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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.92% 2.99% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.32% 10.86% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 5
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £17,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £35,000 £36,800
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
252 175 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.35% 27.56% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 236 152 153
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 25 £26,000 +15.55% 3
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (59.52%) MS Office
4 23 (54.76%) TCP/IP
5 22 (52.38%) ITIL
6 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
7 20 (47.62%) MCP
8 17 (40.48%) MCITP
9 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
9 16 (38.10%) MCSE
9 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (35.71%) Windows Vista
11 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
12 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
13 12 (28.57%) MCSA
14 10 (23.81%) SLA
14 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
15 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
16 6 (14.29%) Blackberry
16 6 (14.29%) C
16 6 (14.29%) MCTS
17 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
17 5 (11.90%) Citrix
17 5 (11.90%) DNS
17 5 (11.90%) Service Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Office
2 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
5 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Team Leader
2 11 (26.19%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Service Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Vista
5 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Service Management
3 4 (9.52%) Workflow
4 3 (7.14%) Time Management
4 3 (7.14%) Data Management
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.38%) Change Control
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (47.62%) MCP
3 17 (40.48%) MCITP
4 16 (38.10%) MCSE
5 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
5 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
6 12 (28.57%) MCSA
7 6 (14.29%) MCTS
8 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (7.14%) CCEE
8 3 (7.14%) CCA
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (7.14%) HND
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.38%) Degree
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) XenApp
2 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) XenMobile
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Citrix
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Altiris
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