The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 137 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.39% 15.24% 16.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.72% 58.33% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 110 101 94
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,800 £19,675
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £45,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
215 192 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.13% 26.12% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 180 171 171
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 99 £32,500 +18.18% 12
Poole +4 21 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Wimborne +4 9 £45,000 - 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 190 (59.94%) Microsoft
2 113 (35.65%) .NET
3 110 (34.70%) C#
4 95 (29.97%) SQL Server
4 95 (29.97%) MS Excel
5 94 (29.65%) ASP.NET
6 92 (29.02%) VMware
7 82 (25.87%) Active Directory
7 82 (25.87%) Citrix
8 80 (25.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 79 (24.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 77 (24.29%) SQL
11 64 (20.19%) MS Exchange
12 59 (18.61%) MCSE
12 59 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 46 (14.51%) WCF
14 45 (14.20%) MVC
15 43 (13.56%) WinForms
15 43 (13.56%) IIS
15 43 (13.56%) Linux
16 42 (13.25%) Firewall
16 42 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 40 (12.62%) Cisco
19 39 (12.30%) .NET Framework
20 37 (11.67%) NUnit
20 37 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 37 (11.67%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 43 (13.56%) IIS
3 40 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (4.73%) Lync
6 7 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.58%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.58%) CMS
9 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.63%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (29.97%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.68%) Office 365
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.25%) Firewall
2 37 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 34 (10.73%) SAN
4 15 (4.73%) Internet
5 12 (3.79%) WAN
6 9 (2.84%) DNS
7 8 (2.52%) DHCP
7 8 (2.52%) LAN
8 7 (2.21%) VoIP
9 6 (1.89%) VPN
9 6 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (1.58%) MPLS
11 4 (1.26%) PABX
12 3 (0.95%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.95%) VLAN
13 2 (0.63%) NAS
13 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.63%) Wireless
13 2 (0.63%) ADSL
13 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (29.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.15%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.89%) DB2
7 6 (1.89%) Informix
7 6 (1.89%) IDMS
8 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (11.67%) NUnit
1 37 (11.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 35 (11.04%) Subversion
3 22 (6.94%) Visual Studio
4 21 (6.62%) Moq
4 21 (6.62%) MSTest
5 16 (5.05%) TeamCity
5 16 (5.05%) Log4Net
6 11 (3.47%) Xcode
7 9 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.89%) Selenium
8 6 (1.89%) Hudson
8 6 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.89%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.89%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.95%) JIRA
10 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
1 8 (2.52%) Finance
2 6 (1.89%) Banking
2 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.26%) Marketing
4 3 (0.95%) Electronics
4 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
4 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.63%) Back Office
5 2 (0.63%) Retail
5 2 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (28.71%) Developer
2 50 (15.77%) .NET Developer
3 47 (14.83%) Consultant
4 39 (12.30%) Analyst
4 39 (12.30%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 37 (11.67%) Software Engineer
6 29 (9.15%) Support Engineer
7 28 (8.83%) C# Developer
8 27 (8.52%) Architect
9 26 (8.20%) Support Analyst
10 23 (7.26%) IT Support
11 21 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 20 (6.31%) Software Developer
13 17 (5.36%) Graduate
14 16 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
15 15 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
15 15 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 14 (4.42%) Junior
16 14 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (35.65%) .NET
2 94 (29.65%) ASP.NET
3 46 (14.51%) WCF
4 43 (13.56%) WinForms
5 42 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (12.30%) .NET Framework
7 31 (9.78%) CSS
8 27 (8.52%) HTML
8 27 (8.52%) jQuery
9 24 (7.57%) WPF
10 22 (6.94%) Web Services
11 21 (6.62%) JSON
11 21 (6.62%) Spring.NET
11 21 (6.62%) Castle Windsor
11 21 (6.62%) Ninject
11 21 (6.62%) Unity DI Container
11 21 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (5.68%) Entity Framework
13 16 (5.05%) NHibernate
13 16 (5.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.26%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.62%) Thin Client
2 21 (6.62%) Fat Client
2 21 (6.62%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (6.31%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.47%) Animation
6 8 (2.52%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.21%) Clustering
8 6 (1.89%) Replication
8 6 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.95%) Life Science
10 3 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.95%) Handset
10 3 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.95%) BYOD
11 2 (0.63%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.32%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.24%) Windows Server 2008
1 80 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 43 (13.56%) Linux
3 26 (8.20%) Windows Vista
4 20 (6.31%) Android
5 19 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 18 (5.68%) Apple iOS
7 16 (5.05%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (4.10%) UNIX
8 13 (4.10%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.52%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.58%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.20%) MVC
2 41 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (10.73%) OO
4 33 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (9.78%) Software Engineering
6 28 (8.83%) TDD
7 26 (8.20%) Scrum
7 26 (8.20%) ITIL
7 26 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 26 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (7.89%) SOA
9 23 (7.26%) Time Management
10 22 (6.94%) MVVM
11 21 (6.62%) Dependency Injection
11 21 (6.62%) Web Application Development
11 21 (6.62%) Kanban
11 21 (6.62%) Migration
12 17 (5.36%) Project Management
13 16 (5.05%) Active Record
13 16 (5.05%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (34.70%) C#
2 77 (24.29%) SQL
3 29 (9.15%) T-SQL
3 29 (9.15%) C++
4 26 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 18 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.47%) Objective-C
6 11 (3.47%) Perl
7 9 (2.84%) Python
8 7 (2.21%) Java
9 6 (1.89%) C
9 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.95%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) VB
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 79 (24.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (18.61%) MCSE
3 37 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 35 (11.04%) MCSA
4 35 (11.04%) CCA
4 35 (11.04%) Citrix Certification
5 32 (10.09%) MCP
6 29 (9.15%) Degree
7 23 (7.26%) MCITP
8 16 (5.05%) MCSD
9 14 (4.42%) CCEA
9 14 (4.42%) CCEE
10 11 (3.47%) Security Cleared
11 10 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (3.15%) CCNA
12 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.26%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.95%) ISEB
13 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.15%) QA
2 7 (2.21%) SLA
3 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (25.87%) Active Directory
2 59 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.41%) XenApp
4 29 (9.15%) Hyper-V
5 22 (6.94%) vSphere
6 11 (3.47%) XenServer
7 6 (1.89%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.58%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (10.41%) SCCM
2 10 (3.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (2.52%) SCOM
4 6 (1.89%) Windows Intune
5 5 (1.58%) SCSM
5 5 (1.58%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 190 (59.94%) Microsoft
2 92 (29.02%) VMware
3 82 (25.87%) Citrix
4 40 (12.62%) Cisco
5 16 (5.05%) Oracle
6 15 (4.73%) EMC
7 14 (4.42%) AppSense
8 12 (3.79%) HP
9 11 (3.47%) NetApp
9 11 (3.47%) Symantec
10 10 (3.15%) Red Hat
10 10 (3.15%) Avaya
10 10 (3.15%) TIBCO
10 10 (3.15%) MobileIron
11 7 (2.21%) IBM
12 6 (1.89%) Sybase
12 6 (1.89%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.58%) Hitachi
14 4 (1.26%) Juniper
15 3 (0.95%) Veeam
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago