The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 8 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.47% 2.53% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 8.82% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 9
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 68 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.73% 28.69% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 74
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £110,000
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 Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Canary Wharf region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 45 (90.00%) Degree
3 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (72.00%) Windows XP
5 35 (70.00%) Migration
6 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (52.00%) SCCM
7 26 (52.00%) MCITP
7 26 (52.00%) MCSE
7 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
9 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
10 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
10 18 (36.00%) SCOM
11 16 (32.00%) MS Office
12 14 (28.00%) Service Management
12 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (20.00%) Finance
14 10 (20.00%) ITIL
15 9 (18.00%) Linux
15 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
15 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
16 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
16 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
16 8 (16.00%) Lync
17 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (16.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (32.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.00%) FTP
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) Informix
1 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Publishing
2 6 (12.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Build Engineer
1 12 (24.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Junior Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) IT Support
5 6 (12.00%) Junior IT Support
5 6 (12.00%) Junior
6 1 (2.00%) Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) CMDB
2 6 (12.00%) Replication
2 6 (12.00%) iPad
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Windows XP
3 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (62.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.00%) Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.00%) Android
6 3 (6.00%) Solaris
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Migration
2 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (28.00%) Service Management
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL
5 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.00%) Change Control
6 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (12.00%) B2B
6 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (90.00%) Degree
2 26 (52.00%) MCSE
2 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (52.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) SCCM
2 18 (36.00%) SCOM
3 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) Opsview
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Citrix
2 6 (12.00%) Google
2 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.00%) Sybase