The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 3.57% 5.00% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +51.89%
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 Weymouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 10.71% 5.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Windows
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Weymouth

Windows
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware