The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.38% 4.30% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 17.36% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 10
Average salary £24,750 £25,750 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +24.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £18,000 £16,827
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 121 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.51% 24.80% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 109 58
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
North West

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Blackburn +7 9 £30,000 -
Lancaster - 3 £18,500 -
Blackpool -1 1 £23,000 +15.00%
Chorley -8 1 £24,000 -7.69%
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
4 18 (62.07%) MS Office
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
6 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (37.93%) SQL
7 11 (37.93%) HP
8 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (34.48%) Citrix
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Dell
11 7 (24.14%) ITIL
12 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
12 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
12 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
14 4 (13.79%) MCP
14 4 (13.79%) HND
15 3 (10.34%) LAN
15 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
15 3 (10.34%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
1 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (62.07%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) PBX
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) OLAP
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Information Security
2 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.45%) Service Management
2 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.45%) Change Management
2 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (3.45%) High Availability
2 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) HND
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) HP
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Wyse
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) Nortel
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Leigh, Lancashire
Key Computers
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago