The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 4.60% 1.14% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 3.85% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £29,000 £40,589
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.55%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 39.08% 29.55% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 18
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Salford

Windows 7
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple