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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 95 105 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.78% 15.42% 17.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.90% 47.09% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 143
Median salary £28,000 £32,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.17% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
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
156 223 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.56% 32.75% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 144 171 217
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 47 £28,000 -13.84% 7
Poole +5 31 £37,500 +30.43% 6
Wimborne +6 8 £45,000 - 1
Dorchester - 1 £20,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 88 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 85 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 70 (42.42%) MS Exchange
4 61 (36.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (35.76%) VMware
6 56 (33.94%) Windows Server
7 41 (24.85%) SAN
7 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
7 41 (24.85%) Linux
7 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
8 39 (23.64%) OO
8 39 (23.64%) C#
8 39 (23.64%) Citrix
9 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (21.21%) DNS
11 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
12 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (18.79%) OOD
13 31 (18.79%) .NET
14 30 (18.18%) Office 365
15 28 (16.97%) DHCP
15 28 (16.97%) HP
15 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (16.97%) XenApp
16 27 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (15.15%) TCP/IP
17 25 (15.15%) OOP
18 24 (14.55%) ITIL
19 22 (13.33%) .NET Framework
19 22 (13.33%) Visual Studio

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 70 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (11.52%) Apache
4 18 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (8.48%) IIS
6 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.61%) InVision
3 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.85%) SAN
2 35 (21.21%) DNS
3 28 (16.97%) DHCP
4 25 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.52%) Firewall
5 19 (11.52%) VPN
6 15 (9.09%) HTTP
6 15 (9.09%) LAN
7 13 (7.88%) Network Security
7 13 (7.88%) WAN
8 12 (7.27%) ICMP
8 12 (7.27%) SMTP
8 12 (7.27%) Telnet
8 12 (7.27%) VLAN
8 12 (7.27%) VoIP
9 9 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.82%) FTP
10 3 (1.82%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.82%) LDAP
11 1 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.85%) MySQL
3 7 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.21%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.45%) JIRA
4 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) Ant
5 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.61%) CMake
5 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) Hudson
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 5 (3.03%) Electronics
2 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.42%) Marketing
3 4 (2.42%) Publishing
4 2 (1.21%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (38.79%) Support Engineer
2 32 (19.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 28 (16.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 26 (15.76%) IT Support
5 25 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 25 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 24 (14.55%) Software Engineer
7 23 (13.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (13.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 22 (13.33%) Developer
8 22 (13.33%) IT Engineer
9 21 (12.73%) IT Support Engineer
10 15 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (7.27%) Exchange Engineer
12 9 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.85%) Software Team Leader
13 8 (4.85%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.79%) .NET
2 22 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 13 (7.88%) WCF
3 13 (7.88%) WPF
4 11 (6.67%) HTML
5 10 (6.06%) CSS
6 9 (5.45%) .NET Compact Framework
7 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET
7 8 (4.85%) Entity Framework
7 8 (4.85%) NHibernate
8 7 (4.24%) LAMP
9 4 (2.42%) COM
9 4 (2.42%) WinForms
10 2 (1.21%) HTML5
10 2 (1.21%) Web Services
11 1 (0.61%) CSS3
11 1 (0.61%) Java EE
11 1 (0.61%) jQuery
11 1 (0.61%) LINQ
11 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.45%) Statistics
3 8 (4.85%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.21%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Physics
7 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.97%) Windows Server 2012
2 56 (33.94%) Windows Server
3 41 (24.85%) Linux
4 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.24%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.03%) Unix
9 2 (1.21%) Android
9 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) CentOS
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
2 39 (23.64%) OO
3 31 (18.79%) OOD
4 25 (15.15%) OOP
5 24 (14.55%) ITIL
6 20 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (10.91%) UML
8 13 (7.88%) Data Security
8 13 (7.88%) MVC
8 13 (7.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.06%) TDD
10 9 (5.45%) BDD
10 9 (5.45%) Business Continuity
10 9 (5.45%) SDLC
10 9 (5.45%) Security Patching
10 9 (5.45%) Web Development
11 8 (4.85%) People Management
11 8 (4.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.64%) C#
2 19 (11.52%) SQL
3 15 (9.09%) C++
4 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.24%) PHP
6 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.42%) VB
6 4 (2.42%) VB6
6 4 (2.42%) VC++
7 3 (1.82%) Java
8 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Degree
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.67%) MCTS
4 9 (5.45%) MCP
5 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.42%) MCPD
6 4 (2.42%) MCSA
6 4 (2.42%) MCSE
7 2 (1.21%) MCDST
7 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 85 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.97%) XenApp
3 27 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (10.91%) XenDesktop
5 15 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.82%) NFS
8 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.48%) SCOM
2 12 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (7.27%) Tivoli
3 11 (6.67%) SCCM
4 5 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 59 (35.76%) VMware
3 39 (23.64%) Citrix
4 28 (16.97%) HP
5 15 (9.09%) EMC
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco
7 12 (7.27%) Brocade
7 12 (7.27%) IBM
7 12 (7.27%) Symantec
7 12 (7.27%) Veeam
8 11 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (5.45%) Hitachi
9 9 (5.45%) NetApp
10 5 (3.03%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.42%) SAP
12 3 (1.82%) Apple
12 3 (1.82%) Dell
13 2 (1.21%) BMC
13 2 (1.21%) DataCore
13 2 (1.21%) Remedy
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