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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 26.45% 19.35% 31.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.55% 82.76% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 23
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £16,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
55 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 35.48% 23.39% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 27
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Poole

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 62 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.91%) .NET
3 38 (34.55%) C#
4 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET
5 34 (30.91%) WinForms
6 31 (28.18%) MS Exchange
7 30 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 27 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (24.55%) C++
9 24 (21.82%) Linux
10 23 (20.91%) OO
10 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (20.00%) SQL
11 22 (20.00%) WPF
11 22 (20.00%) MVVM
12 21 (19.09%) Rhino Mocks
12 21 (19.09%) Moq
12 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (19.09%) Dependency Injection
12 21 (19.09%) Inversion of Control
12 21 (19.09%) MSTest
12 21 (19.09%) Castle Windsor
12 21 (19.09%) Ninject
12 21 (19.09%) Kanban
12 21 (19.09%) Spring.NET
12 21 (19.09%) Web Application Development
12 21 (19.09%) Unity DI Container
12 21 (19.09%) WCF
12 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (19.09%) TDD

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 31 (28.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.36%) Lync
3 10 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.73%) CMS
5 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.73%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (19.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) SAN
2 18 (16.36%) NetScaler
3 7 (6.36%) LAN
3 7 (6.36%) WAN
4 6 (5.45%) Internet
5 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.55%) DNS
5 5 (4.55%) DHCP
6 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) NUnit
1 21 (19.09%) MSTest
1 21 (19.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (19.09%) Moq
2 6 (5.45%) Hudson
2 6 (5.45%) CruiseControl
2 6 (5.45%) Subversion
2 6 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (5.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (1.82%) Marketing
2 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (35.45%) Software Engineer
2 37 (33.64%) Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Consultant
4 22 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 21 (19.09%) .NET Developer
6 17 (15.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (11.82%) Software Developer
9 12 (10.91%) Graduate
9 12 (10.91%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (10.91%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (7.27%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (7.27%) Junior
11 6 (5.45%) Software Designer
11 6 (5.45%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) Junior Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.91%) .NET
2 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET
3 34 (30.91%) WinForms
4 22 (20.00%) WPF
5 21 (19.09%) Spring.NET
5 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (19.09%) Castle Windsor
5 21 (19.09%) Ninject
5 21 (19.09%) WCF
5 21 (19.09%) Unity DI Container
6 15 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (11.82%) .NET Framework
7 13 (11.82%) Web Services
8 9 (8.18%) STL
8 9 (8.18%) MFC
9 6 (5.45%) XML
10 4 (3.64%) HTML
10 4 (3.64%) CSS
11 3 (2.73%) jQuery
11 3 (2.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (15.45%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.82%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.45%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.82%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.91%) AS400
7 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.82%) Linux
2 17 (15.45%) UNIX
3 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.82%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.82%) Android
10 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 27 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (20.91%) OO
4 22 (20.00%) MVVM
5 21 (19.09%) Web Application Development
5 21 (19.09%) Kanban
5 21 (19.09%) Dependency Injection
5 21 (19.09%) MVC
5 21 (19.09%) Scrum
5 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (19.09%) TDD
6 18 (16.36%) Project Management
7 17 (15.45%) OOP
8 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.45%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.45%) Manual Testing
9 6 (5.45%) Migration
9 6 (5.45%) Line Management
10 3 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.55%) C#
2 27 (24.55%) C++
3 22 (20.00%) SQL
4 13 (11.82%) VB.NET
5 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.55%) Perl
8 3 (2.73%) Java
9 2 (1.82%) Python
9 2 (1.82%) C
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (19.09%) MCSE
3 19 (17.27%) Degree
4 18 (16.36%) CCEE
4 18 (16.36%) CCA
4 18 (16.36%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (16.36%) CCEA
4 18 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (8.18%) MCSA
6 7 (6.36%) VCP5
6 7 (6.36%) VCP4
6 7 (6.36%) MCP
7 2 (1.82%) MCITP
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (16.36%) XenDesktop
1 18 (16.36%) vSphere
2 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 11 (10.00%) XenApp
4 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Intune
3 5 (4.55%) SCSM
3 5 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.36%) EMC
2 18 (16.36%) Citrix
2 18 (16.36%) VMware
2 18 (16.36%) AppSense
3 3 (2.73%) SAP
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco
4 1 (0.91%) IBM
4 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
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