The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.27% 1.36% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.57% 6.33% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 16
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £27,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £19,475 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
Windows 7
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 158 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.00% 21.53% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 143 131 205
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Lutterworth - 9 £35,000 -
Leicester +18 8 £25,250 +1.00%
Loughborough - 2 £22,500 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
3 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
5 23 (52.27%) Degree
6 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
6 21 (47.73%) Firewall
7 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (43.18%) Software Deployment
8 19 (43.18%) Smartcard
8 19 (43.18%) IIS
8 19 (43.18%) SQL
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
10 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 9 (20.45%) MS Office
12 8 (18.18%) DNS
12 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
13 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco
14 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (11.36%) LAN
14 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
14 5 (11.36%) ITIL
14 5 (11.36%) VMware
14 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (9.09%) MCSE
15 4 (9.09%) Computer Science

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 19 (43.18%) IIS
2 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.36%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) WAN
6 2 (4.55%) DHCP
6 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory Engineer
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory Support
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 19 (43.18%) Support Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) IT Support
5 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
1 1 (2.27%) Leaflet
1 1 (2.27%) OpenLayers
1 1 (2.27%) PostGIS
1 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Smartcard
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Software Deployment
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Security
3 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Logistics
4 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.27%) Service Management
4 1 (2.27%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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