%) Project Management
3 17 (14.91%) Time Management
4 16 (14.04%) SOA
4 16 (14.04%) Active Record
5 8 (7.02%) QMS
5 8 (7.02%) Migration
6 7 (6.14%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.51%) Business Development
8 4 (3.51%) OOP
8 4 (3.51%) OO
9 3 (2.63%) ITIL
9 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.75%) Service Management
10 2 (1.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.86%) C#
2 48 (42.11%) SQL
3 24 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.51%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (66.67%) MCSE
2 45 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 44 (38.60%) CCA
3 44 (38.60%) Citrix Certification
4 43 (37.72%) MCSA
5 33 (28.95%) MCP
6 28 (24.56%) MCITP
7 22 (19.30%) CCEA
7 22 (19.30%) CCEE
8 19 (16.67%) MCSD
9 9 (7.89%) Degree
10 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (5.26%) CCNA
11 5 (4.39%) VCP4
11 5 (4.39%) VCP5
12 4 (3.51%) MCPD
13 2 (1.75%) MCDST
System Software
1 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (28.07%) Active Directory
3 18 (15.79%) XenApp
4 16 (14.04%) vSphere
5 15 (13.16%) XenDesktop
6 11 (9.65%) VMware ESX
6 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) SCCM
2 7 (6.14%) SCOM
3 3 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.63%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.75%) SCSM
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.88%) WSUS
5 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (46.49%) Citrix
3 47 (41.23%) VMware
4 22 (19.30%) EMC
4 22 (19.30%) AppSense
5 7 (6.14%) Cisco
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) HP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 Dependant on experience +10% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 24 days ago