The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 74 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 29 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.45% 2.37% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.55% 7.97% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 3
Average salary £26,000 £24,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,300 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
384 276 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.43% 29.74% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 319 230 240
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 15 £23,000 -22.68%
Cirencester +7 3 £27,425 +1.57%
Gloucester +6 3 £45,000 +83.67% 1
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (43.75%) MS Office
5 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 13 (27.08%) ITIL
7 13 (27.08%) Citrix
8 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.75%) SQL
9 9 (18.75%) XenApp
9 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.67%) DNS
10 8 (16.67%) Firewall
10 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
11 7 (14.58%) Linux
11 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.58%) DHCP
11 7 (14.58%) SLA
11 7 (14.58%) Apple
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) VMware
12 6 (12.50%) C#
12 6 (12.50%) .NET
12 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.50%) LAN
12 6 (12.50%) Adobe
12 6 (12.50%) Mac OS X
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (43.75%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) DNS
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) DHCP
3 6 (12.50%) LAN
4 5 (10.42%) MPLS
5 4 (8.33%) SAN
5 4 (8.33%) WAN
6 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.25%) NAS
6 3 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.17%) BGP
7 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.17%) Network Security
7 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) PBX
8 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Support Technician
3 7 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) PC Support
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) PC Support Technician
7 3 (6.25%) Lead Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) Ajax
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) WCF
3 2 (4.17%) jQuery
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 7 (14.58%) Linux
6 6 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.25%) AIX
7 3 (6.25%) Solaris
8 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.17%) MVC
4 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.17%) Coaching
4 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) OO
5 1 (2.08%) ERP
5 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) CCENT
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) OpenView
2 3 (6.25%) Unicenter
3 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Citrix
3 7 (14.58%) Apple
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Adobe
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) BMC
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.17%) Nokia
7 2 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Kaspersky
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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