The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.47% 4.35% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.31% 20.51% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
Average salary £29,000 £19,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.71% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,939 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -6.08%
Windows 7
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
98 39 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.77% 21.20% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 85 39 116
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) MS Office
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
5 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Citrix
8 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.93%) VPN
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) Apple
9 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
10 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
10 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
10 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
10 5 (18.52%) Adobe
11 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
4 2 (7.41%) BGP
4 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) PC Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) PC Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Technician
7 1 (3.70%) IT Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (7.41%) Firmware
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
5 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) MCSE
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 5 (18.52%) Adobe
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
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Posted: 20 days ago
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