The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorchester with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Dorset / Dorchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorchester - 11.11% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £40,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +76.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorchester 40.00% 16.67% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% +56.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorchester citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Dorchester

Windows
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

Salary trend for Windows in Dorchester

Windows
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Dorchester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware