Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 97 63
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 42 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.39% 1.44% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.22% 5.59% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 32
Somerset median annual salary £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% -8.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £20,900 £19,000 £17,750
90th Percentile £39,750 £37,775 £49,338
South West median annual salary £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% +12.00%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 276 322 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.26% 25.76% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 217 293 358
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +14.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +3 32 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Taunton +21 5 £22,000 -26.67% 2
Clevedon - 3 £21,500 -
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
6 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 22 (52.38%) VMware
7 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
8 19 (45.24%) Firewall
9 18 (42.86%) Skype for Business
10 17 (40.48%) Windows 10
11 16 (38.10%) DHCP
11 16 (38.10%) DNS
12 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (33.33%) Veeam
13 14 (33.33%) Degree
14 12 (28.57%) SQL
14 12 (28.57%) Skype
14 12 (28.57%) Office 365
14 12 (28.57%) VLAN
14 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (26.19%) Legal
16 9 (21.43%) Finance
16 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
16 9 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
17 8 (19.05%) ISTQB

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 18 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 19 (45.24%) Firewall
3 16 (38.10%) DHCP
3 16 (38.10%) DNS
4 12 (28.57%) Skype
4 12 (28.57%) VLAN
5 5 (11.90%) WAN
6 4 (9.52%) Wireless
7 3 (7.14%) SAN
7 3 (7.14%) VPN
8 2 (4.76%) LAN
8 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 2 (4.76%) WLAN
9 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
General
1 11 (26.19%) Legal
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 6 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) IT Support
2 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) IT Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) QA Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Software QA Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Test Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (14.29%) IT Technician
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) LAMP
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 17 (40.48%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
1 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
1 8 (19.05%) Load Testing
1 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
1 8 (19.05%) SDLC
1 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
1 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
2 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (14.29%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 6 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Information Security
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
1 22 (52.38%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (7.14%) Apple
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec