The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.14% 1.78% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 4.30% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 93 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.80% 41.33% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 83 38
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Colchester

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (45.00%) MS Office
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) Document Management
6 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) WSUS
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) SCOM
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) Network Design
8 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (5.00%) DirectX
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Document Management
1 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) WSUS
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
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