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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 91 68 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 19.24% 13.20% 19.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.42% 60.71% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 83 67 90
Median salary £35,000 £30,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.70% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £19,975
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,250 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 133 112 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 28.12% 21.75% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 121 100 167
Median salary £35,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.70% -13.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Bournemouth +8 46 £34,000 +43.15% 14
Wimborne 0 17 £40,000 +52.38% 6
Poole -8 17 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Ferndown - 2 £37,500 -
Shaftesbury - 2 £16,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 64 (42.95%) C#
2 47 (31.54%) Software Engineering
3 44 (29.53%) OO
3 44 (29.53%) Microsoft
4 42 (28.19%) SQL
5 41 (27.52%) Active Directory
6 37 (24.83%) C++
7 35 (23.49%) .NET
8 33 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (22.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (21.48%) Office 365
10 31 (20.81%) Multithreading
11 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (20.13%) WPF
12 29 (19.46%) OOP
13 28 (18.79%) SQL Server
13 28 (18.79%) Windows Server
14 27 (18.12%) Linux
15 26 (17.45%) Java
16 25 (16.78%) MS Exchange
17 24 (16.11%) .NET Framework
18 23 (15.44%) OOD
19 22 (14.77%) VMware
20 21 (14.09%) Android
21 20 (13.42%) Embedded Systems
21 20 (13.42%) Entity Framework
22 19 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (12.75%) UML
22 19 (12.75%) Citrix
23 18 (12.08%) CSS

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 25 (16.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.70%) Apache
5 1 (0.67%) CMS
5 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) IaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) SAN
2 10 (6.71%) DNS
3 8 (5.37%) DHCP
3 8 (5.37%) Firewall
4 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.36%) VoIP
5 5 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.68%) Internet
6 4 (2.68%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.01%) LAN
7 3 (2.01%) VPN
7 3 (2.01%) WAN
8 2 (1.34%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.34%) PABX
8 2 (1.34%) Wireless
9 1 (0.67%) Broadband
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.67%) SSL
9 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.04%) MySQL
4 5 (3.36%) SQLite
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.74%) JIRA
3 8 (5.37%) MSTest
3 8 (5.37%) NUnit
4 7 (4.70%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.67%) Hudson
6 1 (0.67%) Moq
6 1 (0.67%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.67%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (7.38%) Finance
2 5 (3.36%) Legal
3 4 (2.68%) Electronics
4 3 (2.01%) Advertising
4 3 (2.01%) Banking
4 3 (2.01%) Law
4 3 (2.01%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (29.53%) Software Engineer
2 33 (22.15%) Developer
3 24 (16.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 24 (16.11%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (9.40%) C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (9.40%) IT Support
6 12 (8.05%) IT Engineer
6 12 (8.05%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Android Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Android Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) C++ Android Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Java Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.49%) .NET
2 30 (20.13%) WPF
3 24 (16.11%) .NET Framework
4 20 (13.42%) Entity Framework
5 18 (12.08%) CSS
5 18 (12.08%) HTML
6 16 (10.74%) NHibernate
7 15 (10.07%) WCF
8 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.70%) jQuery
8 7 (4.70%) LAMP
8 7 (4.70%) LESS
8 7 (4.70%) MFC
8 7 (4.70%) Sass
8 7 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.36%) WinForms
10 4 (2.68%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.68%) Node.js
10 4 (2.68%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (6.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.36%) User Experience
5 3 (2.01%) Clustering
5 3 (2.01%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.01%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.01%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.34%) Smart City
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.79%) Windows Server
4 27 (18.12%) Linux
5 21 (14.09%) Android
6 10 (6.71%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.70%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.36%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.36%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.68%) Unix
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (1.34%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.34%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.34%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.54%) Software Engineering
2 44 (29.53%) OO
3 33 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.81%) Multithreading
5 29 (19.46%) OOP
6 23 (15.44%) OOD
7 19 (12.75%) UML
8 18 (12.08%) TDD
9 12 (8.05%) Multithreaded Programming
9 12 (8.05%) MVC
10 10 (6.71%) ITIL
11 8 (5.37%) Web Development
12 7 (4.70%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (4.70%) SEO
13 6 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.03%) Migration
13 6 (4.03%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (4.03%) Scrum
14 4 (2.68%) Asset Management
14 4 (2.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 64 (42.95%) C#
2 42 (28.19%) SQL
3 37 (24.83%) C++
4 26 (17.45%) Java
5 17 (11.41%) C
5 17 (11.41%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.72%) Delphi
7 11 (7.38%) PHP
8 6 (4.03%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.03%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.68%) Python
9 4 (2.68%) VB
10 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) Perl
11 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.67%) VB6
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) Degree
2 12 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.38%) MCSE
4 6 (4.03%) MCSA
5 5 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.68%) A+ Certification
6 4 (2.68%) CCA
6 4 (2.68%) CCEA
6 4 (2.68%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.68%) MCP
6 4 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.34%) CCNA
7 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.34%) MCDST
7 2 (1.34%) MCITP
7 2 (1.34%) MCTS
7 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) HND
8 1 (0.67%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) SLA
2 3 (2.01%) QA
3 2 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.34%) TickIT
4 1 (0.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 41 (27.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.38%) XenApp
3 10 (6.71%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.68%) vSphere
6 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.67%) NDS
7 1 (0.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) SCCM
2 4 (2.68%) SCOM
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.67%) MobiControl
4 1 (0.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (29.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.77%) VMware
3 19 (12.75%) Citrix
4 7 (4.70%) HP
5 5 (3.36%) Cisco
6 4 (2.68%) SAP
7 3 (2.01%) Avaya
8 1 (0.67%) Dell
8 1 (0.67%) Draytek
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Juniper
8 1 (0.67%) SOTI
8 1 (0.67%) Veeam
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Grafham Walbancke
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
Salary: £20,046, Grade II
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
Salary: £ 23,879 per annum, Grade 3
Posted: 13 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-45,000 + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago