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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.31% 2.07% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 9.76% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 9
Average salary £24,500 £24,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.03% -25.38%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
102 123 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.61% 21.17% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 87 121 80
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
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 24 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) DameWare
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) TestPartner
6 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Adobe
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Acrobat

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (21.43%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
1 3 (21.43%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) DameWare
2 2 (14.29%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
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