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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.74% 5.36% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.88% 19.44% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% +55.26%
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -3.33%
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
104 72 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.62% 27.59% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 67 72
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram 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 20 August 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 -14 3 £37,500 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Office
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (58.33%) WSUS
4 7 (58.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Office
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
6 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCP
1 8 (66.67%) MCSE
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (58.33%) WSUS
1 7 (58.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft