The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 49.62% 19.88% 14.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.06% 51.56% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 63 29 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 64 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 51.13% 38.55% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Windows
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Poole region.

Windows Salary Trend in Poole

Windows
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Poole region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Poole

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 57 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 41 (40.20%) MS Exchange
3 36 (35.29%) Citrix
3 36 (35.29%) VMware
3 36 (35.29%) OO
3 36 (35.29%) Linux
3 36 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (33.33%) OOP
4 34 (33.33%) SAN
5 33 (32.35%) Software Engineering
6 32 (31.37%) C++
6 32 (31.37%) UNIX
6 32 (31.37%) XenDesktop
7 30 (29.41%) vSphere
7 30 (29.41%) EMC
8 29 (28.43%) Project Management
8 29 (28.43%) AppSense
8 29 (28.43%) CCA
8 29 (28.43%) Citrix Certification
8 29 (28.43%) CCEA
8 29 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (28.43%) MCSE
8 29 (28.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (28.43%) CCEE
8 29 (28.43%) Lync
9 28 (27.45%) NetScaler
10 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
11 22 (21.57%) Degree
12 21 (20.59%) XenApp
13 20 (19.61%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 41 (40.20%) MS Exchange
2 29 (28.43%) Lync
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.96%) JBoss
6 2 (1.96%) Apache
6 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.98%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.98%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.33%) SAN
2 28 (27.45%) NetScaler
3 13 (12.75%) LAN
3 13 (12.75%) WAN
4 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.86%) DNS
5 6 (5.88%) Firewall
6 3 (2.94%) DHCP
6 3 (2.94%) NAS
7 2 (1.96%) VPN
7 2 (1.96%) Wireless
8 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) MSTest
2 2 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.96%) Moq
2 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.96%) JMeter
2 2 (1.96%) NUnit
2 2 (1.96%) Subversion
2 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.94%) Finance
1 3 (2.94%) Banking
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
2 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (31.37%) Software Engineer
1 32 (31.37%) C++ Software Engineer
2 30 (29.41%) Consultant
3 29 (28.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (14.71%) Developer
5 15 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) IT Support
9 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Customer Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Tester
11 3 (2.94%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (12.75%) Web Services
3 13 (12.75%) WinForms
4 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.96%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (1.96%) Ninject
5 2 (1.96%) WCF
5 2 (1.96%) WPF
5 2 (1.96%) Middleware
5 2 (1.96%) Struts
5 2 (1.96%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) .NET Compact Framework
5 2 (1.96%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (1.96%) Spring.NET
6 1 (0.98%) CSS
6 1 (0.98%) HTML
6 1 (0.98%) jQuery
6 1 (0.98%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.96%) Open Source
3 2 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.98%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.29%) Linux
2 32 (31.37%) UNIX
3 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.96%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) OO
2 34 (33.33%) OOP
3 33 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 29 (28.43%) Project Management
5 4 (3.92%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 3 (2.94%) MVC
6 3 (2.94%) Migration
6 3 (2.94%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (1.96%) Line Management
7 2 (1.96%) Coaching
7 2 (1.96%) Investment Management
7 2 (1.96%) Kanban
7 2 (1.96%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (1.96%) MVVM
7 2 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.96%) Web Application Development
7 2 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (1.96%) Scrum
7 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.37%) C++
2 17 (16.67%) SQL
3 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.90%) C#
5 2 (1.96%) Perl
5 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.96%) AWK
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (28.43%) CCA
1 29 (28.43%) Citrix Certification
1 29 (28.43%) CCEA
1 29 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (28.43%) MCSE
1 29 (28.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 29 (28.43%) CCEE
2 22 (21.57%) Degree
3 12 (11.76%) VCP4
3 12 (11.76%) VCP5
3 12 (11.76%) MCP
3 12 (11.76%) MCSA
4 3 (2.94%) ISEB
4 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) ACCA
5 1 (0.98%) CIMA
5 1 (0.98%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 36 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (31.37%) XenDesktop
3 30 (29.41%) vSphere
4 21 (20.59%) XenApp
5 18 (17.65%) VMware ESX
6 13 (12.75%) Active Directory
7 12 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
9 5 (4.90%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (4.90%) UAG
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (2.94%) XenServer
11 2 (1.96%) QEMU
11 2 (1.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) SCCM
1 5 (4.90%) SCOM
1 5 (4.90%) SCSM
2 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 36 (35.29%) Citrix
2 36 (35.29%) VMware
3 30 (29.41%) EMC
4 29 (28.43%) AppSense
5 8 (7.84%) SAP
6 4 (3.92%) Dell
7 3 (2.94%) Cisco
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.96%) Veeam
8 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.96%) Remedy
9 1 (0.98%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.98%) IBM
9 1 (0.98%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.98%) Sage
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
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