The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 74 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 177 117 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.29% 2.04% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.39% 7.47% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 128 89 123
Average salary £26,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1322 1567 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.59% 27.36% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1250 1327
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Reading +28 80 £23,000 -16.44% 10
Slough +17 15 £23,500 +4.44% 2
Bracknell +2 15 £37,500 +82.92%
Maidenhead +12 12 £75,000 +127.27% 1
Newbury +5 9 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Windsor -13 4 £33,000 -9.58% 1
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 353 (100.00%) Windows
2 212 (60.06%) Active Directory
3 202 (57.22%) Microsoft
4 128 (36.26%) MS Office
5 120 (33.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 116 (32.86%) VMware
7 103 (29.18%) TCP/IP
8 97 (27.48%) Security Cleared
9 93 (26.35%) Windows 8
10 92 (26.06%) MS Excel
11 91 (25.78%) ITIL
12 85 (24.08%) Windows XP
12 85 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 83 (23.51%) SCCM
14 73 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 69 (19.55%) SC Cleared
16 66 (18.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 62 (17.56%) Citrix
18 59 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
19 57 (16.15%) MS Exchange
20 55 (15.58%) MCSE
21 54 (15.30%) HP
21 54 (15.30%) PowerShell
21 54 (15.30%) Problem Management
22 52 (14.73%) SQL
23 51 (14.45%) Linux
24 50 (14.16%) Cisco
25 48 (13.60%) DV Cleared
26 44 (12.46%) Hyper-V
27 42 (11.90%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 57 (16.15%) MS Exchange
2 38 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.25%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.40%) Lync
7 11 (3.12%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (2.55%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.98%) ArcGIS
9 7 (1.98%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.70%) Live Communications Server
11 2 (0.57%) SAS
11 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) JBoss
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 128 (36.26%) MS Office
2 92 (26.06%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.53%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) assyst
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 103 (29.18%) TCP/IP
2 41 (11.61%) VPN
3 34 (9.63%) Firewall
4 32 (9.07%) DNS
5 27 (7.65%) DHCP
6 22 (6.23%) LAN
7 20 (5.67%) Internet
8 16 (4.53%) SAN
9 11 (3.12%) WAN
9 11 (3.12%) SSL
10 9 (2.55%) Wireless
11 7 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (1.70%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.42%) VoIP
13 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.13%) IPsec
15 3 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.85%) Network Security
16 1 (0.28%) WebEx
16 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.70%) MS Access
5 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.83%) MSI
2 8 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.57%) Selenium
4 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (11.90%) Finance
2 23 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.23%) Retail
4 12 (3.40%) Automotive
5 3 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.57%) Advertising
6 2 (0.57%) Banking
6 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 137 (38.81%) Support Engineer
2 52 (14.73%) Analyst
3 47 (13.31%) IT Support
4 39 (11.05%) Architect
4 39 (11.05%) Desktop Support
5 34 (9.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 34 (9.63%) IT Support Engineer
6 26 (7.37%) Support Analyst
7 25 (7.08%) Integration Engineer
8 24 (6.80%) Service Analyst
8 24 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (6.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 21 (5.95%) Desktop Engineer
10 21 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
11 19 (5.38%) 1st Line Support
11 19 (5.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 19 (5.38%) Problem Manager
11 19 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (4.82%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.68%) Application Packaging
2 6 (1.70%) Software Packaging
3 5 (1.42%) WSH
4 2 (0.57%) .NET
5 1 (0.28%) XML
5 1 (0.28%) Flash
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.37%) Statistics
3 19 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.40%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.12%) PKI
6 10 (2.83%) iPhone
7 8 (2.27%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.27%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.70%) iPad
8 6 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.42%) Open Source
9 5 (1.42%) BYOD
10 3 (0.85%) PDA
10 3 (0.85%) EPoS
11 2 (0.57%) Kindle
11 2 (0.57%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.28%) DTV
12 1 (0.28%) CCTV
12 1 (0.28%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 353 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (33.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 93 (26.35%) Windows 8
4 85 (24.08%) Windows XP
5 73 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (14.45%) Linux
8 32 (9.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (6.52%) CentOS
9 23 (6.52%) Debian
9 23 (6.52%) Ubuntu
10 9 (2.55%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.98%) SUSE
12 6 (1.70%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.42%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.28%) Android
15 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (25.78%) ITIL
2 54 (15.30%) Problem Management
3 37 (10.48%) Incident Management
4 35 (9.92%) Configuration Management
5 24 (6.80%) Service Management
5 24 (6.80%) Migration
5 24 (6.80%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (5.95%) Service Delivery
7 18 (5.10%) ITIL V2
8 13 (3.68%) Change Control
8 13 (3.68%) Project Management
9 11 (3.12%) Project Planning
9 11 (3.12%) Data Analysis
10 10 (2.83%) Logistics
10 10 (2.83%) Test Scripting
11 9 (2.55%) Time Management
12 8 (2.27%) Asset Management
12 8 (2.27%) PRINCE2
13 7 (1.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.30%) PowerShell
2 52 (14.73%) SQL
3 34 (9.63%) VBScript
3 34 (9.63%) VB
4 24 (6.80%) C
5 12 (3.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 97 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 69 (19.55%) SC Cleared
3 66 (18.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (15.58%) MCSE
5 48 (13.60%) DV Cleared
6 22 (6.23%) MCP
7 19 (5.38%) A+ Certification
8 15 (4.25%) MCITP
9 12 (3.40%) Degree
10 10 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.83%) CCNA
11 8 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.98%) MCTS
12 7 (1.98%) MCSA
13 6 (1.70%) CCA
13 6 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.70%) CCEE
13 6 (1.70%) CCIA
14 5 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.61%) SLA
2 36 (10.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 212 (60.06%) Active Directory
2 85 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (12.46%) Hyper-V
4 23 (6.52%) VMware ESX
5 21 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (3.40%) XenApp
7 8 (2.27%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.70%) vSphere
9 5 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 83 (23.51%) SCCM
2 29 (8.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 24 (6.80%) Legato
4 20 (5.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (3.12%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.12%) WSUS
6 10 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.98%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (1.70%) DameWare
8 6 (1.70%) Unicenter
8 6 (1.70%) Netcool
8 6 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.85%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.57%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.28%) SCOM
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 202 (57.22%) Microsoft
2 116 (32.86%) VMware
3 62 (17.56%) Citrix
4 54 (15.30%) HP
5 50 (14.16%) Cisco
6 40 (11.33%) Oracle
7 33 (9.35%) EMC
8 32 (9.07%) Red Hat
9 27 (7.65%) NetApp
10 25 (7.08%) Symantec
11 24 (6.80%) CommVault
12 21 (5.95%) Fujitsu
13 18 (5.10%) Apple
14 17 (4.82%) Avaya
15 11 (3.12%) IBM
16 10 (2.83%) Dell
16 10 (2.83%) ServiceNow
16 10 (2.83%) McAfee
17 7 (1.98%) Lumension
17 7 (1.98%) ESRI
Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woodley, Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus(OTE £50-55K) + 5k car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car allowance and bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago