The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 71 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.97% 1.79% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 7.48% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 11
Average salary £30,000 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 147 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.27% 23.98% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 140 126 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
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 the North East

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the North East

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the North East

Windows 7
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 5 £27,500 +7.84% 3
Durham +7 1 - - 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) SLA
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
9 5 (29.41%) MS Office
9 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (23.53%) WatchGuard
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 3 (17.65%) ITIL
11 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Firebug
1 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Field Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) WatchGuard
4 2 (11.76%) Fidessa
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Reuters
4 2 (11.76%) Bloomberg
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 17k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hartlepool
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 16 days ago