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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.48% 0.49% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £25,500 £32,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
90 100 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.09% 24.51% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85 78 112
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows 8
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) MS Office
4 11 (50.00%) Office 365
5 7 (31.82%) Android
5 7 (31.82%) Citrix
6 6 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 5 (22.73%) C
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
7 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Remedy
8 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
8 4 (18.18%) SCCM
9 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
9 3 (13.64%) VMware
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 2 (9.09%) Information Security
10 2 (9.09%) Legal
10 2 (9.09%) Firewall
10 2 (9.09%) Security Management
10 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 2 (9.09%) Active Directory

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Technician
2 10 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (45.45%) Help Desk Technician
2 10 (45.45%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 7 (31.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
6 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Deskside Support
7 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Server Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows 8
3 7 (31.82%) Android
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) Remedy
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint