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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.10% 3.92% 3.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 9.68% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Average salary £23,750 £25,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,900 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £25,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
122 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.64% 40.52% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 110 48 53
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
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 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 1 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) SCCM
3 18 (58.06%) ITIL
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
8 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (25.81%) SAN
9 8 (25.81%) VMware
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (22.58%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
11 6 (19.35%) HP
11 6 (19.35%) Dell
11 6 (19.35%) EMC
11 6 (19.35%) SCOM
11 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
12 5 (16.13%) Telecoms

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) GPRS
3 5 (16.13%) GSM
3 5 (16.13%) PSTN
3 5 (16.13%) 3G
3 5 (16.13%) SS7
3 5 (16.13%) LTE
4 1 (3.23%) WebEx
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Support Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Desktop Support
3 11 (35.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
5 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
5 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (22.58%) Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) ITSM
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.23%) Office Automation
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) Dell
3 6 (19.35%) EMC
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya