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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 85 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 0.83% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.81% 2.56% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 17
Average salary £22,750 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.80% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
525 585 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.40% 32.46% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 457 504 642
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £50,000 £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
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 24 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
4 18 (35.29%) SLA
4 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 16 (31.37%) ITIL
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
6 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (27.45%) MS Office
7 13 (25.49%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
8 11 (21.57%) Office 365
9 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 9 (17.65%) SCCM
10 8 (15.69%) Degree
10 8 (15.69%) VPN
10 8 (15.69%) DNS
10 8 (15.69%) UNIX
10 8 (15.69%) VoIP
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (13.73%) WAN
11 7 (13.73%) LAN
11 7 (13.73%) Project Management
12 6 (11.76%) Cisco
12 6 (11.76%) Citrix
12 6 (11.76%) Linux
12 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
13 5 (9.80%) MCITP
13 5 (9.80%) Fat Client

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 4 (7.84%) Lync
3 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (27.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) VPN
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) VoIP
3 7 (13.73%) WAN
3 7 (13.73%) LAN
4 5 (9.80%) DHCP
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 4 (7.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) IT Support
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Service Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.80%) Support Technician
6 5 (9.80%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Junior
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Support Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Junior IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
9 2 (3.92%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Thin Client
1 5 (9.80%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
3 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.69%) UNIX
5 6 (11.76%) Linux
5 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Data Security
4 5 (9.80%) ERP
5 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.92%) Document Management
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
8 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) MCITP
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Terminal Server
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.84%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) Citrix
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Dell
5 2 (3.92%) Avaya
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) HP
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