The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.35% 3.94% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 15.15% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £30,500 £23,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.78% -20.33%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Windows 7
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.39% 25.98% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 33
Average salary £30,000 £21,976 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.51% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) EDIFACT
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Progress
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Mitel
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) EDIFACT
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCA
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Progress
2 4 (40.00%) Mitel
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
Shropshire
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