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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 64 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -39
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 31 29 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.82% 2.66% 8.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.92% 8.17% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 68
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,780 £50,000 £40,075
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
260 355 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.64% 32.60% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 210 305 311
Average salary £39,725 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
Basildon - 6 £31,250 -
Colchester -8 5 £24,250 -3.00% 3
Harlow - 4 £25,825 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 -
Chelmsford -1 1 £39,450 +38.42%
Brentwood -3 1 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
4 28 (41.18%) MS Office
5 27 (39.71%) MS Exchange
6 26 (38.24%) ITIL
7 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (30.88%) MS Excel
9 18 (26.47%) Citrix
10 17 (25.00%) Cisco
10 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (23.53%) MCSE
12 13 (19.12%) Windows XP
12 13 (19.12%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (19.12%) Firewall
12 13 (19.12%) MCITP
13 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (17.65%) SCCM
14 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (16.18%) Windows 8
14 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (14.71%) Migration
15 10 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
16 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
16 9 (13.24%) SLA
16 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
16 9 (13.24%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (39.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.94%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (41.18%) MS Office
2 21 (30.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) Broadband
4 2 (2.94%) LAN
4 2 (2.94%) VoIP
4 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 2 (2.94%) Network Security
5 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.47%) Junos
5 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.47%) VLAN
5 1 (1.47%) NAS
5 1 (1.47%) SAN
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
5 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.47%) HTTP
5 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 21 (30.88%) Support Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (14.71%) IT Support
5 8 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
11 2 (2.94%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) ADSI
2 3 (4.41%) OpenCL
2 3 (4.41%) OpenGL
2 3 (4.41%) DirectX
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) CUDA
5 2 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.47%) iPad
6 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.12%) Windows XP
4 11 (16.18%) Windows 8
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.35%) Linux
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
4 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
6 6 (8.82%) ERP
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.35%) Document Management
8 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.88%) Image Processing
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Coaching
9 3 (4.41%) Service Management
10 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Management
11 1 (1.47%) Software Deployment
11 1 (1.47%) Information Governance
11 1 (1.47%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (1.47%) Change Control
11 1 (1.47%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.76%) VBScript
3 7 (10.29%) VB
3 7 (10.29%) SQL
4 5 (7.35%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Winbatch
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.53%) MCSE
3 13 (19.12%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (19.12%) MCITP
4 8 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (11.76%) MCP
5 6 (8.82%) Degree
6 4 (5.88%) MCSA
7 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) CCNP
9 1 (1.47%) CCNA
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.47%) MOS
9 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
4 6 (8.82%) Terminal Services
5 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.47%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) Citrix
3 17 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 6 (8.82%) Polycom
5 6 (8.82%) IPFX
6 4 (5.88%) SAP
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Symantec
8 2 (2.94%) Pegasus
8 2 (2.94%) Dell
8 2 (2.94%) Avaya
9 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.47%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.47%) Juniper
9 1 (1.47%) McAfee
9 1 (1.47%) Apple
9 1 (1.47%) Reuters
9 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
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