The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 67 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.32% 3.39% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.27% 10.40% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 3
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
254 250 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.07% 32.55% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 234 188 102
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dorset region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows 7
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 19 £22,000 -16.98% 2
Poole - 2 £22,000 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Windows 7 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 7.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Active Directory
3 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
4 21 (56.76%) MS Office
5 20 (54.05%) Firewall
6 18 (48.65%) Windows 8
7 17 (45.95%) MCP
8 16 (43.24%) Degree
9 15 (40.54%) MCSA
9 15 (40.54%) DHCP
9 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
9 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
11 13 (35.14%) ITIL
11 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
11 13 (35.14%) DNS
12 12 (32.43%) Remedy
12 12 (32.43%) ServiceNow
13 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (29.73%) VMware
14 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (16.22%) Citrix
16 6 (16.22%) LAN
16 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
17 5 (13.51%) IIS
17 5 (13.51%) Linux
17 5 (13.51%) EMC
17 5 (13.51%) SAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Windows 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) IIS
4 4 (10.81%) Lync
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 21 (56.76%) MS Office
2 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) DHCP
2 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) DNS
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) SAN
5 5 (13.51%) VLAN
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) IPsec
6 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.41%) VoIP
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 2 (5.41%) ADSL
8 1 (2.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.51%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Service Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Technician
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.70%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Handset
1 2 (5.41%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Windows 8
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (8.11%) Android
8 3 (8.11%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 3 (8.11%) ERP
3 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) MCP
2 16 (43.24%) Degree
3 15 (40.54%) MCSA
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.11%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 30 (81.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Remedy
2 12 (32.43%) ServiceNow
3 11 (29.73%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
5 5 (13.51%) SonicWALL
5 5 (13.51%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Apple
6 3 (8.11%) Sophos
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago