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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South West / Dorset
Rank 46 64 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.39% 3.55% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 10.90% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 3
Median salary £28,500 £28,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +62.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £21,500 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £20,300
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,750 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%

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
94 266 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.76% 32.60% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 212 223
Median salary £29,000 £30,791 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% -12.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +16 6 £28,500 -
Poole - 3 £37,500 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 18 (69.23%) Windows 8
4 18 (69.23%) VMware
5 17 (65.38%) Windows 10
6 15 (57.69%) VLAN
6 15 (57.69%) LAN
7 14 (53.85%) WAN
7 14 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 4 (15.38%) Advertising
10 3 (11.54%) Law
10 3 (11.54%) Legal
10 3 (11.54%) Citrix
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (11.54%) Avaya
10 3 (11.54%) MCSE
10 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
10 3 (11.54%) Case Management
11 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (7.69%) Office 365
11 2 (7.69%) MCSA
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) LAN
1 15 (57.69%) VLAN
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
2 14 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) IT Support
1 14 (53.85%) IT Support Technician
1 14 (53.85%) IT Technician
1 14 (53.85%) Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 18 (69.23%) Windows 8
5 17 (65.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
1 3 (11.54%) Case Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Avaya
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) IBM