The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.50% 1.73% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 3.85% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 130 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.41% 44.98% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 66 41
Average salary £26,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.11% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows 7
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Northern Ireland 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 1 - -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) InstallShield
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris
2 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) InstallShield
1 4 (80.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Development Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris