The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 55 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.37% 2.89% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.35% 10.26% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 10
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,200 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 234 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.11% 28.16% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 266 210 388
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 13 £32,500 +44.44%
Gloucester -3 10 £22,250 -23.27% 1
Tewkesbury +5 1 £22,500 +12.50%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (58.93%) MS Office
5 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
7 21 (37.50%) Firewall
8 20 (35.71%) VPN
9 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
10 17 (30.36%) Windows 8
11 16 (28.57%) VMware
12 15 (26.79%) Windows XP
12 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (25.00%) ITIL
13 14 (25.00%) Linux
13 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (21.43%) Citrix
14 12 (21.43%) Internet
14 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
14 12 (21.43%) LAN
14 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (19.64%) Mobile Device Management
15 11 (19.64%) HP
16 10 (17.86%) WAN
16 10 (17.86%) Cisco
17 9 (16.07%) Office 365
18 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (14.29%) Degree

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (58.93%) MS Office
2 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) VPN
3 12 (21.43%) LAN
3 12 (21.43%) Internet
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 6 (10.71%) DNS
5 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.93%) DHCP
7 3 (5.36%) SAN
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.57%) MPLS
8 2 (3.57%) BGP
8 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) French Language
2 6 (10.71%) German Language
2 6 (10.71%) Italian Language
2 6 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) IT Support
2 16 (28.57%) Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Support Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Graduate
7 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Technician
7 5 (8.93%) Support Technician
8 4 (7.14%) IT Graduate
8 4 (7.14%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) IT Support Technician
10 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 6 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) EPoS
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (30.36%) Windows 8
4 15 (26.79%) Windows XP
5 14 (25.00%) Linux
5 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 12 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (19.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 5 (8.93%) Service Management
6 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (5.36%) CRM
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.57%) Network Management
8 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.79%) System Testing
9 1 (1.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
2 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.29%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) HND
4 5 (8.93%) MCSE
5 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.36%) MCTS
6 2 (3.57%) CCNA
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 12 (21.43%) Citrix
4 11 (19.64%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) Nokia
6 2 (3.57%) Sage
6 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.79%) Mitel
7 1 (1.79%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds