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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 40 31 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.15% 0.58% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 2.94% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £25,500 £18,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.72% -52.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £18,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £18,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
Devon

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
49 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 21.03% 19.88% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 22
Average salary £28,000 £20,800 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) XenApp
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Google
6 5 (35.71%) VLAN
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
6 5 (35.71%) Software Packaging
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) IIS
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) Games
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Windows Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) IT Technician
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) PC Support
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Novell