The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.74% 10.97% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.97% 30.36% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £16,500 £25,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 36.90% 36.13% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 44
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Stevenage

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Retail
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (48.39%) VBScript
4 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
4 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
5 13 (41.94%) MS Office
5 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
6 12 (38.71%) Citrix
7 11 (35.48%) Fujitsu
7 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
7 11 (35.48%) Finance
7 11 (35.48%) AppSense
7 11 (35.48%) XenApp
7 11 (35.48%) XenDesktop
8 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
9 9 (29.03%) VB
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) Back Office
11 6 (19.35%) VMware
11 6 (19.35%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) Windows Vista
11 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (19.35%) Firmware
11 6 (19.35%) DNS
11 6 (19.35%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
11 6 (19.35%) .NET

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (54.84%) Retail
2 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (19.35%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (19.35%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Firmware
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.45%) Line Management
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) VBScript
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 9 (29.03%) VB
3 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
3 6 (19.35%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) CCA
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCEE
4 2 (6.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) XenApp
1 11 (35.48%) XenDesktop
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Citrix
2 11 (35.48%) AppSense
2 11 (35.48%) Fujitsu
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Dell