The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 66 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.88% 1.36% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.23% 4.55% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Average salary £22,125 £20,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,050 £20,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
289 198 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.26% 29.82% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 260 169 186
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 14 £23,500 -6.93% 2
Kettering - 2 £16,000 -
Daventry -4 1 £47,500 +137.50%
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) ITIL
3 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 16 (57.14%) MS Office
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Vista
6 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
7 12 (42.86%) MCP
8 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (39.29%) Blackberry
9 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) DHCP
10 9 (32.14%) Service Management
11 8 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
13 6 (21.43%) C
13 6 (21.43%) MCITP
14 5 (17.86%) ITSM
15 4 (14.29%) DNS
15 4 (14.29%) Time Management
16 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
16 3 (10.71%) MCSE
16 3 (10.71%) MCSA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (32.14%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Service Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Vista
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) ITSM
4 4 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) CAD
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (42.86%) MCP
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) MCITP
5 3 (10.71%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.57%) CCNA
7 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
7 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) NetApp
2 2 (7.14%) Nokia
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Websense
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Altiris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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