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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.81% 2.54% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.49% 9.60% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 11
Average salary £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -5.00%
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
274 177 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.59% 26.46% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 256 151 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -4 24 £27,000 +13.68%
Kettering - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (58.54%) MS Office
3 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (53.66%) ITIL
4 22 (53.66%) Windows XP
4 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
5 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (46.34%) MCITP
6 19 (46.34%) MS Excel
6 19 (46.34%) MCSE
6 19 (46.34%) MCP
7 15 (36.59%) MCSA
7 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
7 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
8 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
8 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (29.27%) SLA
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Vista
10 9 (21.95%) MCTS
10 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
10 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
11 8 (19.51%) DNS
12 7 (17.07%) VPN
13 6 (14.63%) HND
13 6 (14.63%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (14.63%) VMware
13 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Office
2 19 (46.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.44%) SMTP
6 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Legal
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Team Leader
2 13 (31.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows XP
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Vista
6 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Service Management
3 3 (7.32%) Workflow
3 3 (7.32%) Data Management
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
5 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (46.34%) MCITP
2 19 (46.34%) MCSE
2 19 (46.34%) MCP
3 15 (36.59%) MCSA
4 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
4 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
5 9 (21.95%) MCTS
6 6 (14.63%) HND
7 3 (7.32%) CCA
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CCEE
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
9 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) XenApp
2 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) AppSense
5 1 (2.44%) Sage
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Altiris