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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 59 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.50% 0.61% 3.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 1.40% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £21,250 £20,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
86 143 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 21.39% 43.73% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 73 132 52
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) MS Office
5 11 (57.89%) Firewall
6 10 (52.63%) Degree
6 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
6 10 (52.63%) MCP
6 10 (52.63%) DHCP
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (36.84%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) MCSA
8 7 (36.84%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
9 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 6 (31.58%) Remedy
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.79%) Back Office
11 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) Veeam
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (15.79%) SAN
11 3 (15.79%) EMC
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
2 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) MCP
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) MCSA
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Remedy
3 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
4 3 (15.79%) Veeam
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos