The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.68% 2.36% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.23% 6.73% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 1
Average salary £30,750 £23,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.85% -6.93%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
197 223 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.73% 35.12% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 184 208 101
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
5 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 19 (45.24%) Windows 8
6 18 (42.86%) ITIL
7 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 12 (28.57%) DHCP
8 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) DNS
10 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (19.05%) SLA
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
11 8 (19.05%) MS Office
12 7 (16.67%) .NET
12 7 (16.67%) Retail
13 6 (14.29%) Time Management
13 6 (14.29%) LAN
13 6 (14.29%) WAN
14 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
14 5 (11.90%) Test Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) DHCP
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Configuration Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 12 (28.57%) Applications Support
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
10 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
11 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
11 1 (2.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Kindle
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows 8
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Time Management
6 5 (11.90%) Test Management
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) MCP
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
2 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
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