The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 76 118 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.70% 18.79% 16.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.41% 52.68% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 137
Median salary £30,250 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,975 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
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
118 224 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.82% 35.67% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 109 168 227
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 40 £24,000 -27.27% 15
Poole 0 29 £42,500 +84.78% 4
Wimborne +2 12 £26,250 -41.66% 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 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.

1 121 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 91 (45.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (41.92%) Active Directory
4 77 (38.89%) VMware
5 76 (38.38%) MS Exchange
6 67 (33.84%) Windows Server
7 53 (26.77%) Citrix
8 52 (26.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (25.25%) MS Excel
10 49 (24.75%) C#
10 49 (24.75%) Software Engineering
11 46 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 40 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (20.20%) XenApp
12 40 (20.20%) SQL Server
13 39 (19.70%) .NET
13 39 (19.70%) Office 365
14 37 (18.69%) OO
15 36 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (17.68%) Degree
17 32 (16.16%) Visual Studio
17 32 (16.16%) OOD
18 30 (15.15%) .NET Framework
18 30 (15.15%) SAN
19 29 (14.65%) Linux
20 28 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (14.14%) Mentoring
21 27 (13.64%) SQL
21 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 24 (12.12%) C++

Windows
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 76 (38.38%) MS Exchange
2 46 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.54%) Apache
5 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.53%) IIS
8 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 50 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.59%) MS Office
3 5 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.53%) InVision
3 5 (2.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (6.06%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.70%) Office 365
2 5 (2.53%) IaaS
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.15%) SAN
2 19 (9.60%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (9.09%) VoIP
4 14 (7.07%) DNS
5 11 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 10 (5.05%) DHCP
6 10 (5.05%) Firewall
6 10 (5.05%) LAN
7 8 (4.04%) VPN
8 6 (3.03%) BGP
8 6 (3.03%) IPsec
8 6 (3.03%) OSPF
8 6 (3.03%) VLAN
9 4 (2.02%) Intranet
10 3 (1.52%) 2G
10 3 (1.52%) 3G
10 3 (1.52%) Internet
10 3 (1.52%) LTE
11 2 (1.01%) NAS
11 2 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (4.04%) MySQL
4 5 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.52%) MS Access
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (16.16%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.05%) JIRA
4 5 (2.53%) Axure RP
4 5 (2.53%) MSI
4 5 (2.53%) Subversion
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.01%) Ant
6 2 (1.01%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.01%) CMake
6 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.01%) Hudson
6 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.01%) MSTest
6 2 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 16 (8.08%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Banking
2 10 (5.05%) Investment Banking
2 10 (5.05%) Marketing
3 7 (3.54%) Electronics
4 5 (2.53%) Advertising
5 4 (2.02%) Publishing
6 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.01%) Automotive
7 2 (1.01%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 35 (17.68%) Developer
3 31 (15.66%) IT Support
4 27 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 27 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 24 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 22 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 22 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 22 (11.11%) IT Engineer
7 21 (10.61%) IT Support Engineer
8 20 (10.10%) Software Engineer
9 19 (9.60%) Software Developer
10 17 (8.59%) Analyst
11 14 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
15 8 (4.04%) Software Engineering Team Leader
15 8 (4.04%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.70%) .NET
2 30 (15.15%) .NET Framework
3 21 (10.61%) WCF
4 15 (7.58%) CSS
4 15 (7.58%) HTML
5 13 (6.57%) WPF
6 12 (6.06%) COM
6 12 (6.06%) WinForms
7 9 (4.55%) .NET Compact Framework
7 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.04%) Entity Framework
8 8 (4.04%) NHibernate
9 7 (3.54%) LAMP
10 5 (2.53%) Middleware
11 2 (1.01%) CSS3
11 2 (1.01%) HTML5
11 2 (1.01%) Java EE
11 2 (1.01%) Web Services
12 1 (0.51%) jQuery
12 1 (0.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.05%) Hedge funds
3 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.04%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.03%) User Experience
5 5 (2.53%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.52%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.52%) iPad
6 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.51%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) Handset
8 1 (0.51%) Physics
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (45.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 67 (33.84%) Windows Server
3 52 (26.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.65%) Linux
5 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (8.59%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.05%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.54%) Android
8 7 (3.54%) Mac OS
8 7 (3.54%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.03%) Unix
10 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.53%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.51%) CentOS
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.75%) Software Engineering
2 37 (18.69%) OO
3 32 (16.16%) OOD
4 28 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (14.14%) Mentoring
5 21 (10.61%) OOP
6 19 (9.60%) ITIL
6 19 (9.60%) UML
7 13 (6.57%) MVC
7 13 (6.57%) TDD
8 10 (5.05%) Asset Management
8 10 (5.05%) BDD
8 10 (5.05%) Migration
8 10 (5.05%) SDLC
8 10 (5.05%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.55%) Web Development
10 8 (4.04%) Multithreading
10 8 (4.04%) People Management
10 8 (4.04%) Project Management
10 8 (4.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.75%) C#
2 27 (13.64%) SQL
3 24 (12.12%) C++
4 15 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.06%) VB
5 12 (6.06%) VB6
5 12 (6.06%) VC++
6 11 (5.56%) C
7 7 (3.54%) Java
7 7 (3.54%) PHP
8 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (17.68%) Degree
2 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.58%) MCTS
4 12 (6.06%) MCPD
5 7 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.03%) MCP
7 5 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.02%) MCSA
8 4 (2.02%) MCSE
8 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.51%) SLA
1 1 (0.51%) TickIT
System Software
1 83 (41.92%) Active Directory
2 40 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (20.20%) XenApp
3 21 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.60%) XenDesktop
5 8 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.01%) Firmware
6 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.05%) SCOM
2 8 (4.04%) SCCM
3 5 (2.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 121 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 77 (38.89%) VMware
3 53 (26.77%) Citrix
4 16 (8.08%) HP
5 12 (6.06%) SAP
6 9 (4.55%) Cisco
7 8 (4.04%) EMC
7 8 (4.04%) Hitachi
7 8 (4.04%) NetApp
8 7 (3.54%) DataCore
8 7 (3.54%) Dell
9 5 (2.53%) Avaya
9 5 (2.53%) Oracle
9 5 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.53%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.02%) Apple
10 4 (2.02%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.52%) Remedy
12 2 (1.01%) BMC
13 1 (0.51%) Nokia
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Eames Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive +Audi A1*
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 25 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago