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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 93 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.72% 1.61% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 4.65% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 19
Average salary £25,650 £22,250 £31,661
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.28% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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
386 623 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.79% 34.50% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 343 509 519
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 15 (46.88%) MS Office
5 12 (37.50%) ITIL
5 12 (37.50%) Office 365
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 10 (31.25%) LAN
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (28.13%) WAN
8 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (28.13%) Wireless
9 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.75%) SLA
10 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
10 6 (18.75%) VMware
11 5 (15.63%) MCP
11 5 (15.63%) DNS
11 5 (15.63%) DHCP
11 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (9.38%) Citrix
12 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
12 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
13 2 (6.25%) SCOrch

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) LAN
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
2 9 (28.13%) Wireless
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) ADSL
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
6 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate
8 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) CMDB
1 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.25%) System Testing
3 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCP
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
3 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Avaya
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) ESRI
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Websense
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 23 hours ago