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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 51 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.56% 0.34% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 1.20% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £22,016 £20,375 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.05% -9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,505 £14,075 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,675 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
120 167 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.17% 28.31% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 108 128 203
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £26,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 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 24 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
Ipswich +14 11 £21,750 +74.00% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £22,016 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
3 26 (89.66%) MS Office
3 26 (89.66%) Windows XP
3 26 (89.66%) MS Exchange
4 21 (72.41%) MCP
5 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (65.52%) DHCP
6 19 (65.52%) VPN
6 19 (65.52%) DNS
6 19 (65.52%) Apple
7 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (62.07%) SQL
7 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
7 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (58.62%) SonicWALL
8 17 (58.62%) HP
8 17 (58.62%) Sophos
9 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
10 9 (31.03%) iPad
11 8 (27.59%) Lotus
11 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
12 7 (24.14%) ITIL
13 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
13 5 (17.24%) NHS
13 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
14 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (13.79%) Information Security
14 4 (13.79%) Statistics

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 26 (89.66%) MS Exchange
2 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (89.66%) MS Office
2 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) S-PLUS
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) DHCP
1 19 (65.52%) VPN
1 19 (65.52%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Intranet
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) SMTP
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.45%) IPv6
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) SNMP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) ADSL
5 1 (3.45%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Support Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) IT Support
3 11 (37.93%) Desktop Support
4 9 (31.03%) Support Assistant
4 9 (31.03%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (31.03%) IT Assistant
5 8 (27.59%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (27.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
8 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Technician
8 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) iPad
2 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Statistics
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) Windows XP
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) HND
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) Apple
3 17 (58.62%) Sophos
3 17 (58.62%) HP
3 17 (58.62%) SonicWALL
4 8 (27.59%) Lotus
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco