The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 100 168 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.88% 21.40% 30.64%
As % of the Vendors category 45.66% 42.21% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 95 132 198
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,950 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Microsoft
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
219 398 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 45.72% 50.70% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 209 287 316
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dorset

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dorset

Microsoft
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Poole +7 52 £31,250 -18.83% 9
Bournemouth -12 39 £37,500 +13.63% 9
Shaftesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 101 (45.09%) Windows
2 93 (41.52%) MS Excel
3 87 (38.84%) Active Directory
4 71 (31.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (28.57%) C#
6 63 (28.13%) .NET
7 60 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (23.66%) MS Exchange
9 52 (23.21%) SQL
9 52 (23.21%) Windows Server
10 51 (22.77%) JavaScript
11 49 (21.88%) CSS
12 48 (21.43%) HTML
12 48 (21.43%) Citrix
13 47 (20.98%) VMware
14 46 (20.54%) ASP.NET
14 46 (20.54%) Office 365
15 42 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 41 (18.30%) MVC
17 40 (17.86%) SAN
18 39 (17.41%) XenApp
18 39 (17.41%) Visual Studio
19 38 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
20 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
20 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 36 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
21 35 (15.63%) XenDesktop
22 31 (13.84%) Web Development
23 30 (13.39%) Finance
24 26 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft
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 53 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 38 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.80%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.34%) IIS
6 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.89%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.45%) Kentico
Applications
1 93 (41.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.68%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.89%) CATIA
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.89%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (20.54%) Office 365
2 21 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.91%) Basecamp
3 11 (4.91%) Dropbox
3 11 (4.91%) G Suite
3 11 (4.91%) GitHub
3 11 (4.91%) Slack
3 11 (4.91%) Trello
4 5 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.79%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.79%) IaaS
6 2 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.89%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.86%) SAN
2 10 (4.46%) DNS
3 9 (4.02%) Firewall
3 9 (4.02%) VPN
4 8 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.23%) DHCP
6 4 (1.79%) HTTP
7 3 (1.34%) VLAN
8 2 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.89%) VoIP
9 1 (0.45%) Internet
9 1 (0.45%) Intranet
9 1 (0.45%) LAN
9 1 (0.45%) MPLS
9 1 (0.45%) NAS
9 1 (0.45%) Network Security
9 1 (0.45%) WAN
9 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (17.41%) Visual Studio
2 26 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.91%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.13%) Selenium
5 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.79%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.89%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.89%) JIRA
6 2 (0.89%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (13.39%) Finance
2 7 (3.13%) Advertising
3 5 (2.23%) Marketing
4 3 (1.34%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (30.36%) Support Engineer
2 62 (27.68%) Developer
3 40 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 38 (16.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 38 (16.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 36 (16.07%) .NET Developer
6 34 (15.18%) IT Support
7 33 (14.73%) C# Developer
8 30 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (13.39%) IT Engineer
8 30 (13.39%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (10.71%) Software Developer
10 16 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (6.70%) IT Manager
12 14 (6.25%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.80%) .NET Software Developer
14 11 (4.91%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (4.91%) Consultant
15 10 (4.46%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.13%) .NET
2 49 (21.88%) CSS
3 48 (21.43%) HTML
4 46 (20.54%) ASP.NET
5 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (8.04%) HTML5
7 17 (7.59%) jQuery
8 16 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 16 (7.14%) CSS3
9 13 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (5.36%) Web Services
11 11 (4.91%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.57%) SOAP
13 7 (3.13%) Angular 2
13 7 (3.13%) REST
14 6 (2.68%) Entity Framework
14 6 (2.68%) WinForms
15 5 (2.23%) XML
16 4 (1.79%) Kendo UI
16 4 (1.79%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.23%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (2.23%) User Experience
3 4 (1.79%) PMI
4 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (45.09%) Windows
2 71 (31.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 52 (23.21%) Windows Server
4 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.70%) Linux
6 8 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.68%) AIX
8 4 (1.79%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.30%) MVC
3 31 (13.84%) Web Development
4 17 (7.59%) OO
4 17 (7.59%) Project Management
5 14 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 13 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 13 (5.80%) TDD
7 10 (4.46%) SDLC
8 9 (4.02%) Presales
8 9 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (3.57%) OOD
9 8 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 8 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (3.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 7 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.57%) C#
2 52 (23.21%) SQL
3 51 (22.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.13%) TypeScript
5 6 (2.68%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.23%) Python
7 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.79%) Java
7 4 (1.79%) Ruby
8 2 (0.89%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.89%) PHP
8 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.89%) VB
9 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.13%) MCSE
3 5 (2.23%) MCP
3 5 (2.23%) MCSA
4 4 (1.79%) CCA
4 4 (1.79%) CCEA
4 4 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.34%) Degree
6 2 (0.89%) CCNA
6 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) MCSD
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 87 (38.84%) Active Directory
2 39 (17.41%) XenApp
3 35 (15.63%) XenDesktop
4 9 (4.02%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Ansible
1 4 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (1.34%) SCOM
3 2 (0.89%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (21.43%) Citrix
2 47 (20.98%) VMware
3 16 (7.14%) Google
4 12 (5.36%) Oracle
5 8 (3.57%) Cisco
6 5 (2.23%) SAP
7 4 (1.79%) AppSense
7 4 (1.79%) EMC
7 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.34%) IBM
9 2 (0.89%) Draytek
9 2 (0.89%) Facebook
9 2 (0.89%) Juniper
10 1 (0.45%) Apple
10 1 (0.45%) Baan
10 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.45%) Infor
10 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.45%) Nintex
10 1 (0.45%) Planview
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £28,452 to £32,958 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £32,958 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £43,000 to £53,000 per annum Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago