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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Dorset
Rank 12 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 65 202 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.78% 24.54% 27.22%
As % of the Vendors category 40.88% 47.64% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 164 197
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £17,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
159 424 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 38.59% 51.52% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 131 286 365
Median salary £37,500 £30,791 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.78% -12.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -6 34 £42,500 +25.46% 4
Bournemouth -6 21 £37,500 +28.20% 5
Weymouth +4 2 £20,000 -38.93%
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 84 (49.12%) Windows
2 77 (45.03%) Active Directory
3 66 (38.60%) MS Excel
3 66 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (25.15%) Office 365
5 42 (24.56%) VMware
6 40 (23.39%) Citrix
7 38 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 37 (21.64%) MS Exchange
8 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (20.47%) SQL
10 34 (19.88%) SAN
10 34 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (19.88%) XenApp
11 33 (19.30%) C#
12 32 (18.71%) SQL Server
13 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 29 (16.96%) XenDesktop
14 29 (16.96%) .NET
15 28 (16.37%) JavaScript
16 26 (15.20%) CSS
17 25 (14.62%) Cisco
18 24 (14.04%) HTML
18 24 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (13.45%) PRINCE2
20 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET
20 20 (11.70%) Finance
20 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
21 18 (10.53%) MVC

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 37 (21.64%) MS Exchange
2 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.92%) IIS
5 4 (2.34%) CMS
5 4 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.34%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.17%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.58%) Kentico
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.17%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.17%) CATIA
4 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.17%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.58%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.58%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 43 (25.15%) Office 365
2 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.92%) IaaS
4 2 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.17%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.17%) Dropbox
4 2 (1.17%) G Suite
4 2 (1.17%) GitHub
4 2 (1.17%) PaaS
4 2 (1.17%) Slack
4 2 (1.17%) Trello
4 2 (1.17%) Zapier
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.88%) SAN
2 4 (2.34%) DHCP
2 4 (2.34%) DNS
2 4 (2.34%) VLAN
2 4 (2.34%) VPN
3 3 (1.75%) Firewall
3 3 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.17%) WAN
4 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.75%) MySQL
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.17%) AccuRev
3 2 (1.17%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.17%) JIRA
3 2 (1.17%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (11.70%) Finance
2 12 (7.02%) Advertising
3 4 (2.34%) Retail
4 3 (1.75%) Law
4 3 (1.75%) Legal
4 3 (1.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 36 (21.05%) Developer
3 31 (18.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 30 (17.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 30 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 28 (16.37%) IT Support
6 26 (15.20%) IT Engineer
6 26 (15.20%) IT Support Engineer
7 22 (12.87%) C# Developer
8 18 (10.53%) .NET Developer
9 15 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (8.19%) Consultant
10 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (7.60%) Architect
11 13 (7.60%) IT Manager
12 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
13 11 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.96%) .NET
2 26 (15.20%) CSS
3 24 (14.04%) HTML
4 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (7.02%) jQuery
7 11 (6.43%) HTML5
8 10 (5.85%) CSS3
9 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (2.92%) WinForms
11 4 (2.34%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.75%) Web Services
13 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (1.17%) COM
13 2 (1.17%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (0.58%) SOAP
14 1 (0.58%) XML
14 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.17%) PDA
4 2 (1.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) FMCG
5 1 (0.58%) PMI
5 1 (0.58%) Social Media
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (49.12%) Windows
2 66 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.09%) Linux
5 7 (4.09%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.75%) AIX
7 3 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.45%) PRINCE2
3 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (10.53%) MVC
5 17 (9.94%) Service Delivery
6 16 (9.36%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.77%) Project Management
8 14 (8.19%) Web Development
9 9 (5.26%) ERP
9 9 (5.26%) ITIL
10 8 (4.68%) OO
10 8 (4.68%) Presales
11 7 (4.09%) Software Engineering
12 6 (3.51%) SDLC
13 5 (2.92%) CRM
13 5 (2.92%) HOOD
13 5 (2.92%) Virtual Environments
14 4 (2.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 4 (2.34%) DevOps
15 3 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.47%) SQL
2 33 (19.30%) C#
3 28 (16.37%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.75%) PHP
5 2 (1.17%) C
5 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.17%) VB
6 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.02%) MCSE
3 9 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.09%) MCSA
5 6 (3.51%) MCP
6 5 (2.92%) CCNA
7 4 (2.34%) CCA
7 4 (2.34%) CCEA
7 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.34%) Degree
7 4 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.75%) CCNP
9 2 (1.17%) CCIE
9 2 (1.17%) MCITP
9 2 (1.17%) MCTS
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) PMO
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (45.03%) Active Directory
2 34 (19.88%) XenApp
3 29 (16.96%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) SCOM
2 3 (1.75%) SCCM
3 2 (1.17%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (24.56%) VMware
2 40 (23.39%) Citrix
3 25 (14.62%) Cisco
4 5 (2.92%) Oracle
5 4 (2.34%) AppSense
5 4 (2.34%) EMC
5 4 (2.34%) SAP
6 3 (1.75%) Avaya
6 3 (1.75%) Draytek
6 3 (1.75%) Juniper
7 2 (1.17%) Google
7 2 (1.17%) HP
7 2 (1.17%) Infor
7 2 (1.17%) Lotus
7 2 (1.17%) NetApp
7 2 (1.17%) Nintex
7 2 (1.17%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.58%) Baan
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.58%) Sage
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Poole
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi-Time
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Poole
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Salary: £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £52000 per annum + Pension, Beautiful Location, Hours
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