The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 21.43% 20.00% 21.05%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 57.14% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £32,750 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £25,000 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £25,000 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Weymouth region.

Vendors Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 96.43% 35.00% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £32,000 £33,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +52.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £30,950 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Weymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) French Language
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) E-Procurement
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) CCSA
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) French Language
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Assistant
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware