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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 81 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.77% 2.27% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 7.41% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 16
Average salary £17,500 £21,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,700 £18,300 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,600 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
241 162 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.90% 30.62% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 224 143 124
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 4 March 2015. 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
Poole -12 3 - -
Bournemouth -33 3 £17,500 -31.37% 3
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Windows 8
4 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (63.16%) Office 365
4 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
4 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
5 11 (57.89%) SCCM
5 11 (57.89%) SCOM
5 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
5 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (57.89%) SCSM
6 8 (42.11%) Migration
6 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) DHCP
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) SCVMM
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (26.32%) UAG
10 4 (21.05%) XenApp
10 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
11 3 (15.79%) PowerShell

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) IPsec
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Handset
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCDST
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (26.32%) UAG
4 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) SCCM
1 11 (57.89%) SCOM
1 11 (57.89%) SCSM
2 5 (26.32%) SCVMM
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Intune
4 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £8.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Weymouth
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago