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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 98 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.18% 0.88% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.44% 2.18% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 21
Average salary £27,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,197 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,400 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
610 597 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.35% 40.23% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 480 496 606
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
3 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.94%) MS Office
5 25 (47.17%) Windows XP
6 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
7 14 (26.42%) Citrix
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (16.98%) Avaya
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (13.21%) ITIL
11 7 (13.21%) MCP
11 7 (13.21%) SQL
11 7 (13.21%) .NET
12 6 (11.32%) Linux
12 6 (11.32%) Degree
13 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (9.43%) OO
13 5 (9.43%) MCSE
13 5 (9.43%) MCSA
13 5 (9.43%) CSS
13 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
13 5 (9.43%) HTML
13 5 (9.43%) VPN
13 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
14 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (7.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (7.55%) Cisco
14 4 (7.55%) Nokia

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (50.94%) MS Office
2 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) VPN
2 4 (7.55%) VoIP
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) DHCP
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) PBX
5 1 (1.89%) Intranet
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) MS Access
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Administrator
2 17 (32.08%) Help Desk Administrator
3 11 (20.75%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) IT Support
5 8 (15.09%) IT Administrator
5 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.77%) CSS3
3 2 (3.77%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.55%) iPhone
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows XP
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) OO
3 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.77%) Web Development
5 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.89%) Migration
5 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.89%) Service Management
5 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PHP
2 4 (7.55%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) MCP
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) MCSE
4 5 (9.43%) MCSA
5 4 (7.55%) A+ Certification
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.55%) MOS
6 1 (1.89%) MCDST
6 1 (1.89%) HND
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (7.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Citrix
3 9 (16.98%) Avaya
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Nokia
4 4 (7.55%) Apple
4 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.55%) Symantec
4 4 (7.55%) Remedy
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) FalconStor
6 1 (1.89%) Veeam
6 1 (1.89%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.89%) Mitel
6 1 (1.89%) Websense
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
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