The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.00% 2.27% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 6.25% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 9
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £19,950 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £23,700 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 208 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.08% 36.30% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 126 179 192
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Somerset

Windows 7
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 3 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Taunton +7 2 - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) Windows 8
5 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) VPN
7 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
8 6 (23.08%) DHCP
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Revenue Management
9 5 (19.23%) Games
9 5 (19.23%) MS Office
10 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
10 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) LAN
11 3 (11.54%) VoIP
11 3 (11.54%) SLA
12 2 (7.69%) Cisco
12 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
12 2 (7.69%) WLAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) assyst
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) VPN
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) WLAN
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.85%) FTP
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) IT Support
2 5 (19.23%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Revenue Management
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITSM
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Sage
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe