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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.09% 2.42% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 7.22% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 7
Average salary £24,250 £38,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.41% +93.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £27,650 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £40,000 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
173 291 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.57% 33.60% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 150 269 179
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 +24 6 £24,250 -30.71%
Lutterworth - 1 £22,500 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Adobe
7 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (16.67%) DameWare
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (8.33%) Maya
2 1 (8.33%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (8.33%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) DameWare
2 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
2 1 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
3 1 (8.33%) Autodesk
Leicestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago