The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 54 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -40
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.08% 0.84% 10.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.27% 2.59% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £17,750 £70,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-74.64% +90.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,150 £39,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £70,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,125 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -15.87%
Windows 7
North 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 Harrogate region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 116 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 14.91% 32.31% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 112 36
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Harrogate

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) MCP
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) SLA
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Wireless
6 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (37.50%) HNC
6 3 (37.50%) HND
6 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (37.50%) PABX
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (12.50%) Internet
8 1 (12.50%) SAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) PABX
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) HNC
2 3 (37.50%) HND
2 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco