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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 61 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 39 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.11% 3.60% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.70% 11.95% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 29
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £18,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
307 318 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.44% 30.14% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 229 276 215
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Colchester +6 14 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Harlow 0 7 £25,000 - 1
Chelmsford -5 5 £21,250 +14.86%
Brentwood -17 2 £50,000 +94.17% 1
Dunmow - 1 £28,750 -
Hockley - 1 £18,500 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 49 (56.32%) Active Directory
4 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (34.48%) Citrix
5 30 (34.48%) MS Office
5 30 (34.48%) ITIL
6 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (32.18%) Windows 8
8 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
10 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
10 24 (27.59%) VMware
11 21 (24.14%) Firewall
11 21 (24.14%) Blackberry
12 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
13 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (20.69%) Cisco
14 17 (19.54%) HP
15 16 (18.39%) MCSE
15 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (17.24%) SCCM
16 15 (17.24%) Finance
17 14 (16.09%) Migration
18 13 (14.94%) Windows XP
18 13 (14.94%) Project Management
19 12 (13.79%) VPN
19 12 (13.79%) MCP
19 12 (13.79%) WSUS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (34.48%) MS Office
2 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.45%) Office 365
5 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.14%) Firewall
2 12 (13.79%) VPN
3 11 (12.64%) DNS
4 10 (11.49%) DHCP
5 9 (10.34%) SAN
6 7 (8.05%) VoIP
7 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.60%) Junos
8 4 (4.60%) VLAN
8 4 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.60%) Broadband
8 4 (4.60%) LAN
9 3 (3.45%) WAN
10 2 (2.30%) Internet
10 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.09%) Desktop Support
4 12 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.34%) IT Support
7 6 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Support Technician
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 4 (4.60%) IT Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) LAMP
2 1 (1.15%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.15%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.75%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Social Network
6 2 (2.30%) FMCG
6 2 (2.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.15%) CUDA
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (32.18%) Windows 8
5 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (14.94%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.05%) Linux
8 6 (6.90%) Android
9 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.15%) HPUX
11 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Migration
3 13 (14.94%) Project Management
4 9 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.20%) Document Management
6 7 (8.05%) ERP
7 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.60%) Pay per click
9 4 (4.60%) Network Design
9 4 (4.60%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (4.60%) Information Assurance
10 2 (2.30%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.30%) System Testing
10 2 (2.30%) Test Planning
10 2 (2.30%) Change Management
10 2 (2.30%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) SQL
1 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.90%) VBScript
3 5 (5.75%) VB
4 3 (3.45%) C
5 2 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) C++
6 1 (1.15%) Winbatch
6 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.39%) MCSE
3 12 (13.79%) MCP
4 10 (11.49%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (8.05%) MCITP
6 6 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.75%) CCNA
7 5 (5.75%) Degree
8 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.60%) MCSA
8 4 (4.60%) CCNP
8 4 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (56.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
3 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (8.05%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.45%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.30%) XenApp
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (17.24%) SCCM
2 12 (13.79%) WSUS
3 6 (6.90%) SCOM
4 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.30%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.30%) SCSM
5 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.15%) Nagios
6 1 (1.15%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.48%) Citrix
3 24 (27.59%) VMware
4 18 (20.69%) Cisco
5 17 (19.54%) HP
6 9 (10.34%) Dell
7 7 (8.05%) Apple
8 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.90%) Brocade
8 6 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (6.90%) SonicWALL
9 5 (5.75%) Symantec
9 5 (5.75%) Sage
10 4 (4.60%) Juniper
10 4 (4.60%) NETGEAR
11 3 (3.45%) Kaspersky
11 3 (3.45%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.30%) BT
12 2 (2.30%) Veeam
13 1 (1.15%) IPFX
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago