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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 92 82 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 136 150 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.72% 2.75% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.92% 9.59% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 120 98
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -10.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -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
1245 1564 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.92% 28.63% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1195 1293
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 7 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
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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 +9 71 £23,341 -11.08% 14
Slough -3 14 £26,000 -20.00% 2
Bracknell +17 11 £20,500 - 1
Newbury +1 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Windsor -4 4 £33,000 -9.58%
Maidenhead -12 3 £75,000 +188.46%
Hungerford +5 1 £22,000 -18.51%
Wokingham -11 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 322 (100.00%) Windows
2 200 (62.11%) Active Directory
3 180 (55.90%) Microsoft
4 118 (36.65%) VMware
5 112 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 111 (34.47%) MS Office
7 108 (33.54%) ITIL
8 101 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 100 (31.06%) Windows 8
10 98 (30.43%) MS Excel
11 82 (25.47%) SCCM
12 75 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 72 (22.36%) Security Cleared
13 72 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 72 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 69 (21.43%) Linux
15 67 (20.81%) Windows XP
15 67 (20.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 61 (18.94%) MCSE
17 51 (15.84%) Cisco
18 49 (15.22%) Red Hat
18 49 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 47 (14.60%) SC Cleared
19 47 (14.60%) HP
20 46 (14.29%) Problem Management
21 45 (13.98%) SLA
22 43 (13.35%) MS Exchange
22 43 (13.35%) DV Cleared
23 42 (13.04%) Citrix
24 40 (12.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (13.35%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.14%) Lync
4 18 (5.59%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.66%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.24%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.62%) Live Communications Server
11 2 (0.62%) SAS
11 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.31%) JBoss
12 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 111 (34.47%) MS Office
2 98 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.62%) SPSS
5 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) assyst
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.25%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) IaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 112 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 37 (11.49%) VPN
3 32 (9.94%) DNS
4 30 (9.32%) Firewall
5 29 (9.01%) DHCP
6 24 (7.45%) LAN
7 22 (6.83%) Internet
8 12 (3.73%) WAN
8 12 (3.73%) SAN
9 11 (3.42%) SSL
10 7 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (2.17%) Wireless
11 5 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.24%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.24%) WebEx
13 3 (0.93%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.93%) IPsec
13 3 (0.93%) VoIP
14 2 (0.62%) SMTP
14 2 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.62%) MySQL
4 2 (0.62%) MS Access
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.17%) MSI
2 5 (1.55%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (6.52%) Finance
2 17 (5.28%) Automotive
3 14 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.04%) Retail
5 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 130 (40.37%) Support Engineer
2 52 (16.15%) Analyst
3 43 (13.35%) IT Support
4 42 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 38 (11.80%) Architect
6 37 (11.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 29 (9.01%) Desktop Support
8 28 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 27 (8.39%) Service Analyst
9 27 (8.39%) Technical Engineer
10 26 (8.07%) Service Desk Analyst
10 26 (8.07%) 1st Line Support
11 25 (7.76%) Support Analyst
12 20 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (6.21%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 18 (5.59%) Technical Support
14 17 (5.28%) Technical Support Engineer
14 17 (5.28%) Storage Architect
15 16 (4.97%) Integration Engineer
16 14 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.04%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.93%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.62%) WSH
4 1 (0.31%) SAML
4 1 (0.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.04%) Statistics
3 12 (3.73%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.80%) iPhone
5 8 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.48%) PKI
6 7 (2.17%) iPad
7 6 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.24%) PDA
9 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.62%) AS400
9 2 (0.62%) EPoS
9 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.31%) DTV
10 1 (0.31%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 322 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (31.06%) Windows 8
4 72 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (21.43%) Linux
6 67 (20.81%) Windows XP
6 67 (20.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (10.25%) CentOS
9 27 (8.39%) Debian
10 26 (8.07%) Ubuntu
11 11 (3.42%) Mac OS X
12 8 (2.48%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.86%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.24%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.24%) SUSE
15 2 (0.62%) Android
15 2 (0.62%) AIX
15 2 (0.62%) UNIX
15 2 (0.62%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.54%) ITIL
2 46 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 39 (12.11%) Configuration Management
4 30 (9.32%) Capacity Planning
5 28 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 25 (7.76%) Service Delivery
7 20 (6.21%) Migration
8 13 (4.04%) Project Management
9 12 (3.73%) Service Management
9 12 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (3.42%) Change Control
10 11 (3.42%) Project Planning
11 10 (3.11%) Security Patching
11 10 (3.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 10 (3.11%) Office Automation
12 9 (2.80%) Logistics
12 9 (2.80%) ITIL V2
13 8 (2.48%) PRINCE2
14 7 (2.17%) Asset Management
14 7 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.11%) PowerShell
2 33 (10.25%) SQL
3 29 (9.01%) C
4 25 (7.76%) VB
5 22 (6.83%) VBScript
6 9 (2.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 75 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (22.36%) Security Cleared
3 61 (18.94%) MCSE
4 47 (14.60%) SC Cleared
5 43 (13.35%) DV Cleared
6 29 (9.01%) MCP
7 27 (8.39%) A+ Certification
8 22 (6.83%) MCITP
9 11 (3.42%) Degree
9 11 (3.42%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (2.80%) CCNA
12 7 (2.17%) MCSA
13 6 (1.86%) CISSP
13 6 (1.86%) CISA
13 6 (1.86%) CISM
13 6 (1.86%) MCTS
14 5 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.98%) SLA
2 40 (12.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 200 (62.11%) Active Directory
2 72 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.32%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 17 (5.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (3.42%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (1.86%) XenApp
8 4 (1.24%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.24%) vSphere
9 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.31%) Firmware
11 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
11 1 (0.31%) vCloud
11 1 (0.31%) pfSense
11 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 82 (25.47%) SCCM
2 29 (9.01%) Legato
3 17 (5.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (3.73%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (3.42%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.42%) WSUS
6 10 (3.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (1.86%) DameWare
8 4 (1.24%) SCOM
9 3 (0.93%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.62%) Netcool
10 2 (0.62%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.62%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.62%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.31%) SCSM
11 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 180 (55.90%) Microsoft
2 118 (36.65%) VMware
3 51 (15.84%) Cisco
4 49 (15.22%) Red Hat
5 47 (14.60%) HP
6 42 (13.04%) Citrix
7 34 (10.56%) EMC
8 33 (10.25%) NetApp
9 29 (9.01%) CommVault
10 27 (8.39%) Symantec
11 24 (7.45%) Apple
12 23 (7.14%) Oracle
13 14 (4.35%) McAfee
14 10 (3.11%) ServiceNow
14 10 (3.11%) Dell
15 8 (2.48%) IBM
15 8 (2.48%) Avaya
16 7 (2.17%) Adobe
17 6 (1.86%) Juniper
17 6 (1.86%) Dell KACE
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