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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 27 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.63% 1.02% 4.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 4.44% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £21,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £26,400 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
43 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.81% 22.96% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 46
Average salary £24,750 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £39,850 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) MS Office
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
5 8 (57.14%) MCP
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 7 (50.00%) Citrix
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (50.00%) Service Management
6 7 (50.00%) Change Management
6 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (50.00%) MCDST
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
9 4 (28.57%) SCCM
9 4 (28.57%) Android
9 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
10 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (7.14%) Statistics
11 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (7.14%) NAS
11 1 (7.14%) vSphere
11 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) MCP
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MCDST
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
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