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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 17 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.35% 3.79% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.34% 10.82% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 7
Average salary £34,000 £28,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £62,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
182 231 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.21% 35.05% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 167 207 104
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (82.14%) Windows 8
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) Windows XP
7 10 (35.71%) UNIX
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 10 (35.71%) Python
7 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 10 (35.71%) C++
7 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) VBScript
7 10 (35.71%) VB
7 10 (35.71%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (35.71%) PowerBuilder
7 10 (35.71%) Uniface
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
7 10 (35.71%) Northgate
8 9 (32.14%) SUSE
8 9 (32.14%) Debian
8 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
8 9 (32.14%) Red Hat

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Business Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Product Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (82.14%) Windows 8
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (39.29%) Windows XP
7 10 (35.71%) UNIX
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Solaris
8 9 (32.14%) SUSE
8 9 (32.14%) Debian
8 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.57%) ISMS
2 1 (3.57%) Network Management
2 1 (3.57%) Change Control
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
2 1 (3.57%) Security Management
2 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C++
2 10 (35.71%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) VBScript
2 10 (35.71%) VB
2 10 (35.71%) Python
2 10 (35.71%) Uniface
3 9 (32.14%) PHP
4 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) MCSA
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
2 4 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Northgate
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Bomgar
6 1 (3.57%) Peregrine
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Dell