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 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 99 72 140
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +68
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 119 174 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.39% 3.10% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.61% 10.41% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 130 67
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
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
1238 1672 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.85% 29.81% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1238 1280
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 £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 31 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 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
Reading +14 61 £24,000 -9.43% 9
Slough -3 15 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Bracknell -11 9 £20,500 - 1
Newbury -1 4 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Windsor +2 2 £27,750 -35.08%
Wokingham -22 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Hungerford +3 1 £22,000 -18.51%
Maidenhead -17 1 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 296 (100.00%) Windows
2 187 (63.18%) Active Directory
3 166 (56.08%) Microsoft
4 107 (36.15%) VMware
5 105 (35.47%) ITIL
6 103 (34.80%) MS Office
6 103 (34.80%) Windows 8
7 96 (32.43%) MS Excel
7 96 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 88 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (26.01%) SCCM
10 72 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 66 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 63 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 62 (20.95%) Linux
14 61 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 57 (19.26%) Security Cleared
15 57 (19.26%) MCSE
16 52 (17.57%) Windows XP
17 51 (17.23%) Cisco
18 46 (15.54%) Red Hat
18 46 (15.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 43 (14.53%) SLA
20 41 (13.85%) Problem Management
21 40 (13.51%) Citrix
22 39 (13.18%) HP
22 39 (13.18%) DV Cleared
23 38 (12.84%) SC Cleared
24 37 (12.50%) VPN
24 37 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 37 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.43%) Lync
4 16 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.39%) Lotus Domino
6 10 (3.38%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.35%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.34%) IIS
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 103 (34.80%) MS Office
2 96 (32.43%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.35%) assyst
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.14%) Office 365
2 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 37 (12.50%) VPN
3 34 (11.49%) DNS
4 30 (10.14%) DHCP
5 27 (9.12%) Firewall
6 26 (8.78%) LAN
7 19 (6.42%) Internet
8 18 (6.08%) WAN
9 11 (3.72%) SAN
10 7 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (2.36%) SSL
11 6 (2.03%) Wireless
11 6 (2.03%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.35%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.35%) WebEx
12 4 (1.35%) SMTP
13 3 (1.01%) IPsec
13 3 (1.01%) Intranet
13 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.69%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 17 (5.74%) Automotive
2 16 (5.41%) Finance
3 11 (3.72%) Retail
3 11 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.01%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (39.19%) Support Engineer
2 55 (18.58%) Analyst
3 38 (12.84%) Architect
4 37 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 37 (12.50%) IT Support
5 34 (11.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 31 (10.47%) Desktop Support
7 29 (9.80%) Service Analyst
8 28 (9.46%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (8.78%) Technical Engineer
10 25 (8.45%) Support Analyst
10 25 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 23 (7.77%) 1st Line Support
12 18 (6.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 17 (5.74%) Storage Architect
13 17 (5.74%) Technical Support
13 17 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
15 15 (5.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 15 (5.07%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.04%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.68%) SAML
3 1 (0.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.04%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.04%) iPhone
2 9 (3.04%) Statistics
3 8 (2.70%) PKI
3 8 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 8 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.36%) iPad
5 6 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.69%) PDA
7 3 (1.01%) AS400
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.34%) CCTV
9 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.34%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 296 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (34.80%) Windows 8
3 88 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (20.95%) Linux
7 52 (17.57%) Windows XP
8 46 (15.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (9.80%) CentOS
10 22 (7.43%) Debian
11 21 (7.09%) Ubuntu
12 11 (3.72%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.70%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.03%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.35%) UNIX
16 3 (1.01%) OS/400
16 3 (1.01%) AIX
16 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.01%) Android
17 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (35.47%) ITIL
2 41 (13.85%) Problem Management
3 35 (11.82%) Configuration Management
4 32 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 22 (7.43%) Service Delivery
7 14 (4.73%) Migration
8 12 (4.05%) Service Management
9 11 (3.72%) Project Management
10 9 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 8 (2.70%) Office Automation
11 8 (2.70%) PRINCE2
11 8 (2.70%) Logistics
12 7 (2.36%) Asset Management
12 7 (2.36%) TOGAF
12 7 (2.36%) CRM
12 7 (2.36%) Change Management
12 7 (2.36%) Security Patching
12 7 (2.36%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.14%) PowerShell
2 29 (9.80%) C
3 27 (9.12%) SQL
4 19 (6.42%) VB
5 14 (4.73%) VBScript
6 9 (3.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (19.26%) MCSE
2 57 (19.26%) Security Cleared
3 39 (13.18%) DV Cleared
4 38 (12.84%) SC Cleared
5 26 (8.78%) MCP
5 26 (8.78%) A+ Certification
6 18 (6.08%) MCITP
7 12 (4.05%) Degree
8 11 (3.72%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (3.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.36%) CCNA
11 6 (2.03%) CISSP
11 6 (2.03%) CISA
11 6 (2.03%) CISM
12 5 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.69%) MCSA
13 4 (1.35%) MCTS
14 3 (1.01%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.53%) SLA
2 36 (12.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 187 (63.18%) Active Directory
2 61 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.42%) VMware ESX
5 12 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (3.72%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (1.69%) XenApp
8 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.01%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.01%) vSphere
9 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.68%) UAG
9 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.34%) Firmware
10 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.34%) Xen
10 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.34%) vCloud
10 1 (0.34%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 77 (26.01%) SCCM
2 29 (9.80%) Legato
3 13 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (4.05%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (2.36%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.36%) WSUS
6 6 (2.03%) DameWare
7 5 (1.69%) SCOM
8 4 (1.35%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.68%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.68%) Nagios
10 1 (0.34%) Netcool
10 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.34%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 166 (56.08%) Microsoft
2 107 (36.15%) VMware
3 51 (17.23%) Cisco
4 46 (15.54%) Red Hat
5 40 (13.51%) Citrix
6 39 (13.18%) HP
7 33 (11.15%) EMC
7 33 (11.15%) NetApp
8 29 (9.80%) CommVault
9 23 (7.77%) Apple
10 21 (7.09%) Symantec
11 18 (6.08%) Oracle
12 14 (4.73%) McAfee
13 10 (3.38%) ServiceNow
14 8 (2.70%) Dell
15 7 (2.36%) Adobe
15 7 (2.36%) Avaya
16 6 (2.03%) Juniper
16 6 (2.03%) IBM
16 6 (2.03%) Bomgar
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