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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 55 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.12% 0.84% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.76% 2.68% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £27,625 £21,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.01% -29.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,300 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
137 149 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.25% 31.11% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 132 129 111
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
3 29 (74.36%) ITIL
4 24 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (58.97%) TCP/IP
5 23 (58.97%) SLA
6 20 (51.28%) MCP
7 18 (46.15%) MCSE
8 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
9 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
9 16 (41.03%) MCITP
10 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (35.90%) MCSA
10 14 (35.90%) MS Office
11 13 (33.33%) Windows XP
12 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
12 12 (30.77%) VPN
12 12 (30.77%) MCTS
13 11 (28.21%) DNS
14 10 (25.64%) HND
14 10 (25.64%) Legal
15 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
15 8 (20.51%) SQL
15 8 (20.51%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (20.51%) LAN
15 8 (20.51%) WAN
16 7 (17.95%) Retail
16 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (17.95%) Windows Vista

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.77%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) DNS
4 8 (20.51%) LAN
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) SAN
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.56%) SMTP
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Legal
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Service Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 10 (25.64%) Team Leader
4 9 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Vista
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Time Management
4 4 (10.26%) Coaching
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) MOF
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) ITSM
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (51.28%) MCP
3 18 (46.15%) MCSE
4 16 (41.03%) MCITP
5 14 (35.90%) MCSA
6 12 (30.77%) MCTS
7 10 (25.64%) HND
8 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.13%) CCEE
9 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (5.13%) CCA
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Intune
2 2 (5.13%) SCOrch
2 2 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.13%) SCSM
2 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) AppSense
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) NetApp
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) HP
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