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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.26% 0.57% 5.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.55% 1.54% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £21,000 £60,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.23%
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
53 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 16.72% 37.14% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 57
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £16,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) MCP
4 3 (30.00%) HNC
4 3 (30.00%) HND
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) PABX

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) PABX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Wintel Support
1 6 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
2 3 (30.00%) HND
2 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix