The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.44% 1.74% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 7.14% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £29,750 £21,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.52% 24.31% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 58 25
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Chester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Avaya
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
5 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
1 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
1 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP