Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 100 85
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.67% 1.17% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.91% 5.07% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 17
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £25,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +17.44% -12.24%
10th Percentile £21,175 £18,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £43,375
South West median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -7.27% - +14.58%

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 275 296 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.51% 23.13% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 218 255 363
Somerset median annual salary £35,595 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.08% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,550 £21,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £58,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +10 25 £25,000 +7.53%
Taunton +7 2 £22,500 +18.42% 2
Yeovil -3 1 £40,000 +100.00% 2
Clevedon - 1 £22,500 -
Street - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
6 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (33.33%) Firewall
9 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 9 (30.00%) VMware
10 9 (30.00%) DNS
10 9 (30.00%) DHCP
11 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (26.67%) Web Services
11 8 (26.67%) VBScript
11 8 (26.67%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (26.67%) SDLC
11 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
11 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
11 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 8 (26.67%) QA
11 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
11 8 (26.67%) Load Testing
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 7 (23.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (30.00%) DHCP
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) VLAN
4 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 6 (20.00%) SAN
4 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 6 (20.00%) WLAN
5 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (16.67%) VoIP
5 5 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (13.33%) Skype
7 1 (3.33%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Law
3 4 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) QA Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) QA Test Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Software QA Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) IT Support
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Support
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) LAMP
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Decision-Making
1 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
1 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 8 (26.67%) Load Testing
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
1 8 (26.67%) SDLC
1 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
1 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (13.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 4 (13.33%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Development
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
1 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 5 (16.67%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.33%) HP