The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.40% 3.79% 2.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 8.00% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £27,000 £24,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% -27.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,269 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.87% -15.87%
Windows 7
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 100 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 29.77% 47.39% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 59
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) Unicenter
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OpenView
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Technical Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Unicenter
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Apple