The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 122 134 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 82 77 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.58% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.11% 6.16% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 50
Average salary £24,500 £22,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,600 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
Windows 7
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1154 1250 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.16% 25.66% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 942 943 664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +17 58 £25,750 +17.04% 9
Wakefield +7 5 £21,000 -12.50% 3
Castleford +5 5 £22,500 -13.46%
Bradford -17 5 £32,000 +82.85% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £35,000 -
Halifax -5 2 £25,000 -
Keighley -5 1 £18,500 -23.71%
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 100 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 83 (48.82%) MS Office
5 77 (45.29%) ITIL
6 71 (41.76%) MS Excel
7 69 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (34.71%) Windows 8
9 57 (33.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (28.82%) MS Exchange
11 41 (24.12%) Service Management
12 34 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 34 (20.00%) Citrix
13 31 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (17.65%) DHCP
14 30 (17.65%) VMware
14 30 (17.65%) SCCM
15 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (16.47%) SQL
17 26 (15.29%) DNS
18 23 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (12.35%) MCDST
20 20 (11.76%) Internet
20 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
20 20 (11.76%) WAN
20 20 (11.76%) LAN
21 19 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (11.18%) SharePoint
22 18 (10.59%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 49 (28.82%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (11.18%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.65%) IIS
5 12 (7.06%) Lync
5 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 83 (48.82%) MS Office
2 71 (41.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.18%) Line 500
3 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.59%) Office 365
2 6 (3.53%) SaaS
3 4 (2.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.65%) DHCP
2 26 (15.29%) DNS
3 20 (11.76%) Internet
3 20 (11.76%) LAN
3 20 (11.76%) WAN
4 15 (8.82%) VPN
5 11 (6.47%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.71%) Wireless
7 6 (3.53%) VoIP
7 6 (3.53%) NAS
8 5 (2.94%) FTP
8 5 (2.94%) SAN
9 3 (1.76%) Firewall
9 3 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.59%) VLAN
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.59%) Intranet
10 1 (0.59%) MPLS
10 1 (0.59%) ADSL
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.53%) Selenium
3 5 (2.94%) MSI
4 3 (1.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.53%) Finance
3 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (37.65%) Analyst
2 41 (24.12%) Service Analyst
2 41 (24.12%) Service Desk Analyst
3 24 (14.12%) 2nd Line Support
3 24 (14.12%) Support Analyst
4 21 (12.35%) Technical Support
5 20 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.76%) IT Support
6 16 (9.41%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Technical Support Analyst
8 11 (6.47%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Support Technician
10 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (3.53%) IT Support Technician
11 6 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Tester
11 6 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (2.94%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.47%) Application Packaging
2 9 (5.29%) Web Services
3 6 (3.53%) HTML
3 6 (3.53%) .NET
3 6 (3.53%) CSS
4 5 (2.94%) XML
5 1 (0.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.71%) Blackberry
1 8 (4.71%) Statistics
2 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.53%) User Experience
3 3 (1.76%) Replication
4 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.59%) iPad
5 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.59%) Clustering
5 1 (0.59%) IVR
5 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (34.71%) Windows 8
4 57 (33.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 31 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.71%) Android
8 5 (2.94%) Linux
9 4 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.29%) ITIL
2 41 (24.12%) Service Management
3 13 (7.65%) Change Management
4 11 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (3.53%) Patch Management
5 6 (3.53%) Automated Testing
6 5 (2.94%) Time Management
6 5 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.94%) ITSM
6 5 (2.94%) Migration
6 5 (2.94%) Business Continuity
6 5 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 5 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (2.35%) CRM
7 4 (2.35%) MOF
7 4 (2.35%) Logistics
7 4 (2.35%) Data Protection
7 4 (2.35%) Network Management
7 4 (2.35%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.47%) SQL
2 17 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.76%) VB
5 2 (1.18%) C#
6 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.35%) MCDST
3 14 (8.24%) MCP
4 10 (5.88%) MOS
5 9 (5.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.53%) CCNA
7 6 (3.53%) A+ Certification
8 5 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (2.35%) MCSE
10 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.59%) ISEB
11 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.59%) Degree
11 1 (0.59%) CCNP
11 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) SLA
2 6 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.06%) vSphere
5 9 (5.29%) XenApp
6 5 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.76%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (17.65%) SCCM
2 12 (7.06%) SCOM
2 12 (7.06%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.76%) ZENworks
4 3 (1.76%) WSUS
5 2 (1.18%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 100 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.00%) Citrix
3 30 (17.65%) VMware
4 15 (8.82%) Cisco
5 13 (7.65%) Apple
6 9 (5.29%) Symantec
6 9 (5.29%) HP
7 6 (3.53%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.94%) Veeam
9 4 (2.35%) EMC
10 3 (1.76%) Oracle
10 3 (1.76%) Sophos
10 3 (1.76%) Sage
10 3 (1.76%) Novell
10 3 (1.76%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.18%) Meraki
11 2 (1.18%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.18%) Remedy
11 2 (1.18%) Dell
11 2 (1.18%) Avaya
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum 1st/2nd LINE SUPPORT ANALYST - IMMED
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Lindam
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago