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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 103 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 45 37 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.91% 1.84% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.73% 6.14% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 50
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
669 603 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.36% 30.01% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 540 459 725
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Stevenage +2 16 £16,500 -34.00%
Watford +1 14 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +12 2 £25,000 +31.57%
St Albans -8 2 £35,000 +22.80%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £22,000 -
Hertford - 1 £17,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £22,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £25,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (46.24%) Active Directory
3 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 39 (41.94%) Windows XP
5 29 (31.18%) MS Excel
5 29 (31.18%) MS Office
6 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (25.81%) VMware
7 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 23 (24.73%) Citrix
9 20 (21.51%) DNS
10 18 (19.35%) DHCP
10 18 (19.35%) Retail
11 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
12 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
13 15 (16.13%) Windows Vista
13 15 (16.13%) VBScript
14 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
15 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
16 12 (12.90%) Finance
16 12 (12.90%) AppSense
16 12 (12.90%) XenApp
16 12 (12.90%) XenDesktop
16 12 (12.90%) Fujitsu
17 11 (11.83%) SAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (31.18%) MS Office
1 29 (31.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 20 (21.51%) DNS
3 18 (19.35%) DHCP
4 11 (11.83%) SAN
5 10 (10.75%) Firewall
6 9 (9.68%) WAN
6 9 (9.68%) LAN
7 6 (6.45%) VoIP
8 5 (5.38%) Internet
9 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.23%) Wireless
11 2 (2.15%) VPN
12 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.08%) NAS
12 1 (1.08%) xDSL
12 1 (1.08%) VLAN
12 1 (1.08%) 802.11
12 1 (1.08%) OSPF
12 1 (1.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 18 (19.35%) Retail
2 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.90%) Finance
3 9 (9.68%) Back Office
4 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 30 (32.26%) Support Engineer
3 26 (27.96%) Support Analyst
4 21 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) IT Support
7 9 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (7.53%) Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Citrix Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support
10 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Service Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Technical Manager
10 5 (5.38%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Firmware
2 3 (3.23%) Replication
2 3 (3.23%) EPoS
2 3 (3.23%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.15%) iPad
3 2 (2.15%) iPhone
3 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (41.94%) Windows XP
4 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.13%) Windows Vista
6 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.23%) Linux
9 2 (2.15%) Android
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.08%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.68%) ITIL
2 7 (7.53%) Project Management
2 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (4.30%) Service Management
5 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.23%) Integration Testing
5 3 (3.23%) ITSM
5 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (3.23%) Change Management
6 2 (2.15%) Test Strategy
6 2 (2.15%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.15%) Migration
6 2 (2.15%) TOGAF
6 2 (2.15%) Test Management
6 2 (2.15%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.15%) ERP
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.13%) VBScript
3 11 (11.83%) SQL
4 10 (10.75%) VB
5 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.75%) Degree
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.53%) CCNA
6 6 (6.45%) MCP
7 5 (5.38%) MCSE
7 5 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.38%) MCITP
7 5 (5.38%) CCEE
7 5 (5.38%) CCIA
8 4 (4.30%) MCTS
9 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.23%) ISEB
9 3 (3.23%) CCA
9 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (2.15%) MCSA
10 2 (2.15%) CCAA
11 1 (1.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (46.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) XenApp
3 12 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.30%) vSphere
7 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.08%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.81%) VMware
3 23 (24.73%) Citrix
4 12 (12.90%) AppSense
4 12 (12.90%) Fujitsu
5 11 (11.83%) HP
6 8 (8.60%) Cisco
7 7 (7.53%) Dell
8 3 (3.23%) Symantec
9 2 (2.15%) McAfee
9 2 (2.15%) SAP
9 2 (2.15%) Sage
9 2 (2.15%) IBM
9 2 (2.15%) Epicor
9 2 (2.15%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.08%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.08%) Veeam
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.08%) Novell
10 1 (1.08%) Lotus
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