The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 72 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 54.14% 25.15% 14.89%
As % of the Vendors category 80.90% 60.87% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 39 14
Average salary £33,500 £41,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% +55.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Vendors Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 66.92% 41.32% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 62 41
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Poole region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Poole

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Poole region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Poole

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 57 (60.00%) Windows
2 52 (54.74%) MS Exchange
3 45 (47.37%) SAN
4 41 (43.16%) Citrix
5 39 (41.05%) VMware
5 39 (41.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (38.95%) XenDesktop
7 35 (36.84%) MCSE
7 35 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (36.84%) vSphere
8 34 (35.79%) EMC
9 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
9 33 (34.74%) AppSense
10 32 (33.68%) .NET
11 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
11 31 (32.63%) Lync
12 30 (31.58%) Project Management
13 29 (30.53%) CCA
13 29 (30.53%) Citrix Certification
13 29 (30.53%) CCEA
13 29 (30.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 29 (30.53%) CCEE
14 28 (29.47%) NetScaler
15 25 (26.32%) SQL
15 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
15 25 (26.32%) XenApp
16 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
17 22 (23.16%) VMware ESX
18 21 (22.11%) C#
19 19 (20.00%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (54.74%) MS Exchange
2 31 (32.63%) Lync
3 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.05%) WordPress
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.05%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.05%) Exchequer
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Office 365
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.37%) SAN
2 28 (29.47%) NetScaler
3 13 (13.68%) LAN
3 13 (13.68%) WAN
4 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.58%) DNS
5 10 (10.53%) Firewall
6 7 (7.37%) NAS
7 6 (6.32%) Wireless
8 3 (3.16%) DHCP
9 2 (2.11%) VPN
10 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) NUnit
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) MSTest
2 1 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.05%) Moq
General
1 3 (3.16%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Banking
2 2 (2.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Consultant
2 33 (34.74%) Developer
3 31 (32.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 20 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 18 (18.95%) Senior Consultant
5 18 (18.95%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 11 (11.58%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Support Technician
7 6 (6.32%) IT Support
8 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technician
8 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) IT Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) IT Support Analyst
11 2 (2.11%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.68%) .NET
2 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
3 19 (20.00%) CSS
3 19 (20.00%) HTML
3 19 (20.00%) jQuery
4 18 (18.95%) Web Services
5 15 (15.79%) Classic ASP
6 12 (12.63%) WinForms
7 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.42%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (8.42%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.37%) LINQ
9 7 (7.37%) SOAP
9 7 (7.37%) REST
9 7 (7.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.11%) Ajax
10 2 (2.11%) WCF
11 1 (1.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.37%) PKI
3 2 (2.11%) Statistics
3 2 (2.11%) CMDB
3 2 (2.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) AS400
4 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 57 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
4 6 (6.32%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.05%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Project Management
2 17 (17.89%) Web Development
3 13 (13.68%) MVC
4 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.26%) Change Management
7 4 (4.21%) ERP
7 4 (4.21%) Migration
8 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.11%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) Workflow
9 2 (2.11%) Document Management
9 2 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.11%) PLM
9 2 (2.11%) OOD
9 2 (2.11%) CAD
9 2 (2.11%) ITIL
9 2 (2.11%) OO
9 2 (2.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 21 (22.11%) C#
3 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 12 (12.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.11%) VB
6 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) MCSE
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (30.53%) CCA
2 29 (30.53%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (30.53%) CCEA
2 29 (30.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (30.53%) CCEE
3 18 (18.95%) MCSA
4 12 (12.63%) VCP5
4 12 (12.63%) MCP
4 12 (12.63%) Degree
4 12 (12.63%) VCP4
5 6 (6.32%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.05%) ACCA
7 1 (1.05%) CIMA
7 1 (1.05%) AAT
System Software
1 39 (41.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (38.95%) XenDesktop
3 35 (36.84%) vSphere
4 25 (26.32%) XenApp
5 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
6 22 (23.16%) VMware ESX
7 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
8 12 (12.63%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (7.37%) XenServer
10 5 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (5.26%) UAG
11 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) SCCM
1 12 (12.63%) SCOM
2 9 (9.47%) SCVMM
2 9 (9.47%) SCOrch
3 7 (7.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (5.26%) SCSM
5 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (43.16%) Citrix
2 39 (41.05%) VMware
3 34 (35.79%) EMC
4 33 (34.74%) AppSense
5 13 (13.68%) SAP
6 7 (7.37%) Veeam
7 6 (6.32%) SonicWALL
7 6 (6.32%) HP
7 6 (6.32%) Dell
8 4 (4.21%) Symantec
8 4 (4.21%) Webroot
9 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.05%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.05%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.05%) Sage
10 1 (1.05%) IBM
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