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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.08% 3.13% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 9.01% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Average salary £22,000 £23,682 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.10% +57.87%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
95 111 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 32.53% 34.80% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 83 105 89
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Law
3 8 (50.00%) MCITP
4 7 (43.75%) MS Office
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) Apple
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) MCP
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Sophos
7 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 4 (25.00%) iPad
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (12.50%) LDAP
8 2 (12.50%) SMTP
8 2 (12.50%) SLA
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) ISDN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) IT Support
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support Assistant
4 4 (25.00%) IT Assistant
4 4 (25.00%) Support Assistant
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
1 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (50.00%) MCITP
2 4 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Apple
3 4 (25.00%) Sophos
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.25%) NETGEAR
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