The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 67 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 3.31% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 11.70% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 16
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,900 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
Windows 7
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 171 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.96% 28.31% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 210 150 167
Average salary £35,000 £31,475 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.19% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
(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
Northampton -15 18 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 33 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (62.50%) ITIL
5 27 (56.25%) MCSE
6 26 (54.17%) MCP
7 25 (52.08%) MCITP
8 23 (47.92%) TCP/IP
8 23 (47.92%) SLA
9 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (41.67%) MS Office
10 20 (41.67%) MCSA
11 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
11 17 (35.42%) Windows XP
11 17 (35.42%) MCTS
12 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
14 13 (27.08%) HND
14 13 (27.08%) VPN
14 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
15 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 12 (25.00%) DNS
15 12 (25.00%) Legal
16 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
16 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (22.92%) Windows Vista
17 10 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
18 9 (18.75%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) Lync
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Office
2 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
1 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) TCP/IP
2 13 (27.08%) VPN
3 12 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) LAN
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
4 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.08%) WLAN
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.00%) Legal
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 17 (35.42%) Team Leader
2 17 (35.42%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 10 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Service Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.25%) IT Support
6 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (35.42%) Windows XP
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Vista
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.33%) Coaching
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.17%) MOF
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) ITSM
6 1 (2.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (56.25%) MCSE
3 26 (54.17%) MCP
4 25 (52.08%) MCITP
5 20 (41.67%) MCSA
6 17 (35.42%) MCTS
7 13 (27.08%) HND
8 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (10.42%) CCEE
9 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (10.42%) CCA
9 5 (10.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (47.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) XenApp
3 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) XenMobile
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 39 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Citrix
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 5 (10.42%) AppSense
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Sage
5 1 (2.08%) HP