The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 61 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.88% 2.67% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.02% 13.79% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 87 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.85% 19.38% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 120 80 76
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Leicestershire

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Vista
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) ISEB
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
8 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
9 3 (14.29%) TestPartner
9 3 (14.29%) MCITP
9 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) System Testing
9 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (14.29%) XenApp
9 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Site Server
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) RoboHelp
3 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) PABX
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) TestPartner
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Technician
2 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Customer Service Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WAP
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
1 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 3 (14.29%) System Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Scrum
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) ISEB
4 3 (14.29%) MCITP
4 3 (14.29%) MCP
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) VCAP
6 1 (4.76%) CCEE
6 1 (4.76%) CCIA
6 1 (4.76%) CCA
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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