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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 61 136 161
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 219 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.73% 1.66% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.51% 5.65% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 141 84 49
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
1751 1771 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.80% 29.38% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1388 1419
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +68 108 £28,000 - 11
Bracknell +22 82 £25,000 +21.95% 4
Newbury +14 9 £24,000 +6.66%
Maidenhead -12 9 £30,000 -10.44%
Slough -16 4 £39,250 +67.02%
Windsor - 1 £26,000 - 2
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 423 (100.00%) Windows
2 249 (58.87%) Microsoft
3 240 (56.74%) Active Directory
4 188 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 153 (36.17%) MS Office
6 124 (29.31%) Windows XP
7 123 (29.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 119 (28.13%) VMware
9 115 (27.19%) SQL
10 108 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 107 (25.30%) Windows 8
12 105 (24.82%) MS Exchange
13 99 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 92 (21.75%) ITIL
15 90 (21.28%) TCP/IP
15 90 (21.28%) Security Cleared
16 86 (20.33%) Citrix
17 82 (19.39%) Finance
18 77 (18.20%) SCCM
19 74 (17.49%) Oracle
20 71 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
21 68 (16.08%) SC Cleared
22 61 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
23 60 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
24 56 (13.24%) PowerShell
24 56 (13.24%) Hyper-V
25 54 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
26 53 (12.53%) SQL Server
27 52 (12.29%) DNS
28 48 (11.35%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 105 (24.82%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (5.67%) SharePoint
6 18 (4.26%) Lync
7 13 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.84%) Live Communications Server
9 10 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.89%) IIS
12 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.42%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.95%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 153 (36.17%) MS Office
2 108 (25.53%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.71%) Agresso
2 3 (0.71%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.20%) Office 365
2 14 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.36%) SaaS
4 8 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (21.28%) TCP/IP
2 52 (12.29%) DNS
3 42 (9.93%) LAN
3 42 (9.93%) WAN
4 41 (9.69%) Firewall
5 29 (6.86%) VPN
6 24 (5.67%) DHCP
7 21 (4.96%) SAN
8 7 (1.65%) Internet
8 7 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (1.42%) NAS
10 5 (1.18%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.18%) VoIP
11 4 (0.95%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.71%) SMTP
13 2 (0.47%) Network Security
14 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.24%) 3G
14 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.20%) MS Access
3 13 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (6.15%) LoadRunner
1 26 (6.15%) MSI
2 12 (2.84%) SilkPerformer
3 8 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (1.18%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.47%) StarTeam
General
1 82 (19.39%) Finance
2 45 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 42 (9.93%) Retail
4 14 (3.31%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.42%) Banking
6 4 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.24%) French Language
8 1 (0.24%) German Language
8 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 154 (36.41%) Support Engineer
2 68 (16.08%) Analyst
3 60 (14.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 46 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 45 (10.64%) IT Support
6 44 (10.40%) Desktop Support
7 38 (8.98%) Senior Support Engineer
8 33 (7.80%) Consultant
8 33 (7.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 31 (7.33%) Integration Engineer
9 31 (7.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 28 (6.62%) Service Analyst
10 28 (6.62%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (6.62%) Desktop Engineer
11 23 (5.44%) Problem Manager
11 23 (5.44%) 1st Line Support
12 20 (4.73%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.49%) Test Consultant
14 18 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 18 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.42%) Web Services
1 6 (1.42%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.95%) XML
3 3 (0.71%) JSON
4 2 (0.47%) WSH
4 2 (0.47%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.24%) WCF
5 1 (0.24%) HTML5
5 1 (0.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.27%) Statistics
3 26 (6.15%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.55%) Thin Client
4 15 (3.55%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.60%) iPhone
6 10 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.89%) Open Source
8 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.95%) PKI
9 3 (0.71%) EPoS
9 3 (0.71%) Clustering
10 2 (0.47%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) Kindle
11 1 (0.24%) Wiki
11 1 (0.24%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 423 (100.00%) Windows
2 188 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 124 (29.31%) Windows XP
4 123 (29.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 107 (25.30%) Windows 8
6 71 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (8.75%) Linux
8 22 (5.20%) Android
9 16 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.55%) CentOS
10 15 (3.55%) SUSE
10 15 (3.55%) Debian
10 15 (3.55%) Ubuntu
11 14 (3.31%) UNIX
12 13 (3.07%) Windows Vista
13 9 (2.13%) Solaris
14 8 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (1.18%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.75%) ITIL
2 41 (9.69%) Service Management
3 38 (8.98%) Incident Management
4 36 (8.51%) Problem Management
5 29 (6.86%) Migration
6 23 (5.44%) Regression Testing
6 23 (5.44%) Test Automation
6 23 (5.44%) ITIL V2
6 23 (5.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (4.73%) Test Scripting
8 15 (3.55%) Mentoring
9 12 (2.84%) Test Management
10 11 (2.60%) Configuration Management
11 10 (2.36%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (2.13%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (2.13%) Validation
12 9 (2.13%) Asset Management
13 8 (1.89%) Time Management
14 7 (1.65%) Performance Management
14 7 (1.65%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.19%) SQL
2 56 (13.24%) PowerShell
3 42 (9.93%) VBScript
4 40 (9.46%) VB
5 3 (0.71%) C#
6 1 (0.24%) Java
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.24%) Korn
6 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 68 (16.08%) SC Cleared
3 61 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (6.86%) MCP
4 29 (6.86%) DV Cleared
5 27 (6.38%) MCSE
5 27 (6.38%) MCSA
6 26 (6.15%) ISEB
6 26 (6.15%) ISTQB
6 26 (6.15%) MCTS
7 24 (5.67%) MCITP
8 13 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (2.60%) CCNA
9 11 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.65%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.65%) CCA
10 7 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (1.65%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.26%) SLA
2 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 240 (56.74%) Active Directory
2 99 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (13.24%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.26%) XenApp
4 18 (4.26%) vSphere
5 13 (3.07%) XenDesktop
6 12 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (2.84%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.47%) pfSense
10 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.24%) NFS
11 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 77 (18.20%) SCCM
2 39 (9.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 26 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 14 (3.31%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 12 (2.84%) Netcool
6 12 (2.84%) Unicenter
7 5 (1.18%) SCOM
7 5 (1.18%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.18%) EdgeSight
8 4 (0.95%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.95%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.95%) SCSM
9 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.24%) MOM
10 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 249 (58.87%) Microsoft
2 119 (28.13%) VMware
3 86 (20.33%) Citrix
4 74 (17.49%) Oracle
5 48 (11.35%) HP
6 43 (10.17%) Fujitsu
7 41 (9.69%) Cisco
8 21 (4.96%) Avaya
9 17 (4.02%) Dell
10 16 (3.78%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.31%) Veritas
12 13 (3.07%) EMC
12 13 (3.07%) Meridio
13 12 (2.84%) AppSense
14 9 (2.13%) SonicWALL
14 9 (2.13%) NetApp
15 8 (1.89%) Symantec
16 6 (1.42%) Remedy
16 6 (1.42%) Apple
16 6 (1.42%) BMC
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