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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 56 80 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.63% 0.41% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.41% 1.97% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £22,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,400 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,530 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.11% -11.56%
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
156 152 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.45% 20.82% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 129 121 89
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 May 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 May 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
Uttoxeter - 3 £22,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £29,500 -
Tamworth - 2 £20,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +21 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 May 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
4 18 (51.43%) VMware
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (48.57%) MS Office
5 17 (48.57%) Citrix
6 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
8 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
8 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
8 12 (34.29%) DHCP
8 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
9 11 (31.43%) Wireless
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 8
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) LAN
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.00%) VPN
12 7 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (17.14%) Intranet
13 6 (17.14%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) WAN
13 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
14 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
14 5 (14.29%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
2 17 (48.57%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DHCP
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 11 (31.43%) Wireless
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
4 7 (20.00%) VPN
4 7 (20.00%) SAN
5 6 (17.14%) Intranet
5 6 (17.14%) Internet
5 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Firewall
6 2 (5.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) IT Support
3 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 7 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
6 5 (14.29%) IT Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Support Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Support Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
1 2 (5.71%) Tandem
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) EPoS
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
2 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
6 10 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (14.29%) Line Management
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MCSE
2 5 (14.29%) MCITP
3 4 (11.43%) MCTS
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.86%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.71%) Genesys
5 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Websense
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Nortel