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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 63 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.12% 2.97% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 11.94% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 2
Median salary £22,500 £34,368 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.53% +61.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £25,025 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £37,100 £22,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
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
178 201 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.00% 24.91% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 155 160 178
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,025 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (36.84%) MS Office
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
10 3 (15.79%) Citrix
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.79%) SCCM
10 3 (15.79%) QMS
10 3 (15.79%) Advertising
10 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
10 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
10 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
11 2 (10.53%) Android
11 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.53%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Android
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
1 3 (15.79%) QMS
1 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco