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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 78 71 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.29% 1.59% 5.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 6.32% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 45
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,250 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
231 190 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.92% 25.20% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 209 154 336
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 24 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
3 18 (39.13%) MS Office
3 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 18 (39.13%) Mac OS X
3 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 18 (39.13%) Ubuntu
3 18 (39.13%) OpenStack
3 18 (39.13%) KVM
4 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
5 16 (34.78%) ITIL
6 15 (32.61%) VoIP
7 13 (28.26%) Cisco
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (26.09%) Perl
8 12 (26.09%) MySQL
8 12 (26.09%) UNIX
8 12 (26.09%) Python
8 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
8 12 (26.09%) Workflow
8 12 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (26.09%) Ruby
8 12 (26.09%) Open Source
8 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
8 12 (26.09%) Node.js
8 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (26.09%) Relational Database

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (39.13%) OpenStack
2 12 (26.09%) Node.js
2 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (19.57%) IIS
5 5 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Office
2 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) VoIP
2 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
3 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.04%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (10.87%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
1 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 12 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (4.35%) Xcode
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 9 (19.57%) Law
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (39.13%) Administrator
2 18 (39.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 18 (39.13%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (34.78%) Help Desk Support
3 16 (34.78%) Help Desk Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Support Technician
6 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Technician
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Technician
8 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
9 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Mac OS X
2 18 (39.13%) Ubuntu
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) UNIX
5 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.04%) Android
6 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (4.35%) OpenBSD
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Workflow
3 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (13.04%) Change Control
5 4 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Online Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Perl
1 12 (26.09%) Python
1 12 (26.09%) Ruby
1 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) KVM
3 12 (26.09%) LXC
4 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.04%) NFS
6 2 (4.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
1 6 (13.04%) NetCrunch
1 6 (13.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Splunk
3 6 (13.04%) EMC
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft