Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 95 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 -43 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 12 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.97% 1.11% 5.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.65% 3.97% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 74
Dorset median annual salary £19,500 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% +14.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £16,850 £19,200 £19,225
90th Percentile £27,150 £30,250 £30,250
South West median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,067
% change year-on-year -5.45% +5.50% +4.27%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 301 302 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 26.59% 28.01% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 261 289 395
Dorset median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Dorset.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +9 6 £18,000 -36.84%
Weymouth - 2 £21,000 -
Poole -10 1 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Shaftesbury - 1 £16,000 -
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CCNA
7 2 (18.18%) Advertising
7 2 (18.18%) Presales
7 2 (18.18%) XenApp
8 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (9.09%) Skype
8 1 (9.09%) Data Centre

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCDST
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) IBM