The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 76 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.12% 2.53% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.59% 7.83% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 24
Average salary £30,000 £21,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -33.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 460 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.72% 32.33% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 233 380 253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £55,000
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 Essex

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Essex

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows 7
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Brentwood -6 7 £30,000 +11.11%
Colchester 0 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Chelmsford -3 4 £22,000 +18.91%
Southend-on-Sea -6 2 £23,000 -
Basildon +1 1 - -
Hockley - 1 £18,500 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (61.04%) Active Directory
3 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 30 (38.96%) MS Office
4 30 (38.96%) Windows 8
5 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (37.66%) VMware
6 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
6 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (32.47%) Citrix
8 23 (29.87%) ITIL
8 23 (29.87%) Firewall
9 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (23.38%) DNS
12 18 (23.38%) Cisco
13 17 (22.08%) Blackberry
14 15 (19.48%) Project Management
14 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (18.18%) WSUS
15 14 (18.18%) HP
16 13 (16.88%) DHCP
16 13 (16.88%) Finance
17 12 (15.58%) VPN
17 12 (15.58%) SQL
17 12 (15.58%) SAN
18 11 (14.29%) MCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (38.96%) MS Office
2 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Office 365
3 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) Firewall
2 18 (23.38%) DNS
3 13 (16.88%) DHCP
4 12 (15.58%) VPN
4 12 (15.58%) SAN
5 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 10 (12.99%) VoIP
7 5 (6.49%) SNMP
8 4 (5.19%) LAN
8 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.90%) VLAN
9 3 (3.90%) Junos
9 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.90%) Broadband
9 3 (3.90%) WAN
10 2 (2.60%) Internet
11 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Games
4 3 (3.90%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Analyst
2 14 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 14 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (15.58%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 7 (9.09%) IT Support
7 6 (7.79%) Support Technician
8 5 (6.49%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) IT Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Support Analyst
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) LAMP
2 5 (6.49%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.30%) DirectX
3 1 (1.30%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.39%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.19%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Social Network
5 2 (2.60%) FMCG
5 2 (2.60%) Human Factors
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) iPhone
6 1 (1.30%) CUDA
6 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows 8
3 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (14.29%) Linux
6 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
7 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.49%) Android
8 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Project Management
3 8 (10.39%) Migration
4 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.79%) ERP
5 6 (7.79%) Document Management
6 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (5.19%) Network Design
7 4 (5.19%) Pay per click
8 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.90%) Service Management
8 3 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.60%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.60%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.60%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) Winbatch
3 1 (1.30%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) C++
3 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) MCP
3 10 (12.99%) MCSE
4 8 (10.39%) MCSA
5 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.19%) Degree
6 4 (5.19%) CCNA
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.90%) CCNP
8 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) JSP 440
System Software
1 47 (61.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.39%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.60%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) WSUS
2 9 (11.69%) SCCM
3 6 (7.79%) SCOM
3 6 (7.79%) Backup Exec
4 5 (6.49%) Nagios
5 3 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.30%) ZENworks
7 1 (1.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) VMware
3 25 (32.47%) Citrix
4 18 (23.38%) Cisco
5 14 (18.18%) HP
6 7 (9.09%) Dell
6 7 (9.09%) Apple
6 7 (9.09%) WatchGuard
7 6 (7.79%) SonicWALL
7 6 (7.79%) Brocade
7 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.79%) Symantec
7 6 (7.79%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (6.49%) Sophos
8 5 (6.49%) Sage
9 3 (3.90%) Juniper
9 3 (3.90%) NETGEAR
9 3 (3.90%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.60%) BT
11 1 (1.30%) Adobe
Colchester, Essex
Marel
Salary: Salary will depend on knowledge and experience
Posted: 2 days ago