The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 54 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% 0.45% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.88% 1.55% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £26,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.11% -25.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,425 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £26,825 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.93% 29.05% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 116 107 96
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Bedfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenServer
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
3 2 (28.57%) HP