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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 46 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 48 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.81% 3.07% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.11% 11.89% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 23
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,100 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £32,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
298 244 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.63% 25.79% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 210 210 179
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +13 14 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Chelmsford +1 9 £23,500 +17.50%
Harlow - 7 £25,000 -
Brentwood -25 3 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
Billericay - 1 £30,000 -
Dunmow - 1 £28,750 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
3 44 (49.44%) Active Directory
4 31 (34.83%) Citrix
5 30 (33.71%) MS Exchange
5 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (32.58%) ITIL
7 28 (31.46%) MS Office
7 28 (31.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (31.46%) Windows 8
8 27 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (26.97%) Cisco
10 23 (25.84%) Firewall
11 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
12 21 (23.60%) Blackberry
13 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (20.22%) HP
14 18 (20.22%) Migration
14 18 (20.22%) VMware
14 18 (20.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (19.10%) Hyper-V
15 17 (19.10%) MCSE
16 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (16.85%) SCCM
17 15 (16.85%) Finance
18 13 (14.61%) Microsoft App-V
18 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
18 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
18 13 (14.61%) PowerShell
19 12 (13.48%) MCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (33.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (20.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.25%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (31.46%) MS Office
2 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Office 365
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) Firewall
2 12 (13.48%) VPN
3 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.87%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (6.74%) DNS
4 6 (6.74%) DHCP
4 6 (6.74%) Broadband
4 6 (6.74%) VoIP
5 5 (5.62%) Junos
5 5 (5.62%) VLAN
6 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.49%) LAN
6 4 (4.49%) SAN
7 3 (3.37%) WAN
8 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Advertising
4 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Analyst
2 25 (28.09%) Support Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Desktop Support
4 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (12.36%) IT Support
5 8 (8.99%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.87%) Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 4 (4.49%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) IT Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.49%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.49%) Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) LAMP
2 1 (1.12%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.12%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.62%) Clustering
3 5 (5.62%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.62%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.12%) CUDA
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (31.46%) Windows 8
4 27 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
7 9 (10.11%) Linux
8 6 (6.74%) Android
9 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.25%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) ITIL
2 18 (20.22%) Migration
3 12 (13.48%) Project Management
4 11 (12.36%) ERP
5 10 (11.24%) Document Management
6 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.11%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.74%) Information Assurance
8 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.49%) Pay per click
9 4 (4.49%) Network Design
9 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.25%) MOF
10 2 (2.25%) Service Management
10 2 (2.25%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.25%) Test Planning
10 2 (2.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.24%) SQL
3 9 (10.11%) VBScript
4 7 (7.87%) VB
5 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) C
6 2 (2.25%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) C++
6 2 (2.25%) Winbatch
7 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (19.10%) MCSE
3 12 (13.48%) MCP
3 12 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (10.11%) MCITP
5 8 (8.99%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.74%) CCNA
7 5 (5.62%) Degree
7 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.62%) CCNP
8 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (49.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.10%) Hyper-V
3 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (14.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (11.24%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.74%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.37%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) SCCM
2 9 (10.11%) WSUS
3 3 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.25%) SCOM
4 2 (2.25%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.25%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.25%) SCSM
4 2 (2.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.12%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.83%) Citrix
3 24 (26.97%) Cisco
4 18 (20.22%) HP
4 18 (20.22%) VMware
5 10 (11.24%) Dell
6 7 (7.87%) Apple
6 7 (7.87%) Symantec
7 6 (6.74%) Brocade
7 6 (6.74%) SonicWALL
7 6 (6.74%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.62%) IPFX
8 5 (5.62%) Polycom
8 5 (5.62%) NETGEAR
8 5 (5.62%) Sage
8 5 (5.62%) Juniper
9 3 (3.37%) SAP
10 2 (2.25%) Avaya
10 2 (2.25%) Veeam
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