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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 112 170 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.44% 22.11% 20.05%
As % of the Vendors category 50.45% 43.59% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 108 141 126
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
222 390 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 40.51% 50.72% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 202 307 225
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 68 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Poole +8 41 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 106 (43.27%) MS Excel
2 92 (37.55%) Windows
3 79 (32.24%) C#
4 77 (31.43%) .NET
5 74 (30.20%) Active Directory
6 69 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 56 (22.86%) SQL
8 55 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (22.04%) HTML
9 54 (22.04%) Visual Studio
9 54 (22.04%) CSS
10 53 (21.63%) ASP.NET
11 49 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 48 (19.59%) MVC
13 46 (18.78%) SQL Server
14 42 (17.14%) Windows Server
15 41 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
17 37 (15.10%) Finance
18 36 (14.69%) VMware
18 36 (14.69%) Software Engineering
19 35 (14.29%) Citrix
20 34 (13.88%) Web Development
21 33 (13.47%) Office 365
22 32 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2010
23 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
24 28 (11.43%) XenApp
25 27 (11.02%) SAN
26 25 (10.20%) OO

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 49 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.49%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.22%) IIS
8 2 (0.82%) Apache
8 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.82%) JBoss
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 106 (43.27%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.80%) MS Office
3 8 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.41%) BPCS
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.47%) Office 365
2 19 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.49%) Basecamp
3 11 (4.49%) Dropbox
3 11 (4.49%) G Suite
3 11 (4.49%) GitHub
3 11 (4.49%) Slack
3 11 (4.49%) Trello
4 7 (2.86%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.82%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.02%) SAN
2 23 (9.39%) TCP/IP
3 22 (8.98%) VPN
4 15 (6.12%) Ethernet
4 15 (6.12%) NFC
4 15 (6.12%) RS-232
4 15 (6.12%) RS-485
4 15 (6.12%) Wireless
5 12 (4.90%) DNS
6 9 (3.67%) Firewall
7 6 (2.45%) VoIP
8 5 (2.04%) DHCP
9 4 (1.63%) HTTP
9 4 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.22%) LAN
11 1 (0.41%) Internet
11 1 (0.41%) Intranet
11 1 (0.41%) MPLS
11 1 (0.41%) WAN
11 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.82%) MS Access
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (22.04%) Visual Studio
2 38 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.49%) Bitbucket
3 11 (4.49%) Selenium
4 8 (3.27%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (15.10%) Finance
2 7 (2.86%) Banking
2 7 (2.86%) Marketing
3 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Danish Language
5 1 (0.41%) French Language
5 1 (0.41%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) German Language
5 1 (0.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (27.35%) Developer
2 54 (22.04%) Support Engineer
3 35 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.65%) C# Developer
5 29 (11.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (11.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 27 (11.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 27 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.02%) IT Support
7 26 (10.61%) Software Developer
8 24 (9.80%) Analyst
9 23 (9.39%) IT Engineer
9 23 (9.39%) IT Support Engineer
10 20 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.53%) Project Manager
13 15 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
14 14 (5.71%) IT Manager
14 14 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (31.43%) .NET
2 54 (22.04%) CSS
2 54 (22.04%) HTML
3 53 (21.63%) ASP.NET
4 41 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
6 19 (7.76%) Web Services
7 17 (6.94%) AngularJS
7 17 (6.94%) HTML5
7 17 (6.94%) jQuery
8 15 (6.12%) CSS3
8 15 (6.12%) SOAP
9 14 (5.71%) Entity Framework
10 13 (5.31%) REST
11 11 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (4.08%) Angular 2
13 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (3.27%) .NET Compact Framework
14 8 (3.27%) LINQ
15 7 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.12%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.45%) User Experience
4 3 (1.22%) PMI
5 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.82%) iPad
5 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (37.55%) Windows
2 55 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 25 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.12%) Linux
6 6 (2.45%) AIX
6 6 (2.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.63%) FreeBSD
7 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.59%) MVC
3 36 (14.69%) Software Engineering
4 34 (13.88%) Web Development
5 25 (10.20%) OO
6 23 (9.39%) TDD
7 19 (7.76%) Project Management
8 18 (7.35%) OOD
9 16 (6.53%) PRINCE2
9 16 (6.53%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (6.12%) SDLC
11 13 (5.31%) BDD
12 11 (4.49%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (4.49%) SOA
12 11 (4.49%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.08%) OOP
14 9 (3.67%) People Management
14 9 (3.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.24%) C#
2 56 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 56 (22.86%) SQL
3 8 (3.27%) TypeScript
4 7 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 6 (2.45%) Java
6 5 (2.04%) Python
7 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.63%) Ruby
8 3 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.41%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) VB6
9 1 (0.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.45%) Degree
3 5 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.22%) MCP
4 3 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.82%) MCDST
5 2 (0.82%) MCTS
6 1 (0.41%) MCPD
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) MCSD
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) COBIT
1 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 74 (30.20%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.43%) XenApp
3 24 (9.80%) XenDesktop
4 11 (4.49%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (3.67%) SCCM
2 4 (1.63%) Ansible
2 4 (1.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (14.69%) VMware
2 35 (14.29%) Citrix
3 19 (7.76%) Google
4 16 (6.53%) Oracle
5 7 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (1.63%) Cisco
6 4 (1.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.63%) SAP
7 3 (1.22%) Apple
7 3 (1.22%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) BMC
8 2 (0.82%) Facebook
8 2 (0.82%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.82%) NetApp
8 2 (0.82%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.41%) IFS
9 1 (0.41%) Nintex
9 1 (0.41%) Planview
9 1 (0.41%) Sage
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