The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 64 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.88% 2.62% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 7.04% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
218 199 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.26% 37.27% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 150 132 93
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Watford

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) MS Office
4 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) SLA
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
7 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) DSL
7 5 (31.25%) Service Management
7 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (31.25%) WebSphere

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maximo
2 1 (6.25%) CA PPM
2 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) MPLS
1 5 (31.25%) DSL
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Support
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) WSUS
2 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Sage
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.25%) Infor
5 1 (6.25%) Dell