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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 81 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.86% 1.25% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 3.55% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 13
Average salary £25,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,600 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
528 507 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.69% 35.28% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 440 408 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.00%) ITIL
5 16 (32.00%) MS Office
5 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (32.00%) Windows 8
6 15 (30.00%) SLA
6 15 (30.00%) SQL
7 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
7 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (26.00%) SCCM
9 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
9 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (20.00%) UNIX
10 10 (20.00%) Linux
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco
11 9 (18.00%) VoIP
12 8 (16.00%) Degree
13 7 (14.00%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (14.00%) DNS
13 7 (14.00%) MCP
13 7 (14.00%) Project Management
13 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (12.00%) VPN
14 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
14 6 (12.00%) Firewall
14 6 (12.00%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Lync
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) VoIP
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) VPN
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.00%) PBX
6 1 (2.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) DMZ
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) IT Support
2 13 (26.00%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Support Technician
6 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 5 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (10.00%) Junior
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Junior IT Support
8 3 (6.00%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Support Manager
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (2.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Windows 8
3 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.00%) UNIX
5 10 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.00%) Data Security
5 5 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
3 2 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) Degree
3 7 (14.00%) MCP
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.00%) MCSE
4 4 (8.00%) MCSA
5 3 (6.00%) MCITP
5 3 (6.00%) MOS
5 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec
4 3 (6.00%) Remedy
4 3 (6.00%) Nokia
4 3 (6.00%) Apple
4 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) FalconStor
6 1 (2.00%) Veeam
6 1 (2.00%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.00%) Mitel
6 1 (2.00%) Websense
6 1 (2.00%) HP
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