The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.62% 2.66% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.13% 11.11% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £19,500 £20,500 £17,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Windows 7
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.19% 23.94% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 68
Average salary £34,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,400 £40,000
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 Stockport

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Stockport

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) Wyse
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) CRM
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (22.22%) Internet

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Wyse
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix