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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 77 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.50% 1.57% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 4.60% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
187 239 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.29% 34.19% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 153 231 163
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 16 September 2014. 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 +7 4 £22,500 -42.30% 1
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) Smartcard
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Software Deployment
7 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
9 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.76%) vSphere
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Site Server
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Maya
3 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.88%) PABX
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Customer Service Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Deployment
2 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) CCA
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VCAP
2 1 (5.88%) CCEE
2 1 (5.88%) CCIA
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Autodesk
3 1 (5.88%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago