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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 72 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 36.08% 40.45% 27.07%
As % of the Vendors category 63.33% 73.47% 65.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 33
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
90 98 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 56.96% 55.06% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 77 91 51
Average salary £33,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Poole

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 46 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 41 (44.57%) C#
2 41 (44.57%) .NET
3 37 (40.22%) Web Services
4 36 (39.13%) SQL
5 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
6 32 (34.78%) Visual Studio
7 31 (33.70%) SOAP
8 27 (29.35%) LINQ
9 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
10 25 (27.17%) Windows
11 24 (26.09%) CSS
11 24 (26.09%) HTML
11 24 (26.09%) MVC
11 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (26.09%) Entity Framework
12 23 (25.00%) REST
12 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (21.74%) jQuery
14 20 (21.74%) OO
15 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (18.48%) .NET Framework
17 16 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
18 15 (16.30%) Citrix
18 15 (16.30%) T-SQL
18 15 (16.30%) OOP
19 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
19 14 (15.22%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (14.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.43%) CMS
4 3 (3.26%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) Drupal
5 2 (2.17%) JBoss
5 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.17%) WordPress
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 46 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (9.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) Magento
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
2 10 (10.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) DNS
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) VPN
2 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 22 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.96%) Selenium
3 11 (11.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Web Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Software Tester
3 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Tester
4 12 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Automated Tester
5 11 (11.96%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.87%) SEO Manager
6 10 (10.87%) SEO Specialist
7 7 (7.61%) SOA Tester
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.35%) Applications Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) .NET
2 37 (40.22%) Web Services
3 31 (33.70%) SOAP
4 27 (29.35%) LINQ
5 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 24 (26.09%) CSS
6 24 (26.09%) Entity Framework
6 24 (26.09%) HTML
7 23 (25.00%) REST
8 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (21.74%) jQuery
9 17 (18.48%) .NET Framework
10 16 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (13.04%) Classic ASP
12 10 (10.87%) WCF
13 8 (8.70%) AutoMapper
13 8 (8.70%) StructureMap
14 7 (7.61%) XML
15 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.17%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
3 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) Windows CE
5 4 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (26.09%) MVC
2 20 (21.74%) OO
3 15 (16.30%) OOP
4 14 (15.22%) Scrum
5 13 (14.13%) SOA
6 12 (13.04%) CRM
6 12 (13.04%) Web Development
7 11 (11.96%) Functional Testing
7 11 (11.96%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (11.96%) Security Testing
7 11 (11.96%) Software Testing
7 11 (11.96%) SOLID
8 10 (10.87%) Analytics
8 10 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (10.87%) SEO
9 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.61%) TDD
11 6 (6.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) C#
2 36 (39.13%) SQL
3 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.30%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.35%) PHP
7 3 (3.26%) Java
8 2 (2.17%) C
8 2 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.35%) MCPD
3 2 (2.17%) MCSA
3 2 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.09%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) XenApp
3 12 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Citrix
2 13 (14.13%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) Google
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Dell
6 2 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) Lotus
7 1 (1.09%) Sage
7 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.09%) Veeam
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum, Benefits Great Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Commission + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago