The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.57% 5.03% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.54% 11.54% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 78 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 48.48% 43.58% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 47
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
Essex

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 23 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) MS Office
3 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (33.33%) Image Processing
6 5 (27.78%) OpenCL
6 5 (27.78%) CUDA
6 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
6 5 (27.78%) DirectX
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Document Management
8 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (11.11%) Pegasus

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MS Office
2 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
1 5 (27.78%) DirectX
1 5 (27.78%) OpenCL
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) CUDA
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 6 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Document Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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