Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 59 63
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 65 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.07% 3.62% 4.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.40% 17.32% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 62
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -9.33%
10th Percentile £27,700 £25,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,475 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,919
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.70% +8.34%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 335 179 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 20.95% 20.89% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 278 157 199
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,450 £26,100
90th Percentile £54,650 £59,700 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Dorset.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Dorset

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 34 £45,000 +65.14% 3
Poole -14 26 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 64 (98.46%) Microsoft
2 36 (55.38%) C#
2 36 (55.38%) .NET
3 31 (47.69%) SQL
3 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
5 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
6 25 (38.46%) Finance
6 25 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 25 (38.46%) Office 365
6 25 (38.46%) SOLID
7 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
7 24 (36.92%) TDD
7 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
8 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
8 22 (33.85%) MVC
8 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (32.31%) SCCM
10 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
11 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (29.23%) MCSE
12 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
13 17 (26.15%) Presales
13 17 (26.15%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (26.15%) Mobile Device Management
13 17 (26.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Intune
13 17 (26.15%) BDD
13 17 (26.15%) PKI
13 17 (26.15%) Operations Management

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) CMS
1 7 (10.77%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.69%) EPiServer
3 5 (7.69%) Kentico
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (38.46%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.23%) SAN
2 6 (9.23%) VPN
2 6 (9.23%) Wireless
3 5 (7.69%) NAS
4 4 (6.15%) Firewall
4 4 (6.15%) FTP
4 4 (6.15%) HTTP
4 4 (6.15%) IPsec
4 4 (6.15%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.54%) DDNS
6 1 (1.54%) DHCP
6 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) .NET Developer
1 29 (44.62%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Azure Consultant
2 17 (26.15%) Consultant
2 17 (26.15%) Office 365 Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Angular Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
3 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (24.62%) HTML
5 16 (24.62%) HTML5
6 14 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (18.46%) Web Services
8 11 (16.92%) .NET Core
8 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Core
9 10 (15.38%) CSS
9 10 (15.38%) CSS3
10 8 (12.31%) jQuery
11 5 (7.69%) React
12 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.54%) COM
12 1 (1.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (26.15%) PKI
3 14 (21.54%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (10.77%) User Experience
5 6 (9.23%) Clustering
6 4 (6.15%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) SOLID
2 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
2 24 (36.92%) TDD
3 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) MVC
4 17 (26.15%) BDD
4 17 (26.15%) Mobile Device Management
4 17 (26.15%) Operations Management
4 17 (26.15%) Presales
5 8 (12.31%) Web Development
6 7 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (10.77%) ITIL
6 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (10.77%) SDLC
7 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
8 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (6.15%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) C#
2 31 (47.69%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) MCSE
2 17 (26.15%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) MCSA
4 4 (6.15%) DBS Check
5 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.08%) MCDST
7 1 (1.54%) CCA
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (32.31%) SCCM
2 17 (26.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) SCSM
3 2 (3.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) Avaya
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Xerox
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.54%) Symantec