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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 34 27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.39% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.08% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,000 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
25 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 19.69% 34.03% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 22
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam