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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.67% 1.09% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 2.78% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £24,681 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.06% +17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £22,936 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £26,426 £28,650
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
77 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.08% 39.13% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 65 65
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,350 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) Wyse
5 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (37.50%) iPhone
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Android
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) VoIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) Wyse
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Panasonic