The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 54 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.00% 1.44% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.15% 6.35% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £23,750 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
Windows 7
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.59% 22.66% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 100 57 85
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +3.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (16.67%) Office 365
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
1 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCDST
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) ZENworks
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix