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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 96 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% 2.90% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.85% 9.20% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 15
Average salary £24,750 £27,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £21,350 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £42,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
246 413 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.45% 31.50% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 344 314
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
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 1 July 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
Harlow -6 1 £20,000 -52.94%
Chelmsford -9 1 £21,500 -25.86%
Colchester -9 1 - - 1
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (38.46%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
6 14 (35.90%) DNS
6 14 (35.90%) Windows 8
7 12 (30.77%) Citrix
8 11 (28.21%) SAN
8 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
8 11 (28.21%) ITIL
8 11 (28.21%) MS Office
8 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (25.64%) Firewall
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) DHCP
10 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco
11 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.51%) Project Management
11 8 (20.51%) WSUS
11 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.95%) WatchGuard
12 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
12 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) VoIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Office
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) SAN
3 10 (25.64%) Firewall
4 9 (23.08%) DHCP
5 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.95%) VoIP
7 5 (12.82%) SNMP
8 3 (7.69%) VPN
9 2 (5.13%) LAN
9 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.13%) Internet
10 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.56%) NAS
10 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.56%) WAN
10 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 5 (12.82%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Analyst
1 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
1 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.13%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Social Network
3 2 (5.13%) Human Factors
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) Windows 8
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (17.95%) Linux
7 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
8 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.56%) Android
10 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) Document Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) MCSA
3 6 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
4 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) WSUS
2 6 (15.38%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 5 (12.82%) Nagios
3 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) WatchGuard
6 5 (12.82%) Sophos
7 2 (5.13%) BT
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) Sage
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
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