The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.70% 5.45% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.78% 20.37% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 54 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.34% 26.73% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87 54 126
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Gloucestershire

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 1 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (44.00%) VPN
6 10 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (36.00%) MS Office
7 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (32.00%) Citrix
9 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (28.00%) Digital Media
10 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
11 5 (20.00%) MCSE
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (16.00%) ITIL
12 4 (16.00%) Finance
12 4 (16.00%) Firmware
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
13 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (12.00%) Computer Forensics
13 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
4 2 (8.00%) BGP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 10 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) MCTS
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Nokia
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) Mitel
5 1 (4.00%) HP
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