The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.03% 0.67% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.88% 2.94% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.31% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £26,400 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 136 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.74% 22.78% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 141 111 74
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £35,500 -
Uttoxeter - 2 £24,250 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +14 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Cannock - 1 - -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (69.44%) MS Excel
4 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (58.33%) VMware
5 19 (52.78%) Citrix
6 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 14 (38.89%) MS Office
7 14 (38.89%) DHCP
7 14 (38.89%) DNS
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (33.33%) Windows XP
9 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Wireless
10 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
11 8 (22.22%) Intranet
11 8 (22.22%) Internet
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (19.44%) LAN
12 7 (19.44%) SAN
13 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (13.89%) Line Management
14 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (13.89%) WAN
14 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (69.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (38.89%) MS Office
3 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.56%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) DHCP
1 14 (38.89%) DNS
2 11 (30.56%) Wireless
3 8 (22.22%) Intranet
3 8 (22.22%) Internet
4 7 (19.44%) SAN
4 7 (19.44%) LAN
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall
7 2 (5.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) IT Support
2 11 (30.56%) Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 9 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
4 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Senior IT Support
5 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Support Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) IT Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Support Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
8 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (5.56%) Administrator
9 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Tandem
1 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) Line Management
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
2 4 (11.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.78%) Plesk
1 1 (2.78%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 19 (52.78%) Citrix
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Nortel
5 2 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (5.56%) Genesys
5 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.56%) Websense
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) HP
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
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