The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.76% 4.07% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.63% 20.22% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 12
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
Windows 7
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
118 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.14% 20.14% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 101 82 100
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 2 £23,000 -23.33%
Ormskirk - 2 £27,500 - 2
Burnley +3 1 £20,000 - 1
Blackpool -9 1 £24,000 +2.12%
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Avaya
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Document Management
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) PBX
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Project Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
1 4 (26.67%) Document Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel
6 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (6.67%) ScanSafe
6 1 (6.67%) Draytek
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Lotus
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) AppSense
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago