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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.78% 3.67% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 11.11% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £21,000 £30,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
60 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.67% 33.03% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 49
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Zoho
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) MCDST
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Zoho
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Apple