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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 82 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.88% 3.45% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.24% 10.70% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 34
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,917
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,708 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £39,050
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
191 383 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.74% 32.21% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 182 358 316
Average salary £40,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.08% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 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
Bedford +1 2 £65,000 +100.00%
Luton -8 2 £21,000 -63.47%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Aerospace
5 7 (33.33%) CAD
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (33.33%) VBA
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) SCCM
9 3 (14.29%) MS Access

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS Project
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 7 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Danish Language
2 2 (9.52%) French Language
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) CAD
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 7 (33.33%) VBA
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.76%) FalconStor