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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 22 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.67% 0.81% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 3.03% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £19,750 £20,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.65% -14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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
48 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.00% 26.61% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 51
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +52.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) MS Office
4 10 (52.63%) ITIL
4 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) MCP
6 7 (36.84%) MCDST
7 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) VoIP
8 4 (21.05%) Android
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (10.53%) Remedy
10 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
10 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (10.53%) BMC
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) MCP
2 7 (36.84%) MCDST
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) BMC
4 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
4 2 (10.53%) VMware