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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 124 139 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.49% 20.53% 17.26%
As % of the Vendors category 49.40% 43.30% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 118 112 134
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +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
251 321 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 43.50% 47.42% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 222 211 251
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 August 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 August 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
Bournemouth -2 69 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Poole +6 54 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 128 (50.39%) MS Excel
2 86 (33.86%) Windows
3 75 (29.53%) C#
3 75 (29.53%) .NET
4 65 (25.59%) Active Directory
5 62 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (23.23%) SQL
7 53 (20.87%) HTML
7 53 (20.87%) Visual Studio
8 50 (19.69%) ASP.NET
9 49 (19.29%) CSS
9 49 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (18.90%) MS Exchange
11 47 (18.50%) SQL Server
12 46 (18.11%) JavaScript
12 46 (18.11%) MVC
13 42 (16.54%) Software Engineering
13 42 (16.54%) Windows Server
14 39 (15.35%) VMware
15 37 (14.57%) Finance
15 37 (14.57%) .NET Framework
16 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (13.78%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (13.78%) MS Office
18 34 (13.39%) Web Development
19 33 (12.99%) Citrix
20 31 (12.20%) TCP/IP
20 31 (12.20%) Office 365
21 30 (11.81%) Embedded Systems
22 29 (11.42%) VPN

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 48 (18.90%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (3.54%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.18%) Apache
6 3 (1.18%) JBoss
7 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 128 (50.39%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.78%) MS Office
3 8 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.57%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.39%) BPCS
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.20%) Office 365
2 16 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.54%) Basecamp
3 9 (3.54%) Dropbox
3 9 (3.54%) GitHub
3 9 (3.54%) Google Apps
3 9 (3.54%) Slack
3 9 (3.54%) Trello
4 7 (2.76%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.79%) SaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 29 (11.42%) VPN
3 23 (9.06%) SAN
4 22 (8.66%) Ethernet
4 22 (8.66%) NFC
4 22 (8.66%) RS-232
4 22 (8.66%) RS-485
4 22 (8.66%) Wireless
5 13 (5.12%) DNS
6 11 (4.33%) VoIP
7 9 (3.54%) Firewall
7 9 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.36%) DHCP
9 4 (1.57%) HTTP
10 2 (0.79%) LAN
11 1 (0.39%) Internet
11 1 (0.39%) Intranet
11 1 (0.39%) MPLS
11 1 (0.39%) Network Security
11 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.97%) MS Access
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 53 (20.87%) Visual Studio
2 35 (13.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.33%) Selenium
4 9 (3.54%) Bitbucket
5 8 (3.15%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 37 (14.57%) Finance
2 7 (2.76%) Banking
2 7 (2.76%) Marketing
3 4 (1.57%) Publishing
3 4 (1.57%) Retail
4 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.39%) Danish Language
5 1 (0.39%) French Language
5 1 (0.39%) Games
5 1 (0.39%) German Language
5 1 (0.39%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (24.41%) Developer
2 44 (17.32%) Support Engineer
3 32 (12.60%) Analyst
4 27 (10.63%) .NET Developer
4 27 (10.63%) Systems Engineer
5 25 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 24 (9.45%) Software Developer
7 22 (8.66%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (7.87%) IT Support
9 16 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (6.30%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.91%) IT Engineer
10 15 (5.91%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (5.51%) IT Manager
11 14 (5.51%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (29.53%) .NET
2 53 (20.87%) HTML
3 50 (19.69%) ASP.NET
4 49 (19.29%) CSS
5 37 (14.57%) .NET Framework
6 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (9.06%) Entity Framework
7 23 (9.06%) Web Services
8 19 (7.48%) AngularJS
9 18 (7.09%) SOAP
10 15 (5.91%) jQuery
11 13 (5.12%) HTML5
11 13 (5.12%) REST
12 12 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (4.33%) CSS3
14 10 (3.94%) Angular 2
14 10 (3.94%) LINQ
15 9 (3.54%) COM
15 9 (3.54%) WCF
15 9 (3.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.81%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (8.66%) Driving Licence
3 15 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.36%) User Experience
5 5 (1.97%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.57%) iPad
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.18%) PMI
8 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (33.86%) Windows
2 49 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (16.54%) Windows Server
4 21 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.33%) Linux
6 9 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.36%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.57%) Android
8 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.57%) FreeBSD
8 4 (1.57%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.18%) AIX
9 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (18.11%) MVC
3 42 (16.54%) Software Engineering
4 34 (13.39%) Web Development
5 22 (8.66%) OO
5 22 (8.66%) Systems Analysis
5 22 (8.66%) TDD
6 18 (7.09%) Project Management
7 17 (6.69%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.30%) OOD
8 16 (6.30%) PRINCE2
9 15 (5.91%) CRM
10 14 (5.51%) SDLC
11 12 (4.72%) BDD
11 12 (4.72%) Scrum
12 11 (4.33%) ITIL
12 11 (4.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (4.33%) SOA
12 11 (4.33%) Software Testing
13 9 (3.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.53%) C#
2 59 (23.23%) SQL
3 46 (18.11%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.51%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.54%) TypeScript
5 9 (3.54%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.76%) Java
7 5 (1.97%) Python
7 5 (1.97%) VB
8 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.57%) C
8 4 (1.57%) C++
8 4 (1.57%) Ruby
8 4 (1.57%) VB6
8 4 (1.57%) VC++
9 3 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (4.72%) Degree
3 7 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.97%) MCTS
5 4 (1.57%) MCPD
6 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.18%) MCP
6 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.79%) MCDST
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.97%) SLA
2 2 (0.79%) COBIT
2 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 65 (25.59%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.24%) XenApp
3 17 (6.69%) XenDesktop
4 16 (6.30%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (4.72%) SCCM
2 5 (1.97%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.97%) SCOM
3 4 (1.57%) Ansible
3 4 (1.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (15.35%) VMware
2 33 (12.99%) Citrix
3 17 (6.69%) Google
4 13 (5.12%) Oracle
5 7 (2.76%) HP
5 7 (2.76%) IBM
5 7 (2.76%) SAP
6 6 (2.36%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.57%) Hitachi
7 4 (1.57%) NetApp
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.18%) Appcelerator
8 3 (1.18%) Apple
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco
8 3 (1.18%) Dell
9 2 (0.79%) BMC
9 2 (0.79%) DataCore
9 2 (0.79%) EMC
9 2 (0.79%) Remedy
10 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
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