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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 74 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 334 266 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.30% 2.53% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.55% 9.13% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 296 235 221
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
2661 2912 3146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.29% 27.68% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2508 2836
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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.

1 698 (100.00%) Windows
2 432 (61.89%) Microsoft
3 385 (55.16%) Active Directory
4 268 (38.40%) MS Office
5 239 (34.24%) Citrix
6 232 (33.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 231 (33.09%) ITIL
8 217 (31.09%) Finance
9 192 (27.51%) MS Exchange
10 186 (26.65%) MS Excel
11 173 (24.79%) Windows 8
12 164 (23.50%) VMware
13 141 (20.20%) Blackberry
14 120 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 118 (16.91%) DHCP
15 118 (16.91%) DNS
15 118 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 116 (16.62%) Windows Server 2012
16 116 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 114 (16.33%) Banking
18 106 (15.19%) SCCM
19 99 (14.18%) Windows XP
20 98 (14.04%) Cisco
21 89 (12.75%) TCP/IP
21 89 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 88 (12.61%) SLA
23 84 (12.03%) MCSE
24 81 (11.60%) XenApp
25 70 (10.03%) MCP
25 70 (10.03%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
1 192 (27.51%) MS Exchange
2 116 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (8.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 39 (5.59%) IIS
5 33 (4.73%) SharePoint
6 32 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (4.15%) Lync
8 28 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.58%) IBM Notes
10 17 (2.44%) WorkSite
11 6 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.43%) Apache
14 2 (0.29%) CMS
14 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.14%) Documentum
15 1 (0.14%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.14%) MTS
15 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 268 (38.40%) MS Office
2 186 (26.65%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.72%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (2.29%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (1.29%) Eikon
3 5 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.02%) Office 365
2 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 118 (16.91%) DHCP
1 118 (16.91%) DNS
2 89 (12.75%) TCP/IP
3 70 (10.03%) VPN
4 48 (6.88%) Firewall
5 41 (5.87%) SAN
6 39 (5.59%) LAN
7 33 (4.73%) VoIP
7 33 (4.73%) Internet
8 32 (4.58%) WAN
9 30 (4.30%) Wireless
10 17 (2.44%) IP Telephony
11 15 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (1.86%) Intranet
13 11 (1.58%) LDAP
14 10 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (1.43%) iSCSI
15 9 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.29%) SSL
15 9 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.43%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.29%) MS Access
6 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.14%) IDOL
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.00%) MSI
2 5 (0.72%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.29%) Serena SBM
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) Selenium
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.14%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 217 (31.09%) Finance
2 114 (16.33%) Banking
3 45 (6.45%) Legal
4 42 (6.02%) Front Office
5 41 (5.87%) Law
6 40 (5.73%) Investment Banking
7 34 (4.87%) Financial Institution
8 29 (4.15%) Back Office
9 24 (3.44%) Advertising
10 19 (2.72%) Marketing
11 15 (2.15%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.72%) Electronics
12 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.72%) Billing
13 3 (0.43%) French Language
14 2 (0.29%) Retail
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
15 1 (0.14%) German Language
15 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 278 (39.83%) Analyst
2 163 (23.35%) Support Analyst
3 119 (17.05%) Support Engineer
4 115 (16.48%) Desktop Support
5 85 (12.18%) IT Support
6 79 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 78 (11.17%) Service Analyst
8 63 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 52 (7.45%) Desktop Analyst
10 50 (7.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 43 (6.16%) Technical Support
11 43 (6.16%) Technical Analyst
12 42 (6.02%) IT Support Analyst
13 36 (5.16%) Technical Support Analyst
14 34 (4.87%) Desktop Engineer
14 34 (4.87%) Consultant
15 29 (4.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 28 (4.01%) Team Leader
17 27 (3.87%) Technical Consultant
18 26 (3.72%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.72%) Application Packaging
2 16 (2.29%) .NET
3 12 (1.72%) HTML
4 10 (1.43%) jQuery
5 8 (1.15%) HTML5
6 7 (1.00%) CSS
7 6 (0.86%) Software Packaging
7 6 (0.86%) CSS3
7 6 (0.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.57%) Ajax
9 3 (0.43%) XML
10 2 (0.29%) SAML
10 2 (0.29%) STL
10 2 (0.29%) Web Services
10 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.29%) JSON
10 2 (0.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 141 (20.20%) Blackberry
2 51 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.44%) Thin Client
3 31 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 27 (3.87%) iPhone
5 25 (3.58%) Smartphone
6 22 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.87%) Hedge funds
8 15 (2.15%) Clustering
8 15 (2.15%) iPad
9 13 (1.86%) Replication
9 13 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.43%) Robotics
10 10 (1.43%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.29%) User Experience
12 8 (1.15%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.72%) DTV
13 5 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.57%) Symmetrix
14 4 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 698 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (33.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 173 (24.79%) Windows 8
4 116 (16.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 99 (14.18%) Windows XP
6 89 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (5.30%) Linux
7 37 (5.30%) Android
8 35 (5.01%) Mac OS X
9 17 (2.44%) UNIX
10 15 (2.15%) Mac OS
11 14 (2.01%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (1.29%) Windows 2000
13 9 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.86%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (33.09%) ITIL
2 55 (7.88%) Service Delivery
3 39 (5.59%) Service Management
4 29 (4.15%) Change Management
5 27 (3.87%) ITIL V3
6 24 (3.44%) Project Management
7 23 (3.30%) Business Continuity
8 22 (3.15%) Incident Management
9 21 (3.01%) Asset Management
9 21 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (2.44%) Business Continuity Management
12 16 (2.29%) Document Management
13 15 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (2.15%) System Testing
13 15 (2.15%) Performance Management
14 14 (2.01%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.01%) PRINCE2
15 13 (1.86%) CRM
16 12 (1.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 60 (8.60%) PowerShell
2 57 (8.17%) SQL
3 13 (1.86%) C#
4 12 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.86%) Java
5 6 (0.86%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.72%) Perl
7 4 (0.57%) XAML
7 4 (0.57%) VBScript
7 4 (0.57%) Python
8 3 (0.43%) VB
9 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.14%) C
10 1 (0.14%) VBA
10 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 120 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (12.03%) MCSE
3 70 (10.03%) MCP
4 53 (7.59%) MCITP
5 48 (6.88%) Degree
6 47 (6.73%) MCTS
7 32 (4.58%) MCSA
8 21 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (1.86%) CCNA
11 10 (1.43%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.00%) MOS
13 6 (0.86%) MCDST
14 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.57%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.57%) CCNP
15 3 (0.43%) CISSP
15 3 (0.43%) GCWN
15 3 (0.43%) CCENT
15 3 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (12.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.29%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 385 (55.16%) Active Directory
2 118 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (11.60%) XenApp
4 39 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 32 (4.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 28 (4.01%) vSphere
7 23 (3.30%) XenDesktop
8 12 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.58%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.29%) Xen
11 5 (0.72%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.72%) NFS
12 4 (0.57%) XenServer
13 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 106 (15.19%) SCCM
2 31 (4.44%) SCOM
3 26 (3.72%) SCOrch
4 23 (3.30%) SCVMM
5 18 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 13 (1.86%) WSUS
6 13 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (1.43%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.86%) SCSM
9 5 (0.72%) Casper Suite
9 5 (0.72%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.57%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.43%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.29%) AppDNA
12 2 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
13 1 (0.14%) ZENworks
13 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 432 (61.89%) Microsoft
2 239 (34.24%) Citrix
3 164 (23.50%) VMware
4 98 (14.04%) Cisco
5 52 (7.45%) Reuters
6 49 (7.02%) Bloomberg
7 40 (5.73%) Apple
7 40 (5.73%) HP
8 32 (4.58%) Dell
9 31 (4.44%) LANDesk
10 29 (4.15%) Symantec
11 26 (3.72%) NetApp
12 22 (3.15%) Red Hat
13 21 (3.01%) AppSense
14 20 (2.87%) ServiceNow
15 18 (2.58%) Lotus
15 18 (2.58%) Avaya
16 15 (2.15%) Sophos
17 14 (2.01%) Altiris
18 13 (1.86%) Toshiba
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 55000 plus benefits and training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago