The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.96% 1.28% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 4.03% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £22,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 124 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.19% 31.71% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 119 91
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) UNIX

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) Site Server
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Maya
2 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) PABX
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Customer Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Customer Service Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Animation
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) GPFS
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago