The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 18 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.21% 5.15% 6.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.44% 14.29% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Average salary £19,500 £26,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -28.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,750 £59,800
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 84 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.58% 36.05% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 74 31
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Wakefield

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) MCP
2 13 (76.47%) Internet
2 13 (76.47%) Service Management
3 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) MCDST
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) MS Office
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco
4 10 (58.82%) Intranet
5 9 (52.94%) Remedy
6 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Publishing
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) Terminal Server
9 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.76%) Replication
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (58.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
2 10 (58.82%) Intranet
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Service Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
1 13 (76.47%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) MCP
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) MCDST
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Autodesk
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Toshiba