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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.17% 8.02% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.82% 25.86% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £22,000 £29,000 £25,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +12.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
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
101 58 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.24% 31.02% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 50 55
Average salary £33,250 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.39% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
3 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 28 (82.35%) ITIL
4 27 (79.41%) MS Office
5 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 16 (47.06%) Skype for Business
7 15 (44.12%) Service Management
8 12 (35.29%) Office 365
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (23.53%) HP
11 7 (20.59%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (20.59%) Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (17.65%) Dell
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.65%) Apple
13 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.71%) Retek
13 5 (14.71%) SLA
13 5 (14.71%) Windows NT
13 5 (14.71%) SQL
13 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (14.71%) Retalix
13 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
13 5 (14.71%) Wireless
13 5 (14.71%) Mobile Device Management
13 5 (14.71%) MobileIron
13 5 (14.71%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 16 (47.06%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (79.41%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Wireless
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) LAN
2 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Analyst
2 23 (67.65%) Service Analyst
3 19 (55.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (35.29%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (35.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 11 (32.35%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (29.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (29.41%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (29.41%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 10 (29.41%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (29.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (29.41%) Service Desk Support
6 10 (29.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 7 (20.59%) Team Leader
8 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
9 4 (11.76%) Active Directory Analyst
9 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (11.76%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iPad
1 5 (14.71%) iPhone
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (14.71%) Windows NT
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) ITIL
2 15 (44.12%) Service Management
3 7 (20.59%) Analytics
3 7 (20.59%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
4 5 (14.71%) Change Control
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (14.71%) Network Management
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.82%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) ISMS
8 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Apple
3 6 (17.65%) Dell
4 5 (14.71%) MobileIron
4 5 (14.71%) Retalix
4 5 (14.71%) Retek
5 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco