The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 14 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.08% 1.85% 5.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 10.00% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,125 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -15.87%
Windows 7
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 30 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 30.51% 18.52% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 51
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Belfast region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Belfast

Windows 7
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Acronis
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) Acronis
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago