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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 142 158
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 229 79 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.86% 1.40% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.53% 4.93% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 66 66
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £28,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -5.88%
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
1692 1602 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.54% 28.29% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1277 1468
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Bracknell +39 90 £25,000 +21.95% 4
Reading +49 80 £27,000 +8.00% 10
Wokingham +10 14 £30,000 +27.65%
Newbury +15 13 £31,500 -45.21% 2
Slough +1 10 £25,500 -53.63% 1
Windsor - 9 £27,500 -
Maidenhead -27 5 £25,000 -27.00% 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 376 (100.00%) Windows
2 218 (57.98%) Microsoft
3 184 (48.94%) Active Directory
4 167 (44.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (31.12%) VMware
6 116 (30.85%) MS Office
7 112 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 100 (26.60%) SQL
9 99 (26.33%) MS Exchange
10 97 (25.80%) Windows 8
11 96 (25.53%) Windows XP
11 96 (25.53%) MS Excel
12 93 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 84 (22.34%) ITIL
14 80 (21.28%) Citrix
15 76 (20.21%) TCP/IP
16 75 (19.95%) SCCM
17 73 (19.41%) Security Cleared
18 72 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
19 69 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
20 66 (17.55%) Finance
21 59 (15.69%) Oracle
22 57 (15.16%) SC Cleared
23 55 (14.63%) PowerShell
24 54 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
25 53 (14.10%) Hyper-V
26 46 (12.23%) Telecoms
27 45 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2007
28 44 (11.70%) HP
28 44 (11.70%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 99 (26.33%) MS Exchange
2 54 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (7.45%) SharePoint
5 25 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.59%) Lync
7 11 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (2.66%) Live Communications Server
9 8 (2.13%) IIS
10 7 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.33%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.06%) GroupWise
14 3 (0.80%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
16 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 116 (30.85%) MS Office
2 96 (25.53%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.80%) Agresso
2 3 (0.80%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.38%) Office 365
2 15 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.66%) SaaS
4 9 (2.39%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (20.21%) TCP/IP
2 44 (11.70%) DNS
3 38 (10.11%) Firewall
4 37 (9.84%) LAN
5 36 (9.57%) WAN
6 31 (8.24%) VPN
7 21 (5.59%) SAN
8 16 (4.26%) DHCP
9 10 (2.66%) VoIP
10 7 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.60%) NAS
11 6 (1.60%) SMTP
12 5 (1.33%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.33%) Internet
13 4 (1.06%) Wireless
13 4 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.06%) IMAP
13 4 (1.06%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.06%) DMZ
13 4 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.32%) MS Access
3 10 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (5.85%) MSI
2 18 (4.79%) LoadRunner
3 12 (3.19%) SilkPerformer
4 8 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.33%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 66 (17.55%) Finance
2 46 (12.23%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.31%) Retail
4 14 (3.72%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.86%) Legal
5 7 (1.86%) French Language
5 7 (1.86%) German Language
5 7 (1.86%) Italian Language
5 7 (1.86%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.06%) Swedish Language
6 4 (1.06%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.06%) Russian Language
6 4 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 124 (32.98%) Support Engineer
2 62 (16.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 58 (15.43%) Analyst
4 40 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 35 (9.31%) Desktop Support
6 34 (9.04%) IT Support
7 31 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 31 (8.24%) Consultant
8 30 (7.98%) 1st Line Support
9 28 (7.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 25 (6.65%) Integration Engineer
11 20 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
11 20 (5.32%) Service Analyst
11 20 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 19 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (4.79%) Help Desk Support
13 18 (4.79%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (4.79%) IT Support Engineer
14 16 (4.26%) Team Leader
14 16 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.93%) Application Packaging
2 6 (1.60%) Web Services
3 4 (1.06%) ODBC
4 1 (0.27%) SAML
4 1 (0.27%) WCF
4 1 (0.27%) HTML5
4 1 (0.27%) XML
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.12%) Blackberry
1 23 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.85%) Statistics
3 16 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 16 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 12 (3.19%) iPhone
5 9 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.60%) Open Source
7 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.06%) Clustering
8 3 (0.80%) PKI
8 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.53%) iPad
9 2 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.53%) EPoS
10 1 (0.27%) VLE
10 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 376 (100.00%) Windows
2 167 (44.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 97 (25.80%) Windows 8
5 96 (25.53%) Windows XP
6 72 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (11.70%) Linux
8 25 (6.65%) Android
9 21 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (5.32%) CentOS
10 20 (5.32%) SUSE
10 20 (5.32%) Debian
10 20 (5.32%) Ubuntu
11 15 (3.99%) UNIX
12 11 (2.93%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (2.39%) Solaris
14 8 (2.13%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.60%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.34%) ITIL
2 27 (7.18%) Incident Management
3 25 (6.65%) Service Management
3 25 (6.65%) Migration
4 23 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 16 (4.26%) Regression Testing
6 15 (3.99%) Test Automation
7 14 (3.72%) Mentoring
8 13 (3.46%) Test Scripting
9 12 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (3.19%) ITIL V2
9 12 (3.19%) Test Management
10 10 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (2.39%) Validation
11 9 (2.39%) Configuration Management
11 9 (2.39%) PRINCE2
11 9 (2.39%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (2.39%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (2.13%) Resource Management
13 7 (1.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (26.60%) SQL
2 55 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 39 (10.37%) VBScript
3 39 (10.37%) VB
4 3 (0.80%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
5 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.27%) Korn
5 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (19.41%) Security Cleared
2 69 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (15.16%) SC Cleared
4 33 (8.78%) MCITP
5 32 (8.51%) MCP
5 32 (8.51%) MCSE
6 28 (7.45%) MCSA
7 25 (6.65%) MCTS
8 23 (6.12%) DV Cleared
9 19 (5.05%) ISTQB
9 19 (5.05%) ISEB
10 16 (4.26%) CCNA
10 16 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (2.66%) Degree
14 8 (2.13%) CCNP
15 6 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.60%) CCA
15 6 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.65%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 184 (48.94%) Active Directory
2 93 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (14.10%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.85%) XenApp
5 18 (4.79%) XenDesktop
6 17 (4.52%) vSphere
6 17 (4.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (3.19%) VMware ESX
8 9 (2.39%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.33%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.27%) NFS
12 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.27%) UAG
12 1 (0.27%) XenServer
12 1 (0.27%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 75 (19.95%) SCCM
2 33 (8.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 19 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (3.46%) SCOM
5 12 (3.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (3.19%) NetBackup
6 10 (2.66%) Netcool
6 10 (2.66%) Unicenter
6 10 (2.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (1.60%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.60%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.60%) SCSM
8 5 (1.33%) XenMobile
9 4 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.06%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.27%) OpenView
11 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.27%) MOM
11 1 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 218 (57.98%) Microsoft
2 117 (31.12%) VMware
3 80 (21.28%) Citrix
4 59 (15.69%) Oracle
5 44 (11.70%) HP
6 36 (9.57%) Fujitsu
7 31 (8.24%) Cisco
8 21 (5.59%) Red Hat
9 20 (5.32%) Dell
10 18 (4.79%) AppSense
11 13 (3.46%) EMC
11 13 (3.46%) Avaya
12 12 (3.19%) Veritas
13 11 (2.93%) Meridio
14 10 (2.66%) Symantec
15 9 (2.39%) NetApp
16 8 (2.13%) Lumension
17 7 (1.86%) SonicWALL
18 6 (1.60%) Remedy
18 6 (1.60%) BMC
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Salary: £27,000 per annum Salary Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
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