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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.68% 1.57% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.63% 7.34% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £24,500 £34,002 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.94% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £25,200 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
166 109 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.42% 21.46% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 141 97 96
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
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
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 1 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Advertising
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (20.00%) Welsh Language
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (20.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) Citrix
9 2 (10.00%) Android
9 2 (10.00%) XenApp
9 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Advertising
2 4 (20.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Change Management
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Line Management
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago