The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.87% 4.39% 3.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 16.47% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Average salary £22,000 £17,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 85 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.83% 26.65% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 162 78 79
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Ipswich

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 12 (66.67%) MS Office
4 12 (66.67%) Citrix
4 12 (66.67%) Apple
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) SLA
6 9 (50.00%) DHCP
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) SMTP
7 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
8 7 (38.89%) Sage
9 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Logistics
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
11 4 (22.22%) Sophos
11 4 (22.22%) VPN
11 4 (22.22%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.56%) CMS
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DHCP
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (44.44%) SMTP
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 9 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) IT Support
4 5 (27.78%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) IT Technician
4 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Logistics
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) Sage
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 4 (22.22%) Sophos
5 2 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec