The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 27 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.15% 2.36% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.56% 11.11% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £29,000 £18,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
Windows 7
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 30.57% 21.26% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 31
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £21,950 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Knutsford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (81.25%) Migration
4 11 (68.75%) MCITP
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (68.75%) Citrix
4 11 (68.75%) MCSE
5 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Application Packaging
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) MSI
8 5 (31.25%) EMC
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (31.25%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) NAS
9 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (25.00%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) SMS
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (18.75%) Apple
10 3 (18.75%) WAN
10 3 (18.75%) DHCP
10 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) DNS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
2 4 (25.00%) SMS
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) DSL
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MSI
2 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Coordinator
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Application Packaging
2 2 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (68.75%) MCITP
2 11 (68.75%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
7 2 (12.50%) CA
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