The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 27 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.15% 3.08% 5.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 16.67% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £23,000 £23,680 £23,446
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% +0.99%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.90% 18.46% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 19
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,503 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Taunton

Windows 7
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft