Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 8 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 76 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 20.16% 26.12% 11.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.25% 73.79% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 29
Poole median annual salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £17,000 £17,000 £22,550
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £29,750 £28,500
% change year-on-year +9.24% +4.39% -12.31%

Windows 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 Poole with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 117 103 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 31.88% 35.40% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 110 99 67
Poole median annual salary £37,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.40% -3.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.69% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Poole

Windows
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Windows in Poole

Windows
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Poole over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Poole

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Poole region with a requirement for Windows.

1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
1 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 30 (40.54%) Linux
3 29 (39.19%) OO
3 29 (39.19%) C++
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
5 23 (31.08%) OOP
6 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.38%) .NET
7 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
8 19 (25.68%) VMware
8 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (24.32%) TDD
9 18 (24.32%) CSS
9 18 (24.32%) HTML
9 18 (24.32%) Java
9 18 (24.32%) C#
10 16 (21.62%) Citrix
11 14 (18.92%) SAN
11 14 (18.92%) Office 365
12 13 (17.57%) XenApp
12 13 (17.57%) XenDesktop
12 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
13 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (13.51%) ITIL
14 8 (10.81%) Driving Licence
14 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (10.81%) Line Management
14 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) PABX
4 1 (1.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (1.35%) Advertising
1 1 (1.35%) Finance
1 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Developer
1 21 (28.38%) Software Engineer
2 20 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) Software Developer
4 13 (17.57%) IT Support
5 12 (16.22%) IT Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (12.16%) Active Directory Support
6 9 (12.16%) ICT Support
7 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) ITIL Manager
7 8 (10.81%) ITIL Service Manager
7 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Manager
7 8 (10.81%) Service Manager
8 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (9.46%) Service Support Manager
8 7 (9.46%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) .NET
2 18 (24.32%) CSS
2 18 (24.32%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Linux
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) Unix
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) OO
2 23 (31.08%) OOP
3 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
4 18 (24.32%) TDD
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
6 8 (10.81%) Line Management
7 6 (8.11%) Data Management
7 6 (8.11%) Fault Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) CRM
9 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.05%) Project Management
10 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.70%) Hardware Maintenance
10 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) C++
2 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) C#
3 18 (24.32%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.11%) Perl
5 6 (8.11%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) VB
6 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) MCSE
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) CCA
2 5 (6.76%) CCEA
2 5 (6.76%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.35%) CCENT
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) MCSA
5 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) XenApp
2 13 (17.57%) XenDesktop
3 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Citrix
4 2 (2.70%) Apple
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com