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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 72 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 27 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.26% 1.16% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 4.17% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 14
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,250 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -5.00%
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
291 288 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.35% 27.80% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 246 267 277
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Bedford +1 11 £25,000 -47.36% 1
Dunstable -2 5 £33,500 +24.07%
Shefford - 3 - - 1
Luton -7 2 £32,250 +61.25%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (68.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (68.85%) Firewall
3 42 (68.85%) VMware
4 37 (60.66%) DNS
5 36 (59.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (55.74%) SAN
6 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
7 33 (54.10%) VPN
8 32 (52.46%) MCSE
9 27 (44.26%) MS Office
10 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
10 26 (42.62%) Citrix
11 23 (37.70%) DHCP
11 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (36.07%) XenApp
12 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
12 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
13 21 (34.43%) WAN
13 21 (34.43%) Android
14 20 (32.79%) LAN
14 20 (32.79%) Cisco
14 20 (32.79%) Internet
15 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (31.15%) CCNA
15 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
15 19 (31.15%) vSphere
15 19 (31.15%) Network Security
16 18 (29.51%) Citrix Presentation Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (29.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (29.51%) Lotus Domino
3 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (24.59%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
5 14 (22.95%) IIS
6 3 (4.92%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.92%) Lync
7 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
2 27 (44.26%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (68.85%) Firewall
2 37 (60.66%) DNS
3 34 (55.74%) SAN
4 33 (54.10%) VPN
5 23 (37.70%) DHCP
6 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
7 21 (34.43%) WAN
8 20 (32.79%) LAN
8 20 (32.79%) Internet
9 19 (31.15%) Network Security
10 18 (29.51%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (22.95%) HTTP
11 14 (22.95%) HTTPS
11 14 (22.95%) SSL
12 9 (14.75%) VLAN
13 3 (4.92%) VRRP
14 2 (3.28%) NAS
15 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
15 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Support Engineer
2 23 (37.70%) Network Engineer
3 22 (36.07%) Network Support
4 19 (31.15%) Network Support Engineer
5 17 (27.87%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (24.59%) PC Support
6 15 (24.59%) PC Support Engineer
6 15 (24.59%) PC Engineer
7 14 (22.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (13.11%) Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.56%) Operations Manager
9 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Administrator
10 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) SecurID
1 18 (29.51%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.92%) Firmware
2 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (59.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (34.43%) Android
5 18 (29.51%) Windows Phone 8
5 18 (29.51%) Windows Phone
5 18 (29.51%) Windows XP
5 18 (29.51%) VMS
6 14 (22.95%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.92%) UNIX
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.28%) Linux
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
1 8 (13.11%) Project Management
2 6 (9.84%) Migration
3 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.92%) B2B
4 3 (4.92%) B2C
4 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
4 3 (4.92%) Change Control
4 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.28%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.64%) CAD
6 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.64%) Data Management
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) VB
3 2 (3.28%) Python
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) C
3 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
3 2 (3.28%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (68.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (52.46%) MCSE
3 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (31.15%) CCNA
4 15 (24.59%) CCNP
4 15 (24.59%) MCP
5 13 (21.31%) CCSP
5 13 (21.31%) CCIP
6 8 (13.11%) MCSA
7 7 (11.48%) MCITP
8 6 (9.84%) Degree
9 2 (3.28%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.64%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.64%) CCA
10 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (36.07%) XenApp
3 19 (31.15%) vSphere
4 18 (29.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 16 (26.23%) Terminal Services
6 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
7 9 (14.75%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (14.75%) UAG
7 9 (14.75%) ISA Server
8 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
9 3 (4.92%) XenServer
9 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) McAfee ePO
1 18 (29.51%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.56%) WSUS
3 2 (3.28%) SCCM
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) VMware
2 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (42.62%) Citrix
3 20 (32.79%) Cisco
4 18 (29.51%) Symantec
4 18 (29.51%) McAfee
4 18 (29.51%) Clearswift
4 18 (29.51%) Lotus
5 4 (6.56%) HP
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) CommVault
6 3 (4.92%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.28%) AppSense
7 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) Wyse
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