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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 103 133 130
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2808 2249 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.63% 2.23% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.73% 8.07% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2318 1924 2020
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
28849 27874 30584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.58% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24072 23954 26403
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 £65,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +20 1282 £32,500 -14.47% 155
South East +44 765 £27,500 - 113
East of England +2 169 £27,750 +0.90% 20
Yorkshire +10 153 £23,500 -3.09% 33
South West +5 134 £25,000 -1.96% 34
North West +11 132 £23,500 -12.74% 42
West Midlands -8 117 £27,000 -17.55% 23
East Midlands -3 67 £23,500 -14.54% 11
North East -17 16 £21,000 -22.93% 4
Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5515 (100.00%) Windows
2 3071 (55.68%) Active Directory
3 2996 (54.32%) Microsoft
4 2306 (41.81%) MS Office
5 2099 (38.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1715 (31.10%) MS Excel
7 1532 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 1531 (27.76%) Windows XP
9 1468 (26.62%) ITIL
10 1441 (26.13%) VMware
11 1302 (23.61%) Citrix
12 1218 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 1205 (21.85%) Windows 8
14 1072 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 1051 (19.06%) Finance
16 950 (17.23%) TCP/IP
17 880 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 872 (15.81%) DNS
19 868 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
20 777 (14.09%) SQL Server
21 763 (13.83%) DHCP
22 756 (13.71%) Cisco
23 744 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
24 736 (13.35%) Blackberry
25 717 (13.00%) SQL
26 707 (12.82%) LAN
27 705 (12.78%) SCCM
28 672 (12.18%) Firewall
29 643 (11.66%) VPN
30 625 (11.33%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1532 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 744 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 434 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 421 (7.63%) SharePoint
5 330 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 281 (5.10%) IIS
7 261 (4.73%) Lync
8 218 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 187 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 87 (1.58%) IBM Notes
11 77 (1.40%) WorkSite
12 58 (1.05%) Apache
13 55 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 43 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 42 (0.76%) Tomcat
16 34 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
17 29 (0.53%) CMS
18 26 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
19 23 (0.42%) OpenStack
20 22 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 2306 (41.81%) MS Office
2 1715 (31.10%) MS Excel
3 155 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 41 (0.74%) MS Project
6 19 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 10 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.054%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.054%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.036%) Revit
13 2 (0.036%) InDesign
14 1 (0.018%) Maya
14 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 30 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.40%) BASE24
3 20 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.33%) Maximo
5 11 (0.20%) Eikon
6 9 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 8 (0.15%) Movex
7 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.15%) Misys Opics
8 6 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.091%) Line 500
9 5 (0.091%) assyst
9 5 (0.091%) Sage 50
9 5 (0.091%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 4 (0.073%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.073%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.054%) Academy Housing
11 3 (0.054%) Line 50
11 3 (0.054%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 247 (4.48%) Office 365
2 60 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (0.54%) SaaS
3 30 (0.54%) Google Apps
4 15 (0.27%) IaaS
5 11 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.091%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.073%) PaaS
8 2 (0.036%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.018%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 950 (17.23%) TCP/IP
2 872 (15.81%) DNS
3 763 (13.83%) DHCP
4 707 (12.82%) LAN
5 672 (12.18%) Firewall
6 643 (11.66%) VPN
7 625 (11.33%) WAN
8 384 (6.96%) SAN
9 328 (5.95%) Internet
10 284 (5.15%) VoIP
11 220 (3.99%) Wireless
12 140 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
13 98 (1.78%) Network Security
14 74 (1.34%) SSL
14 74 (1.34%) VLAN
15 71 (1.29%) Intranet
16 64 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
17 62 (1.12%) NAS
17 62 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
18 60 (1.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 227 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 129 (2.34%) MySQL
4 122 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 102 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 32 (0.58%) MS Access
9 31 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
10 30 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 29 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
13 22 (0.40%) Oracle Database
14 19 (0.34%) DB2
15 9 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 6 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
19 5 (0.091%) Ingres
19 5 (0.091%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 102 (1.85%) MSI
2 55 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 48 (0.87%) LoadRunner
4 45 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
6 30 (0.54%) Subversion
7 25 (0.45%) WiX
8 24 (0.44%) MSBuild
9 23 (0.42%) NUnit
9 23 (0.42%) Ranorex
9 23 (0.42%) NuGet
9 23 (0.42%) MSTest
10 21 (0.38%) SilkPerformer
10 21 (0.38%) InstallShield
11 20 (0.36%) Selenium
11 20 (0.36%) JIRA
12 16 (0.29%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.27%) Git (software)
14 12 (0.22%) VisualVM
14 12 (0.22%) FishEye
General
1 1051 (19.06%) Finance
2 379 (6.87%) Law
3 323 (5.86%) Legal
4 238 (4.32%) Banking
5 218 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 188 (3.41%) Retail
7 111 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 79 (1.43%) Back Office
9 55 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 55 (1.00%) Advertising
9 55 (1.00%) Marketing
10 43 (0.78%) Investment Banking
11 35 (0.63%) French Language
12 33 (0.60%) Front Office
13 26 (0.47%) Publishing
14 21 (0.38%) German Language
15 17 (0.31%) Local Government
15 17 (0.31%) Electronics
16 16 (0.29%) Games
16 16 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1888 (34.23%) Analyst
2 1054 (19.11%) Support Analyst
3 924 (16.75%) Support Engineer
4 720 (13.06%) IT Support
5 619 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 607 (11.01%) Service Analyst
7 597 (10.83%) Service Desk Analyst
8 556 (10.08%) Desktop Support
9 296 (5.37%) IT Support Analyst
10 285 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
11 257 (4.66%) Desktop Analyst
12 243 (4.41%) Administrator
13 236 (4.28%) Technical Support
14 230 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
15 218 (3.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 218 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
16 206 (3.74%) Help Desk Support
16 206 (3.74%) IT Support Engineer
17 186 (3.37%) Support Technician
18 184 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (3.26%) .NET
2 129 (2.34%) HTML
3 124 (2.25%) Application Packaging
4 99 (1.80%) CSS
5 94 (1.70%) XML
6 59 (1.07%) Software Packaging
7 56 (1.02%) jQuery
8 50 (0.91%) LAMP
9 47 (0.85%) Web Services
10 45 (0.82%) ASP.NET
11 25 (0.45%) J2EE
11 25 (0.45%) X-Windows
12 18 (0.33%) HTML5
13 17 (0.31%) Ajax
13 17 (0.31%) OCX
14 15 (0.27%) .NET Framework
15 12 (0.22%) Sass
16 11 (0.20%) Middleware
16 11 (0.20%) Classic ASP
17 10 (0.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 736 (13.35%) Blackberry
2 339 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 190 (3.45%) iPhone
4 177 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 138 (2.50%) iPad
6 132 (2.39%) Thin Client
6 132 (2.39%) Fat Client
7 131 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
8 128 (2.32%) Computer Science
9 113 (2.05%) Clustering
10 105 (1.90%) Hedge funds
11 67 (1.21%) Client/Server
12 48 (0.87%) Statistics
13 42 (0.76%) PDA
14 37 (0.67%) Smartphone
15 36 (0.65%) Replication
16 33 (0.60%) Mobile App
17 30 (0.54%) Mathematics
18 28 (0.51%) Open Source
18 28 (0.51%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5515 (100.00%) Windows
2 2099 (38.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1531 (27.76%) Windows XP
4 1218 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1205 (21.85%) Windows 8
6 868 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 541 (9.81%) Linux
8 248 (4.50%) Mac OS X
9 241 (4.37%) Android
10 240 (4.35%) Windows Vista
11 180 (3.26%) UNIX
12 113 (2.05%) Apple iOS
13 76 (1.38%) Ubuntu
14 63 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
15 56 (1.02%) Windows 2000
16 53 (0.96%) Mac OS
17 45 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 44 (0.80%) Solaris
19 36 (0.65%) Windows Phone
20 29 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1468 (26.62%) ITIL
2 311 (5.64%) Service Delivery
3 310 (5.62%) Service Management
4 200 (3.63%) Project Management
5 199 (3.61%) Incident Management
6 169 (3.06%) Migration
7 149 (2.70%) Change Management
7 149 (2.70%) Asset Management
8 145 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 144 (2.61%) Document Management
10 141 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 129 (2.34%) Problem Management
12 124 (2.25%) CRM
13 103 (1.87%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (1.87%) Coaching
14 102 (1.85%) PRINCE2
15 99 (1.80%) Time Management
16 96 (1.74%) ITSM
17 90 (1.63%) Configuration Management
17 90 (1.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 717 (13.00%) SQL
2 433 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 206 (3.74%) VBScript
4 182 (3.30%) VB
5 178 (3.23%) C#
6 100 (1.81%) JavaScript
7 93 (1.69%) Perl
8 78 (1.41%) Java
9 60 (1.09%) PHP
10 54 (0.98%) C++
11 50 (0.91%) Python
12 48 (0.87%) C
13 39 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 27 (0.49%) T-SQL
15 25 (0.45%) Ruby
15 25 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 23 (0.42%) COBOL
17 22 (0.40%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.33%) VBA
19 17 (0.31%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1072 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 584 (10.59%) MCSE
3 496 (8.99%) Degree
4 437 (7.92%) MCP
5 333 (6.04%) MCITP
6 314 (5.69%) MCSA
7 277 (5.02%) Security Cleared
8 253 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
9 230 (4.17%) CCNA
10 201 (3.64%) SC Cleared
11 186 (3.37%) MCTS
12 140 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
13 93 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 88 (1.60%) A+ Certification
15 77 (1.40%) MCDST
16 74 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 73 (1.32%) ISEB
18 71 (1.29%) ISTQB
19 63 (1.14%) CCNP
20 62 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 579 (10.50%) SLA
2 61 (1.11%) QA
3 49 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.40%) ISO 8583
6 9 (0.16%) COBIT
7 7 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.091%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.036%) EMIR
10 1 (0.018%) BS7799
10 1 (0.018%) GMP
10 1 (0.018%) GLP
System Software
1 3071 (55.68%) Active Directory
2 880 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 471 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 368 (6.67%) XenApp
5 209 (3.79%) vSphere
6 208 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 203 (3.68%) XenDesktop
8 166 (3.01%) VMware ESX
9 128 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
10 127 (2.30%) Terminal Services
11 71 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
12 39 (0.71%) XenServer
13 36 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 30 (0.54%) UAG
15 26 (0.47%) KVM
16 24 (0.44%) VMware Server
17 20 (0.36%) NFS
18 19 (0.34%) MetaFrame
19 18 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
20 17 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 705 (12.78%) SCCM
2 196 (3.55%) Backup Exec
3 134 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 132 (2.39%) WSUS
5 94 (1.70%) SCOM
6 77 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 70 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 50 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
9 42 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 39 (0.71%) Tivoli
11 37 (0.67%) SCVMM
12 35 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 26 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 23 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
15 22 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 20 (0.36%) Nagios
17 15 (0.27%) ZENworks
17 15 (0.27%) Unicenter
17 15 (0.27%) Casper Suite
18 14 (0.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2996 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 1441 (26.13%) VMware
3 1302 (23.61%) Citrix
4 756 (13.71%) Cisco
5 492 (8.92%) HP
6 360 (6.53%) Symantec
7 344 (6.24%) Apple
8 283 (5.13%) Oracle
9 249 (4.51%) Dell
10 155 (2.81%) Avaya
11 130 (2.36%) Bloomberg
12 121 (2.19%) NetApp
13 113 (2.05%) McAfee
14 105 (1.90%) AppSense
15 104 (1.89%) Reuters
16 101 (1.83%) Lotus
17 98 (1.78%) IBM
18 93 (1.69%) LANDesk
19 86 (1.56%) Remedy
20 82 (1.49%) Juniper
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 48 minutes ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bens + training budget
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorset
Cititec
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent BONUS & Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Middlesex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits, 36 Hour Week
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £120 - £130 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago