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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 95 164 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.51% 21.24% 23.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.38% 61.19% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 94 155 146
Median salary £31,250 £28,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
141 268 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.95% 34.72% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 140 228 165
Median salary £29,000 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -13 42 £35,000 +25.00% 11
Poole +19 39 £27,500 -38.20% 4
Wimborne - 4 £45,000 -
Dorchester 0 3 £22,500 -25.00%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 126 (63.96%) Active Directory
2 101 (51.27%) Microsoft
3 100 (50.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (43.65%) VMware
4 86 (43.65%) Windows Server
5 82 (41.62%) MS Exchange
6 64 (32.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (29.95%) SAN
8 54 (27.41%) Citrix
9 48 (24.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 48 (24.37%) Office 365
10 47 (23.86%) MS Excel
11 44 (22.34%) Linux
12 41 (20.81%) XenApp
13 38 (19.29%) SQL Server
14 37 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2013
15 36 (18.27%) XenDesktop
16 34 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
17 32 (16.24%) DNS
18 31 (15.74%) TCP/IP
19 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
20 27 (13.71%) VLAN
20 27 (13.71%) DHCP
20 27 (13.71%) OO
21 25 (12.69%) C#
21 25 (12.69%) LAN
22 24 (12.18%) WAN
23 23 (11.68%) VPN
23 23 (11.68%) ITIL
24 22 (11.17%) Firewall

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 82 (41.62%) MS Exchange
2 48 (24.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (7.11%) IIS
5 13 (6.60%) Apache
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 47 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.02%) CATIA
3 2 (1.02%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) ENOVIA
1 2 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (24.37%) Office 365
2 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (29.95%) SAN
2 32 (16.24%) DNS
3 31 (15.74%) TCP/IP
4 27 (13.71%) DHCP
4 27 (13.71%) VLAN
5 25 (12.69%) LAN
6 24 (12.18%) WAN
7 23 (11.68%) VPN
8 22 (11.17%) Firewall
9 19 (9.64%) HTTP
10 16 (8.12%) Network Security
11 15 (7.61%) ICMP
11 15 (7.61%) SMTP
11 15 (7.61%) Telnet
12 11 (5.58%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (2.03%) FTP
13 4 (2.03%) Kerberos
13 4 (2.03%) LDAP
13 4 (2.03%) SSL
14 3 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.11%) JIRA
3 8 (4.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.52%) MSTest
4 3 (1.52%) NUnit
5 2 (1.02%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.02%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.02%) Moq
5 2 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.51%) Ant
6 1 (0.51%) CMake
6 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) Hudson
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 16 (8.12%) Finance
2 3 (1.52%) Advertising
2 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.51%) Automotive
4 1 (0.51%) French Language
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (46.19%) Support Engineer
2 56 (28.43%) IT Support
3 43 (21.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 41 (20.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 40 (20.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 37 (18.78%) IT Engineer
6 37 (18.78%) IT Support Engineer
7 22 (11.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (9.64%) Software Engineer
9 15 (7.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 15 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (7.61%) Developer
9 15 (7.61%) Support Technician
10 12 (6.09%) 1st Line Support
11 11 (5.58%) IT Support Technician
11 11 (5.58%) IT Technician
12 10 (5.08%) Analyst
12 10 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (4.57%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.66%) .NET
2 18 (9.14%) .NET Framework
3 13 (6.60%) Entity Framework
3 13 (6.60%) WCF
3 13 (6.60%) WPF
4 11 (5.58%) NHibernate
5 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.05%) HTML
7 5 (2.54%) CSS
8 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.52%) .NET Compact Framework
9 3 (1.52%) jQuery
9 3 (1.52%) LINQ
10 2 (1.02%) AutoMapper
10 2 (1.02%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (1.02%) HTML5
10 2 (1.02%) Spring.NET
10 2 (1.02%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (1.02%) Web Services
10 2 (1.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.57%) Statistics
3 5 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.03%) Clustering
4 4 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.51%) iPad
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (50.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 86 (43.65%) Windows Server
3 64 (32.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (22.34%) Linux
5 20 (10.15%) Windows 8
6 19 (9.64%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.11%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.54%) Unix
9 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.51%) Android
10 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.51%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
2 27 (13.71%) OO
3 23 (11.68%) ITIL
4 20 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.14%) OOD
6 16 (8.12%) Data Security
7 14 (7.11%) UML
8 12 (6.09%) OOP
9 11 (5.58%) Multithreading
10 10 (5.08%) Business Continuity
10 10 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.57%) Security Patching
12 8 (4.06%) TDD
13 6 (3.05%) MVC
14 5 (2.54%) BDD
15 4 (2.03%) Coaching
15 4 (2.03%) Presales
15 4 (2.03%) Project Management
15 4 (2.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.69%) C#
2 19 (9.64%) SQL
3 11 (5.58%) C++
4 6 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.02%) C
6 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) Python
7 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.60%) Degree
3 12 (6.09%) MCSE
4 11 (5.58%) MCP
4 11 (5.58%) MCSA
5 6 (3.05%) MCTS
5 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.03%) CCA
6 4 (2.03%) CCEA
6 4 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.02%) CCNA
7 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) SLA
System Software
1 126 (63.96%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.81%) XenApp
3 36 (18.27%) XenDesktop
4 34 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (10.66%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.03%) NFS
7 3 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (6.09%) Tivoli
2 9 (4.57%) SCCM
2 9 (4.57%) SCOM
3 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 101 (51.27%) Microsoft
2 86 (43.65%) VMware
3 54 (27.41%) Citrix
4 20 (10.15%) HP
5 19 (9.64%) Cisco
6 16 (8.12%) EMC
7 14 (7.11%) Extreme Networks
8 13 (6.60%) Veeam
9 12 (6.09%) Brocade
9 12 (6.09%) IBM
9 12 (6.09%) Symantec
10 4 (2.03%) AppSense
11 3 (1.52%) NetApp
12 2 (1.02%) Apple
12 2 (1.02%) Draytek
12 2 (1.02%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.02%) Juniper
12 2 (1.02%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.02%) SAP
13 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
AAP3
Salary: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £28,452 to £32,958 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £32,958 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £43,000 to £53,000 per annum Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 27 days ago