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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 56 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.45% 1.46% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 6.31% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £19,000 £29,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% +7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -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
150 111 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.23% 23.22% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 134 97 63
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £68,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
4 7 (36.84%) Advertising
5 6 (31.58%) MS Office
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
7 4 (21.05%) Android
7 4 (21.05%) iPhone
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Welsh Language
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) SCCM
8 3 (15.79%) Line Management
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
8 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) Change Management
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco
9 2 (10.53%) IBM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Advertising
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Welsh Language
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
3 4 (21.05%) Android
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Veeam
3 2 (10.53%) IPFX
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
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