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 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 23 35 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.57% 3.14% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.98% 15.22% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £43,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
53 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.90% 20.63% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 46
Average salary £50,000 £39,900 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.31% +24.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Legal
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) MCT
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) MCITP
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall
8 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (9.09%) CCNP
8 1 (9.09%) CCNA
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
8 1 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (9.09%) WAN
8 1 (9.09%) DHCP
8 1 (9.09%) DNS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
1 7 (63.64%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Trainer
4 2 (18.18%) Trainer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCT
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago