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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.08% 1.18% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 5.43% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £18,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £16,000 £17,875
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,800 £18,875
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -5.83%
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
177 129 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.23% 21.68% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 83
Average salary £33,000 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Advertising
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) SCDPM
7 2 (13.33%) Lync
7 2 (13.33%) IPFX
7 2 (13.33%) Veeam
7 2 (13.33%) iPhone
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) MCP
7 2 (13.33%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) Softswitch
3 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.67%) ISDN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WAP
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Veeam
3 2 (13.33%) IPFX
4 1 (6.67%) Sonus
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago