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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 53 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.75% 2.76% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.99% 11.67% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 22
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,700 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
312 257 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.08% 23.66% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 221 216 205
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 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
Chelmsford +10 12 £23,500 +17.50%
Colchester +14 10 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Harlow - 9 £25,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £45,000 -
Brentwood -28 3 - -
Billericay - 1 £30,000 -
Loughton - 1 £22,500 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
4 30 (34.88%) MS Exchange
5 29 (33.72%) Citrix
6 27 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (30.23%) Windows 8
7 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (30.23%) ITIL
8 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (27.91%) MS Office
9 24 (27.91%) Cisco
10 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (23.26%) Firewall
12 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
13 18 (20.93%) Migration
13 18 (20.93%) Blackberry
14 17 (19.77%) MCSE
14 17 (19.77%) VMware
15 16 (18.60%) HP
15 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (17.44%) SCCM
17 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
17 14 (16.28%) Windows XP
17 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
18 13 (15.12%) Microsoft App-V
19 12 (13.95%) Finance
20 11 (12.79%) ERP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (34.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.33%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) MS Office
2 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.98%) Office 365
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) Firewall
2 10 (11.63%) VPN
3 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.14%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (8.14%) VoIP
5 6 (6.98%) Broadband
6 5 (5.81%) DNS
6 5 (5.81%) DHCP
6 5 (5.81%) Junos
6 5 (5.81%) VLAN
7 4 (4.65%) SAN
8 3 (3.49%) LAN
8 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.33%) WAN
10 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.16%) HTTP
10 1 (1.16%) NAS
10 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.98%) Advertising
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Analyst
2 24 (27.91%) Support Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Desktop Support
4 11 (12.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (12.79%) IT Support
5 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.30%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.81%) Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.49%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) LAMP
2 2 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.16%) DirectX
3 1 (1.16%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.16%) CUDA
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Windows 8
2 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (16.28%) Windows XP
6 10 (11.63%) Linux
7 6 (6.98%) Android
8 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.16%) UNIX
10 1 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) ITIL
2 18 (20.93%) Migration
3 11 (12.79%) ERP
4 10 (11.63%) Project Management
5 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.14%) Document Management
7 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.98%) Information Assurance
7 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.65%) Network Design
9 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.49%) Pay per click
11 2 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.33%) Image Processing
11 2 (2.33%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.33%) System Testing
11 2 (2.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.63%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) VBScript
4 7 (8.14%) VB
5 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.65%) C++
6 3 (3.49%) C
6 3 (3.49%) C#
7 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.33%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (19.77%) MCSE
3 10 (11.63%) MCP
4 9 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (10.47%) MCITP
5 8 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.98%) Degree
6 6 (6.98%) CCNA
7 5 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.81%) CCNP
8 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) MCSA
10 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.16%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (11.63%) XenDesktop
6 7 (8.14%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.65%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) SCCM
2 7 (8.14%) WSUS
3 3 (3.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.33%) SCSM
4 2 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.16%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 46 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 29 (33.72%) Citrix
3 24 (27.91%) Cisco
4 17 (19.77%) VMware
5 16 (18.60%) HP
6 10 (11.63%) Dell
7 7 (8.14%) Symantec
7 7 (8.14%) Apple
8 6 (6.98%) Polycom
8 6 (6.98%) IPFX
9 5 (5.81%) NETGEAR
9 5 (5.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.81%) Brocade
9 5 (5.81%) Juniper
10 4 (4.65%) SAP
10 4 (4.65%) SonicWALL
10 4 (4.65%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (3.49%) Sage
12 2 (2.33%) Avaya
12 2 (2.33%) Veeam
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