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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 71 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 34 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.86% 3.53% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.49% 13.85% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 27
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,350 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
252 325 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.18% 25.49% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 171 241 264
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -14 16 £34,000 +30.76% 4
Chelmsford +6 4 £44,000 +87.23%
Epping - 2 £28,000 -
Brentwood 0 1 £17,500 -65.00%
Basildon - 1 £29,000 - 1
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (75.36%) Microsoft
3 43 (62.32%) MS Office
4 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 35 (50.72%) MS Exchange
6 33 (47.83%) MS Excel
7 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (33.33%) Windows 8
10 23 (33.33%) ITIL
11 22 (31.88%) Firewall
11 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 22 (31.88%) Hyper-V
12 21 (30.43%) Office 365
13 20 (28.99%) VMware
13 20 (28.99%) MCSA
13 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (23.19%) SAN
14 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
14 16 (23.19%) Veeam
14 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (21.74%) PowerShell
15 15 (21.74%) Windows XP
16 14 (20.29%) MCSE
17 13 (18.84%) Cisco
18 12 (17.39%) Blackberry
18 12 (17.39%) Driving Licence
18 12 (17.39%) MCITP
18 12 (17.39%) SonicWALL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 35 (50.72%) MS Exchange
2 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (14.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.45%) Drupal
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (62.32%) MS Office
2 33 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) Firewall
2 16 (23.19%) SAN
3 11 (15.94%) DHCP
3 11 (15.94%) DNS
4 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.59%) VPN
6 7 (10.14%) IMAP
6 7 (10.14%) VoIP
6 7 (10.14%) Wireless
7 6 (8.70%) DMZ
7 6 (8.70%) SMTP
7 6 (8.70%) VLAN
8 4 (5.80%) NAS
8 4 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.35%) PBX
9 3 (4.35%) RFID
10 2 (2.90%) LAN
10 2 (2.90%) WAN
11 1 (1.45%) FTP
11 1 (1.45%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) MS Access
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Subversion
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Law
2 8 (11.59%) Legal
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) IT Support
2 17 (24.64%) Support Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) IT Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Support Analyst
6 10 (14.49%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Service Desk Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
8 7 (10.14%) IT Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Support Technician
8 7 (10.14%) Systems Support
9 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
9 6 (8.70%) IT Technician
9 6 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) MAPI
2 4 (5.80%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 12 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.04%) iPhone
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.70%) PDA
5 3 (4.35%) CCTV
5 3 (4.35%) iPad
5 3 (4.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
6 15 (21.74%) Windows XP
7 10 (14.49%) Windows 10
7 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (13.04%) Android
9 7 (10.14%) Windows Vista
10 6 (8.70%) Linux
11 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.14%) Migration
4 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.25%) Coaching
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.80%) Document Management
6 4 (5.80%) OO
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.35%) OOP
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.35%) SDLC
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Practice Management
9 1 (1.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) C#
2 5 (7.25%) C++
3 4 (5.80%) C
3 4 (5.80%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) MCSA
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.29%) MCSE
3 12 (17.39%) MCITP
4 11 (15.94%) Degree
5 9 (13.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.88%) Hyper-V
3 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.35%) NFS
6 1 (1.45%) Firmware
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 52 (75.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 16 (23.19%) Veeam
4 13 (18.84%) Cisco
5 12 (17.39%) SonicWALL
6 10 (14.49%) Citrix
7 9 (13.04%) Apple
8 7 (10.14%) Draytek
9 2 (2.90%) Adobe
9 2 (2.90%) Avaya
10 1 (1.45%) Altiris
10 1 (1.45%) HP
10 1 (1.45%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.45%) Progress
10 1 (1.45%) Sage
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.45%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.45%) Wyse
10 1 (1.45%) ZyXEL
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control
Salary: Competitive salary plus excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago