The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 95 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.42% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 3.92% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 26
Average salary £26,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £24,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
599 613 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.07% 39.19% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 495 531 562
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
3 22 (44.90%) MS Office
4 21 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 17 (34.69%) Citrix
6 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.41%) Avaya
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (14.29%) MCP
10 6 (12.24%) Linux
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (10.20%) Degree
11 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
11 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.20%) VPN
12 4 (8.16%) A+ Certification
12 4 (8.16%) Nokia
12 4 (8.16%) Apple
12 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
12 4 (8.16%) Symantec
12 4 (8.16%) Remedy
12 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
12 4 (8.16%) Cisco
12 4 (8.16%) VoIP
12 4 (8.16%) DHCP
12 4 (8.16%) MCSE
12 4 (8.16%) MCSA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (44.90%) MS Office
2 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 4 (8.16%) VoIP
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) MS Access
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Administrator
2 19 (38.78%) Help Desk Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) IT Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) IT Support
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Support Technician
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) CSS3
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) iPhone
2 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.16%) UNIX
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.16%) ITIL
1 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
2 2 (4.08%) OO
3 1 (2.04%) Project Management
3 1 (2.04%) Service Management
3 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.04%) Migration
3 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.04%) Web Development
3 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
2 3 (6.12%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.29%) MCP
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) MCSE
4 4 (8.16%) MCSA
4 4 (8.16%) A+ Certification
4 4 (8.16%) MOS
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCDST
6 1 (2.04%) HND
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
1 4 (8.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Citrix
3 10 (20.41%) Avaya
4 4 (8.16%) Nokia
4 4 (8.16%) Apple
4 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.16%) Symantec
4 4 (8.16%) Remedy
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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