The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 1.09% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 4.41% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 26
Average salary £22,000 £24,250 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.27% +27.63%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,939 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-5.15% -3.72%
Windows 7
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.19% 24.77% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 129 118
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows 7
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Ipswich +11 9 £22,000 -9.27%
Newmarket - 3 £25,500 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (50.00%) Law
5 8 (50.00%) MCITP
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) MS Office
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.25%) VPN
10 1 (6.25%) Apple
10 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
10 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (6.25%) Linux
10 1 (6.25%) SAP
10 1 (6.25%) SQL
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
10 1 (6.25%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
10 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 1 (6.25%) Firewall
10 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago