The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 111 135 156
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2723 2142 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.49% 2.10% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.24% 7.65% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 1800 1753
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29462 28006 30679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.90% 27.50% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24855 23875 26557
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +29 1261 £33,500 -10.66% 126
South East +23 667 £26,500 -14.51% 82
East of England +3 171 £25,000 -12.28% 17
North West +31 163 £25,000 +2.04% 34
South West -8 137 £25,000 -23.07% 17
Yorkshire -14 132 £24,500 +6.52% 28
West Midlands -28 116 £27,500 -21.42% 24
East Midlands +17 79 £28,500 +12.87% 5
North East +6 10 £22,500 +7.14% 6
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5374 (100.00%) Windows
2 3075 (57.22%) Active Directory
3 2940 (54.71%) Microsoft
4 2159 (40.17%) MS Office
5 2128 (39.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1726 (32.12%) MS Excel
7 1615 (30.05%) MS Exchange
8 1476 (27.47%) Windows XP
9 1473 (27.41%) ITIL
10 1429 (26.59%) VMware
11 1222 (22.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 1174 (21.85%) Citrix
13 1158 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 1087 (20.23%) Windows 8
15 1014 (18.87%) TCP/IP
16 1011 (18.81%) Finance
17 894 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 886 (16.49%) DNS
19 835 (15.54%) Cisco
20 832 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
21 793 (14.76%) SCCM
22 787 (14.64%) SQL Server
23 742 (13.81%) SQL
24 726 (13.51%) Blackberry
25 710 (13.21%) DHCP
26 709 (13.19%) LAN
27 697 (12.97%) Firewall
28 679 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
29 668 (12.43%) VPN
30 613 (11.41%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1615 (30.05%) MS Exchange
2 832 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 458 (8.52%) SharePoint
3 458 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 367 (6.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 257 (4.78%) IIS
6 238 (4.43%) Lync
7 209 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 171 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 87 (1.62%) IBM Notes
10 86 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 82 (1.53%) WorkSite
12 66 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 64 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
14 51 (0.95%) Apache
14 51 (0.95%) Tomcat
15 39 (0.73%) Confluence
16 37 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
17 24 (0.45%) WebSphere
17 24 (0.45%) GroupWise
Applications
1 2159 (40.17%) MS Office
2 1726 (32.12%) MS Excel
3 149 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 61 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 49 (0.91%) MS Project
6 21 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.074%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.037%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.037%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.037%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 32 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 31 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (0.54%) Maximo
4 15 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 13 (0.24%) Eikon
7 11 (0.20%) Movex
8 10 (0.19%) BASE24
9 7 (0.13%) Line 50
10 6 (0.11%) Misys Opics
10 6 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.074%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.056%) assyst
12 3 (0.056%) Visualfiles
12 3 (0.056%) Agresso
12 3 (0.056%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.037%) Exchequer
13 2 (0.037%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 259 (4.82%) Office 365
2 43 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.74%) SaaS
4 32 (0.60%) Google Apps
5 22 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.22%) IaaS
7 11 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.037%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.019%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1014 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 886 (16.49%) DNS
3 710 (13.21%) DHCP
4 709 (13.19%) LAN
5 697 (12.97%) Firewall
6 668 (12.43%) VPN
7 605 (11.26%) WAN
8 378 (7.03%) SAN
9 306 (5.69%) VoIP
10 285 (5.30%) Internet
11 246 (4.58%) Wireless
12 154 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
13 122 (2.27%) SSL
14 114 (2.12%) VLAN
15 94 (1.75%) Network Security
16 88 (1.64%) SMTP
17 81 (1.51%) HTTP
18 68 (1.27%) ADSL
19 66 (1.23%) Intranet
20 65 (1.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 787 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 254 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (2.36%) MySQL
4 126 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 118 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 45 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 24 (0.45%) RDBMS
10 23 (0.43%) MS Access
10 23 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.15%) Big Data
17 6 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.11%) Ingres
17 6 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 119 (2.21%) MSI
2 36 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 32 (0.60%) Subversion
4 30 (0.56%) InstallShield
5 29 (0.54%) JIRA
6 22 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.37%) Selenium
7 20 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (0.30%) IntelliJ
9 16 (0.30%) SoapUI
9 16 (0.30%) FishEye
9 16 (0.30%) VisualVM
10 15 (0.28%) Fiddler
11 14 (0.26%) AdminStudio
12 12 (0.22%) Git (software)
13 11 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.19%) LoadRunner
15 9 (0.17%) Firebug
16 6 (0.11%) ReSharper
General
1 1011 (18.81%) Finance
2 402 (7.48%) Law
3 322 (5.99%) Legal
4 241 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 187 (3.48%) Banking
6 137 (2.55%) Retail
7 102 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 102 (1.90%) Back Office
8 58 (1.08%) Marketing
9 57 (1.06%) Advertising
10 51 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 43 (0.80%) Front Office
12 41 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 35 (0.65%) Electronics
14 31 (0.58%) French Language
15 25 (0.47%) Spanish Language
16 23 (0.43%) German Language
17 21 (0.39%) Games
18 20 (0.37%) Italian Language
18 20 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1782 (33.16%) Analyst
2 1090 (20.28%) Support Analyst
3 872 (16.23%) Support Engineer
4 714 (13.29%) IT Support
5 638 (11.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 562 (10.46%) Desktop Support
7 514 (9.56%) Service Analyst
8 499 (9.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 331 (6.16%) 1st Line Support
10 293 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
11 291 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
12 283 (5.27%) Administrator
13 254 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
14 246 (4.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 230 (4.28%) Technical Support
16 227 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 206 (3.83%) Help Desk Support
18 201 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 193 (3.59%) Desktop Engineer
19 193 (3.59%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (2.81%) .NET
2 94 (1.75%) Application Packaging
3 85 (1.58%) XML
4 83 (1.54%) HTML
5 64 (1.19%) Software Packaging
6 52 (0.97%) CSS
7 50 (0.93%) Web Services
7 50 (0.93%) jQuery
8 46 (0.86%) LAMP
9 36 (0.67%) ASP.NET
10 28 (0.52%) OCX
11 21 (0.39%) COM
12 15 (0.28%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.26%) Middleware
13 14 (0.26%) J2EE
14 11 (0.20%) Ajax
14 11 (0.20%) AngularJS
15 10 (0.19%) Sass
15 10 (0.19%) HTML5
16 9 (0.17%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 726 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 154 (2.87%) Management Information System
3 151 (2.81%) iPhone
4 148 (2.75%) iPad
5 135 (2.51%) Computer Science
6 127 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 123 (2.29%) Fat Client
7 123 (2.29%) Thin Client
8 118 (2.20%) Clustering
9 117 (2.18%) Hedge funds
10 77 (1.43%) Client/Server
11 49 (0.91%) PDA
12 47 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 45 (0.84%) Statistics
13 45 (0.84%) Replication
14 31 (0.58%) Smartphone
15 30 (0.56%) Firmware
15 30 (0.56%) Digital Media
16 29 (0.54%) Kindle
17 28 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5374 (100.00%) Windows
2 2128 (39.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1476 (27.47%) Windows XP
4 1222 (22.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1087 (20.23%) Windows 8
6 679 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 600 (11.16%) Linux
8 291 (5.41%) Windows Vista
9 263 (4.89%) Mac OS X
10 224 (4.17%) Android
11 141 (2.62%) UNIX
12 131 (2.44%) Apple iOS
13 108 (2.01%) Mac OS
14 75 (1.40%) Windows 2000
15 72 (1.34%) Ubuntu
16 52 (0.97%) Windows Phone
17 36 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
18 35 (0.65%) Solaris
19 33 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 29 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1473 (27.41%) ITIL
2 325 (6.05%) Service Delivery
3 298 (5.55%) Service Management
4 210 (3.91%) Project Management
5 208 (3.87%) Migration
6 183 (3.41%) Incident Management
7 173 (3.22%) Problem Management
8 164 (3.05%) Change Management
9 142 (2.64%) Document Management
10 138 (2.57%) Asset Management
11 134 (2.49%) Disaster Recovery
12 131 (2.44%) CRM
13 107 (1.99%) ITSM
14 101 (1.88%) Time Management
15 94 (1.75%) PRINCE2
16 91 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 86 (1.60%) Workflow
18 85 (1.58%) Mobile Device Management
19 82 (1.53%) Information Security
20 70 (1.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 742 (13.81%) SQL
2 437 (8.13%) PowerShell
3 188 (3.50%) VBScript
4 183 (3.41%) VB
5 129 (2.40%) C#
6 82 (1.53%) Java
7 79 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 77 (1.43%) C
9 71 (1.32%) Perl
10 63 (1.17%) PHP
11 54 (1.00%) C++
12 37 (0.69%) Python
13 34 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 30 (0.56%) PL/SQL
15 26 (0.48%) VB.NET
15 26 (0.48%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.28%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.26%) Ruby
17 14 (0.26%) VBA
18 12 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1158 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 613 (11.41%) MCSE
3 596 (11.09%) Degree
4 434 (8.08%) MCP
5 344 (6.40%) MCITP
6 326 (6.07%) MCSA
7 266 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
8 236 (4.39%) CCNA
9 223 (4.15%) Security Cleared
10 164 (3.05%) MCTS
11 141 (2.62%) SC Cleared
11 141 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
12 102 (1.90%) MCDST
13 71 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 69 (1.28%) CCNP
15 68 (1.27%) A+ Certification
16 64 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 55 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
18 44 (0.82%) ISEB
19 37 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 536 (9.97%) SLA
2 77 (1.43%) QA
3 59 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.19%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.19%) COBIT
7 4 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.037%) EMIR
9 1 (0.019%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.019%) BS7799
9 1 (0.019%) GMP
9 1 (0.019%) GLP
System Software
1 3075 (57.22%) Active Directory
2 894 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 420 (7.82%) Hyper-V
4 382 (7.11%) XenApp
5 264 (4.91%) vSphere
6 236 (4.39%) XenDesktop
7 224 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 163 (3.03%) VMware ESX
9 131 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
10 130 (2.42%) Terminal Services
11 64 (1.19%) XenServer
12 55 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 50 (0.93%) UAG
14 47 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
15 38 (0.71%) ISA Server
16 32 (0.60%) Terminal Server
17 28 (0.52%) Samba
17 28 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
18 25 (0.47%) VMware Server
19 21 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 793 (14.76%) SCCM
2 185 (3.44%) WSUS
3 182 (3.39%) Backup Exec
4 110 (2.05%) SCOM
5 101 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 89 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 65 (1.21%) NetBackup
8 40 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
9 39 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 37 (0.69%) Nagios
11 34 (0.63%) Tivoli
12 26 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 21 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 18 (0.33%) SCDPM
14 18 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
15 16 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (0.30%) WMI
16 15 (0.28%) ZENworks
16 15 (0.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2940 (54.71%) Microsoft
2 1429 (26.59%) VMware
3 1174 (21.85%) Citrix
4 835 (15.54%) Cisco
5 513 (9.55%) HP
6 350 (6.51%) Apple
7 338 (6.29%) Symantec
8 243 (4.52%) Dell
9 234 (4.35%) Oracle
10 144 (2.68%) McAfee
11 140 (2.61%) NetApp
12 124 (2.31%) Avaya
13 120 (2.23%) Bloomberg
13 120 (2.23%) AppSense
14 116 (2.16%) Remedy
15 108 (2.01%) Lotus
16 98 (1.82%) ServiceNow
17 95 (1.77%) Juniper
18 94 (1.75%) Reuters
19 89 (1.66%) IBM
North West London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 19 hours ago
Beckenham, Kent
Capita
Salary: based on exp
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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QUANTICA
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
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