The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 148 133 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.41% 17.83% 15.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.16% 56.84% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 138 102 73
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 234 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.27% 31.37% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 229 190 108
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South West

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014. 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 +5 89 £27,500 -21.42% 15
Poole +1 46 £32,500 +8.33%
Ferndown 0 3 £34,000 -
Weymouth 0 1 £50,000 +122.22%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (44.73%) Microsoft
2 84 (35.44%) Linux
3 79 (33.33%) VMware
4 73 (30.80%) MS Excel
5 69 (29.11%) Active Directory
6 62 (26.16%) C++
7 52 (21.94%) Software Engineering
8 51 (21.52%) OO
8 51 (21.52%) Citrix
8 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (19.83%) MS Office
10 46 (19.41%) Firewall
11 45 (18.99%) UNIX
11 45 (18.99%) MS Exchange
12 44 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (16.88%) TCP/IP
14 36 (15.19%) SQL Server
14 36 (15.19%) SQL
14 36 (15.19%) Degree
15 35 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (14.77%) C#
16 34 (14.35%) Windows 7
17 33 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (13.92%) SAN
18 30 (12.66%) JavaScript
19 27 (11.39%) DNS
20 25 (10.55%) Windows CE
21 24 (10.13%) HP
21 24 (10.13%) PHP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 45 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 33 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (5.91%) IIS
4 11 (4.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.38%) Lync
6 7 (2.95%) IBM Notes
7 6 (2.53%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.27%) Apache
9 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) Mule
11 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.42%) CICS
11 1 (0.42%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 73 (30.80%) MS Excel
2 47 (19.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.42%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.42%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.42%) AWD
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) Office 365
2 3 (1.27%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) PaaS
3 2 (0.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.41%) Firewall
2 40 (16.88%) TCP/IP
3 33 (13.92%) SAN
4 27 (11.39%) DNS
5 19 (8.02%) WAN
6 18 (7.59%) LAN
7 17 (7.17%) DHCP
8 10 (4.22%) VPN
9 9 (3.80%) VLAN
10 6 (2.53%) VoIP
11 5 (2.11%) IPsec
12 4 (1.69%) Network Security
12 4 (1.69%) FTP
13 3 (1.27%) HTTP
13 3 (1.27%) SSL
13 3 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.27%) NAS
13 3 (1.27%) IPv6
13 3 (1.27%) PABX
13 3 (1.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.28%) MySQL
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) Big Data
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.91%) Subversion
3 7 (2.95%) Hudson
4 6 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.53%) Ant
5 4 (1.69%) Maven
5 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.27%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.27%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.84%) Introscope
7 2 (0.84%) Toad
7 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.84%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.42%) NUnit
8 1 (0.42%) CodeWarrior
8 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (2.95%) Finance
2 5 (2.11%) Back Office
3 3 (1.27%) Retail
3 3 (1.27%) Marketing
4 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.84%) Banking
4 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.42%) Law
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (18.57%) Software Engineer
2 41 (17.30%) Analyst
3 31 (13.08%) Developer
3 31 (13.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (10.97%) Support Engineer
5 25 (10.55%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (8.02%) Consultant
8 18 (7.59%) Service Analyst
9 17 (7.17%) Service Desk Analyst
10 16 (6.75%) Support Technician
10 16 (6.75%) Graduate
10 16 (6.75%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (6.75%) IT Support
11 15 (6.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 14 (5.91%) Junior Software Engineer
12 14 (5.91%) Infrastructure Technician
12 14 (5.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 14 (5.91%) Junior
13 11 (4.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.70%) WPF
2 16 (6.75%) .NET
3 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.80%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.38%) XML
5 8 (3.38%) Hibernate
6 6 (2.53%) MSMQ
6 6 (2.53%) WCF
6 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.11%) STL
8 3 (1.27%) MFC
8 3 (1.27%) Middleware
8 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (0.84%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.84%) ODBC
9 2 (0.84%) WinForms
9 2 (0.84%) Spring
9 2 (0.84%) Web Services
9 2 (0.84%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.06%) Thin Client
1 12 (5.06%) Fat Client
2 11 (4.64%) PDA
2 11 (4.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.95%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.11%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.11%) Device Driver
4 5 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.11%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (0.84%) SCADA
6 2 (0.84%) EPoS
6 2 (0.84%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.84%) Handset
6 2 (0.84%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.42%) Replication
7 1 (0.42%) VHDL
7 1 (0.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.44%) Linux
2 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (18.99%) UNIX
4 35 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (14.35%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.55%) Windows CE
7 18 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.17%) Windows 8
9 16 (6.75%) Windows Vista
10 12 (5.06%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.27%) CentOS
12 3 (1.27%) Android
12 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.84%) Solaris
13 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.94%) Software Engineering
2 51 (21.52%) OO
3 23 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.28%) OOD
4 22 (9.28%) Waterfall
5 16 (6.75%) ITIL
5 16 (6.75%) OOP
5 16 (6.75%) Software Testing
6 12 (5.06%) Manual Testing
7 8 (3.38%) ERP
8 7 (2.95%) Service Delivery
9 6 (2.53%) SOA
9 6 (2.53%) MVC
9 6 (2.53%) Migration
9 6 (2.53%) Release Management
9 6 (2.53%) Multithreading
10 5 (2.11%) Black-Box Testing
10 5 (2.11%) Network Design
10 5 (2.11%) Configuration Management
11 4 (1.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.16%) C++
2 36 (15.19%) SQL
3 35 (14.77%) C#
4 30 (12.66%) JavaScript
5 24 (10.13%) VB
5 24 (10.13%) PHP
6 9 (3.80%) Perl
7 8 (3.38%) C
8 7 (2.95%) Java
8 7 (2.95%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.27%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.42%) REXX
13 1 (0.42%) JCL
Qualifications
1 44 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (15.19%) Degree
3 21 (8.86%) MCSE
3 21 (8.86%) MCSA
4 17 (7.17%) MCITP
5 16 (6.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (6.75%) MCP
6 15 (6.33%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (5.91%) CCA
8 8 (3.38%) ISEB
9 7 (2.95%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.27%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.27%) CCNA
12 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.42%) ACCA
13 1 (0.42%) CIMA
13 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.70%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (29.11%) Active Directory
2 47 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.95%) vSphere
4 6 (2.53%) XenApp
4 6 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.84%) Xen
6 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.84%) XenServer
6 2 (0.84%) NFS
6 2 (0.84%) vCloud
7 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.42%) UAG
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.42%) RACF
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.80%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (2.53%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (1.69%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.84%) SCCM
4 2 (0.84%) nmon
4 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.84%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 106 (44.73%) Microsoft
2 79 (33.33%) VMware
3 51 (21.52%) Citrix
4 24 (10.13%) HP
5 21 (8.86%) Cisco
5 21 (8.86%) EMC
6 17 (7.17%) Dell
7 14 (5.91%) DataCore
8 10 (4.22%) Oracle
9 9 (3.80%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.80%) Remedy
10 8 (3.38%) Symantec
11 7 (2.95%) Lotus
11 7 (2.95%) Veeam
12 6 (2.53%) Avaya
12 6 (2.53%) Clearswift
12 6 (2.53%) Panasonic
12 6 (2.53%) NetApp
13 5 (2.11%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.11%) IBM
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Microsoft Certification!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £24500 per annum + on call & overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas 50
Salary: From £17,868 to £24,000 per annum company pension, flexible benefits,
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago