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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 99 136 147
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2898 2099 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.90% 2.14% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.56% 7.89% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2439 1803 1771
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,710
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
27440 26588 27852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.50% 27.13% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23165 22023 23765
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +48 1433 £33,500 -4.28% 114
South East +25 612 £27,000 -1.81% 84
North West +49 185 £25,000 +6.38% 38
East of England +9 183 £27,500 - 23
Yorkshire +28 149 £25,000 +20.48% 19
West Midlands +42 140 £25,000 -6.54% 13
South West -26 91 £24,000 -5.88% 20
East Midlands +46 85 £26,000 +10.63% 10
North East -18 4 £22,500 -11.76% 6
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5920 (100.00%) Windows
2 3491 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 3487 (58.90%) Microsoft
4 2577 (43.53%) MS Office
5 2215 (37.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1945 (32.85%) MS Excel
7 1695 (28.63%) Windows 8
8 1654 (27.94%) MS Exchange
9 1604 (27.09%) ITIL
10 1513 (25.56%) Citrix
11 1482 (25.03%) VMware
12 1386 (23.41%) Windows XP
13 1258 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 1129 (19.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 1027 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
16 1025 (17.31%) Finance
16 1025 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 970 (16.39%) DNS
18 930 (15.71%) Blackberry
19 842 (14.22%) TCP/IP
20 816 (13.78%) DHCP
21 803 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
22 799 (13.50%) Cisco
23 774 (13.07%) SCCM
24 772 (13.04%) SQL
25 750 (12.67%) SQL Server
26 735 (12.42%) LAN
27 693 (11.71%) WAN
28 690 (11.66%) Firewall
29 632 (10.68%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1654 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 803 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 457 (7.72%) SharePoint
4 423 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 393 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 333 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 274 (4.63%) IIS
8 240 (4.05%) Lync
9 190 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 100 (1.69%) IBM Notes
11 84 (1.42%) WorkSite
12 70 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 60 (1.01%) Apache
14 46 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 28 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 24 (0.41%) CMS
17 21 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
17 21 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
18 15 (0.25%) WebSphere
19 13 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2577 (43.53%) MS Office
2 1945 (32.85%) MS Excel
3 188 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 66 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 56 (0.95%) MS Project
6 16 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
9 9 (0.15%) Acrobat
10 8 (0.14%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.068%) S-PLUS
12 3 (0.051%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.034%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.034%) Revit
13 2 (0.034%) SPSS
14 1 (0.017%) Maya
14 1 (0.017%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.017%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.017%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 43 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.32%) BASE24
3 16 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.25%) Maximo
4 15 (0.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 14 (0.24%) Eikon
6 10 (0.17%) Agresso
7 8 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.12%) CA PPM
8 7 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.10%) assyst
10 5 (0.084%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.051%) Sage 50
11 3 (0.051%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.051%) SAP CCM
12 2 (0.034%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.034%) Dynamics GP
12 2 (0.034%) Cognos Controller
12 2 (0.034%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 353 (5.96%) Office 365
2 107 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (0.41%) Google Apps
4 21 (0.35%) SaaS
5 15 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.14%) IaaS
8 2 (0.034%) PaaS
9 1 (0.017%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.017%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 970 (16.39%) DNS
2 842 (14.22%) TCP/IP
3 816 (13.78%) DHCP
4 735 (12.42%) LAN
5 693 (11.71%) WAN
6 690 (11.66%) Firewall
7 616 (10.41%) VPN
8 396 (6.69%) SAN
9 377 (6.37%) Internet
10 302 (5.10%) VoIP
11 247 (4.17%) Wireless
12 154 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
13 141 (2.38%) VLAN
14 103 (1.74%) Intranet
15 98 (1.66%) IP Telephony
16 73 (1.23%) MPLS
17 72 (1.22%) SSL
18 65 (1.10%) Network Security
19 59 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
20 58 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 218 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 116 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 73 (1.23%) MySQL
6 63 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 32 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 32 (0.54%) MS Access
9 25 (0.42%) Relational Database
10 23 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 21 (0.35%) MongoDB
12 20 (0.34%) DB2
13 16 (0.27%) NoSQL
13 16 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (0.20%) CouchDB
15 11 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 65 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 59 (1.00%) MSI
3 54 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (0.78%) Subversion
5 41 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 36 (0.61%) NUnit
7 35 (0.59%) LoadRunner
8 25 (0.42%) InstallShield
8 25 (0.42%) MSTest
9 24 (0.41%) Ranorex
9 24 (0.41%) WiX
9 24 (0.41%) MSBuild
9 24 (0.41%) NuGet
10 20 (0.34%) JIRA
11 16 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
11 16 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
12 12 (0.20%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.19%) AdminStudio
13 11 (0.19%) Selenium
14 10 (0.17%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1025 (17.31%) Finance
2 440 (7.43%) Law
3 354 (5.98%) Legal
4 315 (5.32%) Banking
5 206 (3.48%) Retail
6 186 (3.14%) Telecoms
7 101 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 92 (1.55%) Back Office
9 84 (1.42%) Advertising
10 83 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 71 (1.20%) Marketing
12 63 (1.06%) Front Office
13 38 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 36 (0.61%) Games
15 35 (0.59%) Publishing
15 35 (0.59%) Billing
16 30 (0.51%) Electronics
17 20 (0.34%) German Language
18 18 (0.30%) French Language
19 15 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1956 (33.04%) Analyst
2 1086 (18.34%) Support Analyst
3 1070 (18.07%) Support Engineer
4 764 (12.91%) IT Support
5 707 (11.94%) Service Analyst
6 706 (11.93%) Service Desk Analyst
7 646 (10.91%) Desktop Support
8 635 (10.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 290 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
10 288 (4.86%) IT Support Analyst
11 280 (4.73%) Technical Support
12 278 (4.70%) Desktop Engineer
13 250 (4.22%) Help Desk Analyst
14 241 (4.07%) Desktop Analyst
15 225 (3.80%) Administrator
16 219 (3.70%) Support Technician
17 212 (3.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 208 (3.51%) Consultant
19 204 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
20 202 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (4.04%) .NET
2 141 (2.38%) Application Packaging
3 140 (2.36%) HTML
4 112 (1.89%) CSS
5 102 (1.72%) XML
6 77 (1.30%) ASP.NET
7 74 (1.25%) Web Services
8 56 (0.95%) Software Packaging
9 46 (0.78%) jQuery
10 31 (0.52%) X-Windows
11 27 (0.46%) .NET Framework
12 24 (0.41%) AngularJS
13 22 (0.37%) J2EE
14 21 (0.35%) Ajax
15 19 (0.32%) WCF
16 18 (0.30%) HTML5
17 15 (0.25%) WPF
17 15 (0.25%) LINQ
18 13 (0.22%) LAMP
19 12 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 930 (15.71%) Blackberry
2 420 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 254 (4.29%) iPhone
4 197 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 197 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 175 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 147 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 139 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
8 132 (2.23%) iPad
9 115 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 114 (1.93%) Client/Server
11 101 (1.71%) Clustering
12 80 (1.35%) Replication
13 66 (1.11%) Statistics
14 62 (1.05%) Smartphone
15 54 (0.91%) EPoS
15 54 (0.91%) User Experience
16 38 (0.64%) Mobile App
17 34 (0.57%) Mathematics
18 32 (0.54%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5920 (100.00%) Windows
2 2215 (37.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 1695 (28.63%) Windows 8
4 1386 (23.41%) Windows XP
5 1258 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1129 (19.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 449 (7.58%) Linux
8 264 (4.46%) Windows Vista
9 243 (4.10%) Mac OS X
10 223 (3.77%) Android
11 166 (2.80%) Apple iOS
12 141 (2.38%) UNIX
13 81 (1.37%) Windows 2000
14 66 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
15 65 (1.10%) Mac OS
16 54 (0.91%) CentOS
17 53 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 52 (0.88%) Ubuntu
19 46 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
20 39 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1604 (27.09%) ITIL
2 481 (8.13%) Service Delivery
3 351 (5.93%) Service Management
4 273 (4.61%) Incident Management
5 258 (4.36%) Project Management
6 247 (4.17%) Migration
7 203 (3.43%) Document Management
8 190 (3.21%) Time Management
9 186 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 182 (3.07%) Problem Management
11 157 (2.65%) CRM
11 157 (2.65%) Asset Management
12 156 (2.64%) Change Management
13 135 (2.28%) Mentoring
14 127 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
15 126 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
16 121 (2.04%) PRINCE2
17 111 (1.88%) Configuration Management
18 95 (1.60%) Workflow
19 94 (1.59%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 772 (13.04%) SQL
2 410 (6.93%) PowerShell
3 201 (3.40%) C#
4 126 (2.13%) VBScript
5 115 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 113 (1.91%) VB
7 80 (1.35%) Java
8 72 (1.22%) C
9 70 (1.18%) Perl
10 46 (0.78%) C++
11 45 (0.76%) Python
12 43 (0.73%) VB.NET
13 36 (0.61%) T-SQL
14 29 (0.49%) PHP
15 26 (0.44%) Bash Shell
16 23 (0.39%) COBOL
16 23 (0.39%) VBA
16 23 (0.39%) XAML
17 21 (0.35%) Ruby
18 19 (0.32%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1027 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 607 (10.25%) MCSE
3 535 (9.04%) MCP
4 436 (7.36%) Degree
5 401 (6.77%) MCITP
6 324 (5.47%) Security Cleared
7 318 (5.37%) MCSA
8 243 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
9 229 (3.87%) SC Cleared
10 228 (3.85%) MCTS
11 221 (3.73%) CCNA
12 158 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 129 (2.18%) A+ Certification
14 103 (1.74%) MCDST
15 101 (1.71%) DV Cleared
16 94 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 68 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
18 67 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 58 (0.98%) CCNP
20 57 (0.96%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 632 (10.68%) SLA
2 60 (1.01%) QA
3 40 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.32%) ISO 8583
5 18 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.051%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.051%) COBIT
8 2 (0.034%) GMP
9 1 (0.017%) GLP
9 1 (0.017%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.017%) HL7
9 1 (0.017%) DICOM
9 1 (0.017%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3491 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 1025 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 590 (9.97%) Hyper-V
4 518 (8.75%) XenApp
5 224 (3.78%) vSphere
6 211 (3.56%) XenDesktop
6 211 (3.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 145 (2.45%) Terminal Services
8 113 (1.91%) VMware ESX
9 104 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
10 64 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
11 47 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 42 (0.71%) XenServer
13 31 (0.52%) Xen
14 20 (0.34%) NFS
15 16 (0.27%) ISA Server
16 15 (0.25%) MetaFrame
16 15 (0.25%) VMware Server
16 15 (0.25%) UAG
17 12 (0.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 774 (13.07%) SCCM
2 214 (3.61%) Backup Exec
3 190 (3.21%) SCOM
4 148 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 146 (2.47%) WSUS
6 74 (1.25%) SCVMM
7 57 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 56 (0.95%) NetBackup
9 48 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 39 (0.66%) SCOrch
11 33 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 28 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
13 24 (0.41%) SCSM
14 23 (0.39%) Nagios
15 21 (0.35%) Casper Suite
16 20 (0.34%) Tivoli
17 19 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
18 15 (0.25%) SCDPM
18 15 (0.25%) Unicenter
18 15 (0.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3487 (58.90%) Microsoft
2 1513 (25.56%) Citrix
3 1482 (25.03%) VMware
4 799 (13.50%) Cisco
5 512 (8.65%) HP
6 460 (7.77%) Apple
7 363 (6.13%) Symantec
8 253 (4.27%) Dell
9 220 (3.72%) Oracle
10 168 (2.84%) Avaya
11 133 (2.25%) Bloomberg
12 130 (2.20%) Reuters
13 129 (2.18%) NetApp
14 126 (2.13%) AppSense
15 121 (2.04%) CheckPoint
16 111 (1.88%) Red Hat
17 109 (1.84%) LANDesk
18 104 (1.76%) Lotus
19 101 (1.71%) Veeam
20 98 (1.66%) McAfee
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £29,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens & PDP
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: car, benefits
Posted: Yesterday