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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 50 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.66% 3.68% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.92% 10.19% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 12
Average salary £17,500 £25,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -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
131 157 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.84% 36.09% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 117 135 136
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £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
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 12 £17,500 -29.80% 2
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
4 16 (64.00%) MS Office
5 12 (48.00%) Apple
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (44.00%) VPN
6 11 (44.00%) DNS
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
7 10 (40.00%) HP
7 10 (40.00%) MCP
7 10 (40.00%) Sophos
7 10 (40.00%) SonicWALL
7 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (36.00%) iPad
9 8 (32.00%) Law
9 8 (32.00%) MCITP
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
11 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (8.00%) LDAP
11 2 (8.00%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Office
2 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (4.00%) S-PLUS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) VPN
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
1 11 (44.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) SMTP
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) ADSL
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) IPv4
3 1 (4.00%) IPv6
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 8 (32.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) IT Support
3 9 (36.00%) IT Support Assistant
3 9 (36.00%) IT Assistant
3 9 (36.00%) Support Assistant
4 8 (32.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
6 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (8.00%) Desktop Technician
8 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
8 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCP
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Apple
3 10 (40.00%) Sophos
3 10 (40.00%) HP
3 10 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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