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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.85% 6.35% 5.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 13.48% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £24,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
24 89 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.51% 47.09% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 81 64
Average salary £30,000 £46,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Colchester, Essex
Ashdown IT
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