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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 59 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 23 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.46% 2.93% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.27% 9.93% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 14
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
248 272 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.52% 29.47% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 229 255 150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,900 £49,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Northampton -6 23 £22,500 -16.66% 5
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 27 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
5 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (43.75%) SQL
6 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
8 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
8 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
8 18 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
9 13 (27.08%) DHCP
10 11 (22.92%) ITIL
10 11 (22.92%) DNS
10 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (18.75%) SCCM
12 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.50%) Test Management
14 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (8.33%) LAN
14 4 (8.33%) WAN
14 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
14 4 (8.33%) Firewall
15 3 (6.25%) IIS
15 3 (6.25%) MS Office
15 3 (6.25%) Web Services
15 3 (6.25%) Internet

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DHCP
2 11 (22.92%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Configuration Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Applications Support
5 8 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
10 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 1 (2.08%) Help Desk Engineer
11 1 (2.08%) Technology Manager
11 1 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
11 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
11 1 (2.08%) IT Manager
11 1 (2.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Kindle
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 18 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
3 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) Citrix
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago