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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 130 151 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.26% 25.38% 17.53%
As % of the Vendors category 54.17% 52.25% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 114 130 104
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,233 £19,500 £19,778
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
240 289 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.48% 48.57% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 202 227 189
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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 24 May 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 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
Poole +2 65 £42,500 +32.81% 12
Bournemouth -3 60 £30,000 -14.28% 17
Dorchester - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 186 (56.19%) MS Excel
2 132 (39.88%) Windows
3 112 (33.84%) SQL
4 105 (31.72%) C#
5 104 (31.42%) .NET
6 103 (31.12%) SQL Server
7 80 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 77 (23.26%) Active Directory
9 72 (21.75%) VMware
10 71 (21.45%) .NET Framework
10 71 (21.45%) ASP.NET
10 71 (21.45%) Windows Server
11 70 (21.15%) Visual Studio
11 70 (21.15%) MS Exchange
12 69 (20.85%) MVC
13 68 (20.54%) HTML
14 61 (18.43%) CSS
14 61 (18.43%) Software Engineering
15 56 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 54 (16.31%) T-SQL
16 54 (16.31%) Office 365
17 53 (16.01%) Finance
18 50 (15.11%) MS Office
19 49 (14.80%) Citrix
20 47 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (14.20%) Entity Framework
21 46 (13.90%) Degree
22 45 (13.60%) JavaScript
23 42 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
24 38 (11.48%) XenApp

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 70 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 35 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (5.14%) IIS
6 10 (3.02%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.81%) Apache
7 6 (1.81%) JBoss
8 4 (1.21%) CMS
9 3 (0.91%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.30%) Drupal
11 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.30%) Node.js
11 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 186 (56.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (15.11%) MS Office
3 15 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.83%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.30%) BPCS
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (16.31%) Office 365
2 15 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.93%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.60%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.88%) SAN
2 35 (10.57%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.95%) VoIP
3 23 (6.95%) VPN
3 23 (6.95%) Wi-Fi
4 22 (6.65%) Ethernet
4 22 (6.65%) NFC
4 22 (6.65%) RS-232
4 22 (6.65%) RS-485
4 22 (6.65%) Wireless
5 15 (4.53%) Internet
6 8 (2.42%) Firewall
7 7 (2.11%) DNS
8 6 (1.81%) LAN
9 5 (1.51%) DHCP
10 4 (1.21%) VLAN
10 4 (1.21%) WAN
11 2 (0.60%) NAS
11 2 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (31.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (4.83%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.63%) MS Access
7 12 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.51%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.51%) QlikView
9 5 (1.51%) SQLite
9 5 (1.51%) SSDT
10 4 (1.21%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.21%) MySQL
10 4 (1.21%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.30%) DTS
11 1 (0.30%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 36 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.11%) Subversion
5 6 (1.81%) TortoiseSVN
5 6 (1.81%) VisualSVN
6 5 (1.51%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.51%) JIRA
6 5 (1.51%) MSI
7 3 (0.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.91%) Selenium
7 3 (0.91%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.60%) Bugzilla
General
1 53 (16.01%) Finance
2 18 (5.44%) Banking
3 16 (4.83%) Marketing
4 14 (4.23%) Retail
5 11 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.81%) Legal
7 4 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.21%) Publishing
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Games
8 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (32.02%) Developer
2 63 (19.03%) Analyst
3 58 (17.52%) Support Engineer
4 37 (11.18%) Software Developer
5 32 (9.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 28 (8.46%) .NET Developer
6 28 (8.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 26 (7.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 26 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 26 (7.85%) C# Developer
8 25 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (6.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (6.65%) Systems Analyst
11 20 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.44%) IT Support
13 17 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (5.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (4.83%) Web Developer
15 15 (4.53%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.42%) .NET
2 71 (21.45%) .NET Framework
2 71 (21.45%) ASP.NET
3 68 (20.54%) HTML
4 61 (18.43%) CSS
5 47 (14.20%) Entity Framework
6 42 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (9.67%) Web Services
8 31 (9.37%) jQuery
9 29 (8.76%) LINQ
10 27 (8.16%) WCF
11 26 (7.85%) SOAP
12 21 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (6.04%) AngularJS
13 20 (6.04%) COM
13 20 (6.04%) REST
14 19 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (4.83%) WinForms
16 15 (4.53%) Razor View Engine
17 11 (3.32%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (7.85%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (6.95%) Driving Licence
3 13 (3.93%) iPad
4 10 (3.02%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.51%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.51%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.91%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.60%) Statistics
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.30%) BYOD
10 1 (0.30%) Clustering
10 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.30%) Handset
10 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 132 (39.88%) Windows
2 80 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 71 (21.45%) Windows Server
4 31 (9.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.83%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.53%) Apple iOS
8 12 (3.63%) Mac OS X
9 11 (3.32%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.02%) Windows 10
11 8 (2.42%) Linux
12 6 (1.81%) Android
13 4 (1.21%) Unix
13 4 (1.21%) Windows CE
13 4 (1.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (20.85%) MVC
2 61 (18.43%) Software Engineering
3 47 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (10.57%) Web Development
5 33 (9.97%) Mentoring
6 27 (8.16%) OO
7 23 (6.95%) Scrum
8 22 (6.65%) CRM
8 22 (6.65%) ITIL
8 22 (6.65%) Systems Analysis
8 22 (6.65%) TDD
9 21 (6.34%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (5.14%) Analytics
12 16 (4.83%) BDD
12 16 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (4.83%) Project Management
12 16 (4.83%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.53%) SOLID
14 14 (4.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (33.84%) SQL
2 105 (31.72%) C#
3 54 (16.31%) T-SQL
4 45 (13.60%) JavaScript
5 23 (6.95%) C
6 21 (6.34%) Java
6 21 (6.34%) VB.NET
7 18 (5.44%) C++
7 18 (5.44%) VB
8 16 (4.83%) VB6
8 16 (4.83%) VC++
9 7 (2.11%) PHP
9 7 (2.11%) VBA
10 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Python
11 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 56 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (13.90%) Degree
3 20 (6.04%) MCPD
4 16 (4.83%) MCTS
5 11 (3.32%) MCSE
6 10 (3.02%) MCSA
7 9 (2.72%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.21%) MCP
11 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.60%) GIAC
12 2 (0.60%) MCDST
13 1 (0.30%) CCNA
13 1 (0.30%) CCNP
13 1 (0.30%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.11%) SLA
2 2 (0.60%) COBIT
3 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 77 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 38 (11.48%) XenApp
3 37 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (9.97%) Hyper-V
5 24 (7.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (4.23%) SCCM
2 7 (2.11%) SCOM
3 5 (1.51%) Control-M
3 5 (1.51%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 72 (21.75%) VMware
2 49 (14.80%) Citrix
3 19 (5.74%) Oracle
4 17 (5.14%) SAP
5 13 (3.93%) Google
6 11 (3.32%) HP
7 7 (2.11%) DataCore
7 7 (2.11%) Dell
7 7 (2.11%) EMC
8 6 (1.81%) Guidewire
9 5 (1.51%) Cisco
9 5 (1.51%) Informatica
9 5 (1.51%) Splunk
10 4 (1.21%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.21%) NetApp
10 4 (1.21%) Remedy
11 3 (0.91%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.91%) Apple
11 3 (0.91%) IBM
11 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £28,143 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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 + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BUPA+Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £28,143 to £32,600 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £32,600 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago