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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 65 61 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.39% 2.60% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.60% 10.40% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 7
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
303 202 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.20% 25.00% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 245 182 391
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -9 12 £29,250 +30.00% 3
Gloucester -10 6 £25,000 +31.57%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
3 34 (65.38%) MS Office
4 32 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
5 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
6 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 19 (36.54%) Firewall
8 18 (34.62%) Windows 8
9 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (28.85%) VPN
10 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
11 13 (25.00%) VMware
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (23.08%) Citrix
12 12 (23.08%) ITIL
13 11 (21.15%) HP
13 11 (21.15%) Cisco
13 11 (21.15%) Internet
14 10 (19.23%) LAN
14 10 (19.23%) Linux
14 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (17.31%) Office 365
15 9 (17.31%) SQL
16 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
16 8 (15.38%) WAN
16 8 (15.38%) SLA
16 8 (15.38%) Degree
16 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (65.38%) MS Office
2 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) VPN
3 11 (21.15%) Internet
4 10 (19.23%) LAN
5 8 (15.38%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) DNS
6 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.69%) DHCP
8 2 (3.85%) MPLS
8 2 (3.85%) BGP
8 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.85%) Network Security
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.92%) SAN
9 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
1 6 (11.54%) French Language
1 6 (11.54%) German Language
1 6 (11.54%) Italian Language
1 6 (11.54%) Spanish Language
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) IT Support
2 13 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Support Technician
5 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Graduate
6 6 (11.54%) Help Desk Technician
7 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (7.69%) IT Graduate
8 4 (7.69%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.85%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.69%) Firmware
2 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.77%) EPoS
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (34.62%) Windows 8
4 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
6 10 (19.23%) Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (13.46%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (11.54%) Time Management
5 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.92%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.92%) Change Management
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.92%) System Testing
7 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) VBA
2 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) HND
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (3.85%) CCNA
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.85%) MCTS
6 1 (1.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) VMware
3 12 (23.08%) Citrix
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco
4 11 (21.15%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Apple
6 2 (3.85%) Sage
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Symantec
6 2 (3.85%) Adobe
6 2 (3.85%) Juniper
6 2 (3.85%) Nokia
7 1 (1.92%) Mitel
7 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software
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Amsys
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Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £21000 to £23000 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum
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