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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.82% 0.91% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 5.00% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £25,500 £23,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £18,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £41,500 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,939 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -6.08%
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
172 120 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.23% 18.18% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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
Tamworth +7 4 £25,250 +44.28% 1
Stafford -3 3 £30,000 -13.04%
Burton-upon-Trent -7 1 £25,000 -9.90%
Lichfield - 1 £33,000 - 1
Rugeley - 1 £22,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £23,000 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (29.17%) MS Office
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
7 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (25.00%) Citrix
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco
8 5 (20.83%) SCCM
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.67%) Service Management
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) LAN
9 4 (16.67%) MCSE
9 4 (16.67%) MCSA
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (12.50%) SAN
10 3 (12.50%) DNS
10 3 (12.50%) WAN
10 3 (12.50%) DHCP
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 3 (12.50%) ERP
10 3 (12.50%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) GroupWise
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) MCSA
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.33%) Novell
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Acronis
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