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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 89 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 38 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 2.57% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.46% 10.65% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 30
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £49,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -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
449 413 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.04% 24.12% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 397 353 349
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 38 (51.35%) MS Office
5 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
6 26 (35.14%) ITIL
7 23 (31.08%) Windows XP
8 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
9 20 (27.03%) VMware
10 19 (25.68%) SLA
10 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.62%) LAN
11 16 (21.62%) WAN
12 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
13 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (17.57%) SQL
14 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (16.22%) Citrix
15 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
16 11 (14.86%) Firewall
16 11 (14.86%) MCP
16 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (13.51%) VPN
17 10 (13.51%) Blackberry
17 10 (13.51%) Finance
18 9 (12.16%) SCCM
19 8 (10.81%) Legal
19 8 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 8 (10.81%) SAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.76%) Lync
6 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.05%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (51.35%) MS Office
2 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) MS Project
4 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.35%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) LAN
1 16 (21.62%) WAN
2 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (14.86%) Firewall
4 10 (13.51%) VPN
5 8 (10.81%) SAN
6 6 (8.11%) NAS
6 6 (8.11%) MPLS
6 6 (8.11%) DHCP
6 6 (8.11%) VoIP
7 5 (6.76%) DNS
7 5 (6.76%) Wireless
8 4 (5.41%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.05%) Internet
10 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Support Engineer
2 22 (29.73%) Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Desktop Support
4 12 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (9.46%) Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) IT Support
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
1 7 (9.46%) WCF
1 7 (9.46%) WPF
2 2 (2.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.35%) Middleware
3 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.05%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.05%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Windows XP
3 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.41%) Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
8 2 (2.70%) Solaris
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
2 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
2 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.41%) Project Management
4 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.05%) Service Management
4 3 (4.05%) Information Security
5 2 (2.70%) Time Management
5 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.70%) ITSM
5 2 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (1.35%) CAD
6 1 (1.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.35%) Document Management
6 1 (1.35%) Workflow
6 1 (1.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) MCP
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) MCDST
4 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) MCSA
4 5 (6.76%) CCA
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.05%) MCTS
7 2 (2.70%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.68%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.70%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.70%) OpenView
5 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.35%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 44 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) VMware
3 12 (16.22%) Citrix
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) HP
5 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.76%) Avaya
6 4 (5.41%) McAfee
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
8 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.70%) BMC
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
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