The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 70 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 74 37 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.57% 1.77% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.28% 5.86% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 68 33 52
Average salary £28,750 £26,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,925 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,400 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
656 631 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.66% 30.18% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 537 517 689
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,610
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Watford +17 23 £42,500 +54.54% 4
Hemel Hempstead -9 20 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Potters Bar - 7 £21,750 -
Stevenage +19 5 £19,000 -15.55%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £36,000 -
St Albans -17 2 £22,250 -31.53% 1
Hertford +7 1 £37,500 +63.04% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £31,000 - 2
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (71.21%) Microsoft
3 73 (55.30%) Active Directory
4 66 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (40.15%) MS Exchange
6 52 (39.39%) Windows XP
7 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (37.12%) MS Excel
9 48 (36.36%) Windows 8
10 47 (35.61%) MS Office
11 41 (31.06%) VMware
12 35 (26.52%) TCP/IP
13 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 28 (21.21%) Cisco
15 27 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (19.70%) LAN
17 25 (18.94%) WAN
17 25 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (18.94%) Citrix
18 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
18 24 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (15.91%) ITIL
19 21 (15.91%) Windows Vista
20 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
20 20 (15.15%) Linux
21 19 (14.39%) DNS
22 18 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
22 18 (13.64%) DHCP
22 18 (13.64%) MCP
22 18 (13.64%) SQL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 53 (40.15%) MS Exchange
2 24 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (10.61%) IIS
5 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.30%) WebSphere
7 7 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.76%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (37.12%) MS Excel
2 47 (35.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) MS Project
3 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Maximo
1 7 (5.30%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Office 365
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.52%) TCP/IP
2 26 (19.70%) LAN
3 25 (18.94%) WAN
4 19 (14.39%) DNS
5 18 (13.64%) DHCP
6 14 (10.61%) VPN
7 9 (6.82%) SAN
7 9 (6.82%) Firewall
8 7 (5.30%) DSL
8 7 (5.30%) MPLS
9 6 (4.55%) BIG-IP
9 6 (4.55%) Wireless
10 5 (3.79%) VLAN
10 5 (3.79%) DMZ
11 4 (3.03%) VoIP
12 3 (2.27%) Internet
12 3 (2.27%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Toad
2 1 (0.76%) MSI
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 9 (6.82%) Publishing
2 4 (3.03%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.27%) Finance
4 2 (1.52%) Local Government
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (39.39%) Analyst
2 32 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 29 (21.97%) Support Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) IT Support
5 18 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
6 16 (12.12%) Desktop Support
7 12 (9.09%) Administrator
8 11 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
12 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 7 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (5.30%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
14 5 (3.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.27%) HTML
2 3 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.30%) iPhone
3 6 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 6 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.79%) PDA
4 5 (3.79%) Statistics
5 4 (3.03%) Replication
6 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Wiki
8 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (39.39%) Windows XP
4 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (15.91%) Windows Vista
8 20 (15.15%) Linux
9 9 (6.82%) Mac OS X
9 9 (6.82%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.91%) ITIL
2 17 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 16 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 14 (10.61%) Asset Management
4 14 (10.61%) Service Management
5 12 (9.09%) Project Management
6 10 (7.58%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.82%) ITSM
7 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.06%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.30%) Capacity Management
9 7 (5.30%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.55%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (4.55%) BCP
10 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.79%) Time Management
12 4 (3.03%) Facility Management
13 3 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.64%) SQL
2 10 (7.58%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.30%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.55%) VB
5 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.03%) VBScript
6 3 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.64%) MCP
3 14 (10.61%) MCSA
4 13 (9.85%) MCTS
4 13 (9.85%) MCITP
5 12 (9.09%) MCSE
6 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.30%) MCDST
7 7 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.79%) Degree
8 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.79%) CCNA
9 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.52%) VCP4
10 2 (1.52%) ISEB
11 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.76%) GMP
System Software
1 73 (55.30%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.30%) vSphere
5 6 (4.55%) Xen
5 6 (4.55%) NLBS
6 4 (3.03%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.03%) XenApp
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.52%) Firmware
8 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.76%) XenServer
9 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) WSUS
2 6 (4.55%) SCCM
3 5 (3.79%) ZENworks
4 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.27%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Intune
5 2 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.52%) SCSM
5 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.52%) SCOM
5 2 (1.52%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 94 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 41 (31.06%) VMware
3 28 (21.21%) Cisco
4 25 (18.94%) Citrix
5 11 (8.33%) Oracle
6 9 (6.82%) IBM
7 6 (4.55%) HP
7 6 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.55%) Veeam
8 5 (3.79%) Symantec
9 3 (2.27%) Remedy
9 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.52%) Apple
10 2 (1.52%) Novell
10 2 (1.52%) Dell
11 1 (0.76%) Intel
11 1 (0.76%) SAP
11 1 (0.76%) Lotus
11 1 (0.76%) Sage
11 1 (0.76%) Avaya
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £29,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Pension + 23 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago