The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 108 135
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 376 307 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.40% 2.53% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.28% 9.31% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 337 263 242
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.23%
Windows 7
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3063 3296 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.73% 27.19% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2684 2942 3143
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the City of London region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 672 (100.00%) Windows
2 423 (62.95%) Microsoft
3 373 (55.51%) Active Directory
4 310 (46.13%) MS Office
5 227 (33.78%) Finance
6 217 (32.29%) MS Excel
7 207 (30.80%) Citrix
7 207 (30.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 205 (30.51%) ITIL
9 185 (27.53%) MS Exchange
10 160 (23.81%) VMware
11 133 (19.79%) Blackberry
12 120 (17.86%) Windows 8
13 114 (16.96%) TCP/IP
14 112 (16.67%) DNS
14 112 (16.67%) SCCM
15 111 (16.52%) Banking
16 109 (16.22%) Windows XP
17 105 (15.63%) DHCP
18 104 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
19 100 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
20 99 (14.73%) Cisco
20 99 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
21 89 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
21 89 (13.24%) SLA
22 74 (11.01%) VPN
23 71 (10.57%) PowerShell
24 67 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003
25 58 (8.63%) SQL
25 58 (8.63%) XenApp

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 185 (27.53%) MS Exchange
2 100 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 41 (6.10%) SharePoint
5 39 (5.80%) Lync
6 32 (4.76%) IBM Notes
7 29 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 23 (3.42%) IIS
10 10 (1.49%) WorkSite
11 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.74%) Apache
13 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.45%) CMS
15 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
16 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
Applications
1 310 (46.13%) MS Office
2 217 (32.29%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.89%) MS Project
6 3 (0.45%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Eikon
2 7 (1.04%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.40%) Office 365
2 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 114 (16.96%) TCP/IP
2 112 (16.67%) DNS
3 105 (15.63%) DHCP
4 74 (11.01%) VPN
5 52 (7.74%) LAN
6 49 (7.29%) Firewall
7 42 (6.25%) WAN
8 32 (4.76%) VoIP
8 32 (4.76%) SAN
9 21 (3.13%) Wireless
10 14 (2.08%) IP Telephony
11 13 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (1.93%) Internet
12 11 (1.64%) LDAP
12 11 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.34%) SSL
14 8 (1.19%) 3G
15 7 (1.04%) VLAN
15 7 (1.04%) Broadband
16 6 (0.89%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.34%) MySQL
5 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.30%) MS Access
7 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.30%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.15%) EDMS
8 1 (0.15%) IDOL
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (3.72%) MSI
2 5 (0.74%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.30%) Subversion
3 2 (0.30%) JIRA
3 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 227 (33.78%) Finance
2 111 (16.52%) Banking
3 37 (5.51%) Legal
4 35 (5.21%) Law
5 25 (3.72%) Front Office
5 25 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.27%) Back Office
7 18 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 18 (2.68%) Marketing
8 16 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.08%) Advertising
10 5 (0.74%) French Language
11 4 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Retail
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 258 (38.39%) Analyst
2 131 (19.49%) Support Analyst
3 92 (13.69%) Desktop Support
3 92 (13.69%) Support Engineer
4 91 (13.54%) IT Support
5 88 (13.10%) Service Analyst
6 84 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 75 (11.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 44 (6.55%) Desktop Analyst
9 41 (6.10%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 36 (5.36%) IT Support Analyst
11 30 (4.46%) IT Support Engineer
12 28 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
13 24 (3.57%) Team Leader
14 22 (3.27%) Technical Support
15 20 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 20 (2.98%) Desktop Team Leader
16 19 (2.83%) Administrator
17 18 (2.68%) Technical Support Analyst
18 17 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.72%) Application Packaging
2 18 (2.68%) .NET
3 11 (1.64%) Software Packaging
4 10 (1.49%) HTML
4 10 (1.49%) jQuery
5 8 (1.19%) OCX
6 6 (0.89%) CSS
7 5 (0.74%) HTML5
8 4 (0.60%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.60%) Web Services
9 3 (0.45%) XML
9 3 (0.45%) LAMP
9 3 (0.45%) Ajax
9 3 (0.45%) CSS3
10 2 (0.30%) Sass
10 2 (0.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.30%) WCF
10 2 (0.30%) WPF
10 2 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 133 (19.79%) Blackberry
2 50 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.06%) iPad
4 31 (4.61%) iPhone
5 25 (3.72%) Thin Client
5 25 (3.72%) Fat Client
6 21 (3.13%) Smartphone
7 15 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.34%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.04%) Robotics
11 7 (1.04%) User Experience
12 6 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.74%) Replication
13 5 (0.74%) PDA
13 5 (0.74%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.74%) Kindle
14 4 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 672 (100.00%) Windows
2 207 (30.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 109 (16.22%) Windows XP
5 89 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (6.85%) Linux
8 41 (6.10%) Android
9 28 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 18 (2.68%) Apple iOS
11 16 (2.38%) Windows Vista
12 14 (2.08%) UNIX
13 10 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.60%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.15%) CentOS
18 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (30.51%) ITIL
2 28 (4.17%) Service Delivery
2 28 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 27 (4.02%) Incident Management
4 25 (3.72%) ITIL V3
5 24 (3.57%) Change Management
5 24 (3.57%) Service Management
6 19 (2.83%) Project Management
7 18 (2.68%) CRM
8 15 (2.23%) Information Security
9 14 (2.08%) ITSM
9 14 (2.08%) PRINCE2
10 13 (1.93%) Performance Management
11 12 (1.79%) Coaching
11 12 (1.79%) Configuration Management
11 12 (1.79%) Document Management
12 10 (1.49%) Problem Management
12 10 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (1.49%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 71 (10.57%) PowerShell
2 58 (8.63%) SQL
3 23 (3.42%) VBScript
4 20 (2.98%) VB
5 15 (2.23%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.79%) C#
6 12 (1.79%) Java
7 5 (0.74%) Perl
7 5 (0.74%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.60%) Python
9 3 (0.45%) XAML
10 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.30%) PHP
10 2 (0.30%) C++
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.15%) VBA
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (7.74%) MCP
3 51 (7.59%) Degree
4 44 (6.55%) MCSE
5 40 (5.95%) MCITP
6 29 (4.32%) MCSA
7 26 (3.87%) MCTS
8 24 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (3.42%) CCNA
10 9 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.19%) A+ Certification
12 6 (0.89%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.89%) Security Cleared
13 5 (0.74%) MOS
13 5 (0.74%) CCNP
14 4 (0.60%) CCENT
15 3 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.45%) GCWN
15 3 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (13.24%) SLA
2 7 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.60%) QA
4 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 373 (55.51%) Active Directory
2 99 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (8.63%) XenApp
4 48 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 39 (5.80%) XenDesktop
6 20 (2.98%) vSphere
6 20 (2.98%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.34%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.60%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.45%) NFS
11 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.30%) XenServer
11 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.15%) Xen
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 112 (16.67%) SCCM
2 18 (2.68%) WSUS
3 15 (2.23%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.08%) SCOM
5 13 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.89%) SCOrch
7 5 (0.74%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.74%) ARCserve
7 5 (0.74%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.60%) ZENworks
8 4 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.45%) AppDNA
9 3 (0.45%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.30%) Nagios
10 2 (0.30%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.30%) Cacti
10 2 (0.30%) Puppet
10 2 (0.30%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 423 (62.95%) Microsoft
2 207 (30.80%) Citrix
3 160 (23.81%) VMware
4 99 (14.73%) Cisco
5 51 (7.59%) Bloomberg
6 49 (7.29%) HP
7 47 (6.99%) Reuters
8 42 (6.25%) Apple
9 32 (4.76%) Lotus
10 31 (4.61%) AppSense
11 30 (4.46%) Dell
12 29 (4.32%) Symantec
13 22 (3.27%) LANDesk
14 18 (2.68%) Red Hat
15 16 (2.38%) Avaya
16 15 (2.23%) Toshiba
17 14 (2.08%) Remedy
18 13 (1.93%) NetApp
19 11 (1.64%) Oracle
19 11 (1.64%) Altiris
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £120 - £130 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago