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 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 52 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.35% 1.86% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.73% 8.55% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 6
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £42,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
257 117 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.40% 21.71% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 216 109 140
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Microsoft
3 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (48.94%) Windows XP
4 23 (48.94%) Windows 8
5 21 (44.68%) ITIL
6 19 (40.43%) MS Office
7 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
8 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (29.79%) Legal
9 14 (29.79%) Remedy
9 14 (29.79%) ServiceNow
10 13 (27.66%) Finance
10 13 (27.66%) Validation
10 13 (27.66%) HP
11 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
11 12 (25.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (21.28%) Practice Management
13 9 (19.15%) SLA
14 8 (17.02%) Citrix
15 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
16 6 (12.77%) Law
16 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
16 6 (12.77%) NetScaler
17 5 (10.64%) French Language
17 5 (10.64%) Degree
17 5 (10.64%) WFM
18 4 (8.51%) CCA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (6.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.38%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Office
2 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.26%) ATM
4 1 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JUnit
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
1 1 (2.13%) TestNG
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (29.79%) Legal
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 6 (12.77%) Law
4 5 (10.64%) French Language
5 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Service Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Service Desk Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Service Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.64%) IT Support
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.38%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XSD
3 1 (2.13%) LAMP
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Social Media
2 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows XP
2 23 (48.94%) Windows 8
3 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Validation
3 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
4 10 (21.28%) Practice Management
5 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.64%) WFM
7 3 (6.38%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Document Management
8 2 (4.26%) Workflow Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) Workflow
9 1 (2.13%) Scrum
9 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.13%) Project Management
9 1 (2.13%) Release Management
9 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.13%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (2.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) C++
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) CCEE
4 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.51%) MCITP
4 4 (8.51%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) CCA
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (6.38%) MCTS
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB
7 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.13%) CCIA
7 1 (2.13%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
1 3 (6.38%) AppDNA
1 3 (6.38%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Remedy
2 14 (29.79%) ServiceNow
3 13 (27.66%) HP
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Pega
5 4 (8.51%) VMware
6 3 (6.38%) AppSense
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) NCR
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) Atlassian