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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.29% 0.50% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.70% 1.57% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -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
179 127 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.23% 31.44% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 96 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £52,500 £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 27 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
5 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
7 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
8 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
8 5 (23.81%) Service Management
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) MCP
9 4 (19.05%) IIS
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) Remedy
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maximo
1 2 (9.52%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) DSL
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 3 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
1 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
2 3 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCTS
2 4 (19.05%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (9.52%) Xen
2 2 (9.52%) NLBS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
1 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Remedy
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) IronPort
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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