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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 87 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.49% 0.98% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.57% 2.97% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 26
Average salary £24,500 £20,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £37,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,780 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -10.73%
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
460 606 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.55% 32.93% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 381 497 556
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
6 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (27.91%) SLA
8 11 (25.58%) MS Office
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) Office 365
9 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
10 9 (20.93%) LAN
10 9 (20.93%) VPN
11 8 (18.60%) WAN
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
11 8 (18.60%) SCCM
12 7 (16.28%) Wireless
12 7 (16.28%) VoIP
13 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
13 6 (13.95%) UNIX
13 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.95%) Cisco
13 6 (13.95%) Citrix
13 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
13 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 5 (11.63%) MCITP
14 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
14 5 (11.63%) PowerShell

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.65%) Lync
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LAN
1 9 (20.93%) VPN
2 8 (18.60%) WAN
3 7 (16.28%) Wireless
3 7 (16.28%) VoIP
4 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 2 (4.65%) FTP
6 2 (4.65%) Firewall
7 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.33%) Military
1 1 (2.33%) Electronics
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) IT Support
2 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
3 5 (11.63%) Support Technician
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
1 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.95%) UNIX
7 5 (11.63%) Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) Data Security
4 5 (11.63%) ERP
5 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) System Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Document Management
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) MCITP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Terminal Server
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Dell
4 2 (4.65%) Avaya
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) ESRI
5 1 (2.33%) HP
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