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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 45 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.87% 1.08% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% 5.26% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
61 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.73% 20.58% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 55
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £26,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (62.50%) Change Control
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Wireless
5 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (50.00%) HP Storage
5 4 (50.00%) Network Management
5 4 (50.00%) LAN
5 4 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) ARCserve
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) CA
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) assyst

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix