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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.56% 3.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 11.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
43 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.13% 28.29% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 29
Average salary £31,250 £26,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -28.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Belfast

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) MOM
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) NetWare
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Novell