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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 5.88% 25.00% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 11.76% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
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%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia