The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.50% 2.22% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.72% 7.65% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 6
Average salary £28,000 £23,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £26,500 £25,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 170 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.30% 29.01% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 111 154 148
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,860 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 9 £28,500 +23.91%
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 7
North East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) SLA
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) Reuters
6 5 (38.46%) Bloomberg
6 5 (38.46%) Fidessa
6 5 (38.46%) WatchGuard
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Field Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) WatchGuard
3 5 (38.46%) Reuters
3 5 (38.46%) Bloomberg
3 5 (38.46%) Fidessa
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp