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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 134 65 156
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +91
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 77 216 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 3.69% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.09% 12.88% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 72 154 57
Average salary £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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
1265 1677 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.16% 28.62% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1217 1224
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -14 38 £26,500 - 8
Slough -4 12 £25,250 -22.30%
Bracknell -27 4 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Newbury -14 3 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Maidenhead +2 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Wokingham -15 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Thatcham - 1 £25,000 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 157 (62.80%) Active Directory
3 151 (60.40%) Microsoft
4 97 (38.80%) Windows 8
5 89 (35.60%) TCP/IP
5 89 (35.60%) VMware
6 84 (33.60%) MS Office
7 81 (32.40%) MS Excel
8 80 (32.00%) ITIL
9 71 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 61 (24.40%) SCCM
11 58 (23.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 56 (22.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 54 (21.60%) Linux
14 49 (19.60%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (17.20%) Cisco
17 42 (16.80%) Red Hat
17 42 (16.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 41 (16.40%) MCSE
19 39 (15.60%) Windows XP
19 39 (15.60%) Security Cleared
20 36 (14.40%) SLA
21 32 (12.80%) Citrix
21 32 (12.80%) DNS
22 31 (12.40%) VPN
23 30 (12.00%) DV Cleared
24 29 (11.60%) MS Exchange
24 29 (11.60%) DHCP
24 29 (11.60%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (11.60%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.20%) Lync
4 16 (6.40%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.60%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (3.20%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.20%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.20%) IIS
9 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 84 (33.60%) MS Office
2 81 (32.40%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.80%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.60%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (35.60%) TCP/IP
2 32 (12.80%) DNS
3 31 (12.40%) VPN
4 29 (11.60%) DHCP
5 28 (11.20%) LAN
6 23 (9.20%) WAN
6 23 (9.20%) Firewall
7 13 (5.20%) Internet
8 8 (3.20%) SAN
8 8 (3.20%) Wireless
9 6 (2.40%) Intranet
10 5 (2.00%) VoIP
11 4 (1.60%) SMTP
11 4 (1.60%) SSL
11 4 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.60%) WebEx
12 3 (1.20%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.40%) DB2
5 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (5.20%) Automotive
2 12 (4.80%) Finance
3 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.20%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (39.20%) Support Engineer
2 56 (22.40%) Analyst
3 38 (15.20%) IT Support
4 36 (14.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 31 (12.40%) IT Support Engineer
6 30 (12.00%) Architect
7 28 (11.20%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (10.80%) Desktop Support
8 27 (10.80%) Service Analyst
9 23 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (8.80%) Support Analyst
10 22 (8.80%) Technical Engineer
11 21 (8.40%) 1st Line Support
12 17 (6.80%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 13 (5.20%) Storage Architect
14 12 (4.80%) Field Engineer
14 12 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (4.80%) Technical Support
14 12 (4.80%) Consultant
14 12 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.20%) .NET
3 2 (0.80%) SAML
3 2 (0.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.00%) PDA
3 5 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.60%) PKI
5 3 (1.20%) AS400
5 3 (1.20%) iPhone
5 3 (1.20%) iPad
6 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.80%) DTV
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
7 1 (0.40%) CCTV
7 1 (0.40%) Statistics
7 1 (0.40%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (38.80%) Windows 8
3 71 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (23.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (21.60%) Linux
6 49 (19.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (16.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (15.60%) Windows XP
9 25 (10.00%) CentOS
10 18 (7.20%) Debian
11 17 (6.80%) Ubuntu
12 8 (3.20%) Windows 2000
13 6 (2.40%) UNIX
14 5 (2.00%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.60%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.60%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.20%) OS/400
16 3 (1.20%) AIX
17 2 (0.80%) Android
18 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.00%) ITIL
2 28 (11.20%) Configuration Management
3 24 (9.60%) Problem Management
3 24 (9.60%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (5.60%) Service Delivery
5 13 (5.20%) Incident Management
6 12 (4.80%) Migration
7 9 (3.60%) Service Management
8 8 (3.20%) CRM
8 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 8 (3.20%) Office Automation
9 7 (2.80%) Test Scripting
9 7 (2.80%) Project Management
10 6 (2.40%) PRINCE2
10 6 (2.40%) Change Management
10 6 (2.40%) TOGAF
10 6 (2.40%) Logistics
10 6 (2.40%) Data Protection
10 6 (2.40%) SIEM
10 6 (2.40%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.40%) C
1 21 (8.40%) SQL
2 19 (7.60%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.80%) VB
4 8 (3.20%) Java
5 7 (2.80%) VBScript
6 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (22.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.40%) MCSE
3 39 (15.60%) Security Cleared
4 30 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 28 (11.20%) SC Cleared
6 24 (9.60%) MCP
7 20 (8.00%) A+ Certification
8 14 (5.60%) MCITP
9 9 (3.60%) Degree
10 8 (3.20%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (2.40%) CISA
11 6 (2.40%) CISM
11 6 (2.40%) MCSA
11 6 (2.40%) CISSP
11 6 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.40%) CCNA
12 4 (1.60%) ISEB
12 4 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.60%) MCTS
13 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.40%) SLA
2 25 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 157 (62.80%) Active Directory
2 45 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.80%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (3.20%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (2.80%) XenApp
8 5 (2.00%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.60%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.20%) vSphere
10 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.80%) UAG
11 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.40%) Xen
12 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.40%) vCloud
12 1 (0.40%) pfSense
12 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (24.40%) SCCM
2 21 (8.40%) Legato
3 8 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.00%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.00%) WSUS
5 5 (2.00%) SCOM
6 4 (1.60%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.20%) Nagios
7 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.80%) EdgeSight
8 2 (0.80%) DameWare
8 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.40%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 151 (60.40%) Microsoft
2 89 (35.60%) VMware
3 43 (17.20%) Cisco
4 42 (16.80%) Red Hat
5 32 (12.80%) Citrix
6 29 (11.60%) HP
7 24 (9.60%) NetApp
8 23 (9.20%) EMC
9 21 (8.40%) CommVault
10 17 (6.80%) Symantec
11 12 (4.80%) Apple
12 11 (4.40%) McAfee
13 10 (4.00%) Oracle
14 6 (2.40%) Dell
14 6 (2.40%) Adobe
14 6 (2.40%) Dell KACE
15 5 (2.00%) CheckPoint
16 4 (1.60%) BT
16 4 (1.60%) AppSense
16 4 (1.60%) Avaya
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