The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 44 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.88% 3.76% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.46% 11.63% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 14
Average salary £37,500 £20,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 172 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.40% 32.33% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 128 121
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bracknell region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
3 32 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 28 (53.85%) MS Office
5 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (44.23%) Problem Management
6 23 (44.23%) Incident Management
6 23 (44.23%) Statistics
7 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
8 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (36.54%) Fujitsu
9 19 (36.54%) VMware
9 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (34.62%) ITIL
11 17 (32.69%) Oracle
12 16 (30.77%) Service Management
12 16 (30.77%) Finance
12 16 (30.77%) ITIL V2
12 16 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (28.85%) SCCM
13 15 (28.85%) SQL
14 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
14 14 (26.92%) Citrix
14 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
14 14 (26.92%) PowerShell
15 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 13 (25.00%) Retail

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) Live Communications Server
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) ArcGIS
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (53.85%) MS Office
2 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) DHCP
1 12 (23.08%) DNS
2 8 (15.38%) SAN
3 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MS Access
3 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 13 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Problem Manager
2 15 (28.85%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Test Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.92%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (1.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Statistics
2 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 6 (11.54%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.92%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Incident Management
1 23 (44.23%) Problem Management
2 18 (34.62%) ITIL
3 16 (30.77%) Service Management
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL V2
3 16 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) Time Management
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.92%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.46%) VBScript
3 7 (13.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
2 32 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) CCEE
4 6 (11.54%) CCIA
4 6 (11.54%) CCA
4 6 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.69%) ISEB
6 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) MCSA
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (13.46%) XenApp
5 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) SCCM
2 10 (19.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
3 7 (13.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (13.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (11.54%) Netcool
4 6 (11.54%) Unicenter
5 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.92%) SCSM
6 1 (1.92%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (36.54%) VMware
2 19 (36.54%) Fujitsu
3 17 (32.69%) Oracle
4 14 (26.92%) Citrix
5 10 (19.23%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) EMC
6 7 (13.46%) Veritas
7 6 (11.54%) AppSense
7 6 (11.54%) Meridio
8 5 (9.62%) IBM
9 4 (7.69%) ESRI
9 4 (7.69%) Lumension
10 3 (5.77%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.92%) NetApp
11 1 (1.92%) SAP