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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 69 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 19.28% 38.55% 16.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.24% 90.79% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 18
Average salary £30,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
74 76 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 44.58% 42.46% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 32
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +27.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 14 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Poole

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
3 19 (36.54%) .NET
3 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 18 (34.62%) OO
5 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.77%) Citrix
6 16 (30.77%) SAN
6 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 15 (28.85%) XenApp
7 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
7 15 (28.85%) OOP
7 15 (28.85%) VMware
8 14 (26.92%) C#
8 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (25.00%) Office 365
9 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 13 (25.00%) Degree
9 13 (25.00%) Linux
9 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (23.08%) C++
11 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
12 10 (19.23%) PHP
13 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.31%) HTML
13 9 (17.31%) Unix
14 8 (15.38%) CSS
14 8 (15.38%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.77%) CMS
5 3 (5.77%) IIS
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) OLTP
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) FileMaker
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Software Engineer
1 14 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce Web Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Head of Design
6 2 (3.85%) Head of Digital
6 2 (3.85%) Head of User Experience
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) Web Services
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.69%) HTML5
5 4 (7.69%) Laravel
5 4 (7.69%) XHTML
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) Ajax
6 2 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Unix
5 6 (11.54%) Android
5 6 (11.54%) Windows CE
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) OO
2 15 (28.85%) OOP
3 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.38%) Facilities Management
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Business Development
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (7.69%) Email Marketing
7 4 (7.69%) ERP
7 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 4 (7.69%) SEO
8 3 (5.77%) Content Management
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) TDD
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) C#
3 12 (23.08%) C++
4 10 (19.23%) PHP
5 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) Java
7 4 (7.69%) Apple Swift
7 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.69%) VB
7 4 (7.69%) XAML
8 3 (5.77%) C
9 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) MCPD
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.85%) XenApp
3 13 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.69%) Firmware
5 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Citrix
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Apple
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Dell
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Veeam
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) Lotus
6 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
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