The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.87% 0.53% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 2.22% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £18,250 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.50% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £50,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £50,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -5.00%
Windows 7
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.10% 23.81% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 29
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,050 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bolton

Windows 7
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) WSUS
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 1 (14.29%) Law
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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