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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.52% 0.42% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 1.67% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
42 60 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.99% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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 27 February 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) Sophos
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) WSUS
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) BASE24
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 8583
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) JCL
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Tandem
5 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) VocaLink
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) C#

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) ATM
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) EMV
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Tandem
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) COBOL
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PL/1
1 2 (28.57%) JCL
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 8583
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Sophos
2 2 (28.57%) VocaLink
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) NCR