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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 49 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.75% 0.96% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 3.25% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £22,250 £57,500 £26,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.30% +120.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,400 £25,425
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £75,000 £26,825
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
70 123 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.46% 29.43% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 110 103
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MS Office
3 8 (80.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (20.00%) Danish Language
7 2 (20.00%) French Language
7 2 (20.00%) German Language
8 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
8 1 (10.00%) Lync
8 1 (10.00%) Change Control
8 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (10.00%) Statistics
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) Coaching
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Danish Language
2 2 (20.00%) French Language
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco