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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 179 78 130
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +52
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 46 171 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 3.14% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 10.56% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 112 77
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
1298 1620 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.04% 29.74% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1211 1160
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 -59 17 £26,000 -11.86% 3
Slough -3 12 £32,500 +30.00%
Bracknell -32 3 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Wokingham -10 2 £21,500 - 2
Hungerford - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (66.36%) Microsoft
3 70 (65.42%) Active Directory
4 41 (38.32%) MS Office
5 40 (37.38%) Windows Server
6 35 (32.71%) MS Excel
6 35 (32.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (31.78%) VMware
7 34 (31.78%) Windows 8
8 26 (24.30%) ITIL
8 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
9 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (22.43%) Citrix
11 20 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (17.76%) Cisco
13 18 (16.82%) Windows 10
13 18 (16.82%) DHCP
13 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
14 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.95%) LAN
15 16 (14.95%) VPN
15 16 (14.95%) DNS
15 16 (14.95%) SCCM
15 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (14.02%) Office 365
16 15 (14.02%) Apple
16 15 (14.02%) SQL
16 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (13.08%) Firewall
17 14 (13.08%) VoIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.08%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.41%) Lync
5 6 (5.61%) IIS
6 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.74%) CMS
8 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.93%) SAS
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (38.32%) MS Office
2 35 (32.71%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.93%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Office 365
2 3 (2.80%) IaaS
2 3 (2.80%) PaaS
2 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.82%) DHCP
1 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.95%) DNS
2 16 (14.95%) LAN
2 16 (14.95%) VPN
3 14 (13.08%) Firewall
3 14 (13.08%) VoIP
3 14 (13.08%) WAN
4 13 (12.15%) Internet
5 9 (8.41%) Intranet
5 9 (8.41%) Wireless
6 6 (5.61%) SAN
7 4 (3.74%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.80%) Network Security
8 3 (2.80%) Skype
8 3 (2.80%) VLAN
9 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.93%) SMTP
9 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.87%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Advertising
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Support Engineer
2 32 (29.91%) Analyst
3 20 (18.69%) Desktop Support
4 19 (17.76%) IT Support
5 15 (14.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (13.08%) IT Engineer
7 13 (12.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (12.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (12.15%) Server Support
7 13 (12.15%) Service Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) Support Analyst
8 12 (11.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (11.21%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (11.21%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (10.28%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (10.28%) Windows Support Engineer
10 10 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (9.35%) IT Analyst
11 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) .NET
2 4 (3.74%) WCF
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.48%) Driving Licence
3 7 (6.54%) Handset
4 6 (5.61%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.61%) iPhone
5 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.93%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) PACS
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (37.38%) Windows Server
3 35 (32.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (31.78%) Windows 8
5 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (16.82%) Windows 10
7 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (10.28%) Mac OS X
9 9 (8.41%) Windows XP
10 8 (7.48%) Android
11 7 (6.54%) Linux
12 5 (4.67%) Debian
12 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
12 5 (4.67%) Unix
13 4 (3.74%) CentOS
13 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 8 (7.48%) Service Management
3 7 (6.54%) Incident Management
4 6 (5.61%) Content Management
4 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.61%) Workflow
5 5 (4.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (4.67%) CRM
5 5 (4.67%) Document Management
5 5 (4.67%) Presales
6 4 (3.74%) B2B
6 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.74%) Information Security
6 4 (3.74%) Line Management
6 4 (3.74%) Process Management
6 4 (3.74%) System Testing
7 3 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.80%) ITSM
7 3 (2.80%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.80%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) Perl
2 3 (2.80%) Python
2 3 (2.80%) Ruby
3 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.93%) VB
3 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) MCP
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.80%) MCITP
4 3 (2.80%) MCSA
4 3 (2.80%) MCSE
4 3 (2.80%) MCTS
4 3 (2.80%) MOS
4 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) COBIT
2 3 (2.80%) COSO
3 1 (0.93%) DICOM
System Software
1 70 (65.42%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.54%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.80%) XenApp
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.93%) vSphere
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) SCCM
2 2 (1.87%) SCOM
3 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Nagios
3 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.93%) SCSM
3 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.93%) WSUS
3 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (66.36%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.78%) VMware
3 24 (22.43%) Citrix
4 19 (17.76%) Cisco
5 15 (14.02%) Apple
6 14 (13.08%) Dell
7 13 (12.15%) HP
8 6 (5.61%) Adobe
9 5 (4.67%) IBM
9 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.67%) SAP
10 4 (3.74%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.80%) BT
11 3 (2.80%) Dell KACE
11 3 (2.80%) Kofax
11 3 (2.80%) Polycom
11 3 (2.80%) Remedy
12 2 (1.87%) Altiris
12 2 (1.87%) Equitrac
12 2 (1.87%) Mitel
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