The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 27 36 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 43 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.38% 3.48% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.74% 10.43% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 3
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Windows 7
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
155 115 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.21% 33.33% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 132 99 147
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
4 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (47.69%) MS Exchange
6 29 (44.62%) VMware
7 26 (40.00%) MS Office
7 26 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
8 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
9 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
10 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
10 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (32.31%) VPN
11 21 (32.31%) Citrix
11 21 (32.31%) MCTS
12 20 (30.77%) MCSE
13 19 (29.23%) Linux
14 18 (27.69%) MCP
14 18 (27.69%) UNIX
14 18 (27.69%) MCSA
14 18 (27.69%) Windows 8
15 17 (26.15%) Finance
15 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
15 17 (26.15%) XenApp
15 17 (26.15%) XenDesktop
16 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
16 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (23.08%) SQL
17 15 (23.08%) DNS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 31 (47.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (40.00%) MS Office
2 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
2 21 (32.31%) VPN
3 15 (23.08%) DNS
4 12 (18.46%) DHCP
5 8 (12.31%) WAN
5 8 (12.31%) LAN
5 8 (12.31%) SAN
5 8 (12.31%) Firewall
6 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 8 (12.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (9.23%) SilkPerformer
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Retail
2 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Support Engineer
2 25 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) IT Support
4 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Consultant
7 8 (12.31%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (10.77%) Citrix Consultant
8 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Test Manager
10 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
10 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Performance Test Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
5 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (29.23%) Linux
7 18 (27.69%) UNIX
7 18 (27.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Migration
2 10 (15.38%) ITIL
3 6 (9.23%) Service Management
3 6 (9.23%) Regression Testing
3 6 (9.23%) Security Management
3 6 (9.23%) Test Management
3 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
3 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
4 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.62%) Information Security
5 3 (4.62%) Information Security Management
6 2 (3.08%) Validation
6 2 (3.08%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) VB
2 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.77%) VBScript
4 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.69%) VB6
5 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (32.31%) MCTS
3 20 (30.77%) MCSE
4 18 (27.69%) MCSA
4 18 (27.69%) MCP
5 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
6 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
6 12 (18.46%) MCITP
7 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
7 10 (15.38%) ISEB
8 6 (9.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (4.62%) CCEE
9 3 (4.62%) CCIA
9 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.62%) CCA
9 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.62%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
2 17 (26.15%) XenApp
2 17 (26.15%) XenDesktop
3 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
4 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.62%) vSphere
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (44.62%) VMware
3 21 (32.31%) Citrix
4 15 (23.08%) Cisco
5 12 (18.46%) Fujitsu
6 10 (15.38%) AppSense
7 7 (10.77%) HP
8 6 (9.23%) Oracle
9 2 (3.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.54%) Sophos
10 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.54%) Draytek
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