The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 32 30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.76% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £15,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.64% 18.10% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54 8 43
Average salary £34,000 £21,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £15,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Manchester

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
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