The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 19 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 1.72% 6.06% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 66.67% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £22,000 £32,250 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.78% -5.83%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
Windows 7
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.41% 9.09% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Dunstable

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) AppSense
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) CommVault
4 2 (40.00%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) WSUS
4 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) VB
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle