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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.31% 1.33% 3.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.70% 3.66% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 15
Average salary £42,500 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
188 164 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.86% 36.36% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 138 130 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (84.38%) Active Directory
4 17 (53.13%) Windows XP
5 16 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
7 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 14 (43.75%) MS Office
7 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (37.50%) Citrix
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 11 (34.38%) LAN
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (31.25%) Service Management
10 10 (31.25%) WAN
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (31.25%) IIS
10 10 (31.25%) Linux
10 10 (31.25%) SQL
10 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle
10 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
12 8 (25.00%) VMware
12 8 (25.00%) Project Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
4 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
1 14 (43.75%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Maximo
1 7 (21.88%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) LAN
2 10 (31.25%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) DSL
4 6 (18.75%) BIG-IP
4 6 (18.75%) MPLS
4 6 (18.75%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Toad
General
1 3 (9.38%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows XP
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 10 (31.25%) Service Management
3 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
5 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 6 (18.75%) BCP
6 6 (18.75%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Facility Management
8 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.38%) Coaching
8 3 (9.38%) IT Asset Management
9 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
1 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VBScript
4 3 (9.38%) VB
4 3 (9.38%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (84.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) Xen
2 6 (18.75%) NLBS
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) WSUS
2 3 (9.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Citrix
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.38%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.38%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
8 1 (3.13%) IronPort
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
Watford
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Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
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