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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 134 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2309 2609 2103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.24% 2.41% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.52% 8.93% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 2151 1791
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
27098 29231 27763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.23% 26.96% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23150 24482 23770
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -1 1135 £32,500 - 95
South East -39 472 £28,000 +5.66% 61
North West +12 180 £25,000 +6.38% 32
South West -3 129 £25,000 +3.09% 28
East of England -29 120 £27,500 +1.85% 14
Yorkshire -18 110 £24,500 +6.52% 13
West Midlands -15 94 £26,320 -4.29% 3
East Midlands -18 65 £23,750 -12.03% 11
North East -4 7 £24,000 +20.00% 3
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4772 (100.00%) Windows
2 2910 (60.98%) Active Directory
3 2791 (58.49%) Microsoft
4 1937 (40.59%) MS Office
5 1827 (38.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1544 (32.36%) MS Excel
7 1436 (30.09%) Windows 8
8 1344 (28.16%) MS Exchange
9 1310 (27.45%) ITIL
10 1254 (26.28%) VMware
11 1236 (25.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 956 (20.03%) Citrix
13 838 (17.56%) Windows XP
14 832 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 820 (17.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 818 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 807 (16.91%) DNS
18 757 (15.86%) TCP/IP
19 745 (15.61%) Finance
20 741 (15.53%) DHCP
21 699 (14.65%) Cisco
22 690 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
23 682 (14.29%) SCCM
24 613 (12.85%) Blackberry
24 613 (12.85%) LAN
24 613 (12.85%) SQL Server
25 602 (12.62%) SQL
26 598 (12.53%) Firewall
27 562 (11.78%) SLA
28 541 (11.34%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1344 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 690 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 385 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 372 (7.80%) SharePoint
5 284 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 276 (5.78%) Lync
7 238 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 203 (4.25%) IIS
9 113 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 106 (2.22%) WorkSite
11 45 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 40 (0.84%) IBM Notes
13 39 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
14 32 (0.67%) Apache
15 19 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.34%) Confluence
17 14 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
18 13 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
19 11 (0.23%) WebSphere
19 11 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1937 (40.59%) MS Office
2 1544 (32.36%) MS Excel
3 103 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.54%) MS Project
6 23 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 9 (0.19%) InDesign
10 7 (0.15%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.042%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.042%) CATIA
11 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.021%) HipChat
12 1 (0.021%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.021%) Revit
12 1 (0.021%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 40 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.19%) Maximo
4 8 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.17%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.10%) Line 500
6 5 (0.10%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.10%) Sage 50
6 5 (0.10%) Infor CRM
6 5 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.084%) Eikon
8 3 (0.063%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.063%) Orchard Housing
8 3 (0.063%) Aareon QL
8 3 (0.063%) OPENHousing
8 3 (0.063%) MIS ActiveH
8 3 (0.063%) Northgate Housing
8 3 (0.063%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 407 (8.53%) Office 365
2 56 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (0.63%) Google Apps
4 28 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (0.57%) Mimecast
6 20 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.29%) SaaS
8 10 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.10%) IaaS
10 4 (0.084%) Symantec.cloud
11 3 (0.063%) Google Drive
12 2 (0.042%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.042%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.021%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.021%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.021%) Route 53
13 1 (0.021%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 807 (16.91%) DNS
2 757 (15.86%) TCP/IP
3 741 (15.53%) DHCP
4 613 (12.85%) LAN
5 598 (12.53%) Firewall
6 541 (11.34%) WAN
7 495 (10.37%) VPN
8 281 (5.89%) SAN
9 279 (5.85%) VoIP
10 224 (4.69%) Internet
11 219 (4.59%) Wireless
12 173 (3.63%) VLAN
13 133 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
14 86 (1.80%) NAS
15 75 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
16 67 (1.40%) Intranet
17 64 (1.34%) IP Telephony
18 62 (1.30%) iSCSI
19 60 (1.26%) WLAN
20 50 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 613 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 165 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 117 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 89 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 65 (1.36%) Relational Database
6 47 (0.98%) MySQL
7 25 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 19 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (0.36%) RDBMS
11 15 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 15 (0.31%) NoSQL
12 13 (0.27%) CouchDB
12 13 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (0.19%) Informix
14 9 (0.19%) MS Access
15 6 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.10%) Firebird
16 5 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 101 (2.12%) MSI
2 53 (1.11%) InstallShield
3 48 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 35 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (0.54%) Subversion
5 26 (0.54%) Selenium
6 22 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 21 (0.44%) SpecFlow
8 19 (0.40%) AdminStudio
9 18 (0.38%) JIRA
10 14 (0.29%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
12 11 (0.23%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.23%) Yeoman
13 7 (0.15%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.13%) NUnit
15 5 (0.10%) WinDbg
15 5 (0.10%) Plastic SCM
16 4 (0.084%) Fiddler
16 4 (0.084%) Oracle Forms
General
1 745 (15.61%) Finance
2 374 (7.84%) Legal
3 362 (7.59%) Law
4 195 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 189 (3.96%) Banking
6 98 (2.05%) Retail
7 93 (1.95%) Back Office
8 78 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 69 (1.45%) Marketing
10 64 (1.34%) Front Office
11 62 (1.30%) Manufacturing
12 59 (1.24%) Investment Banking
13 48 (1.01%) Advertising
14 33 (0.69%) Games
15 26 (0.54%) Automotive
16 19 (0.40%) Publishing
17 18 (0.38%) Billing
18 15 (0.31%) German Language
19 14 (0.29%) Electronics
20 13 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1626 (34.07%) Analyst
2 913 (19.13%) Support Engineer
3 892 (18.69%) Support Analyst
4 655 (13.73%) IT Support
5 604 (12.66%) Desktop Support
6 567 (11.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 550 (11.53%) Service Analyst
8 541 (11.34%) Service Desk Analyst
9 265 (5.55%) Desktop Engineer
10 242 (5.07%) 1st Line Support
11 236 (4.95%) Desktop Analyst
12 233 (4.88%) Administrator
13 231 (4.84%) IT Support Engineer
14 216 (4.53%) IT Support Analyst
15 215 (4.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 201 (4.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 194 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 190 (3.98%) Technical Support
19 187 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 167 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (3.56%) .NET
2 124 (2.60%) Application Packaging
3 62 (1.30%) HTML
4 58 (1.22%) CSS
5 53 (1.11%) Web Services
6 42 (0.88%) Software Packaging
7 33 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 31 (0.65%) XML
9 23 (0.48%) COM
10 19 (0.40%) jQuery
11 16 (0.34%) WPF
12 15 (0.31%) HTML5
13 14 (0.29%) Middleware
14 10 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (0.19%) WinForms
15 9 (0.19%) Flash
15 9 (0.19%) WAP
15 9 (0.19%) WSH
15 9 (0.19%) AngularJS
16 8 (0.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 613 (12.85%) Blackberry
2 320 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 164 (3.44%) iPhone
4 157 (3.29%) Data Centre
5 152 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
6 122 (2.56%) iPad
7 111 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 93 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 90 (1.89%) Clustering
10 85 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 81 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 77 (1.61%) Replication
13 67 (1.40%) Thin Client
13 67 (1.40%) Fat Client
14 47 (0.98%) Statistics
15 42 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
16 41 (0.86%) User Experience
17 35 (0.73%) Mathematics
18 33 (0.69%) Handset
19 32 (0.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4772 (100.00%) Windows
2 1827 (38.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1436 (30.09%) Windows 8
4 1236 (25.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 838 (17.56%) Windows XP
6 818 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 397 (8.32%) Linux
8 275 (5.76%) Android
9 246 (5.16%) Mac OS X
10 170 (3.56%) Apple iOS
11 168 (3.52%) Windows Vista
12 116 (2.43%) UNIX
13 79 (1.66%) Mac OS
14 66 (1.38%) Windows 2000
15 62 (1.30%) Ubuntu
16 59 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 37 (0.78%) Debian
18 36 (0.75%) CentOS
19 33 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
20 31 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1310 (27.45%) ITIL
2 298 (6.24%) Service Management
3 275 (5.76%) Service Delivery
4 220 (4.61%) Project Management
5 216 (4.53%) Migration
6 190 (3.98%) Problem Management
7 178 (3.73%) Incident Management
8 138 (2.89%) Document Management
9 135 (2.83%) CRM
10 131 (2.75%) Mentoring
11 128 (2.68%) Configuration Management
12 127 (2.66%) Change Management
13 125 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 123 (2.58%) Asset Management
15 115 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
16 114 (2.39%) Time Management
17 105 (2.20%) PRINCE2
17 105 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
18 91 (1.91%) Patch Management
19 81 (1.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 602 (12.62%) SQL
2 375 (7.86%) PowerShell
3 120 (2.51%) C#
4 109 (2.28%) VB
5 103 (2.16%) C
6 94 (1.97%) VBScript
6 94 (1.97%) Java
7 73 (1.53%) C++
8 62 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 58 (1.22%) Perl
10 48 (1.01%) Python
11 38 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 32 (0.67%) PHP
13 30 (0.63%) Ruby
14 23 (0.48%) VBA
15 22 (0.46%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.40%) PL/SQL
17 18 (0.38%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.27%) VB6
19 11 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 820 (17.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 471 (9.87%) MCSE
3 399 (8.36%) MCP
4 365 (7.65%) Degree
5 323 (6.77%) MCITP
6 310 (6.50%) MCSA
7 233 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 186 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
9 184 (3.86%) CCNA
10 176 (3.69%) MCTS
11 134 (2.81%) SC Cleared
12 117 (2.45%) A+ Certification
13 112 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
14 82 (1.72%) MCDST
15 81 (1.70%) DV Cleared
16 71 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 57 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 56 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
19 46 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
20 45 (0.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 562 (11.78%) SLA
2 81 (1.70%) QA
3 34 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 29 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.10%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.084%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.063%) GMP
10 1 (0.021%) GAAP
System Software
1 2910 (60.98%) Active Directory
2 832 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 464 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 336 (7.04%) XenApp
5 179 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 160 (3.35%) vSphere
7 149 (3.12%) XenDesktop
8 143 (3.00%) VMware ESX
9 99 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
10 85 (1.78%) Terminal Services
11 58 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
12 49 (1.03%) Terminal Server
13 38 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 37 (0.78%) XenServer
15 18 (0.38%) ISA Server
16 16 (0.34%) BitLocker
17 13 (0.27%) VirtualBox
18 12 (0.25%) Xen
19 10 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 9 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 682 (14.29%) SCCM
2 161 (3.37%) Backup Exec
3 156 (3.27%) SCOM
4 144 (3.02%) WSUS
5 44 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 41 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 28 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
7 28 (0.59%) AirWatch
8 25 (0.52%) ARCserve
9 24 (0.50%) DameWare
10 23 (0.48%) Casper Suite
11 22 (0.46%) Nagios
12 21 (0.44%) Legato
13 19 (0.40%) SCVMM
13 19 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 18 (0.38%) NetBackup
15 17 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 13 (0.27%) SCOrch
17 12 (0.25%) SCSM
18 11 (0.23%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 2791 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 1254 (26.28%) VMware
3 956 (20.03%) Citrix
4 699 (14.65%) Cisco
5 405 (8.49%) HP
6 275 (5.76%) Apple
7 220 (4.61%) Symantec
8 218 (4.57%) Dell
9 143 (3.00%) Avaya
10 137 (2.87%) Oracle
11 117 (2.45%) Bloomberg
12 112 (2.35%) AppSense
13 91 (1.91%) Red Hat
14 90 (1.89%) Adobe
15 89 (1.87%) NetApp
16 85 (1.78%) McAfee
17 80 (1.68%) Sophos
17 80 (1.68%) Veeam
18 78 (1.63%) Remedy
19 74 (1.55%) Reuters
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
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London
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, car allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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London
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Salary: £28000 per annum + bens, £3k training budget
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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