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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 55 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 17 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.77% 4.06% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.26% 12.58% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 6
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -28.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £17,700 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,200 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Windows 7
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 159 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 33.48% 32.25% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 107 141 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) MS Office
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (39.13%) Lync
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) VPN
7 9 (39.13%) Citrix
8 8 (34.78%) ITIL
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) Android
9 7 (30.43%) Migration
9 7 (30.43%) Firewall
9 7 (30.43%) Mac OS
10 6 (26.09%) XenApp
10 6 (26.09%) IPsec
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (26.09%) VLAN
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) MCP
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
11 5 (21.74%) Handset
11 5 (21.74%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 9 (39.13%) Lync
1 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Office
2 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) VPN
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 6 (26.09%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Technician
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Technician
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Remote Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Handset
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Android
3 7 (30.43%) Mac OS
4 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Phone
5 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCP
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) XenApp
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
5 4 (17.39%) Apple
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
6 3 (13.04%) Reuters
6 3 (13.04%) Bloomberg
6 3 (13.04%) Avaya
6 3 (13.04%) Veeam
7 2 (8.70%) EMC