The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 88 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.24% 0.67% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 2.67% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £24,250 £40,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.37% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,700 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £40,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 225 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 20.90% 25.22% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 153 201 105
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,275 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Brighton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) NetCrunch
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) LANDesk

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Assistant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) VMware