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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.94% 4.69% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.57% 13.89% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 6
Average salary £39,000 £21,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,315 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £45,000 £35,116
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
185 216 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.66% 33.80% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 170 200 117
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,690 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (68.75%) Windows 8
3 17 (53.13%) SLA
3 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
4 16 (50.00%) MS Office
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 12 (37.50%) Citrix
8 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (28.13%) MCSA
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
10 8 (25.00%) ISMS
10 8 (25.00%) Change Control
10 8 (25.00%) Network Management
10 8 (25.00%) DNS
10 8 (25.00%) DHCP
10 8 (25.00%) Information Security
10 8 (25.00%) Information Security Management
10 8 (25.00%) Security Management
10 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Office
2 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Server Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Product Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Business Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (68.75%) Windows 8
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
5 7 (21.88%) UNIX
6 6 (18.75%) Solaris
6 6 (18.75%) SUSE
6 6 (18.75%) Debian
6 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security Management
1 8 (25.00%) Security Management
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security
1 8 (25.00%) ISMS
1 8 (25.00%) Network Management
1 8 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C++
2 7 (21.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) VBScript
2 7 (21.88%) VB
2 7 (21.88%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Uniface
3 6 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) MCSA
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) SLA
2 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) vCloud
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Dell
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Northgate
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) VMware