The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 107 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2763 2663 2202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.68% 2.38% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.87% 8.88% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2299 1866
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27995 29989 28685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.13% 26.81% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23608 25188 24339
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
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 England

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows 7
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in England

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in England

Windows 7
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 1344 £33,500 -4.28% 105
South East +13 614 £27,000 +4.85% 65
East of England +37 192 £28,000 +4.67% 22
North West +30 162 £27,500 +14.58% 43
Yorkshire -20 123 £25,000 +4.16% 29
South West -30 119 £22,500 -9.09% 23
West Midlands -20 110 £24,000 -4.00% 13
East Midlands +22 82 £24,500 -7.54% 13
North East -16 12 £27,500 +17.02% 2
Midlands - 1 £26,500 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 5670 (100.00%) Windows
2 3398 (59.93%) Active Directory
3 3345 (58.99%) Microsoft
4 2421 (42.70%) MS Office
5 2134 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1871 (33.00%) MS Excel
7 1640 (28.92%) Windows 8
8 1621 (28.59%) ITIL
9 1555 (27.43%) MS Exchange
10 1468 (25.89%) VMware
11 1380 (24.34%) Citrix
12 1278 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 1213 (21.39%) Windows XP
14 1076 (18.98%) Windows Server 2003
15 1039 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 1024 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
17 924 (16.30%) Finance
18 900 (15.87%) DNS
19 874 (15.41%) Blackberry
20 817 (14.41%) SCCM
21 785 (13.84%) Cisco
22 766 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
23 764 (13.47%) TCP/IP
24 745 (13.14%) DHCP
25 711 (12.54%) SQL
26 701 (12.36%) LAN
27 693 (12.22%) SQL Server
28 660 (11.64%) MCSE
29 653 (11.52%) WAN
30 626 (11.04%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1555 (27.43%) MS Exchange
2 766 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 429 (7.57%) SharePoint
4 381 (6.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 352 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 338 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 213 (3.76%) IIS
8 195 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 188 (3.32%) Lync
10 118 (2.08%) WorkSite
11 89 (1.57%) IBM Notes
12 59 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 58 (1.02%) Apache
14 42 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
15 34 (0.60%) Tomcat
16 22 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.32%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.26%) CMS
18 15 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
19 14 (0.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2421 (42.70%) MS Office
2 1871 (33.00%) MS Excel
3 152 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 58 (1.02%) MS Project
6 26 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.21%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.053%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.053%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.035%) SPSS
12 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.035%) HipChat
13 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.018%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 36 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.25%) Maximo
3 12 (0.21%) Agresso
3 12 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.18%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 9 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.12%) Eikon
6 7 (0.12%) CA PPM
6 7 (0.12%) BASE24
6 7 (0.12%) assyst
7 6 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.088%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.088%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.053%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.053%) SAP CCM
10 3 (0.053%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.035%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.035%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.035%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 350 (6.17%) Office 365
2 93 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (0.74%) Mimecast
4 36 (0.63%) Google Apps
5 19 (0.34%) SaaS
6 14 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.11%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.053%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.053%) IaaS
10 3 (0.053%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.053%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.035%) Symantec.cloud
12 1 (0.018%) FinancialForce.com
12 1 (0.018%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 900 (15.87%) DNS
2 764 (13.47%) TCP/IP
3 745 (13.14%) DHCP
4 701 (12.36%) LAN
5 653 (11.52%) WAN
6 626 (11.04%) Firewall
7 547 (9.65%) VPN
8 364 (6.42%) SAN
9 319 (5.63%) Internet
10 288 (5.08%) VoIP
11 240 (4.23%) Wireless
12 157 (2.77%) VLAN
13 150 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
14 104 (1.83%) Intranet
15 90 (1.59%) IP Telephony
16 75 (1.32%) MPLS
17 72 (1.27%) SSL
18 71 (1.25%) NAS
19 53 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
20 52 (0.92%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 693 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 209 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 129 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 107 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 64 (1.13%) MySQL
6 47 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (0.67%) Relational Database
8 37 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 36 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 31 (0.55%) NoSQL
11 29 (0.51%) MS Access
12 28 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
13 26 (0.46%) CouchDB
14 18 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (0.18%) Data Mining
17 10 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
18 9 (0.16%) RDBMS
18 9 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (1.59%) MSI
2 55 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 54 (0.95%) Subversion
4 49 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 46 (0.81%) InstallShield
6 40 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (0.48%) NUnit
8 17 (0.30%) LoadRunner
9 16 (0.28%) JIRA
10 13 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
10 13 (0.23%) Plastic SCM
11 12 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (0.19%) Jenkins
13 10 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 10 (0.18%) AdminStudio
13 10 (0.18%) MSTest
13 10 (0.18%) Fiddler
14 9 (0.16%) WinDbg
14 9 (0.16%) ReSharper
General
1 924 (16.30%) Finance
2 487 (8.59%) Law
3 384 (6.77%) Legal
4 286 (5.04%) Banking
5 187 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 160 (2.82%) Retail
7 118 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 98 (1.73%) Back Office
9 96 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 84 (1.48%) Advertising
11 74 (1.31%) Front Office
12 70 (1.23%) Marketing
13 51 (0.90%) Games
14 47 (0.83%) Manufacturing
15 40 (0.71%) Billing
16 39 (0.69%) Publishing
17 28 (0.49%) Electronics
18 17 (0.30%) German Language
19 16 (0.28%) French Language
19 16 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1900 (33.51%) Analyst
2 1096 (19.33%) Support Analyst
3 1044 (18.41%) Support Engineer
4 722 (12.73%) IT Support
5 699 (12.33%) Desktop Support
6 663 (11.69%) Service Analyst
7 655 (11.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 621 (10.95%) 2nd Line Support
9 300 (5.29%) Desktop Engineer
10 285 (5.03%) IT Support Analyst
10 285 (5.03%) 1st Line Support
11 282 (4.97%) Desktop Analyst
12 250 (4.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 245 (4.32%) Technical Support
14 234 (4.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 214 (3.77%) Administrator
16 212 (3.74%) IT Support Engineer
17 211 (3.72%) Help Desk Analyst
18 189 (3.33%) Consultant
19 186 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (4.06%) .NET
2 142 (2.50%) Application Packaging
3 104 (1.83%) HTML
4 87 (1.53%) ASP.NET
5 86 (1.52%) Web Services
6 83 (1.46%) XML
6 83 (1.46%) CSS
7 52 (0.92%) Software Packaging
8 40 (0.71%) jQuery
9 30 (0.53%) AngularJS
10 24 (0.42%) .NET Framework
11 22 (0.39%) WCF
12 21 (0.37%) LINQ
13 19 (0.34%) X-Windows
14 15 (0.26%) WSH
14 15 (0.26%) J2EE
14 15 (0.26%) WPF
15 14 (0.25%) Ajax
15 14 (0.25%) HTML5
15 14 (0.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 874 (15.41%) Blackberry
2 413 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (3.77%) iPhone
4 164 (2.89%) Fat Client
4 164 (2.89%) Thin Client
5 148 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 145 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 138 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
8 131 (2.31%) Hedge funds
8 131 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 119 (2.10%) iPad
10 91 (1.60%) Replication
10 91 (1.60%) Clustering
11 74 (1.31%) Statistics
12 59 (1.04%) User Experience
13 52 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 48 (0.85%) EPoS
15 45 (0.79%) Smartphone
16 44 (0.78%) Mathematics
17 41 (0.72%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5670 (100.00%) Windows
2 2134 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1640 (28.92%) Windows 8
4 1278 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1213 (21.39%) Windows XP
6 1076 (18.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 432 (7.62%) Linux
8 243 (4.29%) Android
9 230 (4.06%) Windows Vista
10 219 (3.86%) Mac OS X
11 181 (3.19%) Apple iOS
12 113 (1.99%) UNIX
13 91 (1.60%) Windows 2000
14 74 (1.31%) Mac OS
15 61 (1.08%) Ubuntu
16 56 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 55 (0.97%) CentOS
18 45 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
18 45 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
19 33 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1621 (28.59%) ITIL
2 456 (8.04%) Service Delivery
3 385 (6.79%) Service Management
4 274 (4.83%) Project Management
5 265 (4.67%) Migration
6 257 (4.53%) Incident Management
7 210 (3.70%) Document Management
8 197 (3.47%) Problem Management
9 181 (3.19%) Time Management
10 169 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 155 (2.73%) Mentoring
12 151 (2.66%) CRM
13 142 (2.50%) Configuration Management
14 140 (2.47%) Change Management
15 137 (2.42%) Asset Management
16 133 (2.35%) PRINCE2
17 131 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
18 127 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
19 105 (1.85%) Business Continuity
20 92 (1.62%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 711 (12.54%) SQL
2 383 (6.75%) PowerShell
3 164 (2.89%) C#
4 126 (2.22%) VB
5 122 (2.15%) VBScript
6 104 (1.83%) C
7 100 (1.76%) JavaScript
8 96 (1.69%) Java
9 60 (1.06%) Perl
10 55 (0.97%) Python
11 54 (0.95%) C++
12 44 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 42 (0.74%) Ruby
14 34 (0.60%) T-SQL
15 28 (0.49%) VBA
16 24 (0.42%) MATLAB
17 21 (0.37%) PHP
18 20 (0.35%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.26%) XAML
20 13 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1039 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 660 (11.64%) MCSE
3 533 (9.40%) MCP
4 443 (7.81%) Degree
5 404 (7.13%) MCITP
6 329 (5.80%) Security Cleared
7 312 (5.50%) MCSA
8 240 (4.23%) MCTS
9 239 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
10 225 (3.97%) SC Cleared
11 222 (3.92%) CCNA
12 176 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
13 129 (2.28%) A+ Certification
14 112 (1.98%) MCDST
15 104 (1.83%) DV Cleared
16 82 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 82 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
17 74 (1.31%) CCA
18 73 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 58 (1.02%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 625 (11.02%) SLA
2 69 (1.22%) QA
3 42 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 40 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (0.11%) GMP
9 3 (0.053%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.018%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.018%) GLP
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) DICOM
System Software
1 3398 (59.93%) Active Directory
2 1024 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 581 (10.25%) Hyper-V
4 522 (9.21%) XenApp
5 246 (4.34%) XenDesktop
6 245 (4.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 204 (3.60%) vSphere
8 145 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 104 (1.83%) Terminal Services
10 95 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
11 60 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 58 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
13 56 (0.99%) XenServer
14 33 (0.58%) Xen
15 28 (0.49%) Terminal Server
16 17 (0.30%) ISA Server
17 13 (0.23%) VMware Server
17 13 (0.23%) BitLocker
18 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 11 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 817 (14.41%) SCCM
2 205 (3.62%) SCOM
3 196 (3.46%) Backup Exec
4 152 (2.68%) WSUS
5 106 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 75 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 54 (0.95%) SCVMM
8 41 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 40 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 33 (0.58%) SCOrch
11 31 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 31 (0.55%) Nagios
12 29 (0.51%) ARCserve
12 29 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
13 28 (0.49%) Casper Suite
14 27 (0.48%) DameWare
15 23 (0.41%) Legato
16 19 (0.34%) SCSM
17 16 (0.28%) Tivoli
18 15 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3345 (58.99%) Microsoft
2 1468 (25.89%) VMware
3 1380 (24.34%) Citrix
4 785 (13.84%) Cisco
5 515 (9.08%) HP
6 418 (7.37%) Apple
7 310 (5.47%) Symantec
8 236 (4.16%) Dell
9 182 (3.21%) Oracle
10 168 (2.96%) AppSense
11 159 (2.80%) Avaya
12 134 (2.36%) NetApp
13 115 (2.03%) Red Hat
14 112 (1.98%) Bloomberg
15 108 (1.90%) Sophos
16 106 (1.87%) McAfee
17 103 (1.82%) Reuters
18 101 (1.78%) ServiceNow
19 96 (1.69%) CheckPoint
19 96 (1.69%) EMC
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Salary: £13 - £14 Per Hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Atech Support
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, PMI
Posted: 9 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + company car
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Banstead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago