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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 98 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 46 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.98% 1.63% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.72% 5.39% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 44
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,800 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,939 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -6.08%
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
685 612 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.45% 30.21% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 553 472 719
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 0 15 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Stevenage 0 14 £16,500 -34.00%
Welwyn Garden City +9 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Hertford -4 2 £18,250 -39.16%
St Albans -11 2 £35,000 +22.80%
Potters Bar - 1 £22,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £22,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 42 (44.21%) Microsoft
4 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 32 (33.68%) MS Excel
7 30 (31.58%) MS Office
7 30 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
10 22 (23.16%) VMware
11 20 (21.05%) DNS
11 20 (21.05%) Citrix
12 18 (18.95%) DHCP
13 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
13 17 (17.89%) Retail
14 16 (16.84%) Windows Vista
14 16 (16.84%) PowerShell
15 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
15 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (15.79%) VBScript
16 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (13.68%) Windows 8
18 12 (12.63%) XenApp
18 12 (12.63%) Degree
19 11 (11.58%) Fujitsu
19 11 (11.58%) XenDesktop
19 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 11 (11.58%) WAN
19 11 (11.58%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 32 (33.68%) MS Excel
2 30 (31.58%) MS Office
3 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 20 (21.05%) DNS
3 18 (18.95%) DHCP
4 11 (11.58%) WAN
4 11 (11.58%) LAN
5 9 (9.47%) SAN
5 9 (9.47%) Firewall
6 6 (6.32%) Internet
6 6 (6.32%) VoIP
7 3 (3.16%) VPN
7 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.16%) Wireless
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.11%) VRRP
8 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.11%) xDSL
8 2 (2.11%) OSPF
8 2 (2.11%) Broadband
8 2 (2.11%) RIP
8 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MSI
General
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.58%) Finance
3 9 (9.47%) Back Office
4 3 (3.16%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.11%) Local Government
5 2 (2.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Analyst
2 32 (33.68%) Support Engineer
3 27 (28.42%) Support Analyst
4 21 (22.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (13.68%) IT Support
7 9 (9.47%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (7.37%) Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Citrix Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Architect
9 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Technical Manager
11 4 (4.21%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Citrix Architect
11 4 (4.21%) Customer Support Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Firmware
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.16%) iPad
4 3 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.16%) iPhone
4 3 (3.16%) EPoS
5 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (16.84%) Windows Vista
6 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (13.68%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.21%) Android
9 3 (3.16%) Linux
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.05%) NetWare
10 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.42%) ITIL
2 5 (5.26%) Project Management
2 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (4.21%) Service Management
4 3 (3.16%) ITSM
4 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (3.16%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.16%) Integration Testing
4 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Architecture
5 2 (2.11%) Test Management
5 2 (2.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (2.11%) Line Management
5 2 (2.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (2.11%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.11%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (2.11%) ERP
5 2 (2.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.79%) VBScript
3 10 (10.53%) VB
4 9 (9.47%) SQL
5 6 (6.32%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.32%) C#
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (12.63%) Degree
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.37%) MCP
6 6 (6.32%) CCNA
7 5 (5.26%) MCSE
7 5 (5.26%) MCTS
7 5 (5.26%) MCITP
8 3 (3.16%) CCEE
8 3 (3.16%) ISEB
8 3 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.16%) CCIA
9 2 (2.11%) CCA
9 2 (2.11%) MCSA
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.05%) CCAA
10 1 (1.05%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.63%) XenApp
3 11 (11.58%) XenDesktop
3 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.21%) vSphere
6 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) SCCM
2 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.05%) WSUS
3 1 (1.05%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.05%) SCOM
3 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.16%) VMware
3 20 (21.05%) Citrix
4 11 (11.58%) AppSense
4 11 (11.58%) Fujitsu
5 9 (9.47%) HP
5 9 (9.47%) Cisco
6 8 (8.42%) Dell
7 3 (3.16%) Symantec
7 3 (3.16%) Remedy
8 2 (2.11%) McAfee
8 2 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (2.11%) Sage
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 2 (2.11%) Epicor
8 2 (2.11%) Veeam
9 1 (1.05%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.05%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.05%) NetApp
9 1 (1.05%) Novell
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