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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 5 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 6.25% 4.26% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 9.52% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
4 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 25.00% 44.68% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 8
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,000 £45,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) DameWare
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Assistant
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Document Management
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) DameWare
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Draytek
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro