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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.61% 0.57% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 1.39% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £20,500 £18,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -5.00%
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
35 72 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 21.08% 41.38% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 84
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) iPhone
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) RHEV
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Panasonic