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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 63 86 71
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.52% 0.90% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.80% 3.80% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 9
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £29,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
141 237 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.50% 23.68% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 112 215 148
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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
Leicester +18 8 £21,500 -33.84%
Coalville - 2 £20,000 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) MCP
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (20.00%) MS Office
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (15.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (15.00%) ISEB
7 3 (15.00%) Citrix
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.00%) SLA
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) TestPartner
7 3 (15.00%) MCTS
7 3 (15.00%) Degree

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (15.00%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) System Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCTS
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (5.00%) DameWare
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe