The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South West / Somerset
Rank 72 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.93% 0.95% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.32% 3.24% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Median salary £22,500 £16,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -32.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,800 £29,400
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,575
% change year-on-year - +3.48%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 139 185 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 21.65% 29.41% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 130 176 123
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Somerset

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Somerset

Windows 7
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -2 4 £22,500 +36.36%
Bath - 4 £23,250 - 1
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) Office 365
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) Veeam
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (22.22%) Advertising
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
8 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
8 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (22.22%) WSUS
8 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (22.22%) VLAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (11.11%) HP
Bath, Avon
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