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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 114 135 155
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2638 2105 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.10% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 7.66% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 1784 1775
Average salary £28,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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
29473 27472 30901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.94% 27.38% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24687 23520 26730
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 £62,500 £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 21 August 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 August 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 +11 1154 £32,500 -14.47% 123
South East +35 708 £26,500 -8.62% 85
North West +25 168 £24,500 +2.08% 30
East of England +3 160 £25,500 -5.55% 23
Yorkshire -6 146 £23,000 -9.80% 27
South West -30 124 £25,000 -23.07% 11
West Midlands -19 109 £27,500 -16.66% 19
East Midlands +11 79 £27,000 -5.26% 9
North East +3 11 £21,250 -7.60% 1
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5382 (100.00%) Windows
2 3037 (56.43%) Active Directory
3 2922 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 2194 (40.77%) MS Office
5 2088 (38.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1757 (32.65%) MS Excel
7 1558 (28.95%) MS Exchange
8 1487 (27.63%) Windows XP
9 1474 (27.39%) ITIL
10 1422 (26.42%) VMware
11 1221 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 1185 (22.02%) Citrix
13 1122 (20.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 1102 (20.48%) Windows 8
15 1015 (18.86%) Finance
16 969 (18.00%) TCP/IP
17 881 (16.37%) VMware Infrastructure
18 860 (15.98%) DNS
19 799 (14.85%) Exchange Server 2010
20 793 (14.73%) Cisco
21 777 (14.44%) SQL Server
22 774 (14.38%) SCCM
23 735 (13.66%) SQL
24 715 (13.29%) LAN
25 711 (13.21%) DHCP
25 711 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
26 707 (13.14%) Blackberry
27 673 (12.50%) Firewall
28 665 (12.36%) VPN
29 616 (11.45%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1558 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 799 (14.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 454 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 432 (8.03%) SharePoint
5 344 (6.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 252 (4.68%) IIS
7 230 (4.27%) Lync
8 199 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 186 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 82 (1.52%) WorkSite
11 79 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 77 (1.43%) IBM Notes
13 54 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 52 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
15 47 (0.87%) Apache
16 46 (0.85%) Tomcat
17 36 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
18 35 (0.65%) Confluence
19 25 (0.46%) GroupWise
20 20 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 2194 (40.77%) MS Office
2 1757 (32.65%) MS Excel
3 144 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 47 (0.87%) MS Project
6 24 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.074%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.037%) InDesign
12 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 29 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 23 (0.43%) Maximo
4 14 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.20%) Movex
7 10 (0.19%) BASE24
8 9 (0.17%) Eikon
9 8 (0.15%) Misys Opics
10 7 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.13%) assyst
11 6 (0.11%) Line 50
12 5 (0.093%) Line 500
12 5 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.074%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.074%) Sage 200
14 3 (0.056%) Agresso
15 2 (0.037%) SAP FI
15 2 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
15 2 (0.037%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 250 (4.65%) Office 365
2 43 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.72%) SaaS
4 25 (0.46%) Google Apps
5 21 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.20%) IaaS
7 9 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.056%) PaaS
10 2 (0.037%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 969 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 860 (15.98%) DNS
3 715 (13.29%) LAN
4 711 (13.21%) DHCP
5 673 (12.50%) Firewall
6 665 (12.36%) VPN
7 616 (11.45%) WAN
8 369 (6.86%) SAN
9 303 (5.63%) VoIP
10 292 (5.43%) Internet
11 231 (4.29%) Wireless
12 145 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
13 103 (1.91%) SSL
14 102 (1.90%) VLAN
15 97 (1.80%) Network Security
16 78 (1.45%) SMTP
17 77 (1.43%) HTTP
18 73 (1.36%) Intranet
19 67 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
20 66 (1.23%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 245 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 134 (2.49%) MySQL
4 124 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 106 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 50 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 28 (0.52%) MS Access
10 26 (0.48%) RDBMS
10 26 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.15%) Big Data
16 6 (0.11%) Ingres
16 6 (0.11%) DB2
17 5 (0.093%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 120 (2.23%) MSI
2 46 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 34 (0.63%) Subversion
4 32 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 30 (0.56%) LoadRunner
6 29 (0.54%) JIRA
7 23 (0.43%) Jenkins
8 21 (0.39%) Selenium
9 20 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (0.37%) InstallShield
10 16 (0.30%) IntelliJ
10 16 (0.30%) SoapUI
10 16 (0.30%) FishEye
10 16 (0.30%) VisualVM
11 13 (0.24%) Fiddler
12 12 (0.22%) Git (software)
13 11 (0.20%) SilkPerformer
13 11 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.19%) WiX
15 9 (0.17%) MSBuild
General
1 1015 (18.86%) Finance
2 402 (7.47%) Law
3 336 (6.24%) Legal
4 245 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 197 (3.66%) Banking
6 156 (2.90%) Retail
7 106 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 91 (1.69%) Back Office
9 64 (1.19%) Marketing
10 60 (1.11%) Advertising
11 54 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 39 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 37 (0.69%) French Language
14 36 (0.67%) Electronics
15 31 (0.58%) Front Office
16 26 (0.48%) German Language
17 24 (0.45%) Spanish Language
18 23 (0.43%) Italian Language
19 22 (0.41%) Local Government
20 19 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1809 (33.61%) Analyst
2 1096 (20.36%) Support Analyst
3 867 (16.11%) Support Engineer
4 736 (13.68%) IT Support
5 645 (11.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 559 (10.39%) Desktop Support
7 522 (9.70%) Service Analyst
8 507 (9.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 327 (6.08%) 1st Line Support
10 296 (5.50%) Desktop Analyst
11 294 (5.46%) IT Support Analyst
12 269 (5.00%) Administrator
13 252 (4.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 246 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
15 225 (4.18%) Technical Support
16 208 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 206 (3.83%) IT Support Engineer
18 203 (3.77%) Help Desk Support
19 202 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
20 199 (3.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (2.86%) .NET
2 97 (1.80%) Application Packaging
3 93 (1.73%) HTML
4 80 (1.49%) XML
5 66 (1.23%) Software Packaging
6 59 (1.10%) CSS
7 53 (0.98%) jQuery
8 50 (0.93%) Web Services
9 49 (0.91%) LAMP
10 36 (0.67%) ASP.NET
11 28 (0.52%) OCX
12 19 (0.35%) COM
13 13 (0.24%) J2EE
13 13 (0.24%) Middleware
13 13 (0.24%) .NET Framework
14 12 (0.22%) Sass
14 12 (0.22%) X-Windows
15 11 (0.20%) AngularJS
16 10 (0.19%) HTML5
16 10 (0.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 707 (13.14%) Blackberry
2 156 (2.90%) iPhone
3 152 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 139 (2.58%) iPad
5 133 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
6 118 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 113 (2.10%) Hedge funds
8 109 (2.03%) Fat Client
8 109 (2.03%) Thin Client
9 97 (1.80%) Clustering
10 79 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 51 (0.95%) Statistics
11 51 (0.95%) Mathematics
12 48 (0.89%) PDA
13 29 (0.54%) Replication
13 29 (0.54%) Kindle
14 28 (0.52%) Smartphone
14 28 (0.52%) Open Source
15 24 (0.45%) EPoS
16 23 (0.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5382 (100.00%) Windows
2 2088 (38.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 1487 (27.63%) Windows XP
4 1221 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1102 (20.48%) Windows 8
6 711 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 584 (10.85%) Linux
8 264 (4.91%) Windows Vista
9 254 (4.72%) Mac OS X
10 230 (4.27%) Android
11 156 (2.90%) UNIX
12 115 (2.14%) Apple iOS
13 103 (1.91%) Mac OS
14 77 (1.43%) Ubuntu
15 65 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 46 (0.85%) Windows Phone
17 44 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
18 39 (0.72%) Solaris
19 28 (0.52%) VMS
19 28 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1474 (27.39%) ITIL
2 324 (6.02%) Service Delivery
3 309 (5.74%) Service Management
4 214 (3.98%) Migration
5 206 (3.83%) Project Management
6 173 (3.21%) Incident Management
7 168 (3.12%) Change Management
8 148 (2.75%) Document Management
9 145 (2.69%) Problem Management
10 144 (2.68%) Asset Management
11 120 (2.23%) CRM
12 118 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 101 (1.88%) ITSM
14 99 (1.84%) Time Management
15 90 (1.67%) PRINCE2
15 90 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 86 (1.60%) Workflow
17 82 (1.52%) Information Security
18 79 (1.47%) Mobile Device Management
19 77 (1.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 735 (13.66%) SQL
2 423 (7.86%) PowerShell
3 187 (3.47%) VB
4 181 (3.36%) VBScript
5 141 (2.62%) C#
6 85 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 80 (1.49%) Perl
8 74 (1.37%) Java
9 65 (1.21%) C
10 61 (1.13%) PHP
11 56 (1.04%) C++
12 45 (0.84%) Python
13 36 (0.67%) T-SQL
14 28 (0.52%) Bash Shell
15 27 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 24 (0.45%) Shell Script
17 23 (0.43%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.35%) Ruby
19 17 (0.32%) VBA
20 10 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1122 (20.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 612 (11.37%) MCSE
3 565 (10.50%) Degree
4 415 (7.71%) MCP
5 336 (6.24%) MCITP
6 327 (6.08%) MCSA
7 274 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
8 243 (4.52%) CCNA
9 232 (4.31%) Security Cleared
10 174 (3.23%) MCTS
11 147 (2.73%) SC Cleared
11 147 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
12 85 (1.58%) MCDST
13 76 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 76 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 71 (1.32%) CCNP
15 67 (1.24%) A+ Certification
16 61 (1.13%) ISEB
17 56 (1.04%) ISTQB
18 44 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 569 (10.57%) SLA
2 71 (1.32%) QA
3 61 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.19%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.19%) COBIT
7 3 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.037%) EMIR
8 2 (0.037%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.019%) BS7799
9 1 (0.019%) GMP
9 1 (0.019%) GLP
System Software
1 3037 (56.43%) Active Directory
2 881 (16.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 419 (7.79%) Hyper-V
4 351 (6.52%) XenApp
5 245 (4.55%) vSphere
6 216 (4.01%) XenDesktop
7 211 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 174 (3.23%) VMware ESX
9 124 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
10 119 (2.21%) Terminal Services
11 58 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
12 49 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 47 (0.87%) XenServer
14 43 (0.80%) UAG
15 32 (0.59%) VMware Server
16 30 (0.56%) ISA Server
17 29 (0.54%) Samba
17 29 (0.54%) Terminal Server
18 22 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 21 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 774 (14.38%) SCCM
2 173 (3.21%) Backup Exec
3 158 (2.94%) WSUS
4 99 (1.84%) SCOM
5 92 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 89 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 72 (1.34%) NetBackup
8 33 (0.61%) Nagios
8 33 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 30 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
9 30 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 30 (0.56%) Tivoli
10 27 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 18 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 17 (0.32%) ZENworks
12 17 (0.32%) SCVMM
12 17 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
13 16 (0.30%) WMI
14 15 (0.28%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2922 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 1422 (26.42%) VMware
3 1185 (22.02%) Citrix
4 793 (14.73%) Cisco
5 498 (9.25%) HP
6 342 (6.35%) Apple
7 308 (5.72%) Symantec
8 251 (4.66%) Oracle
9 237 (4.40%) Dell
10 133 (2.47%) NetApp
11 123 (2.29%) Avaya
12 117 (2.17%) McAfee
13 115 (2.14%) Bloomberg
14 106 (1.97%) AppSense
15 97 (1.80%) Remedy
15 97 (1.80%) ServiceNow
16 95 (1.77%) Lotus
17 92 (1.71%) Juniper
18 90 (1.67%) Reuters
19 77 (1.43%) IBM
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 40 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Salary: From £26,665 to £32,084 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago