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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Dorset / Weymouth
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 40.00% 20.00% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 20.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £20,000 £32,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.93% +31.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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
2 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 40.00% 100.00% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 6
Median salary £20,000 £31,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.50% -8.02%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Weymouth region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Weymouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP