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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 63 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.40% 0.86% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 2.99% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £20,000 £30,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.95% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £39,250 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
142 134 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.08% 28.69% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 133 110 184
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,892 £23,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram 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 7 July 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 -13 8 £20,000 -16.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £20,632 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 20 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 20 (76.92%) MS Office
4 18 (69.23%) MCP
4 18 (69.23%) Apple
5 15 (57.69%) DHCP
5 15 (57.69%) VPN
5 15 (57.69%) DNS
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (53.85%) SonicWALL
6 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
6 14 (53.85%) HP
6 14 (53.85%) SQL
6 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (53.85%) Sophos
7 10 (38.46%) Lotus
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 10 (38.46%) IBM Notes
8 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) WSH
10 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
10 5 (19.23%) NHS
11 4 (15.38%) Information Security
11 4 (15.38%) Android
11 4 (15.38%) SCCM
11 4 (15.38%) Polycom

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (38.46%) IBM Notes
4 4 (15.38%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (76.92%) MS Office
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DHCP
1 15 (57.69%) VPN
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Intranet
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
1 13 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Assistant
4 4 (15.38%) IT Assistant
4 4 (15.38%) Support Assistant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) WSH
2 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) NHS
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Streaming Video
2 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 4 (15.38%) Statistics
2 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (15.38%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 3 (11.54%) Content Management
3 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) HND
2 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Apple
3 14 (53.85%) Sophos
3 14 (53.85%) SonicWALL
3 14 (53.85%) HP
4 10 (38.46%) Lotus
5 4 (15.38%) Polycom
6 1 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat