The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 58 125 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 15.38% 17.71% 23.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.42% 58.41% 72.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 108 167
Median salary £37,000 £31,646 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,750 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,450 £55,000
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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 214 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 20.95% 30.31% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 173 237
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Windows in Dorset

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Dorset

Windows
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -10 16 £22,500 -25.61% 4
Bournemouth -9 15 £40,000 +40.35% 6
Wimborne 0 12 £41,250 -0.60%
Ferndown - 4 £21,000 - 2
Weymouth +6 2 £20,000 -39.39%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows.

1 88 (56.77%) Active Directory
2 77 (49.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 73 (47.10%) Microsoft
4 60 (38.71%) Windows Server
5 59 (38.06%) VMware
5 59 (38.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (27.10%) Office 365
7 40 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 39 (25.16%) Citrix
9 35 (22.58%) C#
10 34 (21.94%) SQL
11 32 (20.65%) MS Excel
12 29 (18.71%) SAN
13 27 (17.42%) XenApp
14 26 (16.77%) .NET
14 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
15 25 (16.13%) Windows 7
16 24 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (14.84%) Windows 8
17 23 (14.84%) OO
18 22 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (13.55%) Software Engineering
19 21 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2013
20 20 (12.90%) Windows 10
20 20 (12.90%) XenDesktop
21 19 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (12.26%) .NET Framework
22 18 (11.61%) Linux
22 18 (11.61%) LAN
22 18 (11.61%) VLAN

Windows
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 40 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 24 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.29%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.29%) IIS
4 2 (1.29%) JBoss
4 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.29%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.29%) CATIA
3 2 (1.29%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) ENOVIA
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.10%) Office 365
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.94%) IaaS
4 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.71%) SAN
2 18 (11.61%) LAN
2 18 (11.61%) VLAN
3 17 (10.97%) WAN
4 15 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (7.10%) Firewall
6 9 (5.81%) DHCP
6 9 (5.81%) DNS
6 9 (5.81%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.52%) VPN
8 5 (3.23%) Internet
8 5 (3.23%) VoIP
9 3 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.29%) PABX
11 1 (0.65%) Broadband
11 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.94%) SQLite
5 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.29%) MySQL
5 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (9.03%) JIRA
3 8 (5.16%) MSTest
3 8 (5.16%) NUnit
4 4 (2.58%) Moq
4 4 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.29%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.29%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (7.74%) Finance
2 6 (3.87%) Advertising
2 6 (3.87%) Banking
2 6 (3.87%) Legal
3 3 (1.94%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.94%) Law
3 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.29%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.26%) Support Engineer
2 37 (23.87%) IT Support
3 23 (14.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (13.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 21 (13.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 21 (13.55%) IT Engineer
4 21 (13.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 19 (12.26%) Developer
5 19 (12.26%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) Support Technician
7 13 (8.39%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) IT Support Technician
7 13 (8.39%) IT Technician
8 9 (5.81%) Analyst
8 9 (5.81%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.16%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.77%) .NET
2 19 (12.26%) .NET Framework
3 16 (10.32%) WPF
4 15 (9.68%) Entity Framework
5 14 (9.03%) WCF
6 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.74%) NHibernate
7 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.52%) CSS
8 7 (4.52%) HTML
8 7 (4.52%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (3.23%) WinForms
10 4 (2.58%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (2.58%) Ninject
10 4 (2.58%) Spring.NET
11 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (1.29%) AutoMapper
12 2 (1.29%) jQuery
12 2 (1.29%) LINQ
12 2 (1.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (2.58%) User Experience
3 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.94%) Clustering
3 3 (1.94%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.94%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.29%) PDA
5 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 77 (49.68%) Windows Server 2012
2 60 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 59 (38.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 23 (14.84%) Windows 8
6 20 (12.90%) Windows 10
7 18 (11.61%) Linux
8 10 (6.45%) Android
9 6 (3.87%) Unix
10 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.29%) AIX
12 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.84%) OO
2 21 (13.55%) Software Engineering
3 19 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.97%) Multithreading
5 14 (9.03%) OOD
6 13 (8.39%) ITIL
7 12 (7.74%) UML
8 9 (5.81%) OOP
8 9 (5.81%) TDD
9 8 (5.16%) MVC
10 7 (4.52%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (3.87%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.23%) Incident Management
13 4 (2.58%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.58%) Data Analysis
13 4 (2.58%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (2.58%) Kanban
13 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
13 4 (2.58%) Project Management
13 4 (2.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.58%) C#
2 34 (21.94%) SQL
3 15 (9.68%) Java
4 12 (7.74%) C++
5 7 (4.52%) C
6 6 (3.87%) Delphi
6 6 (3.87%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.87%) PHP
6 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.94%) Perl
7 3 (1.94%) Python
7 3 (1.94%) VB
8 2 (1.29%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.39%) MCSE
3 11 (7.10%) Degree
3 11 (7.10%) MCSA
4 7 (4.52%) MCP
4 7 (4.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.23%) CCNA
5 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.58%) CCA
6 4 (2.58%) CCEA
6 4 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.29%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CCNP
8 1 (0.65%) HND
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 88 (56.77%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.42%) XenApp
3 22 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (12.90%) XenDesktop
5 18 (11.61%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.94%) NDS
6 3 (1.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) SCCM
2 6 (3.87%) SCOM
3 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.65%) MobiControl
4 1 (0.65%) Netcool
4 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 73 (47.10%) Microsoft
2 59 (38.06%) VMware
3 39 (25.16%) Citrix
4 10 (6.45%) Cisco
5 6 (3.87%) HP
6 4 (2.58%) AppSense
6 4 (2.58%) EMC
6 4 (2.58%) SAP
7 3 (1.94%) Avaya
7 3 (1.94%) Draytek
7 3 (1.94%) Juniper
8 2 (1.29%) Lotus
8 2 (1.29%) NetApp
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle
8 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.29%) Veeam
9 1 (0.65%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) SOTI
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum 25days hols,pension,private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago