The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 7.69% 10.53% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £36,000 £23,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -45.23%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 53.85% 10.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £21,500 £23,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -42.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Dorchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Windows
Salary Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Dorchester region.

Windows Salary Trend in Dorchester

Windows
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) VMware