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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 59 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 19 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.90% 2.22% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.92% 8.00% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 19
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -41.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £18,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
213 250 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.47% 27.75% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 157 232 188
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Bournemouth +1 16 £22,500 +4.04%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (51.52%) MS Office
4 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
4 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (45.45%) Migration
7 14 (42.42%) VMware
7 14 (42.42%) Windows 8
8 13 (39.39%) Lync
8 13 (39.39%) Citrix
9 10 (30.30%) XenApp
9 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (27.27%) VPN
11 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (24.24%) ITIL
11 8 (24.24%) SCCM
11 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
12 7 (21.21%) Android
12 7 (21.21%) Mac OS
12 7 (21.21%) Firewall
12 7 (21.21%) MCP
12 7 (21.21%) LAN
13 6 (18.18%) SAN
13 6 (18.18%) Cisco
13 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (18.18%) VLAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
1 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (39.39%) Lync
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Office
1 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) VPN
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) IPsec
3 6 (18.18%) VLAN
3 6 (18.18%) SAN
4 5 (15.15%) DHCP
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) ADSL
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop Support
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Handset
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Life Science
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (42.42%) Windows 8
5 7 (21.21%) Mac OS
5 7 (21.21%) Android
6 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Migration
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCP
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) MCDST
6 2 (6.06%) MCITP
6 2 (6.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) XenApp
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) XenServer
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Intune
2 4 (12.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (12.12%) SCSM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) MobileIron
5 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
5 4 (12.12%) Apple
5 4 (12.12%) Symantec
5 4 (12.12%) Remedy
6 3 (9.09%) Reuters
6 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Veeam
7 2 (6.06%) EMC