The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.99% 1.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.74% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £23,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 130 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.85% 29.75% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 57 110 84
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £62,500
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 Luton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Luton

Windows 7
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (75.00%) MS Office
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (16.67%) Danish Language
7 2 (16.67%) French Language
7 2 (16.67%) German Language
7 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy
8 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) Statistics
8 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Danish Language
2 2 (16.67%) French Language
2 2 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 7 (58.33%) Help Desk Support
2 7 (58.33%) Help Desk Technician
2 7 (58.33%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy