The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.28% 1.33% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% 3.39% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 16
Average salary £12,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 118 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.69% 39.20% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Suffolk

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 6 (42.86%) iPad
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.14%) Adobe
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (7.14%) MS Project
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Supervisor
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe