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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 99 107 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.98% 16.19% 17.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.44% 48.20% 61.66%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 142
Median salary £28,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £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
149 222 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 25.56% 33.59% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 137 162 233
Median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 26 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 26 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 -3 51 £24,000 -27.27% 5
Poole +2 37 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Wimborne +3 11 £22,500 - 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 109 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 88 (45.60%) Active Directory
3 76 (39.38%) MS Exchange
3 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (37.31%) VMware
5 70 (36.27%) Windows Server
6 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
6 48 (24.87%) Software Engineering
7 47 (24.35%) C#
7 47 (24.35%) Citrix
8 45 (23.32%) MS Excel
9 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (21.24%) Linux
10 41 (21.24%) OO
11 40 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (19.17%) .NET
13 37 (19.17%) SAN
14 36 (18.65%) XenApp
14 36 (18.65%) Office 365
15 34 (17.62%) OOD
15 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
17 28 (14.51%) Degree
17 28 (14.51%) DNS
17 28 (14.51%) SQL
17 28 (14.51%) Visual Studio
18 27 (13.99%) HP
19 26 (13.47%) ITIL

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 (39.38%) MS Exchange
2 40 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (7.77%) Apache
6 12 (6.22%) IIS
7 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (23.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.70%) MS Office
3 5 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.59%) InVision
3 5 (2.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.15%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.65%) Office 365
2 5 (2.59%) IaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.17%) SAN
2 28 (14.51%) DNS
3 23 (11.92%) TCP/IP
4 21 (10.88%) DHCP
5 15 (7.77%) Firewall
5 15 (7.77%) VoIP
5 15 (7.77%) VPN
5 15 (7.77%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (6.74%) LAN
7 10 (5.18%) VLAN
8 9 (4.66%) WAN
9 8 (4.15%) HTTP
9 8 (4.15%) ICMP
9 8 (4.15%) Network Security
9 8 (4.15%) SMTP
9 8 (4.15%) Telnet
10 4 (2.07%) Intranet
11 2 (1.04%) 3G
11 2 (1.04%) BGP
11 2 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.70%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (4.15%) MySQL
4 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.04%) MS Access
5 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (14.51%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.22%) JIRA
4 5 (2.59%) Axure RP
4 5 (2.59%) Subversion
5 2 (1.04%) Ant
5 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.04%) CMake
5 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.04%) Hudson
5 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.04%) MSI
5 2 (1.04%) MSTest
5 2 (1.04%) NUnit
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (8.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Marketing
3 7 (3.63%) Electronics
4 5 (2.59%) Advertising
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.07%) Banking
5 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.04%) Automotive
7 2 (1.04%) French Language
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (33.16%) Support Engineer
2 35 (18.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 31 (16.06%) Developer
4 29 (15.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 28 (14.51%) IT Support
6 26 (13.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 26 (13.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (12.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 24 (12.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 23 (11.92%) Software Engineer
9 22 (11.40%) IT Engineer
10 21 (10.88%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (7.77%) Software Developer
11 15 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (6.22%) Analyst
13 11 (5.70%) Exchange Engineer
13 11 (5.70%) Support Technician
14 10 (5.18%) Senior Software Engineer
15 9 (4.66%) C# Developer
16 8 (4.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.17%) .NET
2 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
3 19 (9.84%) WCF
4 16 (8.29%) HTML
5 15 (7.77%) CSS
5 15 (7.77%) WPF
6 10 (5.18%) Entity Framework
6 10 (5.18%) NHibernate
7 9 (4.66%) .NET Compact Framework
7 9 (4.66%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.15%) COM
8 8 (4.15%) WinForms
9 7 (3.63%) LAMP
10 5 (2.59%) Middleware
11 3 (1.55%) HTML5
12 2 (1.04%) CSS3
12 2 (1.04%) Java EE
12 2 (1.04%) Web Services
13 1 (0.52%) jQuery
13 1 (0.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.22%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.15%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (3.11%) User Experience
5 5 (2.59%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.59%) Statistics
6 4 (2.07%) Clustering
6 4 (2.07%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.04%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.04%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 70 (36.27%) Windows Server
3 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (21.24%) Linux
5 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.66%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.63%) Unix
10 6 (3.11%) Android
11 5 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) CentOS
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.87%) Software Engineering
2 41 (21.24%) OO
3 34 (17.62%) OOD
4 30 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.47%) ITIL
6 23 (11.92%) OOP
7 21 (10.88%) UML
8 19 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 13 (6.74%) MVC
9 13 (6.74%) TDD
10 10 (5.18%) BDD
10 10 (5.18%) Multithreading
10 10 (5.18%) SDLC
11 9 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.66%) Web Development
12 8 (4.15%) Data Security
12 8 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.15%) People Management
12 8 (4.15%) Software Architecture
13 7 (3.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.35%) C#
2 28 (14.51%) SQL
3 21 (10.88%) C++
4 16 (8.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.15%) C
5 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.15%) VB
5 8 (4.15%) VB6
5 8 (4.15%) VC++
6 7 (3.63%) PHP
7 6 (3.11%) Java
8 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (14.51%) Degree
2 24 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.74%) MCTS
4 8 (4.15%) MCPD
5 7 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.63%) MCP
6 6 (3.11%) MCSA
6 6 (3.11%) MCSE
7 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
1 1 (0.52%) TickIT
System Software
1 88 (45.60%) Active Directory
2 38 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (18.65%) XenApp
4 20 (10.36%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.84%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.04%) Firmware
7 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) SCOM
2 11 (5.70%) SCCM
3 8 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (4.15%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.59%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 109 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 72 (37.31%) VMware
3 47 (24.35%) Citrix
4 27 (13.99%) HP
5 16 (8.29%) EMC
6 14 (7.25%) Cisco
7 8 (4.15%) Brocade
7 8 (4.15%) Hitachi
7 8 (4.15%) IBM
7 8 (4.15%) NetApp
7 8 (4.15%) SAP
7 8 (4.15%) Symantec
7 8 (4.15%) Veeam
8 7 (3.63%) DataCore
8 7 (3.63%) Dell
8 7 (3.63%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (2.59%) Avaya
9 5 (2.59%) Oracle
9 5 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.59%) TIBCO
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Team Jobs
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum 33days hols,pension,life,parking
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Networkers
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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