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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 29 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.45% 3.38% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 12.50% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 4
Average salary £29,000 £26,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,250 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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
56 72 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.11% 27.07% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 59 109
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £58,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (51.67%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (50.00%) ITIL
4 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (48.33%) MS Exchange
6 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 27 (45.00%) MS Office
7 27 (45.00%) Windows 8
8 26 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (41.67%) SQL
10 23 (38.33%) MCP
10 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (38.33%) 3D Printing
10 23 (38.33%) Lync
10 23 (38.33%) Windows Vista
11 22 (36.67%) Document Management
12 17 (28.33%) Electronics
13 13 (21.67%) VMware
13 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
13 13 (21.67%) WAN
14 11 (18.33%) Service Management
14 11 (18.33%) Project Management
14 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
16 9 (15.00%) Apple
16 9 (15.00%) Internet
16 9 (15.00%) MPLS
16 9 (15.00%) Firewall
16 9 (15.00%) Back Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (48.33%) MS Exchange
2 23 (38.33%) Lync
3 9 (15.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (45.00%) MS Office
2 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) SaaS
1 9 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) WAN
2 9 (15.00%) Internet
2 9 (15.00%) MPLS
2 9 (15.00%) Firewall
3 5 (8.33%) PABX
3 5 (8.33%) VoIP
4 4 (6.67%) LAN
4 4 (6.67%) PBX
4 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.00%) DHCP
5 3 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) ADSL
General
1 17 (28.33%) Electronics
2 9 (15.00%) Back Office
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Analyst
2 15 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Service Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 10 (16.67%) Consultant
6 9 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
7 8 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (11.67%) IT Support
9 6 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
12 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
13 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (38.33%) 3D Printing
3 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (45.00%) Windows 8
4 26 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (38.33%) Windows Vista
6 9 (15.00%) Linux
6 9 (15.00%) CentOS
7 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) ITIL
2 22 (36.67%) Document Management
3 11 (18.33%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Service Management
4 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 9 (15.00%) Email Marketing
5 9 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (15.00%) CRM
5 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.67%) Information Security
8 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) MCP
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
6 1 (1.67%) MCTS
6 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.00%) vSphere
3 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) VMware
3 9 (15.00%) Adobe
3 9 (15.00%) Dell
3 9 (15.00%) Apple
4 6 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (6.67%) Avaya
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) Meraki
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
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