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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 36.76% 19.79% 13.21%
As % of the Vendors category 71.58% 61.29% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 18 14
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £50,750 £31,750
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
95 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 51.35% 32.29% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 84 30 49
Average salary £34,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.57% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Poole

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 74 (53.62%) Windows
2 70 (50.72%) .NET
3 66 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 60 (43.48%) MS Exchange
5 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 54 (39.13%) C#
6 46 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 44 (31.88%) SQL
7 44 (31.88%) MVC
8 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (30.43%) SAN
10 40 (28.99%) HTML
10 40 (28.99%) JavaScript
10 40 (28.99%) CSS
10 40 (28.99%) jQuery
11 37 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (26.09%) Citrix
13 35 (25.36%) MCSE
13 35 (25.36%) VMware
13 35 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 34 (24.64%) XenDesktop
14 34 (24.64%) Lync
15 33 (23.91%) vSphere
15 33 (23.91%) Web Development
15 33 (23.91%) EMC
16 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
16 32 (23.19%) Classic ASP
16 32 (23.19%) AppSense
17 30 (21.74%) VB.NET
17 30 (21.74%) Project Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 60 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 34 (24.64%) Lync
3 22 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.62%) JBoss
6 5 (3.62%) Apache
6 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.62%) Node.js
7 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.67%) Office 365
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.43%) SAN
2 28 (20.29%) NetScaler
3 13 (9.42%) LAN
3 13 (9.42%) WAN
4 10 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.25%) DNS
5 7 (5.07%) Firewall
6 6 (4.35%) NAS
7 5 (3.62%) Wireless
7 5 (3.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) NUnit
1 11 (7.97%) MSTest
1 11 (7.97%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (7.97%) Moq
2 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (2.17%) Marketing
2 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Banking
3 1 (0.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (45.65%) Developer
2 48 (34.78%) Consultant
3 38 (27.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 36 (26.09%) Software Developer
5 18 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
6 17 (12.32%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 14 (10.14%) Web Developer
8 11 (7.97%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) IT Consultant
11 5 (3.62%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.62%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
12 4 (2.90%) IT Support
12 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Technician
12 4 (2.90%) Analyst
13 3 (2.17%) Support Analyst
13 3 (2.17%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (50.72%) .NET
2 66 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (28.99%) jQuery
4 40 (28.99%) CSS
4 40 (28.99%) HTML
5 32 (23.19%) Classic ASP
6 27 (19.57%) WinForms
7 24 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
7 24 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 24 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (16.67%) Web Services
9 18 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 14 (10.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (9.42%) LINQ
12 12 (8.70%) WCF
13 11 (7.97%) WPF
13 11 (7.97%) Spring.NET
13 11 (7.97%) Castle Windsor
13 11 (7.97%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.97%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (4.35%) PKI
4 5 (3.62%) Open Source
5 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) AS400
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 74 (53.62%) Windows
2 17 (12.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.07%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.45%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) MVC
2 33 (23.91%) Web Development
3 30 (21.74%) Project Management
4 26 (18.84%) Software Engineering
5 18 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.70%) Migration
6 12 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 12 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.97%) Kanban
7 11 (7.97%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (7.97%) MVVM
7 11 (7.97%) Scrum
7 11 (7.97%) TDD
8 5 (3.62%) SOA
9 3 (2.17%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.45%) OO
10 2 (1.45%) OOD
10 2 (1.45%) System Testing
10 2 (1.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) C#
2 44 (31.88%) SQL
3 40 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 30 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 27 (19.57%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.62%) Java
8 2 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (25.36%) MCSE
3 28 (20.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (20.29%) CCA
3 28 (20.29%) Citrix Certification
3 28 (20.29%) CCEA
3 28 (20.29%) CCEE
4 26 (18.84%) Degree
5 18 (13.04%) MCSA
6 14 (10.14%) VCP4
7 12 (8.70%) VCP5
7 12 (8.70%) MCP
8 6 (4.35%) MCITP
9 1 (0.72%) HNC
9 1 (0.72%) HND
9 1 (0.72%) ISEB
System Software
1 35 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (24.64%) XenDesktop
3 33 (23.91%) vSphere
4 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
5 23 (16.67%) XenApp
6 22 (15.94%) Hyper-V
7 21 (15.22%) VMware ESX
8 12 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (4.35%) XenServer
10 3 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.17%) UAG
11 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (11.59%) SCCM
2 12 (8.70%) SCOM
3 7 (5.07%) SCVMM
3 7 (5.07%) SCOrch
4 6 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (4.35%) SCSM
5 4 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.90%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 36 (26.09%) Citrix
2 35 (25.36%) VMware
3 33 (23.91%) EMC
4 32 (23.19%) AppSense
5 10 (7.25%) SAP
6 5 (3.62%) HP
6 5 (3.62%) Dell
6 5 (3.62%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.62%) Veeam
7 4 (2.90%) Webroot
7 4 (2.90%) Symantec
8 1 (0.72%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Poole
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £4000 Car Allowance
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £4000 Car Allowance
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Poole
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days leave
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