The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.85% 0.98% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 2.86% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,073 £26,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £34,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 70 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.36% 34.31% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 82
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £64,500
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 Croydon

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 8
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) MS Office
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (38.10%) Project Management
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL
9 7 (33.33%) MCP
9 7 (33.33%) VoIP
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) SLA
9 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (33.33%) Document Management
9 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
9 7 (33.33%) 3D Printing
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) VoIP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) ADSL
4 1 (4.76%) 3G
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (33.33%) 3D Printing
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 8
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Document Management
2 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) MCP
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (28.57%) MCITP
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
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