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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 43 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.49% 1.05% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.11% 4.35% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 18
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £26,700 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
355 161 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.84% 24.14% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 159 351
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (68.12%) ITIL
3 39 (56.52%) Linux
3 39 (56.52%) VoIP
3 39 (56.52%) Mac OS X
4 38 (55.07%) Ubuntu
5 29 (42.03%) Asterisk PBX
6 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
7 25 (36.23%) MS Office
7 25 (36.23%) Samba
8 23 (33.33%) LDAP
8 23 (33.33%) Mac OS
8 23 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 23 (33.33%) Project Planning
8 23 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
9 22 (31.88%) Information Security Management
9 22 (31.88%) Security Management
9 22 (31.88%) Information Security
10 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
11 16 (23.19%) OpenStack
11 16 (23.19%) KVM
11 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
12 14 (20.29%) UNIX
12 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
12 14 (20.29%) Python
12 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
12 14 (20.29%) Perl
12 14 (20.29%) MySQL
12 14 (20.29%) Workflow
12 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 16 (23.19%) OpenStack
2 14 (20.29%) Node.js
3 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (56.52%) VoIP
2 29 (42.03%) Asterisk PBX
3 23 (33.33%) LDAP
4 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.04%) DHCP
6 2 (2.90%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.90%) SAN
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.45%) Firewall
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) MySQL
1 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
1 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (20.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.84%) Law
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
1 25 (36.23%) Help Desk Analyst
1 25 (36.23%) Help Desk Support
2 23 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 17 (24.64%) Administrator
3 17 (24.64%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (23.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (23.19%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (20.29%) Support Analyst
5 14 (20.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 12 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (17.39%) Service Analyst
7 11 (15.94%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Support Technician
11 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Open Source
2 9 (13.04%) Social Media
3 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (56.52%) Linux
2 39 (56.52%) Mac OS X
3 38 (55.07%) Ubuntu
4 23 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
4 23 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 14 (20.29%) UNIX
5 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) Android
7 2 (2.90%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) ITIL
2 23 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 22 (31.88%) Information Security Management
3 22 (31.88%) Security Management
3 22 (31.88%) Information Security
4 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
5 14 (20.29%) Workflow
5 14 (20.29%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (20.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (10.14%) Social Media Monitoring
7 4 (5.80%) Document Management
8 2 (2.90%) Analytics
9 1 (1.45%) Change Control
9 1 (1.45%) Project Management
9 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) Perl
1 14 (20.29%) Python
1 14 (20.29%) Ruby
1 14 (20.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
2 25 (36.23%) Samba
3 16 (23.19%) KVM
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.90%) NFS
6 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.45%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Cisco
2 10 (14.49%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk