The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 103 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.14% 1.34% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 5.70% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 28
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £36,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
464 421 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.09% 23.43% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 398 362 364
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
3 40 (67.80%) Active Directory
4 33 (55.93%) MS Office
5 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
6 19 (32.20%) VMware
7 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (22.03%) ITIL
9 13 (22.03%) Citrix
9 13 (22.03%) SLA
10 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
11 11 (18.64%) LAN
11 11 (18.64%) WAN
11 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
12 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
12 10 (16.95%) SQL
13 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
14 8 (13.56%) Cisco
14 8 (13.56%) Legal
14 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
15 7 (11.86%) Finance
15 7 (11.86%) WCF
15 7 (11.86%) WPF
15 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (11.86%) HP
15 7 (11.86%) .NET
15 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
15 7 (11.86%) C#

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.78%) WorkSite
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.39%) Lync
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (55.93%) MS Office
2 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.69%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) LAN
1 11 (18.64%) WAN
1 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) SAN
3 3 (5.08%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) VoIP
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 8 (13.56%) Legal
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Law
4 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Desktop Support
3 13 (22.03%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Support Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) IT Support
7 7 (11.86%) Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (8.47%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Deskside Support
10 4 (6.78%) Deskside Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Deskside Support Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Desktop Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Desktop Support
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
1 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
1 7 (11.86%) WCF
1 7 (11.86%) WPF
2 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
5 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Software Delivery
3 4 (6.78%) Document Management
4 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.08%) Information Security
4 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.08%) Project Management
4 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.39%) Time Management
5 2 (3.39%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.69%) ITSM
6 1 (1.69%) Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Service Management
6 1 (1.69%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) MCDST
2 5 (8.47%) MCP
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 40 (67.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.39%) WSUS
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) VMware
3 13 (22.03%) Citrix
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) CA
7 4 (6.78%) Meridio
7 4 (6.78%) Hummingbird
7 4 (6.78%) OpenText
8 3 (5.08%) McAfee
9 2 (3.39%) Veeam
9 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.39%) Avaya
10 1 (1.69%) Symantec
10 1 (1.69%) Dell
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
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