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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.94% 0.39% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 2.22% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 23
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £18,708
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,750 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
210 180 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.20% 17.77% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 186 168 284
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 - 3 £26,000 - 2
Luton - 1 £32,500 - 2
Shefford - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
5 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) Office 365
7 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
8 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 6 (26.09%) WAN
9 6 (26.09%) Dell
9 6 (26.09%) Firewall
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Juniper
9 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
9 6 (26.09%) FortiGate
9 6 (26.09%) SCCM
9 6 (26.09%) WSUS
10 5 (21.74%) VPLS
10 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) VPLS
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 4 (17.39%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) Junos
5 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PowerBuilder
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (26.09%) Server Support
2 6 (26.09%) Server Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server Support
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Server Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Unix
8 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
3 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) MCDST
4 2 (8.70%) VCP5
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) FortiGate
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
1 6 (26.09%) WSUS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (8.70%) SCDPM
2 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Dell
3 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
3 6 (26.09%) Juniper
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) AppSense
6 3 (13.04%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Adobe
7 2 (8.70%) Northgate
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) Avaya
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago