The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 24 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.82% 2.04% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 5.45% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £20,500 £24,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.91% 37.41% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 25
Average salary £37,000 £23,500 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.44% +16.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Capita
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (11.11%) MCITP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) VCAP
1 1 (11.11%) CCEE
1 1 (11.11%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Capita
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle