The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 119 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 64 78 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.68% 2.11% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.96% 8.59% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 48
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
804 908 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.09% 24.61% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 636 768 808
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +2 23 £22,500 -16.66% 8
Nottinghamshire -23 20 £26,750 -26.20%
Leicestershire +16 11 £25,500 +13.33% 3
Derbyshire -13 8 £20,750 -29.05% 1
Lincolnshire 0 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (57.25%) Active Directory
3 64 (48.85%) Microsoft
4 61 (46.56%) Windows 8
5 45 (34.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (29.01%) MS Excel
6 38 (29.01%) SQL
7 33 (25.19%) MS Office
8 31 (23.66%) ITIL
9 30 (22.90%) SQL Server
10 28 (21.37%) MS Exchange
11 25 (19.08%) DHCP
11 25 (19.08%) DNS
12 22 (16.79%) SharePoint
13 21 (16.03%) Service Delivery
13 21 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (15.27%) Software Testing
15 19 (14.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (14.50%) LAN
15 19 (14.50%) TCP/IP
16 18 (13.74%) WAN
16 18 (13.74%) Windows XP
16 18 (13.74%) VMware
16 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (12.98%) SCCM
18 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 28 (21.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.79%) SharePoint
3 21 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.11%) IIS
6 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 38 (29.01%) MS Excel
2 33 (25.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.08%) DHCP
1 25 (19.08%) DNS
2 19 (14.50%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.50%) LAN
3 18 (13.74%) WAN
4 11 (8.40%) Firewall
5 9 (6.87%) Internet
6 7 (5.34%) SAN
7 6 (4.58%) VPN
8 5 (3.82%) VoIP
8 5 (3.82%) Wireless
9 2 (1.53%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.53%) VLAN
9 2 (1.53%) LDAP
9 2 (1.53%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.76%) WLAN
10 1 (0.76%) PBX
10 1 (0.76%) Network Security
10 1 (0.76%) Softswitch
10 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.76%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) DB2
4 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.53%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (3.05%) Back Office
2 3 (2.29%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Law
2 3 (2.29%) Retail
2 3 (2.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (62.60%) Analyst
2 38 (29.01%) Support Analyst
3 23 (17.56%) IT Support
4 17 (12.98%) Test Analyst
5 15 (11.45%) Configuration Analyst
6 14 (10.69%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (9.92%) Support Engineer
8 12 (9.16%) Applications Support
8 12 (9.16%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (6.87%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) Software Support Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Desktop Support
11 7 (5.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Agile Test Analyst
12 6 (4.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 6 (4.58%) Help Desk Support
12 6 (4.58%) IT Support Specialist
12 6 (4.58%) Support Specialist
12 6 (4.58%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.82%) .NET
3 4 (3.05%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) COM
5 1 (0.76%) COM+
5 1 (0.76%) DCOM
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) EPoS
2 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.29%) Clustering
3 3 (2.29%) iPhone
4 2 (1.53%) Kindle
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.76%) AS400
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (46.56%) Windows 8
3 45 (34.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (13.74%) Windows XP
6 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (9.16%) Linux
8 6 (4.58%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.58%) UNIX
9 3 (2.29%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) ITIL
2 21 (16.03%) Service Delivery
3 20 (15.27%) Software Testing
4 19 (14.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.34%) Test Management
8 6 (4.58%) Project Management
9 4 (3.05%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.29%) Time Management
10 3 (2.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.29%) CRM
10 3 (2.29%) ERP
11 2 (1.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.53%) Validation
11 2 (1.53%) Scrum
11 2 (1.53%) Business Continuity
11 2 (1.53%) Test Scripting
11 2 (1.53%) System Testing
11 2 (1.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.01%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) C#
2 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
2 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.53%) VB
3 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.76%) VBA
4 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.76%) VBScript
4 1 (0.76%) PHP
4 1 (0.76%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.92%) Degree
3 10 (7.63%) MCTS
3 10 (7.63%) MCP
4 9 (6.87%) MCSE
5 7 (5.34%) A+ Certification
5 7 (5.34%) MCITP
6 6 (4.58%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (3.82%) MCSA
7 5 (3.82%) CCNA
7 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.76%) CISSP
9 1 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.76%) HND
9 1 (0.76%) CEH
9 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (57.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.40%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.05%) XenApp
4 4 (3.05%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.53%) SCOM
2 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.76%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.76%) DameWare
3 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (48.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.74%) VMware
3 8 (6.11%) Cisco
4 7 (5.34%) Citrix
5 5 (3.82%) HP
6 4 (3.05%) Apple
7 2 (1.53%) CA
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
7 2 (1.53%) Adobe
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle
7 2 (1.53%) Siebel
7 2 (1.53%) AppSense
7 2 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.53%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.53%) Veeam
8 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Dell
8 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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