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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 70 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.57% 1.19% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.63% 4.82% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Median salary £35,000 £24,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.32% +21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,500 £14,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £28,875 £28,100
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 166 166 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.75% 24.74% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 130 139 186
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,800 £50,750
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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Somerset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 June 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
Bath -9 8 £35,000 +48.93%
Taunton -1 2 £28,500 -9.52%
Clevedon - 1 £22,500 -
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows 10
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Office 365
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) Veeam
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) VLAN
9 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 3 (17.65%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
9 3 (17.65%) SCCM

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) VLAN
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) Skype
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
5 3 (17.65%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Software QA Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Software Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Tester
6 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) QA Manual Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows 10
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
8 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (5.88%) Android
9 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
2 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
2 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.88%) Postfix
5 1 (5.88%) Squid
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas