The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 12.50% - 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £23,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
Windows 7
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 40.63% 31.82% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bicester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) GIS
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Document Management
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (12.50%) Draytek
4 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Altiris
5 1 (6.25%) DameWare
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) ADSL
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) Support Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Assistant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Assistant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Draytek
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Altiris