The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.93% 11.48% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 36.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £33,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.79% 31.15% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 7
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -38.94%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
Bedfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) XenServer
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
1 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) CommVault
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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