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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 145 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.85% 23.46% 18.23%
As % of the Vendors category 51.21% 47.39% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 119 114 138
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,233 £19,825 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
248 306 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.53% 49.51% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 227 203 252
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +2 74 £42,500 +32.81% 12
Bournemouth -4 49 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 174 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 120 (37.62%) Windows
3 102 (31.97%) C#
4 100 (31.35%) .NET
5 93 (29.15%) SQL
6 75 (23.51%) SQL Server
7 74 (23.20%) Visual Studio
8 72 (22.57%) Active Directory
9 70 (21.94%) .NET Framework
10 68 (21.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (20.06%) ASP.NET
12 63 (19.75%) Software Engineering
13 62 (19.44%) HTML
14 61 (19.12%) MVC
15 59 (18.50%) VMware
16 58 (18.18%) MS Exchange
17 57 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
18 55 (17.24%) CSS
19 54 (16.93%) Finance
20 52 (16.30%) Windows Server
21 46 (14.42%) MS Office
22 45 (14.11%) Team Foundation Server
23 43 (13.48%) Office 365
24 42 (13.17%) Entity Framework
25 41 (12.85%) T-SQL
26 40 (12.54%) JavaScript
26 40 (12.54%) Citrix
27 38 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
27 38 (11.91%) Degree
28 35 (10.97%) Web Services

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 58 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.45%) IIS
6 10 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.57%) Apache
7 5 (1.57%) JBoss
8 3 (0.94%) CMS
9 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 174 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 46 (14.42%) MS Office
3 14 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.08%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) BPCS
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.48%) Office 365
2 13 (4.08%) Google Analytics
3 11 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.03%) TCP/IP
2 27 (8.46%) SAN
3 24 (7.52%) VPN
4 22 (6.90%) Ethernet
4 22 (6.90%) NFC
4 22 (6.90%) RS-232
4 22 (6.90%) RS-485
4 22 (6.90%) Wireless
5 20 (6.27%) VoIP
6 19 (5.96%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (2.82%) Internet
8 7 (2.19%) DNS
9 5 (1.57%) Firewall
10 4 (1.25%) DHCP
11 3 (0.94%) LAN
12 2 (0.63%) NAS
13 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.31%) VLAN
13 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.51%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.13%) MS Access
6 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.57%) QlikView
9 5 (1.57%) SQLite
9 5 (1.57%) SSDT
10 3 (0.94%) MySQL
10 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.31%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 74 (23.20%) Visual Studio
2 45 (14.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.19%) Selenium
3 7 (2.19%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.19%) Subversion
4 6 (1.88%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (1.88%) VisualSVN
5 5 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.57%) JIRA
5 5 (1.57%) MSI
6 3 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 54 (16.93%) Finance
2 22 (6.90%) Banking
3 16 (5.02%) Marketing
4 11 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.13%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Legal
6 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Games
7 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (28.21%) Developer
2 57 (17.87%) Support Engineer
3 51 (15.99%) Analyst
4 30 (9.40%) Software Developer
5 25 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 25 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 24 (7.52%) .NET Developer
6 24 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 22 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 22 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (6.27%) IT Support
9 19 (5.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 19 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (5.96%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.02%) Web Developer
11 15 (4.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (4.70%) IT Engineer
11 15 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (4.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (31.35%) .NET
2 70 (21.94%) .NET Framework
3 64 (20.06%) ASP.NET
4 62 (19.44%) HTML
5 55 (17.24%) CSS
6 42 (13.17%) Entity Framework
7 35 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (10.97%) Web Services
8 30 (9.40%) SOAP
9 25 (7.84%) jQuery
10 24 (7.52%) REST
10 24 (7.52%) WCF
11 23 (7.21%) AngularJS
11 23 (7.21%) LINQ
12 20 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (5.33%) COM
15 16 (5.02%) Razor View Engine
16 13 (4.08%) WinForms
17 9 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.40%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.21%) Driving Licence
4 10 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.19%) iPad
5 7 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.88%) User Experience
7 5 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.57%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) BYOD
10 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.31%) Handset
10 1 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 120 (37.62%) Windows
2 68 (21.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 52 (16.30%) Windows Server
4 28 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.51%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.88%) Android
8 6 (1.88%) Linux
8 6 (1.88%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.25%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.63%) Unix
12 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.75%) Software Engineering
2 61 (19.12%) MVC
3 57 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.34%) Web Development
5 32 (10.03%) OO
6 27 (8.46%) TDD
7 26 (8.15%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.21%) CRM
9 22 (6.90%) Scrum
9 22 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
10 20 (6.27%) Service Delivery
11 19 (5.96%) Project Management
12 18 (5.64%) BDD
12 18 (5.64%) OOD
13 16 (5.02%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (5.02%) SOA
14 15 (4.70%) Analytics
14 15 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.39%) ITIL
15 14 (4.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (31.97%) C#
2 93 (29.15%) SQL
3 41 (12.85%) T-SQL
4 40 (12.54%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.96%) VB.NET
6 15 (4.70%) C++
6 15 (4.70%) VB
7 13 (4.08%) C
7 13 (4.08%) VB6
7 13 (4.08%) VC++
8 12 (3.76%) Java
9 6 (1.88%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.88%) VBA
10 5 (1.57%) PHP
10 5 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (11.91%) Degree
1 38 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (4.39%) MCPD
3 13 (4.08%) MCTS
4 6 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.25%) MCSE
7 3 (0.94%) MCSA
7 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) MCDST
8 2 (0.63%) MCP
9 1 (0.31%) CCNA
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) CCSA
9 1 (0.31%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.51%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) COBIT
3 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 72 (22.57%) Active Directory
2 33 (10.34%) XenApp
3 28 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (7.84%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.96%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.63%) Firmware
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.39%) SCCM
2 7 (2.19%) SCOM
3 5 (1.57%) Control-M
3 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (18.50%) VMware
2 40 (12.54%) Citrix
3 16 (5.02%) Oracle
4 14 (4.39%) SAP
5 13 (4.08%) Google
6 11 (3.45%) HP
7 7 (2.19%) DataCore
7 7 (2.19%) Dell
7 7 (2.19%) EMC
7 7 (2.19%) IBM
8 6 (1.88%) Guidewire
9 5 (1.57%) Cisco
9 5 (1.57%) Informatica
9 5 (1.57%) Splunk
10 4 (1.25%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.25%) NetApp
11 3 (0.94%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.94%) Apple
11 3 (0.94%) Remedy
11 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,Microsoft train
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,bonus,MS traini
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago