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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 90 49 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.96% 1.98% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 6.50% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 41 59
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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
774 754 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.05% 30.43% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 608 631 648
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,775
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 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 April 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
Hemel Hempstead -4 35 £27,000 -29.87% 2
Watford +17 18 £42,500 +63.46% 1
Stevenage +7 8 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Potters Bar - 4 £21,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £40,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £36,000 -
Borehamwood +3 1 £22,000 +15.78%
St Albans - 1 £17,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (74.66%) Microsoft
3 86 (58.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (57.53%) Active Directory
5 73 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 68 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (43.15%) Windows XP
8 53 (36.30%) MS Excel
9 48 (32.88%) VMware
10 46 (31.51%) MS Office
11 39 (26.71%) Cisco
12 38 (26.03%) Windows 8
13 34 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (21.23%) WAN
14 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
16 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
17 28 (19.18%) MCP
18 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
19 26 (17.81%) LAN
19 26 (17.81%) Hyper-V
20 25 (17.12%) Citrix
21 22 (15.07%) DNS
22 21 (14.38%) ITIL
22 21 (14.38%) SQL
23 20 (13.70%) Linux
23 20 (13.70%) Windows Vista
24 19 (13.01%) MCTS
24 19 (13.01%) Problem Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 73 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (10.96%) IIS
4 15 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (36.30%) MS Excel
2 46 (31.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Maximo
2 7 (4.79%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Office 365
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.23%) WAN
2 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
3 26 (17.81%) LAN
4 22 (15.07%) DNS
5 18 (12.33%) DHCP
6 15 (10.27%) Firewall
7 11 (7.53%) VPN
8 10 (6.85%) MPLS
8 10 (6.85%) DSL
8 10 (6.85%) SAN
9 7 (4.79%) VLAN
10 6 (4.11%) Wireless
10 6 (4.11%) IP Telephony
10 6 (4.11%) BIG-IP
11 5 (3.42%) IPsec
11 5 (3.42%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.42%) NAS
11 5 (3.42%) DMZ
11 5 (3.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Toad
2 2 (1.37%) MSI
2 2 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.85%) Publishing
2 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.74%) Finance
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (38.36%) Analyst
2 29 (19.86%) Support Analyst
3 27 (18.49%) Support Engineer
4 18 (12.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 18 (12.33%) IT Support
5 17 (11.64%) Administrator
6 16 (10.96%) Desktop Support
7 12 (8.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (4.79%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) IT Support Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.05%) HTML
2 3 (2.05%) .NET
3 2 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.48%) Statistics
3 6 (4.11%) Replication
3 6 (4.11%) Thin Client
3 6 (4.11%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.42%) iPhone
4 5 (3.42%) Clustering
4 5 (3.42%) PDA
5 2 (1.37%) Wiki
5 2 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (58.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (43.15%) Windows XP
5 38 (26.03%) Windows 8
6 34 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (13.70%) Windows Vista
7 20 (13.70%) Linux
8 10 (6.85%) Android
9 9 (6.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.38%) ITIL
2 19 (13.01%) Problem Management
3 18 (12.33%) Project Management
3 18 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (10.27%) Service Management
5 14 (9.59%) Asset Management
5 14 (9.59%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.53%) Data Protection
6 11 (7.53%) Incident Management
6 11 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (7.53%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.16%) Line Management
8 7 (4.79%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.79%) Business Continuity
8 7 (4.79%) Change Management
8 7 (4.79%) ITSM
9 6 (4.11%) Validation
9 6 (4.11%) BCP
9 6 (4.11%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (4.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.38%) SQL
2 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.48%) VB
4 7 (4.79%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.11%) VBScript
6 3 (2.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (19.18%) MCP
3 19 (13.01%) MCTS
4 15 (10.27%) MCSA
5 13 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (8.22%) CCNA
6 12 (8.22%) MCSE
7 9 (6.16%) MCITP
8 8 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (4.11%) CCNP
11 5 (3.42%) MCDST
11 5 (3.42%) Degree
12 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
12 3 (2.05%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (3.42%) GMP
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 84 (57.53%) Active Directory
2 34 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (17.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.79%) vSphere
5 6 (4.11%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.11%) Xen
5 6 (4.11%) NLBS
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.74%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.74%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.05%) XenServer
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) WSUS
2 5 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.74%) SCCM
3 4 (2.74%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.74%) ZENworks
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 109 (74.66%) Microsoft
2 48 (32.88%) VMware
3 39 (26.71%) Cisco
4 25 (17.12%) Citrix
5 12 (8.22%) Oracle
6 10 (6.85%) HP
7 9 (6.16%) IBM
7 9 (6.16%) Symantec
8 6 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.42%) Veeam
9 5 (3.42%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.42%) McAfee
10 3 (2.05%) Sophos
10 3 (2.05%) IronPort
10 3 (2.05%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.05%) NetApp
10 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.05%) Apple
11 2 (1.37%) Novell
11 2 (1.37%) Zeacom
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