The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 77 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.63% 2.14% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.66% 8.06% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 23
Average salary £23,500 £25,625 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.29% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,300 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £36,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Windows 7
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 310 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.34% 26.50% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 215 270 252
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +17 16 £23,500 +6.81% 1
Bedford -2 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) MS Office
5 10 (35.71%) Office 365
6 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (21.43%) UNIX
9 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) SLA
9 6 (21.43%) Android
9 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
9 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
10 5 (17.86%) VMware
10 5 (17.86%) C
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 4 (14.29%) C#
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 4 (14.29%) VBA
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
11 4 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (14.29%) Remedy
11 4 (14.29%) CAD

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Office
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) SMTP
2 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) MS Access
General
1 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Danish Language
3 2 (7.14%) French Language
3 2 (7.14%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Technician
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Technician
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (35.71%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (21.43%) Android
4 6 (21.43%) UNIX
4 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (14.29%) CAD
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.57%) Server Patching
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 4 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 4 (14.29%) VBA
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Altiris
4 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.57%) FalconStor
4 1 (3.57%) CommVault
4 1 (3.57%) HP
Sandy Biggleswade
Questor Resourcing
Salary: circa £25k upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago