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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 136 128 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.25% 19.36% 18.04%
As % of the Vendors category 51.13% 42.52% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 129 100 144
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £18,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
266 301 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 45.47% 45.54% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 241 183 262
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 73 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Bournemouth 0 61 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 156 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 108 (37.76%) Windows
3 81 (28.32%) C#
4 80 (27.97%) .NET
5 76 (26.57%) SQL
6 73 (25.52%) Active Directory
7 62 (21.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (20.28%) Visual Studio
9 57 (19.93%) MS Exchange
10 55 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (18.88%) SQL Server
12 53 (18.53%) Software Engineering
12 53 (18.53%) Windows Server
13 51 (17.83%) .NET Framework
13 51 (17.83%) VMware
14 50 (17.48%) HTML
14 50 (17.48%) ASP.NET
15 48 (16.78%) MVC
16 44 (15.38%) CSS
17 43 (15.03%) MS Office
18 41 (14.34%) Finance
19 40 (13.99%) Citrix
20 39 (13.64%) Office 365
21 36 (12.59%) JavaScript
21 36 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
22 35 (12.24%) TCP/IP
23 32 (11.19%) XenApp
24 31 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
24 31 (10.84%) Entity Framework
24 31 (10.84%) Web Development

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 57 (19.93%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.45%) IIS
5 7 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.40%) Apache
6 4 (1.40%) JBoss
7 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 156 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 43 (15.03%) MS Office
3 11 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.80%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.35%) BPCS
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.64%) Office 365
2 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.50%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.05%) Basecamp
4 3 (1.05%) Dropbox
4 3 (1.05%) GitHub
4 3 (1.05%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.05%) Trello
5 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 27 (9.44%) VPN
3 26 (9.09%) SAN
4 22 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 22 (7.69%) NFC
4 22 (7.69%) RS-232
4 22 (7.69%) RS-485
4 22 (7.69%) Wireless
5 15 (5.24%) VoIP
6 14 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (3.85%) DNS
8 7 (2.45%) Firewall
9 5 (1.75%) Internet
10 4 (1.40%) DHCP
11 2 (0.70%) HTTP
11 2 (0.70%) LAN
12 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.15%) MS Access
6 8 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.70%) QlikView
10 2 (0.70%) SQLite
10 2 (0.70%) SSDT
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.35%) MySQL
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 58 (20.28%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.80%) Selenium
3 8 (2.80%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.40%) Subversion
5 3 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (1.05%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.05%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.05%) VisualSVN
6 2 (0.70%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.70%) JIRA
6 2 (0.70%) MSI
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (14.34%) Finance
2 14 (4.90%) Banking
3 11 (3.85%) Marketing
4 4 (1.40%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.40%) Publishing
4 4 (1.40%) Retail
5 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.70%) Electronics
6 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
7 1 (0.35%) French Language
7 1 (0.35%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (23.43%) Developer
2 50 (17.48%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.94%) Analyst
4 27 (9.44%) Systems Engineer
5 25 (8.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 23 (8.04%) .NET Developer
6 23 (8.04%) Software Developer
7 22 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 22 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
8 21 (7.34%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.34%) IT Support
9 20 (6.99%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.24%) IT Engineer
10 15 (5.24%) IT Support Engineer
10 15 (5.24%) Support Technician
11 14 (4.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (27.97%) .NET
2 51 (17.83%) .NET Framework
3 50 (17.48%) ASP.NET
3 50 (17.48%) HTML
4 44 (15.38%) CSS
5 31 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (10.84%) Entity Framework
6 27 (9.44%) Web Services
7 24 (8.39%) SOAP
8 21 (7.34%) AngularJS
9 18 (6.29%) REST
10 17 (5.94%) jQuery
11 16 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (5.59%) WCF
12 14 (4.90%) LINQ
13 13 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (4.20%) COM
15 11 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (3.50%) HTML5
17 9 (3.15%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.49%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (8.04%) Driving Licence
3 19 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.10%) iPad
4 6 (2.10%) User Experience
5 5 (1.75%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.40%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) BYOD
9 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 108 (37.76%) Windows
2 62 (21.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (18.53%) Windows Server
4 27 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.45%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.10%) Linux
7 6 (2.10%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.75%) Android
8 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.70%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (18.53%) Software Engineering
3 48 (16.78%) MVC
4 31 (10.84%) Web Development
5 25 (8.74%) OO
6 23 (8.04%) TDD
7 22 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (7.34%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.99%) CRM
9 20 (6.99%) Project Management
10 16 (5.59%) OOD
11 15 (5.24%) Scrum
12 14 (4.90%) BDD
12 14 (4.90%) ITIL
12 14 (4.90%) PRINCE2
12 14 (4.90%) SDLC
12 14 (4.90%) SOA
13 11 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (3.85%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (28.32%) C#
2 76 (26.57%) SQL
3 36 (12.59%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.74%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.20%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.50%) C++
6 10 (3.50%) VB
7 8 (2.80%) C
7 8 (2.80%) Java
7 8 (2.80%) TypeScript
7 8 (2.80%) VB6
7 8 (2.80%) VC++
8 3 (1.05%) PHP
8 3 (1.05%) Python
8 3 (1.05%) VBA
9 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.69%) Degree
3 8 (2.80%) MCPD
3 8 (2.80%) MCTS
4 7 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.70%) MCDST
5 2 (0.70%) MCP
5 2 (0.70%) MCSA
5 2 (0.70%) MCSE
5 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.80%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 73 (25.52%) Active Directory
2 32 (11.19%) XenApp
3 23 (8.04%) Hyper-V
3 23 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.64%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.70%) Firmware
6 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.90%) SCCM
2 7 (2.45%) SCOM
3 5 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.70%) Ansible
4 2 (0.70%) Control-M
4 2 (0.70%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (17.83%) VMware
2 40 (13.99%) Citrix
3 13 (4.55%) Google
4 11 (3.85%) Oracle
5 10 (3.50%) HP
5 10 (3.50%) SAP
6 8 (2.80%) IBM
7 6 (2.10%) DataCore
7 6 (2.10%) Dell
7 6 (2.10%) EMC
7 6 (2.10%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.40%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.40%) NetApp
9 3 (1.05%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.70%) Apple
10 2 (0.70%) BMC
10 2 (0.70%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.70%) Informatica
10 2 (0.70%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.70%) Splunk
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 28days hols, MS Training, Career Pro
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago