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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.29% 4.62% 8.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.15% 11.11% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Average salary £23,125 £23,975 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.54% -34.76%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,530 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.11% -11.56%
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
47 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 27.65% 41.54% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 45
Average salary £26,750 £24,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.45% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £37,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 28 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) IBM
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Google
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (50.00%) Software Packaging
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) Statistics

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (30.00%) PC Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft