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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 93 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 35 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.83% 1.96% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.43% 8.63% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 30
Average salary £25,384 £22,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.81% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
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
471 394 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.63% 22.74% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 414 329 348
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 2 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (66.25%) Active Directory
3 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (53.75%) MS Office
5 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 24 (30.00%) ITIL
7 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
7 23 (28.75%) VMware
8 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
8 19 (23.75%) LAN
8 19 (23.75%) WAN
9 18 (22.50%) SLA
9 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
13 13 (16.25%) SQL
13 13 (16.25%) Citrix
14 12 (15.00%) Finance
14 12 (15.00%) Blackberry
15 11 (13.75%) MCP
15 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
15 11 (13.75%) Firewall
16 10 (12.50%) VPN
17 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (10.00%) SCCM
18 8 (10.00%) Cisco
18 8 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.25%) Lync
6 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.75%) IIS
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.50%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 43 (53.75%) MS Office
2 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.25%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) LAN
1 19 (23.75%) WAN
2 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) VPN
4 8 (10.00%) SAN
5 6 (7.50%) MPLS
5 6 (7.50%) NAS
6 5 (6.25%) Wireless
6 5 (6.25%) DHCP
6 5 (6.25%) VoIP
7 4 (5.00%) Internet
7 4 (5.00%) DNS
7 4 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MSI
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Analyst
2 23 (28.75%) Support Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) Desktop Support
4 13 (16.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) IT Support
7 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (8.75%) Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Network Support
10 4 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) .NET
1 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (8.75%) WCF
1 7 (8.75%) WPF
2 3 (3.75%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.25%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
3 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.00%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.50%) AIX
8 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.00%) Project Management
4 3 (3.75%) Service Management
4 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.75%) Migration
4 3 (3.75%) Information Security
5 2 (2.50%) Document Management
5 2 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.50%) Time Management
5 2 (2.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.50%) ITSM
6 1 (1.25%) Workflow
6 1 (1.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.75%) MCP
3 6 (7.50%) MCDST
4 5 (6.25%) MCSE
4 5 (6.25%) MCSA
4 5 (6.25%) CCA
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) MCITP
5 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.75%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.50%) MCTS
7 2 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 53 (66.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) SCOM
2 5 (6.25%) WSUS
3 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.50%) OpenView
4 2 (2.50%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.75%) VMware
3 13 (16.25%) Citrix
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (7.50%) HP
5 6 (7.50%) CA
6 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.25%) Avaya
7 4 (5.00%) McAfee
8 3 (3.75%) EMC
8 3 (3.75%) IBM
9 2 (2.50%) Dell
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle
9 2 (2.50%) BMC
9 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.50%) Veeam
9 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.25%) Symantec
10 1 (1.25%) Hummingbird
10 1 (1.25%) Open Text
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