The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 15 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.44% 17.86% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 71.43% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -17.18%
Windows 7
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 22.22% 25.00% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (50.00%) ScanSafe