The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 134 154
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 173 89 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.11% 1.62% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.39% 5.82% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 132 71 73
Average salary £26,250 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1665 1530 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.95% 27.89% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1282 1477
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -2 55 £26,500 +0.95% 2
Bracknell +9 29 £20,500 -18.00% 8
Maidenhead +7 21 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Newbury +19 19 £24,500 -12.50% 3
Wokingham - 14 £30,000 - 2
Slough -1 12 £32,500 +22.64% 2
Windsor - 6 £42,750 -
Hungerford - 1 £27,000 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 291 (100.00%) Windows
2 179 (61.51%) Microsoft
3 135 (46.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 132 (45.36%) Active Directory
5 101 (34.71%) VMware
6 88 (30.24%) MS Excel
7 83 (28.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 78 (26.80%) MS Exchange
9 73 (25.09%) Windows 8
10 72 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 72 (24.74%) MS Office
11 69 (23.71%) SCCM
12 66 (22.68%) SQL
12 66 (22.68%) Citrix
13 62 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (21.31%) ITIL
14 61 (20.96%) Windows XP
14 61 (20.96%) TCP/IP
15 48 (16.49%) Security Cleared
15 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 47 (16.15%) Firewall
17 44 (15.12%) Hyper-V
18 41 (14.09%) Finance
19 39 (13.40%) DNS
19 39 (13.40%) PowerShell
20 38 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2010
21 37 (12.71%) SC Cleared
22 35 (12.03%) Telecoms
23 33 (11.34%) Oracle
24 32 (11.00%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 78 (26.80%) MS Exchange
2 38 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 32 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (8.25%) Lync
5 11 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (1.72%) IIS
9 4 (1.37%) GroupWise
9 4 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.37%) Live Communications Server
10 3 (1.03%) WordPress
11 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 88 (30.24%) MS Excel
2 72 (24.74%) MS Office
3 7 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.72%) MS Project
5 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.03%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.56%) Office 365
2 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.44%) SaaS
4 5 (1.72%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.96%) TCP/IP
2 47 (16.15%) Firewall
3 39 (13.40%) DNS
4 24 (8.25%) VPN
5 21 (7.22%) SAN
6 18 (6.19%) LAN
7 15 (5.15%) WAN
8 14 (4.81%) VoIP
9 11 (3.78%) HTTP
10 9 (3.09%) SMTP
11 8 (2.75%) DHCP
12 7 (2.41%) Internet
12 7 (2.41%) SSL
12 7 (2.41%) NAS
13 6 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (1.72%) Wireless
14 5 (1.72%) SNMP
15 4 (1.37%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.81%) MS Access
3 13 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.19%) MSI
2 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.69%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (14.09%) Finance
2 35 (12.03%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.19%) Retail
4 13 (4.47%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.09%) Legal
6 7 (2.41%) French Language
6 7 (2.41%) German Language
6 7 (2.41%) Italian Language
6 7 (2.41%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.06%) Banking
8 4 (1.37%) Swedish Language
8 4 (1.37%) Russian Language
8 4 (1.37%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (28.52%) Support Engineer
2 45 (15.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 45 (15.46%) Analyst
3 34 (11.68%) Support Analyst
4 32 (11.00%) Desktop Support
5 27 (9.28%) 1st Line Support
6 21 (7.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 21 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (6.53%) Help Desk Support
7 19 (6.53%) Desktop Engineer
8 18 (6.19%) Help Desk Engineer
9 17 (5.84%) Integration Engineer
9 17 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (5.50%) Team Leader
10 16 (5.50%) IT Support
10 16 (5.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
11 14 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (4.47%) Architect
12 13 (4.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.44%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.72%) Web Services
3 4 (1.37%) ODBC
4 3 (1.03%) .NET
5 2 (0.69%) HTML
5 2 (0.69%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) SAML
6 1 (0.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.50%) Blackberry
2 14 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.47%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.47%) Thin Client
4 11 (3.78%) Open Source
5 9 (3.09%) iPhone
6 7 (2.41%) Statistics
7 5 (1.72%) Replication
8 3 (1.03%) Clustering
8 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.69%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.34%) PMI
10 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 291 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (46.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (28.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (25.09%) Windows 8
5 61 (20.96%) Windows XP
6 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (10.31%) Linux
8 16 (5.50%) Android
9 15 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.78%) UNIX
11 10 (3.44%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (2.41%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.41%) SUSE
12 7 (2.41%) Debian
12 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
12 7 (2.41%) CentOS
13 6 (2.06%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.03%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.69%) Solaris
16 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.31%) ITIL
2 16 (5.50%) Incident Management
3 11 (3.78%) Service Management
3 11 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (3.44%) PRINCE2
4 10 (3.44%) Migration
5 9 (3.09%) Problem Management
6 8 (2.75%) Configuration Management
6 8 (2.75%) Project Management
6 8 (2.75%) Service Delivery
7 7 (2.41%) Resource Management
7 7 (2.41%) Time Management
8 6 (2.06%) Dependency Management
9 5 (1.72%) Information Security
9 5 (1.72%) SIEM
9 5 (1.72%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (1.72%) Computer Security
10 4 (1.37%) Test Scripting
10 4 (1.37%) Software Distribution
10 4 (1.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.68%) SQL
2 39 (13.40%) PowerShell
3 27 (9.28%) VBScript
4 25 (8.59%) VB
5 1 (0.34%) Java
5 1 (0.34%) C
5 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 62 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (16.49%) Security Cleared
3 37 (12.71%) SC Cleared
4 28 (9.62%) MCP
5 27 (9.28%) MCSA
6 24 (8.25%) MCITP
7 20 (6.87%) MCSE
7 20 (6.87%) MCTS
8 15 (5.15%) DV Cleared
8 15 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (4.81%) CCNA
10 12 (4.12%) CCNP
10 12 (4.12%) Degree
11 9 (3.09%) CCA
11 9 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.75%) CCEE
13 7 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (1.72%) ISTQB
14 5 (1.72%) ISEB
14 5 (1.72%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.90%) SLA
2 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 132 (45.36%) Active Directory
2 72 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (15.12%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.93%) XenApp
5 19 (6.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (6.53%) XenDesktop
6 18 (6.19%) vSphere
7 10 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.41%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.72%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.03%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.03%) UAG
11 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.34%) Xen
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 69 (23.71%) SCCM
2 25 (8.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (5.15%) SCOM
4 7 (2.41%) SCDPM
5 6 (2.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (2.06%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.37%) Unicenter
7 4 (1.37%) Netcool
8 3 (1.03%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.69%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.69%) AppDNA
9 2 (0.69%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.69%) SCSM
10 1 (0.34%) WMI
10 1 (0.34%) WSUS
10 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 179 (61.51%) Microsoft
2 101 (34.71%) VMware
3 66 (22.68%) Citrix
4 33 (11.34%) Oracle
5 31 (10.65%) Cisco
6 28 (9.62%) HP
7 20 (6.87%) Fujitsu
8 18 (6.19%) Dell
9 16 (5.50%) AppSense
10 12 (4.12%) EMC
11 10 (3.44%) Lumension
11 10 (3.44%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.09%) Symantec
12 9 (3.09%) McAfee
12 9 (3.09%) Avaya
13 8 (2.75%) Apple
14 6 (2.06%) BMC
14 6 (2.06%) Remedy
14 6 (2.06%) Google
15 5 (1.72%) Tripwire
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55800 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18017 - £19760 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
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Wokingham
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
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Bracknell
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Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Base+Bonus+Further Benefits
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Slough
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TechnoRecruit
Posted: 13 days ago
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Venn Group - UK
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
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