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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.60% 3.01% 3.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.07% 20.93% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
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
56 43 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.18% 14.38% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) FMCG
8 2 (14.29%) Xen
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) XenApp
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 1 (7.14%) LAN
9 1 (7.14%) WAN
9 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Avaya
9 1 (7.14%) Telecoms

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Office
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Xen
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya