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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.03% 3.51% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% 8.70% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £24,000 £34,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.92% +55.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £25,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £38,500 £25,000
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
45 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.08% 40.35% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 47
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 11 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Services Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft