The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 22 28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 0.93% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.88% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.27% 15.74% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 36
Average salary £30,229 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.95% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Durham

Windows 7
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) VMware