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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 41 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.38% 1.17% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 3.54% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £31,250 £20,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -53.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
67 113 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.79% 33.14% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55 112 116
Average salary £40,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) SCOM
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Manager
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Wyse
4 1 (11.11%) CommVault