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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 112 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 67 71 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.85% 2.08% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.43% 6.54% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 57
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,525 £15,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
902 1085 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.90% 31.84% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 770 959 794
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 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
Northamptonshire -16 29 £27,000 +20.00% 6
Nottinghamshire +11 21 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Derbyshire -7 6 £22,000 -13.72% 1
Leicestershire +1 5 £21,125 -47.18% 1
Lincolnshire +8 3 £22,500 +39.00% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 65 (44.22%) Active Directory
4 60 (40.82%) Windows XP
5 59 (40.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (37.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (32.65%) TCP/IP
9 46 (31.29%) ITIL
9 46 (31.29%) MS Office
10 45 (30.61%) MCSE
11 43 (29.25%) MS Excel
12 39 (26.53%) Windows 8
13 36 (24.49%) SLA
13 36 (24.49%) MCITP
14 34 (23.13%) DNS
14 34 (23.13%) MS Exchange
15 30 (20.41%) MCP
15 30 (20.41%) VMware
16 26 (17.69%) Windows Vista
17 25 (17.01%) DHCP
18 24 (16.33%) MCSA
19 23 (15.65%) VPN
19 23 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2007
20 22 (14.97%) SQL
21 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
22 20 (13.61%) WAN
23 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
24 17 (11.56%) MCTS
24 17 (11.56%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 34 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (11.56%) IIS
4 14 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.04%) CMS
9 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.68%) Lync
10 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (31.29%) MS Office
2 43 (29.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.04%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Maya
5 1 (0.68%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Office 365
2 3 (2.04%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.36%) IaaS
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (32.65%) TCP/IP
2 34 (23.13%) DNS
3 25 (17.01%) DHCP
4 23 (15.65%) VPN
5 20 (13.61%) WAN
6 13 (8.84%) LAN
7 11 (7.48%) Internet
8 9 (6.12%) VLAN
8 9 (6.12%) Firewall
9 8 (5.44%) SMTP
10 7 (4.76%) SSL
10 7 (4.76%) LDAP
10 7 (4.76%) VoIP
10 7 (4.76%) BGP
10 7 (4.76%) H.323
10 7 (4.76%) RTP
10 7 (4.76%) Wireshark
11 5 (3.40%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.40%) SAN
12 4 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (3.40%) MySQL
3 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) UniData
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.04%) Subversion
2 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.68%) TestPartner
General
1 16 (10.88%) Legal
2 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.76%) Finance
4 5 (3.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (35.37%) Analyst
2 25 (17.01%) Support Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (13.61%) Team Leader
5 19 (12.93%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 14 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Desktop Support
7 12 (8.16%) IT Support
8 10 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Consultant
10 7 (4.76%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Support Manager
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) .NET
1 7 (4.76%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.40%) LAMP
3 3 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.04%) CSS3
3 3 (2.04%) HTML5
3 3 (2.04%) XHTML
3 3 (2.04%) HTML
3 3 (2.04%) CSS
3 3 (2.04%) Ajax
3 3 (2.04%) jQuery
4 2 (1.36%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.36%) WPF
4 2 (1.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.68%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.40%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.04%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.04%) Smartcard
3 3 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.68%) CCTV
5 1 (0.68%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (40.82%) Windows XP
3 59 (40.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (26.53%) Windows 8
6 26 (17.69%) Windows Vista
7 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (9.52%) Linux
9 12 (8.16%) UNIX
10 3 (2.04%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.29%) ITIL
2 10 (6.80%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (4.08%) Time Management
5 5 (3.40%) Service Management
6 4 (2.72%) Software Engineering
6 4 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
6 4 (2.72%) Mentoring
6 4 (2.72%) Coaching
7 3 (2.04%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.04%) DNA
7 3 (2.04%) MVC
7 3 (2.04%) Project Management
7 3 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (2.04%) Web Development
7 3 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) VBScript
2 6 (4.08%) VB
3 3 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.04%) PHP
4 2 (1.36%) C
4 2 (1.36%) C#
4 2 (1.36%) COBOL
5 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (37.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (30.61%) MCSE
3 36 (24.49%) MCITP
4 30 (20.41%) MCP
5 24 (16.33%) MCSA
6 17 (11.56%) MCTS
7 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
8 15 (10.20%) SC Cleared
8 15 (10.20%) HND
9 14 (9.52%) CCNA
9 14 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (8.16%) Degree
11 7 (4.76%) CCNP
12 5 (3.40%) CCEE
12 5 (3.40%) CCA
12 5 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.04%) ISEB
14 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.49%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 65 (44.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.84%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.44%) XenApp
5 7 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.08%) vSphere
7 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.68%) GPFS
8 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) SCCM
2 11 (7.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (5.44%) WSUS
4 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.40%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.04%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.04%) SCSM
7 3 (2.04%) SCOM
7 3 (2.04%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.68%) DameWare
9 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 78 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.41%) VMware
3 14 (9.52%) Citrix
4 13 (8.84%) Cisco
5 11 (7.48%) Symantec
6 8 (5.44%) Avaya
7 6 (4.08%) Remedy
7 6 (4.08%) Sage
8 5 (3.40%) SAP
8 5 (3.40%) HP
8 5 (3.40%) AppSense
9 4 (2.72%) Altiris
9 4 (2.72%) Adobe
10 3 (2.04%) LexisNexis
10 3 (2.04%) Oracle
10 3 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.04%) Civica
10 3 (2.04%) Google
11 2 (1.36%) NetApp
11 2 (1.36%) Lotus
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