The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 16 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.79% 3.79% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 11.67% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £20,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £20,250 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £26,625 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 120 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.13% 32.52% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 118 86 159
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
Cheshire

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Warrington region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Warrington

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 8 (36.36%) Retail
6 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) Migration
6 8 (36.36%) Fujitsu
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) VB
8 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 6 (27.27%) .NET
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 6 (27.27%) VB6
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) SCCM
9 5 (22.73%) XenApp
9 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
9 5 (22.73%) CCEE
9 5 (22.73%) CCIA
9 5 (22.73%) AppSense

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
1 2 (9.09%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Applications Support
3 7 (31.82%) Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Packager
7 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
7 2 (9.09%) Software Packager
8 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Logistics
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) VB
2 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
2 6 (27.27%) VB6
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) CCEE
2 5 (22.73%) CCIA
2 5 (22.73%) CCA
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) MCTS
4 3 (13.64%) MCSE
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (22.73%) XenApp
3 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) Fujitsu
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) AppSense
7 2 (9.09%) Becrypt
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) Adobe