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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.98% 2.78% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 9.09% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £18,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
30 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 34.88% 30.56% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 24
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £26,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,125 £34,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Durham region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £19,500 -
Windows 7
North East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) ATM
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) COBOL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) DB2
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) NCR
3 4 (50.00%) PL/1
3 4 (50.00%) EMV
3 4 (50.00%) JCL
3 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) BASE24
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 8583
3 4 (50.00%) Tandem
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Retail

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) ATM
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EMV
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (50.00%) Tandem
1 4 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) COBOL
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) PL/1
1 4 (50.00%) JCL
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) NCR
1 4 (50.00%) VocaLink
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix