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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.66% 1.87% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.05% 6.51% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 27
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -10.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £37,725 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
227 292 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.60% 28.80% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 216 277 271
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 +10 6 £22,000 -56.00% 1
Bedford -5 1 £62,500 +86.56%
Shefford - 1 £33,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (53.49%) SAN
4 21 (48.84%) Firewall
4 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (46.51%) Cisco
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (41.86%) Internet
8 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.88%) CCNA
9 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (32.56%) MS Office
11 13 (30.23%) Degree
12 12 (27.91%) VMware ESX
12 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
12 12 (27.91%) Project Management
12 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
13 11 (25.58%) MCITP
14 10 (23.26%) Citrix
14 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
14 10 (23.26%) DNS
14 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
15 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (20.93%) VPN
15 9 (20.93%) Migration
16 8 (18.60%) ITIL
16 8 (18.60%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (11.63%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Office
2 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) SAN
2 21 (48.84%) Firewall
3 18 (41.86%) Internet
4 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (23.26%) DNS
6 9 (20.93%) VPN
7 8 (18.60%) LAN
7 8 (18.60%) WAN
8 7 (16.28%) DHCP
9 6 (13.95%) Network Security
10 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (6.98%) VLAN
11 3 (6.98%) HTTP
11 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
11 3 (6.98%) SSL
12 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
13 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (2.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
General
1 6 (13.95%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Support Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Network Support
4 10 (23.26%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
7 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Service Manager
8 4 (9.30%) Network Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Desktop Manager
9 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
1 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) SecurID
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.33%) Statistics
2 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Vista
5 6 (13.95%) UNIX
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Phone
6 5 (11.63%) Android
6 5 (11.63%) VMS
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
1 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
2 9 (20.93%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) CAD
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) Change Control
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.33%) Coaching
8 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
3 6 (13.95%) VBA
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (34.88%) CCNA
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (30.23%) Degree
4 11 (25.58%) MCITP
5 8 (18.60%) MCSE
6 6 (13.95%) CCNP
7 3 (6.98%) CCIP
7 3 (6.98%) MCP
7 3 (6.98%) CCSP
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) VMware ESX
4 7 (16.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (13.95%) XenApp
5 6 (13.95%) vSphere
5 6 (13.95%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.98%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.98%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (6.98%) UAG
7 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Backup Exec
1 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) Cisco
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Citrix
5 7 (16.28%) Oracle
6 5 (11.63%) Lotus
6 5 (11.63%) Symantec
6 5 (11.63%) McAfee
6 5 (11.63%) Clearswift
7 2 (4.65%) HP
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Wyse
8 1 (2.33%) CommVault
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