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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 36 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.72% 1.15% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.48% 2.94% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £19,000 £24,681 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.01% +45.18%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,009
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.20%
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
67 68 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 38.51% 39.08% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 83
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,800 £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 24 October 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Android
4 4 (57.14%) iPhone
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) MCP
7 1 (14.29%) MCSA
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
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%) Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Panasonic