Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Microsoft
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 1 9
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 80 111 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 22.60% 38.01% 22.64%
As % of the Vendors category 73.39% 83.46% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 78 110 38
Poole median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18,000 £17,250 £25,200
90th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £49,000
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Poole.

All Vendors
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 109 133 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 30.79% 45.55% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 101 132 87
Poole median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - -
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £51,900
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Poole

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Poole

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Poole over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Poole

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Poole region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 42 (52.50%) C#
2 41 (51.25%) SQL
3 38 (47.50%) .NET
4 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 31 (38.75%) MVC
7 29 (36.25%) Windows
8 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET
9 26 (32.50%) CSS
9 26 (32.50%) HTML
10 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (30.00%) Active Directory
12 23 (28.75%) LINQ
12 23 (28.75%) jQuery
13 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (23.75%) VMware
15 17 (21.25%) Citrix
15 17 (21.25%) Umbraco
16 16 (20.00%) CMS
16 16 (20.00%) Web Development
17 15 (18.75%) SAN
17 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
17 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
18 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (17.50%) XenApp
18 14 (17.50%) Office 365
18 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
18 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (16.25%) SOAP

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 17 (21.25%) Umbraco
2 16 (20.00%) CMS
3 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.75%) EPiServer
6 3 (3.75%) Kentico
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.75%) Wireless
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) PABX
5 1 (1.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Power BI
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (13.75%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.50%) Automotive
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Support Engineer
5 16 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
7 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (13.75%) Web Developer
9 10 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (12.50%) .NET Web Applications Developer
9 10 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (12.50%) Applications Developer
9 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
9 10 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
9 10 (12.50%) C# Web Applications Developer
9 10 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
9 10 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) .NET
2 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (32.50%) CSS
3 26 (32.50%) HTML
4 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (28.75%) jQuery
5 23 (28.75%) LINQ
6 13 (16.25%) REST
6 13 (16.25%) SOAP
6 13 (16.25%) Web Services
7 12 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
8 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (6.25%) WinForms
12 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.75%) React
12 3 (3.75%) WCF
13 2 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.75%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) MVC
2 16 (20.00%) Web Development
3 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.75%) TDD
6 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) SDLC
6 5 (6.25%) SOLID
7 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.75%) Analytics
8 3 (3.75%) BDD
8 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.75%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (3.75%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.75%) Project Management
9 2 (2.50%) CRM
9 2 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (52.50%) C#
2 41 (51.25%) SQL
3 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.50%) C
7 2 (2.50%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
3 5 (6.25%) CCA
3 5 (6.25%) CCEA
3 5 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.25%) CCENT
6 1 (1.25%) CCNA
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
6 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.50%) XenApp
3 13 (16.25%) XenDesktop
4 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.50%) vSphere
6 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
1 1 (1.25%) SCSM
1 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) VMware
2 17 (21.25%) Citrix
3 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) Apple
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) EMC
4 2 (2.50%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
4 2 (2.50%) Veeam
5 1 (1.25%) AppSense
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) Webroot