The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth - - 5.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Windows 7
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 20.59% 31.25% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Average salary £35,500 £18,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.22% -38.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £26,063
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £29,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Plymouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware