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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 65 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 33 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.72% 2.59% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.65% 8.80% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 11
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
310 250 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.91% 29.41% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 261 224 365
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
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 11 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 11 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 14 £32,500 +44.44%
Gloucester 0 11 £22,000 -2.22%
Tewkesbury +7 1 £22,500 +12.50%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 39 (67.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (58.62%) MS Office
5 30 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 21 (36.21%) VPN
8 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
8 20 (34.48%) Firewall
9 18 (31.03%) VMware
10 17 (29.31%) Windows 8
10 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
11 15 (25.86%) ITIL
11 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (22.41%) Internet
13 13 (22.41%) Linux
14 12 (20.69%) LAN
14 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
14 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (18.97%) Mobile Device Management
15 11 (18.97%) WAN
15 11 (18.97%) HP
15 11 (18.97%) Citrix
16 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (15.52%) Office 365
17 9 (15.52%) Cisco
18 8 (13.79%) SQL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 34 (58.62%) MS Office
2 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) VPN
2 20 (34.48%) Firewall
3 13 (22.41%) Internet
4 12 (20.69%) LAN
5 11 (18.97%) WAN
6 6 (10.34%) DNS
6 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.62%) DHCP
8 4 (6.90%) SAN
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.72%) VoIP
9 1 (1.72%) MPLS
9 1 (1.72%) BGP
9 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
General
1 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) French Language
2 6 (10.34%) German Language
2 6 (10.34%) Italian Language
2 6 (10.34%) Spanish Language
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) IT Support
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Support Analyst
4 12 (20.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Graduate
6 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Support Technician
7 5 (8.62%) Help Desk Technician
8 4 (6.90%) IT Graduate
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) IT Support Technician
10 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Digital Media
2 6 (10.34%) Firmware
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (29.31%) Windows 8
3 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
4 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (22.41%) Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
2 12 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (18.97%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (12.07%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) Time Management
6 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.90%) Change Management
7 4 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.17%) Network Management
8 3 (5.17%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.72%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.72%) ERP
9 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.72%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VBA
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) HND
4 5 (8.62%) MCSE
5 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.17%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) HP
3 11 (18.97%) Citrix
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) Sage
5 2 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
6 1 (1.72%) Nokia
6 1 (1.72%) Mitel
6 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds