The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 86 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.31% 1.63% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 6.11% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 180 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.85% 26.71% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 181 162 211
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 £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows 7
East Midlands

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 29 July 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
Lutterworth - 2 £32,500 -
Leicester -17 1 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Software Deployment
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) TestPartner
9 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 3 (15.79%) System Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (15.79%) ISEB
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 2 (10.53%) DNS
10 2 (10.53%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Lync
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Site Server
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) PABX
3 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (15.79%) TestPartner
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Support
3 4 (21.05%) Customer Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Customer Service Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Deployment
2 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) System Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) VCAP
3 1 (5.26%) CCEE
3 1 (5.26%) CCIA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP
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