The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 80 110 158
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +48
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 148 113 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.70% 2.08% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.32% 7.25% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 119 94 68
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1588 1558 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.94% 28.72% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1302 1485
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
South East

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 55 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Maidenhead - 20 £26,000 - 4
Newbury +16 16 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Bracknell -5 14 £20,500 -18.00% 2
Slough +7 12 £32,500 +22.64% 3
Windsor - 7 £36,500 -
Wokingham +12 6 £30,000 -23.07% 3
Hungerford - 1 £27,000 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 155 (57.20%) Microsoft
3 121 (44.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 114 (42.07%) Active Directory
5 83 (30.63%) VMware
6 82 (30.26%) MS Excel
7 72 (26.57%) MS Exchange
8 71 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 68 (25.09%) Windows 8
10 64 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 64 (23.62%) TCP/IP
10 64 (23.62%) MS Office
11 57 (21.03%) ITIL
11 57 (21.03%) Citrix
11 57 (21.03%) SCCM
12 56 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 52 (19.19%) Firewall
14 48 (17.71%) Windows XP
15 46 (16.97%) SQL
16 44 (16.24%) Security Cleared
17 37 (13.65%) Windows Server 2012
18 36 (13.28%) Finance
18 36 (13.28%) SC Cleared
19 35 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
20 33 (12.18%) Cisco
21 32 (11.81%) Hyper-V
22 31 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2007
22 31 (11.44%) DNS
22 31 (11.44%) MCP
23 30 (11.07%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 72 (26.57%) MS Exchange
2 35 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (11.07%) SharePoint
5 24 (8.86%) Lync
6 8 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.48%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.48%) GroupWise
9 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.11%) IIS
10 3 (1.11%) WordPress
11 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 82 (30.26%) MS Excel
2 64 (23.62%) MS Office
3 7 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) Office 365
2 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.21%) SaaS
4 5 (1.85%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (23.62%) TCP/IP
2 52 (19.19%) Firewall
3 31 (11.44%) DNS
4 28 (10.33%) VPN
5 18 (6.64%) SAN
6 17 (6.27%) LAN
7 16 (5.90%) VoIP
8 14 (5.17%) WAN
9 13 (4.80%) DHCP
10 11 (4.06%) SMTP
10 11 (4.06%) HTTP
11 9 (3.32%) SSL
12 8 (2.95%) Internet
13 7 (2.58%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.58%) NAS
14 6 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (1.85%) IP Telephony
15 5 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (1.85%) Wireless
15 5 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.21%) MS Access
4 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.58%) MSI
2 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (13.28%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.54%) Retail
4 10 (3.69%) Legal
4 10 (3.69%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.58%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.58%) French Language
5 7 (2.58%) German Language
5 7 (2.58%) Italian Language
6 6 (2.21%) Banking
7 4 (1.48%) Russian Language
7 4 (1.48%) Swedish Language
7 4 (1.48%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (26.57%) Support Engineer
2 47 (17.34%) 2nd Line Support
2 47 (17.34%) Analyst
3 37 (13.65%) Desktop Support
3 37 (13.65%) Support Analyst
4 24 (8.86%) 1st Line Support
5 21 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) Desktop Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) Help Desk Support
7 17 (6.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (5.90%) Team Leader
8 16 (5.90%) IT Support
9 15 (5.54%) Architect
10 14 (5.17%) Help Desk Engineer
10 14 (5.17%) Help Desk Support Engineer
11 13 (4.80%) Consultant
12 12 (4.43%) Technical Support
12 12 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (4.43%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.69%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.48%) ODBC
2 4 (1.48%) Web Services
3 3 (1.11%) .NET
4 1 (0.37%) HTML
4 1 (0.37%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.38%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.06%) Open Source
4 10 (3.69%) iPhone
5 9 (3.32%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.32%) Thin Client
6 8 (2.95%) Replication
7 3 (1.11%) Clustering
7 3 (1.11%) iPad
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) PMI
9 1 (0.37%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (44.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (25.09%) Windows 8
5 48 (17.71%) Windows XP
6 37 (13.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (11.07%) Linux
8 17 (6.27%) Android
9 16 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.69%) UNIX
10 10 (3.69%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (2.95%) CentOS
11 8 (2.95%) SUSE
11 8 (2.95%) Debian
11 8 (2.95%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.58%) Windows Vista
12 7 (2.58%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.11%) VMS
14 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.03%) ITIL
2 12 (4.43%) PRINCE2
3 10 (3.69%) Service Delivery
3 10 (3.69%) Incident Management
4 9 (3.32%) Project Management
4 9 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (2.95%) Migration
5 8 (2.95%) Service Management
5 8 (2.95%) Configuration Management
6 7 (2.58%) Resource Management
7 6 (2.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (1.85%) Information Security
8 5 (1.85%) Time Management
8 5 (1.85%) Computer Security
8 5 (1.85%) SIEM
8 5 (1.85%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (1.48%) Software Distribution
9 4 (1.48%) Dependency Management
9 4 (1.48%) Software Testing
9 4 (1.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.97%) SQL
2 24 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.54%) VBScript
4 13 (4.80%) VB
5 1 (0.37%) C
5 1 (0.37%) C++
5 1 (0.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 64 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (16.24%) Security Cleared
3 36 (13.28%) SC Cleared
4 31 (11.44%) MCP
5 28 (10.33%) MCSA
6 25 (9.23%) MCITP
7 22 (8.12%) MCSE
8 21 (7.75%) MCTS
9 16 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (5.54%) CCNA
11 13 (4.80%) CCNP
11 13 (4.80%) Degree
11 13 (4.80%) DV Cleared
12 9 (3.32%) CCA
12 9 (3.32%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.95%) CCEE
14 7 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (1.85%) CCIA
16 4 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (1.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 114 (42.07%) Active Directory
2 56 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (11.81%) Hyper-V
4 26 (9.59%) XenApp
5 21 (7.75%) XenDesktop
6 19 (7.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (7.01%) vSphere
7 11 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.95%) DFS Replication
9 7 (2.58%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.11%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.11%) UAG
11 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (21.03%) SCCM
2 18 (6.64%) SCOM
3 13 (4.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (3.69%) SCDPM
5 8 (2.95%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.11%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.74%) AppDNA
7 2 (0.74%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.74%) SCSM
7 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.37%) WMI
8 1 (0.37%) WSUS
8 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.37%) OpenView
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 155 (57.20%) Microsoft
2 83 (30.63%) VMware
3 57 (21.03%) Citrix
4 33 (12.18%) Cisco
5 25 (9.23%) HP
6 20 (7.38%) Dell
7 16 (5.90%) AppSense
8 15 (5.54%) Oracle
9 14 (5.17%) Fujitsu
10 13 (4.80%) Lumension
11 12 (4.43%) McAfee
11 12 (4.43%) Apple
12 11 (4.06%) Red Hat
13 9 (3.32%) Avaya
13 9 (3.32%) Symantec
14 8 (2.95%) EMC
15 5 (1.85%) Tripwire
15 5 (1.85%) Sourcefire
15 5 (1.85%) Google
15 5 (1.85%) ArcSight
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £29,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Red Cube IT Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bracknell
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Base+Bonus+Further Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago