The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.14% 1.47% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 2.84% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £18,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 141 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.43% 51.65% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 53 93 108
Average salary £35,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Gloucestershire

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) MCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) VMware