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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.23% 4.55% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.40% 23.08% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 18
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,900 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
125 91 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.40% 19.70% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 113 82 108
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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
Blackpool -12 4 £23,500 +11.90%
Ormskirk - 4 £28,750 -
Lancaster +5 2 £20,500 +10.81%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Preston - 1 £18,000 -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) IIS
7 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Workflow
8 7 (35.00%) Document Management
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
8 7 (35.00%) VMware
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (35.00%) CSS
8 7 (35.00%) .NET
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco
10 5 (25.00%) Project Management
10 5 (25.00%) LAN
10 5 (25.00%) HP
10 5 (25.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) WAN
11 4 (20.00%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (40.00%) IIS
1 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) MPLS
3 2 (10.00%) DSL
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) PBX
4 1 (5.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Project Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Workflow
1 7 (35.00%) Document Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) BCP
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
1 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) Nortel
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Epicor
6 1 (5.00%) Novell
6 1 (5.00%) Apple