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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 68 136 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.71% 22.08% 14.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.63% 60.99% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 109 105
Median salary £31,375 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.92% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
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
118 223 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.79% 36.20% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 103 185 177
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -14 37 £24,000 -26.15% 8
Poole -3 21 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Wimborne 0 12 £37,500 -16.66%
Dorchester - 1 £45,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 127 (60.48%) Microsoft
2 103 (49.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 91 (43.33%) MS Exchange
4 90 (42.86%) VMware
5 88 (41.90%) Active Directory
6 76 (36.19%) Windows Server
7 64 (30.48%) Citrix
8 62 (29.52%) MS Excel
9 56 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 54 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 50 (23.81%) XenApp
12 50 (23.81%) C#
13 48 (22.86%) Office 365
14 47 (22.38%) .NET
15 46 (21.90%) SQL Server
16 45 (21.43%) Software Engineering
17 40 (19.05%) Degree
17 40 (19.05%) SQL
18 36 (17.14%) SAN
19 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 35 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
19 35 (16.67%) Mentoring
20 34 (16.19%) OO
21 31 (14.76%) Team Foundation Server
22 29 (13.81%) Windows 7
23 28 (13.33%) C++
23 28 (13.33%) ITIL
23 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
24 27 (12.86%) .NET Framework

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 91 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 56 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (6.19%) Skype for Business
6 9 (4.29%) IIS
7 6 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.38%) Apache
9 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (29.52%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.38%) MS Office
3 5 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.14%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (22.86%) Office 365
2 5 (2.38%) IaaS
3 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.14%) SAN
2 24 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
3 23 (10.95%) VoIP
4 19 (9.05%) LAN
5 17 (8.10%) Firewall
6 14 (6.67%) VLAN
7 13 (6.19%) TCP/IP
7 13 (6.19%) VPN
8 12 (5.71%) DNS
8 12 (5.71%) IPsec
9 8 (3.81%) BGP
9 8 (3.81%) Internet
9 8 (3.81%) OSPF
10 7 (3.33%) DHCP
11 5 (2.38%) WAN
12 4 (1.90%) Intranet
13 3 (1.43%) 2G
13 3 (1.43%) 3G
13 3 (1.43%) LTE
14 2 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.38%) MySQL
6 4 (1.90%) OLTP
7 3 (1.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (14.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (12.86%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.33%) JIRA
3 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.38%) Axure RP
4 5 (2.38%) MSI
5 4 (1.90%) Subversion
6 2 (0.95%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.95%) MSTest
6 2 (0.95%) NUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Ant
7 1 (0.48%) CMake
7 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.48%) Hudson
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (8.10%) Finance
2 12 (5.71%) Banking
2 12 (5.71%) Investment Banking
2 12 (5.71%) Marketing
3 7 (3.33%) Electronics
4 5 (2.38%) Advertising
5 4 (1.90%) Publishing
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (28.10%) Support Engineer
2 39 (18.57%) Developer
3 33 (15.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 28 (13.33%) IT Support
5 27 (12.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 26 (12.38%) Analyst
7 25 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 25 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 25 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 18 (8.57%) Software Engineer
10 15 (7.14%) IT Engineer
11 13 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (5.24%) IT Manager
13 10 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
13 10 (4.76%) IT Support Manager
13 10 (4.76%) Network Engineer
13 10 (4.76%) Support Manager
14 9 (4.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.38%) .NET
2 27 (12.86%) .NET Framework
3 22 (10.48%) WCF
4 15 (7.14%) COM
4 15 (7.14%) CSS
4 15 (7.14%) HTML
4 15 (7.14%) WinForms
5 11 (5.24%) WPF
6 6 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.86%) Entity Framework
6 6 (2.86%) NHibernate
7 5 (2.38%) .NET Compact Framework
7 5 (2.38%) HTML5
7 5 (2.38%) LAMP
7 5 (2.38%) Middleware
8 4 (1.90%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.90%) Laravel
8 4 (1.90%) XHTML
8 4 (1.90%) XML
9 2 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 10 (4.76%) User Experience
3 9 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.33%) iPad
5 6 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.38%) Graphic Design
6 5 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.90%) Wiki
8 3 (1.43%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.48%) Handset
10 1 (0.48%) Physics
10 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 76 (36.19%) Windows Server
3 54 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (13.81%) Windows 7
5 25 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (10.48%) Linux
7 13 (6.19%) Apple iOS
7 13 (6.19%) Mac OS
8 10 (4.76%) Android
8 10 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.29%) Windows 10
10 7 (3.33%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.33%) Unix
11 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.90%) Windows CE
12 4 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 35 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 34 (16.19%) OO
4 28 (13.33%) ITIL
5 24 (11.43%) OOD
6 21 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (10.00%) OOP
7 16 (7.62%) Migration
8 14 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 13 (6.19%) UML
10 12 (5.71%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.24%) SDLC
12 10 (4.76%) CRM
12 10 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.76%) MVC
12 10 (4.76%) TDD
13 9 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (3.81%) Facilities Management
14 8 (3.81%) Project Management
14 8 (3.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.81%) C#
2 40 (19.05%) SQL
3 28 (13.33%) C++
4 19 (9.05%) T-SQL
4 19 (9.05%) VB
5 16 (7.62%) C
6 15 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.14%) VB6
6 15 (7.14%) VC++
7 13 (6.19%) Java
7 13 (6.19%) PHP
8 4 (1.90%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.90%) XAML
9 3 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (19.05%) Degree
2 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (9.05%) MCPD
4 16 (7.62%) MCTS
5 8 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.33%) MCSA
6 7 (3.33%) MCSE
7 5 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.90%) MCP
9 2 (0.95%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 88 (41.90%) Active Directory
2 51 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (23.81%) XenApp
4 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 23 (10.95%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.81%) SCOM
2 7 (3.33%) SCCM
3 5 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 127 (60.48%) Microsoft
2 90 (42.86%) VMware
3 64 (30.48%) Citrix
4 15 (7.14%) SAP
5 14 (6.67%) HP
6 9 (4.29%) Cisco
6 9 (4.29%) Oracle
7 8 (3.81%) Apple
7 8 (3.81%) EMC
8 7 (3.33%) DataCore
8 7 (3.33%) Dell
8 7 (3.33%) Hitachi
8 7 (3.33%) NetApp
9 5 (2.38%) Avaya
9 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.38%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.90%) CA
11 3 (1.43%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.43%) Remedy
12 2 (0.95%) BMC
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wareham, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum 33days hols,parking,pension+more
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum 31days hols,pension,parking,medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago