The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 41 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.51% 2.72% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 16.00% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £41,250 £18,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.02% -15.11%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,780 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -10.73%
Windows 7
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 50 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.24% 17.01% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 108
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
6 5 (35.71%) Time Management
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (28.57%) Change Control
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (28.57%) Network Management
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) CA
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya