The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 66 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% 2.69% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 9.27% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Average salary - £24,150 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.32%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
118 205 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.12% 29.00% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 164 141
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Service Management
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) vCloud
9 3 (21.43%) vSphere
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) VMware
9 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
9 3 (21.43%) IIS
9 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 2 (14.29%) SLA
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Field Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Support Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
2 3 (21.43%) vCloud
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP