Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 146 52 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 25.75% 19.77% 43.55%
As % of the Vendors category 68.22% 54.74% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 144 51 120
Poole median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.72% +5.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £17,000 £17,000 £16,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,000 £48,750
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,875
% change year-on-year - +3.32% -3.21%

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 214 95 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 37.74% 36.12% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 210 80 161
Poole median annual salary £33,000 £39,125 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.65% +4.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19,975 £17,000 £20,743
90th Percentile £43,875 £53,905 £48,750
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Poole region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 62 (42.47%) SQL
2 52 (35.62%) C#
2 52 (35.62%) .NET
2 52 (35.62%) SQL Server
3 50 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 50 (34.25%) MVC
3 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (32.88%) HTML
4 48 (32.88%) ASP.NET
5 41 (28.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (26.71%) Active Directory
8 37 (25.34%) Windows
9 36 (24.66%) jQuery
10 35 (23.97%) HTML5
11 34 (23.29%) CSS
12 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (17.12%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (15.75%) Office 365
15 23 (15.75%) VMware
16 21 (14.38%) CSS3
17 19 (13.01%) ITIL
18 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (10.96%) TDD
19 16 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (10.96%) User Experience
20 15 (10.27%) Umbraco
20 15 (10.27%) Citrix

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 15 (10.27%) CMS
1 15 (10.27%) MS Exchange
1 15 (10.27%) Umbraco
2 11 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.74%) IIS
5 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.05%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.37%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.37%) Kentico
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (2.05%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (15.75%) Office 365
4 3 (2.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) Firewall
1 9 (6.16%) SAN
2 8 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.74%) DNS
3 4 (2.74%) VPN
4 3 (2.05%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.05%) LAN
4 3 (2.05%) NAS
4 3 (2.05%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.05%) Skype
4 3 (2.05%) WAN
5 2 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.68%) PBX
6 1 (0.68%) VLAN
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.42%) Power BI
5 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Android Studio
1 3 (2.05%) Xcode
2 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Aerospace
2 4 (2.74%) Automotive
2 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.37%) Advertising
4 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (30.82%) Developer
2 31 (21.23%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.49%) Support Engineer
4 23 (15.75%) IT Support
5 21 (14.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (14.38%) Senior Developer
6 17 (11.64%) IT Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (8.90%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.90%) Junior
8 12 (8.22%) Support Technician
9 11 (7.53%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (7.53%) Software Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) Administrator
11 8 (5.48%) Graduate
11 8 (5.48%) Graduate C# Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.62%) .NET
2 48 (32.88%) ASP.NET
2 48 (32.88%) HTML
3 40 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (24.66%) jQuery
5 35 (23.97%) HTML5
6 34 (23.29%) CSS
7 25 (17.12%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (14.38%) CSS3
9 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (8.90%) LINQ
10 13 (8.90%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
12 9 (6.16%) Web Services
13 5 (3.42%) REST
13 5 (3.42%) SOAP
14 2 (1.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) User Experience
2 4 (2.74%) Clustering
3 3 (2.05%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.68%) IVR
5 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.34%) Windows
2 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.90%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.79%) Linux
6 3 (2.05%) Android
6 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
1 50 (34.25%) MVC
2 19 (13.01%) ITIL
3 16 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (10.96%) TDD
4 15 (10.27%) ERP
5 14 (9.59%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (9.59%) Front End Development
5 14 (9.59%) Requirements Analysis
5 14 (9.59%) SDLC
5 14 (9.59%) SOLID
6 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.22%) Web Development
8 9 (6.16%) IT Strategy
8 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.48%) CRM
9 8 (5.48%) ITIL V3
10 7 (4.79%) Analytics
10 7 (4.79%) Content Management
11 6 (4.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (42.47%) SQL
2 52 (35.62%) C#
3 50 (34.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.42%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.05%) Apple Swift
5 3 (2.05%) Java
5 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.05%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (28.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.11%) XenApp
4 6 (4.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.48%) SCCM
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) VMware
2 15 (10.27%) Citrix
3 8 (5.48%) Cisco
4 4 (2.74%) EMC
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) SAP
5 3 (2.05%) Symantec
6 2 (1.37%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) DataCore
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) SonicWALL