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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Dorset
Rank 14 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 154 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.05% 18.64% 23.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.32% 56.62% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 131 169
Median salary £28,500 £30,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
101 272 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.49% 32.93% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 217 217
Median salary £29,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.13% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 0 34 £28,500 - 6
Poole -8 20 £27,500 -9.09% 2
Wimborne 0 7 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Weymouth +6 2 £20,000 -39.39%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 98 (60.12%) Active Directory
2 90 (55.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 86 (52.76%) Microsoft
4 70 (42.94%) VMware
5 65 (39.88%) Windows Server
6 59 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (28.22%) MS Exchange
8 45 (27.61%) Citrix
9 44 (26.99%) Office 365
10 42 (25.77%) MS Excel
11 39 (23.93%) SAN
12 36 (22.09%) XenApp
13 32 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
14 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2013
15 30 (18.40%) XenDesktop
15 30 (18.40%) C#
16 28 (17.18%) SQL Server
17 26 (15.95%) Windows 7
17 26 (15.95%) .NET
18 24 (14.72%) Linux
18 24 (14.72%) OO
18 24 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (14.11%) Software Engineering
20 22 (13.50%) SQL
21 21 (12.88%) Windows 8
22 19 (11.66%) Hyper-V
22 19 (11.66%) VLAN
22 19 (11.66%) .NET Framework
23 18 (11.04%) WPF

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 46 (28.22%) MS Exchange
2 32 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.23%) IIS
4 2 (1.23%) JBoss
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.23%) CATIA
3 2 (1.23%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.99%) Office 365
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.84%) IaaS
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.93%) SAN
2 19 (11.66%) VLAN
3 16 (9.82%) LAN
3 16 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (9.20%) WAN
5 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.91%) DHCP
6 8 (4.91%) DNS
7 5 (3.07%) HTTP
7 5 (3.07%) Internet
7 5 (3.07%) VPN
8 4 (2.45%) Firewall
9 3 (1.84%) ICMP
9 3 (1.84%) Network Security
9 3 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.84%) SMTP
9 3 (1.84%) SSL
9 3 (1.84%) Telnet
10 2 (1.23%) FTP
10 2 (1.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (9.82%) JIRA
3 7 (4.29%) MSTest
3 7 (4.29%) NUnit
4 4 (2.45%) Moq
4 4 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.23%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.23%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (6.13%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Legal
3 5 (3.07%) Advertising
3 5 (3.07%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (38.04%) Support Engineer
2 46 (28.22%) IT Support
3 33 (20.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 31 (19.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 31 (19.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 27 (16.56%) IT Engineer
5 27 (16.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 18 (11.04%) Software Engineer
7 17 (10.43%) Developer
8 14 (8.59%) IT Support Technician
8 14 (8.59%) IT Technician
8 14 (8.59%) Support Technician
9 11 (6.75%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (6.13%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.91%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (4.91%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.91%) Team Leader
13 7 (4.29%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.95%) .NET
2 19 (11.66%) .NET Framework
3 18 (11.04%) WPF
4 16 (9.82%) Entity Framework
5 15 (9.20%) WCF
6 14 (8.59%) NHibernate
7 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.68%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (2.45%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (2.45%) CSS
10 4 (2.45%) HTML
10 4 (2.45%) Ninject
10 4 (2.45%) Spring.NET
10 4 (2.45%) WinForms
11 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (1.23%) AutoMapper
12 2 (1.23%) jQuery
12 2 (1.23%) LINQ
12 2 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
2 3 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (1.84%) Mainframe
2 3 (1.84%) User Experience
3 2 (1.23%) PDA
3 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.61%) Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.61%) iPad
4 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (55.21%) Windows Server 2012
2 65 (39.88%) Windows Server
3 59 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (15.95%) Windows 7
5 24 (14.72%) Linux
6 21 (12.88%) Windows 8
7 18 (11.04%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.29%) Unix
9 2 (1.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.72%) OO
2 23 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.11%) Software Engineering
3 18 (11.04%) OOD
4 14 (8.59%) Multithreading
5 13 (7.98%) UML
6 10 (6.13%) TDD
7 9 (5.52%) ITIL
8 7 (4.29%) MVC
9 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.68%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (3.68%) OOP
9 6 (3.68%) Scrum
10 5 (3.07%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.45%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.45%) Data Analysis
11 4 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (2.45%) Kanban
11 4 (2.45%) MVVM
11 4 (2.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.40%) C#
2 22 (13.50%) SQL
3 8 (4.91%) C++
4 6 (3.68%) Java
4 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.45%) PHP
7 3 (1.84%) C
7 3 (1.84%) Perl
7 3 (1.84%) Python
8 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.75%) MCSE
3 9 (5.52%) Degree
3 9 (5.52%) MCSA
4 7 (4.29%) MCP
5 6 (3.68%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.07%) CCNA
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.07%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.45%) CCA
7 4 (2.45%) CCEA
7 4 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.23%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.61%) CCNP
9 1 (0.61%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 98 (60.12%) Active Directory
2 36 (22.09%) XenApp
3 30 (18.40%) XenDesktop
4 24 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (11.66%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.84%) NDS
6 3 (1.84%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.23%) NFS
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) SCCM
2 4 (2.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.61%) Netcool
3 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 86 (52.76%) Microsoft
2 70 (42.94%) VMware
3 45 (27.61%) Citrix
4 12 (7.36%) Cisco
5 4 (2.45%) AppSense
5 4 (2.45%) EMC
6 3 (1.84%) Avaya
6 3 (1.84%) Draytek
6 3 (1.84%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (1.84%) HP
6 3 (1.84%) Juniper
6 3 (1.84%) NetApp
7 2 (1.23%) Lotus
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle
7 2 (1.23%) SAP
7 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.61%) Apple
8 1 (0.61%) Dell
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago