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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.77% 1.05% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 2.92% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -38.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £28,800 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
205 137 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.89% 36.05% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 137 98 112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
4 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
5 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Vista
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) SLA
10 3 (13.04%) ISEB
10 3 (13.04%) Citrix
10 3 (13.04%) MCP
10 3 (13.04%) Remedy
10 3 (13.04%) EPoS
10 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (13.04%) MCTS
10 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Test Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) DSL
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Support Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) EPoS
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Vista
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) NetWare
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Test Management
2 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
2 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCTS
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Novell
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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