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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 66 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 33 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.99% 2.19% 6.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.22% 6.67% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 64
Average salary £29,000 £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 £41,200 £50,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -5.83%
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
294 360 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.65% 32.85% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 242 313 317
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Colchester -3 8 £24,250 -3.00% 2
Basildon - 5 £30,000 -
Harlow - 4 £42,250 -
Chelmsford 0 3 £29,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 - 1
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 30 (43.48%) MS Office
5 28 (40.58%) MS Exchange
6 24 (34.78%) ITIL
6 24 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (26.09%) MCSE
9 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (24.64%) Citrix
11 16 (23.19%) Cisco
12 15 (21.74%) MCITP
13 14 (20.29%) Firewall
14 13 (18.84%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (18.84%) Windows XP
15 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (17.39%) SCCM
15 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (15.94%) Windows 8
16 11 (15.94%) MCP
16 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
17 10 (14.49%) Migration
17 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
18 9 (13.04%) Office 365
18 9 (13.04%) VMware
18 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
19 8 (11.59%) VBScript

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (40.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.45%) OpenROAD
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (43.48%) MS Office
2 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.25%) DHCP
2 5 (7.25%) DNS
3 4 (5.80%) VPN
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.90%) Network Security
5 2 (2.90%) Broadband
5 2 (2.90%) LAN
5 2 (2.90%) VoIP
6 1 (1.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.45%) FTP
6 1 (1.45%) HTTP
6 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.45%) NAS
6 1 (1.45%) Junos
6 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) DTS
3 1 (1.45%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.80%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) IT Support
5 8 (11.59%) Developer
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) ADSI
2 4 (5.80%) OpenGL
2 4 (5.80%) DirectX
2 4 (5.80%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.80%) CUDA
3 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.45%) Robotics
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.45%) iPhone
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.84%) Windows XP
5 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.94%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Vista
8 5 (7.25%) Linux
9 3 (4.35%) UNIX
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.49%) Migration
4 7 (10.14%) Information Assurance
4 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.25%) Image Processing
5 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.25%) ERP
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Document Management
7 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.90%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (1.45%) Change Control
9 1 (1.45%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.45%) Information Governance
9 1 (1.45%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.59%) VBScript
3 7 (10.14%) VB
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) C++
5 5 (7.25%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (26.09%) MCSE
3 15 (21.74%) MCITP
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (15.94%) MCP
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (8.70%) Degree
8 5 (7.25%) MCSA
9 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.45%) CCNP
11 1 (1.45%) CCNA
11 1 (1.45%) MOS
11 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (11.59%) XenDesktop
4 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.25%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.64%) Citrix
3 16 (23.19%) Cisco
4 9 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) Polycom
5 5 (7.25%) IPFX
6 4 (5.80%) SAP
7 3 (4.35%) Symantec
8 2 (2.90%) Avaya
8 2 (2.90%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.90%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) Pegasus
8 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.45%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.45%) Apple
9 1 (1.45%) Reuters
9 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle