The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 11 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.00% 17.39% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 28.57% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £23,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.00% 60.87% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 7
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
Lancashire

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Blackpool

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Director
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp