The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 64 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.14% 2.67% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.84% 7.17% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Average salary £23,000 £28,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 265 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.17% 37.27% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 169 205 102
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +4 11 £21,250 -9.57%
Poole +5 4 £28,750 +33.72% 1
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) MS Office
5 20 (55.56%) Windows 8
6 19 (52.78%) Firewall
7 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
8 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 16 (44.44%) DHCP
9 15 (41.67%) MCP
9 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
11 13 (36.11%) DNS
11 13 (36.11%) VMware
11 13 (36.11%) Degree
12 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (33.33%) MCSA
13 10 (27.78%) ITIL
13 10 (27.78%) Citrix
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (25.00%) Remedy
14 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (25.00%) ServiceNow
15 7 (19.44%) SAN
15 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (13.89%) Back Office
16 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (13.89%) Migration
16 5 (13.89%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
2 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) IIS
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Lync
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (58.33%) MS Office
2 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 16 (44.44%) DHCP
3 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 13 (36.11%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) SAN
6 5 (13.89%) LAN
7 4 (11.11%) VLAN
8 3 (8.33%) ADSL
8 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.33%) IPsec
9 2 (5.56%) NAS
10 1 (2.78%) VoIP
10 1 (2.78%) WAN
10 1 (2.78%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (13.89%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Service Support Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support
8 1 (2.78%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) iPhone
1 1 (2.78%) iPad
1 1 (2.78%) EPoS
1 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.56%) Android
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) MCP
2 13 (36.11%) Degree
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (8.33%) MCITP
4 3 (8.33%) MCSE
4 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (11.11%) UAG
5 2 (5.56%) XenServer
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCSM
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Remedy
4 9 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 5 (13.89%) SonicWALL
5 5 (13.89%) Veeam
6 3 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Adobe
Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago