The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 112 105 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 179 161 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.24% 2.35% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.36% 7.82% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 165 128 159
Average salary £26,000 £25,125 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2142 2058 2625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.82% 30.01% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1694 2196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows 7
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Hertfordshire -8 54 £28,250 +6.60% 5
Essex +5 53 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Cambridgeshire -11 44 £25,500 -8.92% 8
Bedfordshire -3 16 £32,500 -1.51%
Suffolk +9 11 £22,000 -11.51%
Norfolk -5 3 £37,500 +87.50%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 341 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (53.37%) Active Directory
3 180 (52.79%) Microsoft
4 125 (36.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 121 (35.48%) MS Office
6 95 (27.86%) MS Excel
6 95 (27.86%) Windows XP
7 90 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 84 (24.63%) MS Exchange
9 82 (24.05%) Windows 8
10 76 (22.29%) TCP/IP
11 73 (21.41%) Cisco
12 72 (21.11%) VMware
12 72 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 71 (20.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 66 (19.35%) Citrix
15 65 (19.06%) ITIL
16 57 (16.72%) Firewall
17 51 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 48 (14.08%) DNS
19 44 (12.90%) SQL Server
20 43 (12.61%) SQL
21 42 (12.32%) MCITP
22 41 (12.02%) DHCP
22 41 (12.02%) SAN
23 39 (11.44%) VPN
23 39 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2010
24 38 (11.14%) Degree
25 37 (10.85%) MCSE
25 37 (10.85%) MCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 84 (24.63%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (6.74%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.05%) IIS
9 5 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.47%) Lync
10 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.59%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.29%) GroupWise
Applications
1 121 (35.48%) MS Office
2 95 (27.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.17%) MS Project
4 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.57%) Office 365
2 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.59%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (22.29%) TCP/IP
2 57 (16.72%) Firewall
3 48 (14.08%) DNS
4 41 (12.02%) DHCP
4 41 (12.02%) SAN
5 39 (11.44%) VPN
6 33 (9.68%) LAN
7 32 (9.38%) WAN
8 25 (7.33%) Internet
9 23 (6.74%) VoIP
10 11 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (2.64%) VLAN
12 8 (2.35%) Broadband
13 7 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.76%) Network Security
14 6 (1.76%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.76%) HTTP
15 5 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (1.47%) Junos
16 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.17%) MySQL
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.59%) MS Access
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.29%) Firebird
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.59%) MSI
1 2 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 23 (6.74%) Finance
2 22 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.52%) Retail
4 10 (2.93%) Law
5 6 (1.76%) Advertising
5 6 (1.76%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.47%) Legal
7 4 (1.17%) Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.88%) Local Government
9 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 117 (34.31%) Analyst
2 78 (22.87%) Support Engineer
3 68 (19.94%) Support Analyst
4 59 (17.30%) IT Support
5 40 (11.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 35 (10.26%) Desktop Support
7 32 (9.38%) Service Analyst
7 32 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 25 (7.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 23 (6.74%) Help Desk Analyst
10 21 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
11 20 (5.87%) Network Engineer
12 19 (5.57%) Support Technician
13 18 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (5.28%) Network Support
14 15 (4.40%) IT Support Technician
14 15 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
15 14 (4.11%) Administrator
16 13 (3.81%) Desktop Engineer
16 13 (3.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.40%) .NET
2 9 (2.64%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.47%) HTML
4 4 (1.17%) LAMP
5 3 (0.88%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.88%) CSS
6 2 (0.59%) jQuery
6 2 (0.59%) CSS3
7 1 (0.29%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.29%) WAP
7 1 (0.29%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.29%) DirectX
7 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.21%) Blackberry
2 18 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.64%) iPhone
6 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.47%) Clustering
7 5 (1.47%) SecurID
7 5 (1.47%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.47%) iPad
7 5 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (0.88%) Open Source
8 3 (0.88%) Statistics
9 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.59%) Replication
9 2 (0.59%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.29%) CUDA
10 1 (0.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 341 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (36.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (27.86%) Windows XP
4 82 (24.05%) Windows 8
5 72 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (20.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 20 (5.87%) Linux
9 15 (4.40%) Android
9 15 (4.40%) UNIX
10 6 (1.76%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.47%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.47%) VMS
11 5 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.17%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.29%) HPUX
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.06%) ITIL
2 37 (10.85%) Project Management
3 29 (8.50%) Migration
4 25 (7.33%) Incident Management
5 22 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 14 (4.11%) Asset Management
6 14 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (4.11%) Mentoring
7 13 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.52%) ERP
9 9 (2.64%) OO
10 8 (2.35%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.05%) Document Management
11 7 (2.05%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (1.76%) Information Assurance
12 6 (1.76%) Software Engineering
12 6 (1.76%) CAD
12 6 (1.76%) Service Management
13 5 (1.47%) Mobile Device Management
14 4 (1.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.61%) SQL
2 25 (7.33%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.28%) VB
4 16 (4.69%) VBScript
5 11 (3.23%) C#
6 9 (2.64%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.76%) VBA
8 5 (1.47%) C++
9 4 (1.17%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.88%) C
10 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.59%) PHP
11 2 (0.59%) Python
11 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.59%) Winbatch
12 1 (0.29%) VB6
12 1 (0.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 90 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (12.32%) MCITP
3 38 (11.14%) Degree
4 37 (10.85%) MCP
4 37 (10.85%) MCSE
5 33 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (9.38%) CCNA
7 20 (5.87%) MCSA
8 19 (5.57%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (5.28%) SC Cleared
9 18 (5.28%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.23%) CCNP
11 10 (2.93%) MCTS
12 8 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.35%) MCDST
12 8 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.47%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.47%) MOS
14 3 (0.88%) CCIP
14 3 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 182 (53.37%) Active Directory
2 51 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.87%) VMware ESX
5 18 (5.28%) XenApp
5 18 (5.28%) XenDesktop
6 16 (4.69%) Terminal Services
7 15 (4.40%) vSphere
8 14 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.17%) Terminal Server
11 4 (1.17%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.88%) Firmware
12 3 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 32 (9.38%) SCCM
2 12 (3.52%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.35%) WSUS
4 6 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.76%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.76%) SCOrch
4 6 (1.76%) EdgeSight
5 5 (1.47%) SCOM
6 4 (1.17%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (1.17%) ZENworks
7 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.59%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.59%) SCSM
9 1 (0.29%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 180 (52.79%) Microsoft
2 73 (21.41%) Cisco
3 72 (21.11%) VMware
4 66 (19.35%) Citrix
5 34 (9.97%) HP
6 20 (5.87%) Dell
7 19 (5.57%) Symantec
8 17 (4.99%) Apple
9 10 (2.93%) Oracle
10 9 (2.64%) Veeam
11 8 (2.35%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.35%) Remedy
11 8 (2.35%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.05%) McAfee
12 7 (2.05%) Avaya
12 7 (2.05%) Lotus
13 6 (1.76%) Juniper
13 6 (1.76%) Fujitsu
13 6 (1.76%) AppSense
13 6 (1.76%) Polycom
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 29k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Hudson - London
Salary: £120 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago