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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.29% 6.36% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 15.56% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Average salary £24,250 £29,750 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.48% +11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,600 £26,950
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
98 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.06% 40.91% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 41 32
Average salary £27,500 £35,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Symantec
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) MCSA
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) SLA
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (20.00%) MCP
8 3 (20.00%) IIS
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) Change Control
8 3 (20.00%) iPad
8 3 (20.00%) iPhone
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPhone
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCA
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCDST
4 2 (13.33%) MCTS
4 2 (13.33%) MCITP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Lotus
6 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.67%) Zoho