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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 49 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.28% 1.23% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 3.70% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £43,000 £24,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.16% -1.03%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Windows 7
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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
76 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.65% 33.33% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 63
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,500
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 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 3 September 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Apple
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) MCP
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) Sophos
4 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (50.00%) Lotus
5 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Polycom
6 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (33.33%) Android
6 4 (33.33%) Streaming Video
6 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
6 4 (33.33%) Lync
7 3 (25.00%) Network Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WSH
2 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Streaming Video
1 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Content Management
1 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Apple
3 7 (58.33%) Sophos
3 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
3 7 (58.33%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Lotus
5 4 (33.33%) Polycom