The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.69% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 3.13% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.47% 17.11% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 38
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Halifax region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Halifax

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Apple
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Sophos
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) WSUS
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) BASE24
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 8583
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Tandem
6 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (20.00%) MOS
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) MCDST
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) VocaLink

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) EMV
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) Tandem
2 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) PL/1
1 2 (20.00%) JCL
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MOS
1 2 (20.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Apple
1 3 (30.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) VocaLink
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) NCR
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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