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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 6.38% - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £17,750 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
18 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 19.15% 9.09% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 12
Average salary £17,500 £19,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -34.74%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (72.73%) MCP
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) MCSA
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) MCITP
7 3 (27.27%) MCDST
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
1 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
6 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCP
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) MCDST
3 3 (27.27%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix