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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.78% 1.92% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 5.63% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £17,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
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
115 160 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.30% 34.12% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 101 132 133
Average salary £25,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 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 +1 13 £17,500 -30.00%
Bury St Edmunds +9 1 £22,016 -2.15% 1
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
2 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
3 27 (93.10%) Windows XP
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
6 19 (65.52%) MS Office
7 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (51.72%) Apple
8 15 (51.72%) DHCP
8 15 (51.72%) DNS
9 14 (48.28%) VPN
9 14 (48.28%) MCP
9 14 (48.28%) SQL
9 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
9 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (44.83%) SonicWALL
10 13 (44.83%) HP
10 13 (44.83%) Sophos
11 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
12 9 (31.03%) iPad
13 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (27.59%) MCITP
13 8 (27.59%) Law
14 4 (13.79%) Lotus
14 4 (13.79%) ITIL
14 4 (13.79%) IBM Notes
15 3 (10.34%) SLA
15 3 (10.34%) Finance
16 2 (6.90%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (68.97%) MS Exchange
2 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) 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 19 (65.52%) MS Office
2 12 (41.38%) 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%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DHCP
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) SMTP
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) IPv4
4 1 (3.45%) IPv6
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) ADSL
4 1 (3.45%) ISDN
4 1 (3.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 8 (27.59%) Law
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) IT Support
3 9 (31.03%) IT Support Assistant
3 9 (31.03%) IT Assistant
3 9 (31.03%) Support Assistant
4 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Service Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Desktop Support
5 5 (17.24%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Windows XP
3 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) MCP
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) VCP4
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) Apple
3 13 (44.83%) Sophos
3 13 (44.83%) HP
3 13 (44.83%) SonicWALL
4 4 (13.79%) 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