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 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 6 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 23.81% 17.14% 27.12%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 54.55% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 14
Average salary - £22,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.78%
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 Weymouth region.

Vendors Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 38.10% 31.43% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 40
Average salary £33,500 £22,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.27% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Budget Control

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Service Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Manager
1 5 (83.33%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle