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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 68 141 169
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 198 93 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.43% 1.58% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.20% 5.50% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 131 72 48
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,050 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
1768 1690 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.64% 28.73% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1295 1370
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,800
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +48 102 £28,000 -20.00% 8
Bracknell +22 59 £35,000 +70.73% 3
Newbury +5 11 £24,000 +6.66%
Maidenhead +9 10 £31,250 -
Slough -12 9 £28,000 +19.14% 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 425 (100.00%) Windows
2 250 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 246 (57.88%) Microsoft
4 184 (43.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 155 (36.47%) MS Office
6 132 (31.06%) Windows XP
7 123 (28.94%) VMware
8 121 (28.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 112 (26.35%) SQL
10 111 (26.12%) MS Excel
11 109 (25.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 104 (24.47%) Security Cleared
13 99 (23.29%) Citrix
14 97 (22.82%) Windows 8
15 96 (22.59%) TCP/IP
16 89 (20.94%) MS Exchange
17 85 (20.00%) Finance
18 81 (19.06%) ITIL
18 81 (19.06%) Oracle
18 81 (19.06%) SCCM
19 80 (18.82%) SC Cleared
20 67 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
21 62 (14.59%) PowerShell
22 58 (13.65%) Hyper-V
23 56 (13.18%) DNS
24 53 (12.47%) Exchange Server 2010
24 53 (12.47%) SQL Server
25 51 (12.00%) Fujitsu
26 49 (11.53%) VBScript
27 48 (11.29%) Retail

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 89 (20.94%) MS Exchange
2 53 (12.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (3.06%) Live Communications Server
6 13 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (3.06%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.35%) Lync
8 8 (1.88%) IIS
9 7 (1.65%) ArcGIS
9 7 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.41%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 155 (36.47%) MS Office
2 111 (26.12%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Academy Housing
2 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.47%) Office 365
2 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.41%) IaaS
4 4 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (22.59%) TCP/IP
2 56 (13.18%) DNS
3 43 (10.12%) LAN
3 43 (10.12%) WAN
4 34 (8.00%) VPN
4 34 (8.00%) Firewall
5 26 (6.12%) DHCP
6 24 (5.65%) SAN
7 9 (2.12%) Internet
8 5 (1.18%) VoIP
9 4 (0.94%) Network Security
9 4 (0.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.94%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.71%) SMTP
10 3 (0.71%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.47%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.47%) Wireless
12 1 (0.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.00%) MS Access
3 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (6.35%) MSI
2 26 (6.12%) LoadRunner
3 12 (2.82%) SilkPerformer
4 11 (2.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.18%) WinRunner
6 2 (0.47%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.47%) Selenium
6 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (20.00%) Finance
2 48 (11.29%) Retail
3 45 (10.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.65%) Banking
5 6 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.24%) Legal
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 164 (38.59%) Support Engineer
2 72 (16.94%) Analyst
3 54 (12.71%) IT Support
4 47 (11.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 43 (10.12%) Support Analyst
6 42 (9.88%) Desktop Support
7 41 (9.65%) Senior Support Engineer
8 36 (8.47%) Integration Engineer
9 35 (8.24%) IT Support Engineer
10 34 (8.00%) Consultant
11 33 (7.76%) Service Analyst
11 33 (7.76%) Service Desk Analyst
12 27 (6.35%) Problem Manager
13 26 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 25 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
15 23 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
16 21 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
17 20 (4.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 20 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 20 (4.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.18%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.94%) XML
3 3 (0.71%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.71%) WSH
3 3 (0.71%) JSON
4 2 (0.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.24%) Flash
5 1 (0.24%) WCF
5 1 (0.24%) HTML5
5 1 (0.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.41%) Statistics
2 39 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.59%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.76%) Thin Client
4 16 (3.76%) Fat Client
5 12 (2.82%) iPhone
5 12 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.65%) PKI
7 5 (1.18%) EPoS
7 5 (1.18%) Open Source
8 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.71%) Kindle
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.24%) Clustering
11 1 (0.24%) VLE
11 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 425 (100.00%) Windows
2 184 (43.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (31.06%) Windows XP
4 121 (28.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 97 (22.82%) Windows 8
6 67 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (8.71%) Linux
8 17 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (3.76%) CentOS
9 16 (3.76%) SUSE
9 16 (3.76%) Debian
9 16 (3.76%) Ubuntu
10 15 (3.53%) Android
11 13 (3.06%) Windows Vista
11 13 (3.06%) UNIX
12 9 (2.12%) Solaris
13 7 (1.65%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.18%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.06%) ITIL
2 45 (10.59%) Service Management
3 43 (10.12%) Incident Management
4 41 (9.65%) Problem Management
5 29 (6.82%) Migration
6 28 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (6.35%) ITIL V2
8 25 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 23 (5.41%) Regression Testing
10 22 (5.18%) Test Scripting
11 16 (3.76%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.29%) Test Management
13 10 (2.35%) Mobile Device Management
13 10 (2.35%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.12%) Validation
14 9 (2.12%) Asset Management
14 9 (2.12%) Data Analysis
14 9 (2.12%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (1.88%) Time Management
16 7 (1.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.35%) SQL
2 62 (14.59%) PowerShell
3 49 (11.53%) VBScript
4 47 (11.06%) VB
5 4 (0.94%) Java
6 3 (0.71%) C#
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) Perl
7 1 (0.24%) Korn
7 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 104 (24.47%) Security Cleared
2 80 (18.82%) SC Cleared
3 44 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 26 (6.12%) ISTQB
5 26 (6.12%) ISEB
6 23 (5.41%) MCSE
7 22 (5.18%) MCP
8 21 (4.94%) MCTS
9 20 (4.71%) MCSA
10 18 (4.24%) MCITP
11 12 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.59%) CCNA
12 11 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (2.35%) CCEE
13 10 (2.35%) CCA
13 10 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.88%) A+ Certification
15 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 250 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 109 (25.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (13.65%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.24%) XenApp
5 15 (3.53%) XenDesktop
6 14 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (2.82%) vSphere
7 12 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 9 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.71%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.47%) pfSense
11 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.24%) NFS
12 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 81 (19.06%) SCCM
2 44 (10.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 29 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (5.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 14 (3.29%) NetBackup
6 13 (3.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 13 (3.06%) Netcool
6 13 (3.06%) Unicenter
7 5 (1.18%) EdgeSight
7 5 (1.18%) SCOM
8 4 (0.94%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.94%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.94%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.94%) SCSM
8 4 (0.94%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 246 (57.88%) Microsoft
2 123 (28.94%) VMware
3 99 (23.29%) Citrix
4 81 (19.06%) Oracle
5 51 (12.00%) Fujitsu
6 46 (10.82%) HP
7 38 (8.94%) Cisco
8 18 (4.24%) Avaya
9 17 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.53%) AppSense
11 14 (3.29%) Veritas
11 14 (3.29%) EMC
12 13 (3.06%) Meridio
13 10 (2.35%) Dell
14 9 (2.12%) SonicWALL
14 9 (2.12%) NetApp
15 7 (1.65%) Lumension
15 7 (1.65%) ESRI
15 7 (1.65%) IBM
16 6 (1.41%) Apple
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £19500 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Eden Lea
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago