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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 73 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.42% 1.22% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.80% 4.40% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 8
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £21,100 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £36,350
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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
207 182 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.47% 27.70% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 183 165 122
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
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 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 3 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (56.25%) Advertising
3 18 (56.25%) Windows 8
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (46.88%) VMware
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (40.63%) Finance
8 10 (31.25%) SAN
8 10 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (18.75%) DHCP
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) MCSE
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (15.63%) SLA
10 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification
11 4 (12.50%) ITIL
11 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
12 3 (9.38%) Change Management
12 3 (9.38%) IBM
13 2 (6.25%) Service Management
13 2 (6.25%) SCCM
14 1 (3.13%) QMS
14 1 (3.13%) Welsh Language
14 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (56.25%) Advertising
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 4 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.13%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Intune
2 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
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