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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 114 144 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.39% 15.96% 17.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.58% 59.75% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 88 134 99
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
221 241 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.65% 26.72% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 167 223 175
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +2 84 £33,000 +20.00% 9
Poole +1 14 £29,000 -3.33% 3
Wimborne - 9 £45,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 181 (60.33%) Microsoft
2 97 (32.33%) VMware
3 91 (30.33%) C#
4 89 (29.67%) .NET
4 89 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 88 (29.33%) MS Excel
6 87 (29.00%) Citrix
7 83 (27.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 75 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 72 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 71 (23.67%) SQL Server
10 71 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 70 (23.33%) ASP.NET
12 62 (20.67%) SQL
13 57 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 51 (17.00%) MCSE
15 48 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 44 (14.67%) Firewall
17 42 (14.00%) XenApp
18 41 (13.67%) .NET Framework
19 40 (13.33%) SAN
20 39 (13.00%) Cisco
20 39 (13.00%) MVC
21 38 (12.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 38 (12.67%) WCF
22 36 (12.00%) SCCM
22 36 (12.00%) Linux
22 36 (12.00%) MCP
22 36 (12.00%) CCA
22 36 (12.00%) Citrix Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 72 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 48 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.67%) IIS
4 25 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (5.67%) Lync
6 8 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.67%) CMS
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.33%) WordPress
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 88 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.00%) Office 365
2 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.67%) Firewall
2 40 (13.33%) SAN
3 34 (11.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.67%) Internet
5 12 (4.00%) WAN
6 9 (3.00%) LAN
7 8 (2.67%) VPN
7 8 (2.67%) DNS
8 7 (2.33%) VoIP
8 7 (2.33%) DHCP
9 6 (2.00%) MPLS
9 6 (2.00%) PABX
9 6 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.33%) VLAN
11 3 (1.00%) Wireless
11 3 (1.00%) IPsec
12 2 (0.67%) NAS
12 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.67%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.67%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.00%) IDMS
8 6 (2.00%) DB2
8 6 (2.00%) Informix
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (11.33%) Subversion
2 30 (10.00%) NUnit
2 30 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.00%) Log4Net
4 15 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 15 (5.00%) Moq
4 15 (5.00%) MSTest
5 12 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.00%) Selenium
6 11 (3.67%) Xcode
7 6 (2.00%) Bugzilla
7 6 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (2.00%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.00%) Hudson
8 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.33%) JIRA
8 1 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 11 (3.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.67%) Finance
3 6 (2.00%) Banking
3 6 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.33%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Local Government
5 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.00%) Electronics
6 2 (0.67%) Back Office
6 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (28.00%) Developer
2 48 (16.00%) Consultant
2 48 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 40 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 34 (11.33%) C# Developer
5 30 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.00%) Architect
6 29 (9.67%) Support Engineer
7 27 (9.00%) Analyst
8 25 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (7.67%) IT Support
10 19 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.67%) IT Support Engineer
11 17 (5.67%) Software Developer
12 16 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.33%) Technical Architect
14 12 (4.00%) Graduate
14 12 (4.00%) Support Analyst
15 11 (3.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.67%) .NET
2 70 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 41 (13.67%) .NET Framework
4 38 (12.67%) WCF
5 35 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (10.67%) CSS
7 30 (10.00%) jQuery
8 28 (9.33%) HTML
9 26 (8.67%) WinForms
10 25 (8.33%) JSON
10 25 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (6.00%) WPF
12 17 (5.67%) Entity Framework
13 15 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
13 15 (5.00%) Ninject
13 15 (5.00%) Spring.NET
13 15 (5.00%) NHibernate
13 15 (5.00%) LINQ
13 15 (5.00%) Web Services
13 15 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.33%) Thin Client
2 19 (6.33%) Fat Client
3 15 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (4.67%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.67%) Animation
6 10 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.33%) Clustering
8 6 (2.00%) Replication
8 6 (2.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.00%) BYOD
9 5 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.67%) Handset
10 4 (1.33%) Life Science
11 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.67%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 83 (27.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (12.00%) Linux
4 26 (8.67%) Windows 7
5 24 (8.00%) Windows Vista
6 22 (7.33%) Android
7 20 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 17 (5.67%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.33%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.00%) Windows CE
12 8 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.33%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.33%) UNIX
14 4 (1.33%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.00%) MVC
2 35 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (10.67%) OO
4 31 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (9.67%) ITIL
6 28 (9.33%) Migration
7 27 (9.00%) TDD
8 26 (8.67%) Service Delivery
9 25 (8.33%) Scrum
9 25 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
10 24 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 24 (8.00%) SOA
11 21 (7.00%) Project Management
12 20 (6.67%) Time Management
13 19 (6.33%) Unit Testing
14 16 (5.33%) MVVM
14 16 (5.33%) Android Development
14 16 (5.33%) iOS Development
15 15 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (5.00%) Active Record
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.33%) C#
2 62 (20.67%) SQL
3 27 (9.00%) T-SQL
4 24 (8.00%) C++
5 23 (7.67%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.67%) Objective-C
7 11 (3.67%) Perl
7 11 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.00%) Python
9 8 (2.67%) Java
10 7 (2.33%) C
11 6 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.67%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) VBA
13 1 (0.33%) VC++
13 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (17.00%) MCSE
3 38 (12.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (12.00%) MCP
4 36 (12.00%) CCA
4 36 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
5 30 (10.00%) MCSA
6 28 (9.33%) Degree
7 21 (7.00%) MCITP
8 17 (5.67%) CCEA
8 17 (5.67%) CCEE
9 15 (5.00%) MCSD
10 14 (4.67%) Security Cleared
11 13 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (4.33%) CCNA
12 5 (1.67%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.33%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.00%) MCDST
14 3 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.33%) SLA
1 10 (3.33%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 57 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (14.00%) XenApp
4 34 (11.33%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.00%) vSphere
6 13 (4.33%) XenServer
7 8 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 36 (12.00%) SCCM
2 12 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (2.67%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.33%) SCOM
5 6 (2.00%) Windows Intune
6 5 (1.67%) SCSM
7 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.67%) WSUS
9 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 181 (60.33%) Microsoft
2 97 (32.33%) VMware
3 87 (29.00%) Citrix
4 39 (13.00%) Cisco
5 18 (6.00%) EMC
6 17 (5.67%) AppSense
7 16 (5.33%) Oracle
8 14 (4.67%) NetApp
9 13 (4.33%) Symantec
10 12 (4.00%) HP
10 12 (4.00%) MobileIron
11 10 (3.33%) TIBCO
11 10 (3.33%) Avaya
11 10 (3.33%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.67%) Hitachi
13 7 (2.33%) IBM
14 6 (2.00%) Sybase
14 6 (2.00%) 3PAR
15 5 (1.67%) Juniper
16 4 (1.33%) Apple
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