The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 72 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 44 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.31% 2.90% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 10.73% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 7
Average salary £35,000 £36,834 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.97% +22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,375 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
428 317 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.16% 27.07% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 401 283 209
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 31 £31,250 -21.87% 4
Dunstable +1 5 £37,500 +1.80%
Luton 0 5 £40,000 +53.11%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (72.13%) VMware
4 43 (70.49%) DNS
5 42 (68.85%) Firewall
6 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
7 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (57.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (55.74%) VPN
9 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
9 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (54.10%) MS Office
11 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
11 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
12 27 (44.26%) MCSE
12 27 (44.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (44.26%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (42.62%) SharePoint Server
13 26 (42.62%) Windows XP
14 25 (40.98%) Terminal Services
15 24 (39.34%) Internet
15 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
15 24 (39.34%) SSL
15 24 (39.34%) IIS
15 24 (39.34%) Windows Vista
16 21 (34.43%) Network Security
16 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
17 19 (31.15%) ISA Server
17 19 (31.15%) SAN
17 19 (31.15%) Forefront TMG

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
2 27 (44.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 27 (44.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (42.62%) SharePoint Server
4 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
4 24 (39.34%) IIS
5 10 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (16.39%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (3.28%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.28%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
2 33 (54.10%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (70.49%) DNS
2 42 (68.85%) Firewall
3 34 (55.74%) VPN
4 24 (39.34%) Internet
4 24 (39.34%) SSL
5 21 (34.43%) Network Security
5 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
6 19 (31.15%) SAN
7 18 (29.51%) DHCP
8 16 (26.23%) VLAN
9 15 (24.59%) HTTP
9 15 (24.59%) HTTPS
10 14 (22.95%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (19.67%) LAN
11 12 (19.67%) WAN
12 11 (18.03%) VRRP
13 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Support Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (21.31%) Network Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Network Support
5 10 (16.39%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) PC Support
5 10 (16.39%) Network Support Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) PC Support Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) PC Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Blackberry
2 10 (16.39%) SecurID
3 9 (14.75%) Firmware
3 9 (14.75%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (57.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (42.62%) Windows XP
5 24 (39.34%) Windows Vista
6 17 (27.87%) Android
7 10 (16.39%) Windows Phone 8
7 10 (16.39%) Windows Phone
7 10 (16.39%) VMS
8 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.64%) UNIX
9 1 (1.64%) Solaris
9 1 (1.64%) Linux
9 1 (1.64%) CentOS
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Change Control
3 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (6.56%) Migration
5 3 (4.92%) B2B
5 3 (4.92%) B2C
5 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (44.26%) MCSE
3 18 (29.51%) MCP
4 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (24.59%) CCSP
4 15 (24.59%) CCNP
4 15 (24.59%) CCIP
4 15 (24.59%) CCNA
5 13 (21.31%) MCSA
6 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.28%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) RHCE
8 1 (1.64%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (55.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (40.98%) Terminal Services
3 19 (31.15%) ISA Server
3 19 (31.15%) Forefront TMG
3 19 (31.15%) UAG
4 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
5 11 (18.03%) XenApp
6 10 (16.39%) XenServer
6 10 (16.39%) vSphere
6 10 (16.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (16.39%) Backup Exec
2 9 (14.75%) WSUS
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) VMware
2 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
3 17 (27.87%) Citrix
4 15 (24.59%) Cisco
5 10 (16.39%) Clearswift
5 10 (16.39%) Lotus
5 10 (16.39%) Symantec
5 10 (16.39%) McAfee
6 9 (14.75%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.92%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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