The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.56% 4.26% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 16.00% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £18,250 £38,750 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.90% +115.27%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 18.64% 26.60% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 33
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,025 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £42,650 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Exeter

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C++

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VB6
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
1 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft