The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 59 28 43
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.42% 3.82% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 14.08% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £18,250 £37,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.33% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.08% 27.10% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 65 67
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,150 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Devon

Windows 7
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -13 1 £18,250 -52.90%
Plymouth -14 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VB6
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C++

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB6
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
1 2 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft