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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 117 142 147
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2605 2089 2206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.48% 2.09% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.16% 7.58% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2141 1789 1935
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
28442 27552 31016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.59% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23783 23690 26862
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +16 1129 £32,500 -14.47% 148
South East +45 728 £27,000 -3.36% 83
East of England 0 160 £26,000 -8.77% 21
Yorkshire +11 145 £23,000 -11.53% 21
North West -2 139 £23,500 -2.08% 36
South West +3 129 £24,888 -0.45% 31
West Midlands 0 113 £26,500 -29.33% 16
East Midlands +12 73 £27,000 -4.42% 11
North East -1 14 £20,000 -25.92% 3
Midlands +16 1 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5462 (100.00%) Windows
2 3031 (55.49%) Active Directory
3 2917 (53.41%) Microsoft
4 2238 (40.97%) MS Office
5 2105 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1760 (32.22%) MS Excel
7 1537 (28.14%) MS Exchange
8 1520 (27.83%) Windows XP
9 1473 (26.97%) ITIL
10 1430 (26.18%) VMware
11 1255 (22.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 1212 (22.19%) Citrix
13 1152 (21.09%) Windows 8
14 1118 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 1040 (19.04%) Finance
16 952 (17.43%) TCP/IP
17 883 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 851 (15.58%) DNS
19 784 (14.35%) Windows Server 2012
20 776 (14.21%) SQL Server
21 763 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
22 759 (13.90%) Cisco
23 754 (13.80%) SCCM
24 744 (13.62%) LAN
25 740 (13.55%) Blackberry
26 721 (13.20%) SQL
27 718 (13.15%) DHCP
28 667 (12.21%) Firewall
29 661 (12.10%) VPN
30 655 (11.99%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1537 (28.14%) MS Exchange
2 763 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 436 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 405 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 342 (6.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 257 (4.71%) IIS
7 237 (4.34%) Lync
8 200 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 196 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 86 (1.57%) IBM Notes
11 79 (1.45%) WorkSite
12 70 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
13 54 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 49 (0.90%) Apache
15 44 (0.81%) Tomcat
16 41 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
17 34 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
18 28 (0.51%) Confluence
19 25 (0.46%) CMS
20 18 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2238 (40.97%) MS Office
2 1760 (32.22%) MS Excel
3 142 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 46 (0.84%) MS Project
6 22 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.092%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.037%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.037%) InDesign
11 1 (0.018%) Maya
11 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 27 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 19 (0.35%) BASE24
4 16 (0.29%) Maximo
5 12 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.20%) Movex
7 8 (0.15%) Misys Opics
7 8 (0.15%) Eikon
8 7 (0.13%) assyst
8 7 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.092%) Line 50
9 5 (0.092%) Line 500
10 4 (0.073%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.073%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.055%) Academy Housing
11 3 (0.055%) Agresso
12 2 (0.037%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.037%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 234 (4.28%) Office 365
2 48 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (0.66%) SaaS
4 26 (0.48%) Google Apps
5 18 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.24%) IaaS
7 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.073%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.073%) PaaS
9 2 (0.037%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.018%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 952 (17.43%) TCP/IP
2 851 (15.58%) DNS
3 744 (13.62%) LAN
4 718 (13.15%) DHCP
5 667 (12.21%) Firewall
6 661 (12.10%) VPN
7 655 (11.99%) WAN
8 371 (6.79%) SAN
9 318 (5.82%) Internet
10 298 (5.46%) VoIP
11 231 (4.23%) Wireless
12 153 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
13 91 (1.67%) Network Security
14 90 (1.65%) VLAN
15 88 (1.61%) SSL
16 74 (1.35%) Intranet
17 70 (1.28%) ADSL
18 69 (1.26%) SMTP
19 66 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
20 62 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 229 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 140 (2.56%) MySQL
4 113 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 97 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (0.92%) Relational Database
7 49 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (0.55%) MS Access
9 29 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 28 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 27 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (0.40%) Oracle Database
13 21 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (0.29%) DB2
15 9 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.15%) Big Data
17 7 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.092%) MongoDB
18 5 (0.092%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 115 (2.11%) MSI
2 48 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 41 (0.75%) LoadRunner
4 37 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 32 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (0.57%) Subversion
7 21 (0.38%) Selenium
8 20 (0.37%) JIRA
8 20 (0.37%) Jenkins
9 19 (0.35%) SilkPerformer
10 18 (0.33%) InstallShield
11 17 (0.31%) WiX
12 16 (0.29%) MSBuild
13 15 (0.27%) NUnit
13 15 (0.27%) Ranorex
13 15 (0.27%) MSTest
13 15 (0.27%) NuGet
14 14 (0.26%) SoapUI
14 14 (0.26%) VisualVM
14 14 (0.26%) FishEye
General
1 1040 (19.04%) Finance
2 388 (7.10%) Law
3 333 (6.10%) Legal
4 233 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 213 (3.90%) Banking
6 175 (3.20%) Retail
7 113 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 81 (1.48%) Back Office
9 62 (1.14%) Advertising
10 59 (1.08%) Marketing
11 52 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 40 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 39 (0.71%) French Language
14 34 (0.62%) Front Office
15 31 (0.57%) Electronics
16 25 (0.46%) Publishing
16 25 (0.46%) German Language
17 23 (0.42%) Spanish Language
18 22 (0.40%) Local Government
19 20 (0.37%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1845 (33.78%) Analyst
2 1062 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 913 (16.72%) Support Engineer
4 707 (12.94%) IT Support
5 634 (11.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 571 (10.45%) Service Analyst
7 569 (10.42%) Desktop Support
8 555 (10.16%) Service Desk Analyst
9 319 (5.84%) 1st Line Support
10 288 (5.27%) IT Support Analyst
11 282 (5.16%) Desktop Analyst
12 257 (4.71%) Administrator
13 242 (4.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 230 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
15 220 (4.03%) Technical Support
16 213 (3.90%) Help Desk Analyst
17 212 (3.88%) IT Support Engineer
18 205 (3.75%) Support Technician
19 203 (3.72%) Help Desk Support
20 193 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (2.89%) .NET
2 107 (1.96%) HTML
3 104 (1.90%) Application Packaging
4 98 (1.79%) XML
5 76 (1.39%) CSS
6 54 (0.99%) Software Packaging
7 53 (0.97%) jQuery
8 50 (0.92%) LAMP
9 49 (0.90%) Web Services
10 37 (0.68%) ASP.NET
11 28 (0.51%) OCX
12 22 (0.40%) J2EE
13 19 (0.35%) X-Windows
14 14 (0.26%) Middleware
15 13 (0.24%) Ajax
16 12 (0.22%) .NET Framework
16 12 (0.22%) Sass
16 12 (0.22%) AngularJS
16 12 (0.22%) COM
17 11 (0.20%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 740 (13.55%) Blackberry
2 340 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 179 (3.28%) iPhone
4 168 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 148 (2.71%) iPad
6 138 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 124 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 115 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 115 (2.11%) Thin Client
9 113 (2.07%) Hedge funds
10 104 (1.90%) Clustering
11 79 (1.45%) Client/Server
12 45 (0.82%) PDA
13 41 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 40 (0.73%) Statistics
15 29 (0.53%) Smartphone
15 29 (0.53%) Kindle
15 29 (0.53%) Mobile App
16 27 (0.49%) Open Source
17 26 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5462 (100.00%) Windows
2 2105 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1520 (27.83%) Windows XP
4 1255 (22.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 1152 (21.09%) Windows 8
6 784 (14.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 579 (10.60%) Linux
8 261 (4.78%) Mac OS X
9 255 (4.67%) Windows Vista
10 242 (4.43%) Android
11 171 (3.13%) UNIX
12 117 (2.14%) Apple iOS
13 88 (1.61%) Ubuntu
14 75 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 59 (1.08%) Windows 2000
16 47 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
17 46 (0.84%) Windows Phone
18 41 (0.75%) Solaris
19 37 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 32 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1473 (26.97%) ITIL
2 311 (5.69%) Service Management
3 309 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 202 (3.70%) Project Management
5 201 (3.68%) Migration
6 194 (3.55%) Incident Management
7 157 (2.87%) Change Management
8 154 (2.82%) Mentoring
9 146 (2.67%) Document Management
10 139 (2.54%) Asset Management
11 135 (2.47%) Problem Management
12 118 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 117 (2.14%) CRM
14 102 (1.87%) Time Management
14 102 (1.87%) Coaching
15 95 (1.74%) Agile Software Development
16 94 (1.72%) ITSM
17 89 (1.63%) PRINCE2
17 89 (1.63%) Workflow
18 87 (1.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 721 (13.20%) SQL
2 429 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 200 (3.66%) VB
4 197 (3.61%) VBScript
5 161 (2.95%) C#
6 89 (1.63%) JavaScript
7 86 (1.57%) Perl
8 81 (1.48%) Java
9 60 (1.10%) C
9 60 (1.10%) PHP
9 60 (1.10%) C++
10 49 (0.90%) Python
11 35 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 31 (0.57%) T-SQL
13 25 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 24 (0.44%) VB.NET
15 22 (0.40%) Ruby
16 19 (0.35%) VBA
17 17 (0.31%) COBOL
18 16 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1118 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 607 (11.11%) MCSE
3 552 (10.11%) Degree
4 420 (7.69%) MCP
5 338 (6.19%) MCITP
6 325 (5.95%) MCSA
7 271 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
8 255 (4.67%) Security Cleared
9 245 (4.49%) CCNA
10 189 (3.46%) MCTS
11 176 (3.22%) SC Cleared
12 142 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
13 84 (1.54%) MCDST
14 83 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 78 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 75 (1.37%) A+ Certification
17 69 (1.26%) ISEB
18 68 (1.24%) ISTQB
19 64 (1.17%) CCNP
20 49 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 584 (10.69%) SLA
2 71 (1.30%) QA
3 54 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 19 (0.35%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.20%) COBIT
7 7 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.092%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.037%) EMIR
11 1 (0.018%) BS7799
11 1 (0.018%) GMP
11 1 (0.018%) GLP
System Software
1 3031 (55.49%) Active Directory
2 883 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 446 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 334 (6.11%) XenApp
5 227 (4.16%) vSphere
6 196 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 193 (3.53%) XenDesktop
8 184 (3.37%) VMware ESX
9 128 (2.34%) Terminal Services
10 120 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
11 65 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
12 46 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 41 (0.75%) XenServer
13 41 (0.75%) UAG
14 32 (0.59%) VMware Server
15 29 (0.53%) Samba
16 25 (0.46%) Terminal Server
17 24 (0.44%) ISA Server
18 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 19 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 754 (13.80%) SCCM
2 186 (3.41%) Backup Exec
3 149 (2.73%) WSUS
4 113 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 103 (1.89%) SCOM
6 87 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 73 (1.34%) NetBackup
8 44 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
9 32 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 32 (0.59%) Tivoli
10 31 (0.57%) Nagios
10 31 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 28 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
12 24 (0.44%) SCVMM
13 19 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 17 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 17 (0.31%) ZENworks
15 16 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
16 13 (0.24%) AppDNA
17 12 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2917 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 1430 (26.18%) VMware
3 1212 (22.19%) Citrix
4 759 (13.90%) Cisco
5 504 (9.23%) HP
6 337 (6.17%) Apple
7 335 (6.13%) Symantec
8 267 (4.89%) Oracle
9 240 (4.39%) Dell
10 141 (2.58%) Avaya
11 131 (2.40%) NetApp
12 117 (2.14%) McAfee
13 113 (2.07%) Bloomberg
14 105 (1.92%) Lotus
15 103 (1.89%) Remedy
16 98 (1.79%) AppSense
17 92 (1.68%) Juniper
18 91 (1.67%) ServiceNow
19 88 (1.61%) Reuters
20 86 (1.57%) IBM
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West
Networking People
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TalentFlow
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting Salary £20,000 rising to £21,500 after 6 months
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Working Hours + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25500 per annum + £1,966 Inner London Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £9.25 - 9.25 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago