The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 59 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.97% 1.03% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.56% 4.49% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £24,500 £43,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,125 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -15.87%
Windows 7
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 89 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.06% 23.00% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 149 75 71
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Advertising
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Line Management
5 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) Coaching
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 4 (19.05%) Welsh Language
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SCCM
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 3 (14.29%) Android
7 2 (9.52%) iPhone
7 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) NetScaler

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Advertising
2 4 (19.05%) Welsh Language
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Line Management
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) HP