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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 70 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.88% 0.89% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 4.35% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
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 £25,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
162 115 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.86% 20.46% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 133 99 133
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -13 5 £26,000 +1.96%
Durham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) SLA
5 7 (30.43%) MS Office
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 7 (30.43%) Retail
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) J2EE
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) COBOL
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) DB2

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) ATM
3 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Firebug
1 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
2 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Field Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) J2EE
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) EMV
2 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
2 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
2 4 (17.39%) Tandem
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) iPhone
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 4 (17.39%) Coaching
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITSM
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) COBOL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) PL/1
2 4 (17.39%) JCL
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCDST
3 3 (13.04%) A+ Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
2 4 (17.39%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
4 4 (17.39%) NCR
4 4 (17.39%) Apple
4 4 (17.39%) VocaLink
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp