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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.28% 2.00% 3.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 17.14% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £36,875 £15,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+145.83% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £15,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
68 35 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.37% 11.67% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 105
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,076 £15,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,500 £49,750
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 24 April 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) Time Management
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (25.00%) Network Management
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) CA
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) HP
1 4 (25.00%) CA
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya