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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 176 102 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.19% 1.89% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.06% 7.05% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 110 74 79
Average salary £29,500 £29,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,950 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
1592 1447 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.82% 26.81% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1122 1237
Average salary £42,500 £41,600 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +33 86 £28,250 -18.11% 9
Bracknell +6 29 £40,000 +95.12% 1
Slough +13 20 £23,500 -4.08% 1
Newbury +3 12 £23,000 -7.07% 1
Maidenhead +1 7 £57,500 +32.18% 2
Wokingham - 2 £27,500 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 384 (100.00%) Windows
2 227 (59.11%) Active Directory
3 210 (54.69%) Microsoft
4 147 (38.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (37.76%) MS Office
6 111 (28.91%) Security Cleared
7 110 (28.65%) Windows XP
8 102 (26.56%) TCP/IP
8 102 (26.56%) VMware
9 98 (25.52%) MS Excel
10 89 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 87 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 86 (22.40%) Windows 8
13 84 (21.88%) ITIL
14 81 (21.09%) SC Cleared
15 80 (20.83%) SQL
16 77 (20.05%) SCCM
17 76 (19.79%) Citrix
18 74 (19.27%) Finance
19 68 (17.71%) MS Exchange
20 54 (14.06%) Oracle
21 52 (13.54%) HP
22 49 (12.76%) Problem Management
23 47 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
23 47 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
23 47 (12.24%) SQL Server
24 46 (11.98%) Incident Management
25 45 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
26 44 (11.46%) Hyper-V
26 44 (11.46%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 68 (17.71%) MS Exchange
2 45 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.34%) Lotus Domino
8 8 (2.08%) Live Communications Server
9 7 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.82%) Lync
10 6 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.56%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.04%) IIS
12 2 (0.52%) SAS
13 1 (0.26%) JBoss
13 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 145 (37.76%) MS Office
2 98 (25.52%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.52%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) assyst
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.47%) Office 365
2 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (26.56%) TCP/IP
2 40 (10.42%) DNS
3 37 (9.64%) LAN
4 35 (9.11%) Firewall
5 34 (8.85%) VPN
6 30 (7.81%) DHCP
6 30 (7.81%) WAN
7 22 (5.73%) SAN
8 19 (4.95%) Internet
9 7 (1.82%) SSL
10 5 (1.30%) VoIP
10 5 (1.30%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.30%) Network Security
10 5 (1.30%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.04%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.78%) Wireless
13 2 (0.52%) IPsec
13 2 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.08%) MS Access
5 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (4.95%) LoadRunner
2 13 (3.39%) MSI
3 8 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.82%) SilkPerformer
5 5 (1.30%) WinRunner
6 2 (0.52%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.52%) Selenium
6 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (19.27%) Finance
2 42 (10.94%) Retail
3 38 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.56%) Banking
5 4 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (0.52%) Advertising
6 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 158 (41.15%) Support Engineer
2 62 (16.15%) Analyst
3 53 (13.80%) IT Support
4 39 (10.16%) IT Support Engineer
5 38 (9.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 37 (9.64%) Desktop Support
6 37 (9.64%) Senior Support Engineer
7 35 (9.11%) Support Analyst
8 31 (8.07%) Problem Manager
9 28 (7.29%) Consultant
9 28 (7.29%) Service Analyst
10 27 (7.03%) Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (6.51%) Desktop Engineer
12 24 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
13 23 (5.99%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 23 (5.99%) Technical Support
13 23 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
15 19 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 18 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.08%) Application Packaging
2 7 (1.82%) Software Packaging
3 6 (1.56%) WSH
4 3 (0.78%) XML
4 3 (0.78%) JSON
5 2 (0.52%) .NET
6 1 (0.26%) Flash
6 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.42%) Statistics
3 27 (7.03%) Blackberry
4 14 (3.65%) iPhone
5 13 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.86%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.34%) PKI
8 7 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.56%) Open Source
10 5 (1.30%) EPoS
11 4 (1.04%) iPad
11 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.78%) Kindle
12 3 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 384 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (38.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (28.65%) Windows XP
4 87 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 86 (22.40%) Windows 8
6 47 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (11.46%) Linux
8 22 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (5.21%) CentOS
9 20 (5.21%) Debian
9 20 (5.21%) Ubuntu
10 14 (3.65%) SUSE
11 12 (3.13%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.08%) UNIX
13 7 (1.82%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.56%) Android
14 6 (1.56%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.30%) Solaris
16 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (21.88%) ITIL
2 49 (12.76%) Problem Management
3 46 (11.98%) Incident Management
4 43 (11.20%) Service Management
5 34 (8.85%) Migration
6 33 (8.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 30 (7.81%) ITIL V2
8 21 (5.47%) Configuration Management
9 19 (4.95%) Test Automation
10 18 (4.69%) Test Scripting
11 17 (4.43%) Regression Testing
12 15 (3.91%) Data Analysis
13 12 (3.13%) Service Delivery
14 11 (2.86%) Mentoring
15 10 (2.60%) Asset Management
16 9 (2.34%) Project Management
16 9 (2.34%) Test Management
16 9 (2.34%) Time Management
16 9 (2.34%) Change Control
17 7 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 80 (20.83%) SQL
2 42 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 33 (8.59%) VBScript
4 28 (7.29%) VB
5 7 (1.82%) C
6 5 (1.30%) Java
7 1 (0.26%) Perl
7 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 111 (28.91%) Security Cleared
2 81 (21.09%) SC Cleared
3 43 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (9.64%) DV Cleared
5 32 (8.33%) MCSE
6 19 (4.95%) ISEB
6 19 (4.95%) ISTQB
7 18 (4.69%) MCP
8 13 (3.39%) MCTS
8 13 (3.39%) MCITP
8 13 (3.39%) A+ Certification
9 10 (2.60%) MCSA
10 8 (2.08%) CCNA
10 8 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.08%) CCA
10 8 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.08%) CCEE
11 7 (1.82%) Degree
12 6 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.56%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.25%) SLA
2 16 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 227 (59.11%) Active Directory
2 89 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (11.46%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 12 (3.13%) XenApp
7 10 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.08%) vSphere
8 8 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.52%) pfSense
10 1 (0.26%) NFS
10 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 77 (20.05%) SCCM
2 28 (7.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 22 (5.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 22 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (2.60%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (2.08%) Netcool
6 8 (2.08%) Unicenter
7 7 (1.82%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.82%) WSUS
8 6 (1.56%) Legato
8 6 (1.56%) SCOM
8 6 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.30%) SCSM
10 4 (1.04%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.04%) Windows Intune
10 4 (1.04%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.04%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.78%) DameWare
Vendors
1 210 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 102 (26.56%) VMware
3 76 (19.79%) Citrix
4 54 (14.06%) Oracle
5 52 (13.54%) HP
6 44 (11.46%) Cisco
7 40 (10.42%) Fujitsu
8 22 (5.73%) Red Hat
9 21 (5.47%) Avaya
10 18 (4.69%) Symantec
11 16 (4.17%) Apple
11 16 (4.17%) EMC
12 12 (3.13%) NetApp
13 10 (2.60%) Veritas
13 10 (2.60%) IBM
14 9 (2.34%) Dell
15 8 (2.08%) AppSense
15 8 (2.08%) Meridio
16 6 (1.56%) McAfee
16 6 (1.56%) ESRI
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Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
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TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
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Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Home Base + Package
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