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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 132 120 140
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2313 2714 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.26% 2.48% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 9.22% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 2287 1789
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
27079 29448 27985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.46% 26.91% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22973 24815 23846
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -9 1069 £32,500 -2.98% 103
South East -24 532 £27,000 +1.88% 62
North West +9 165 £26,000 +4.00% 40
East of England -14 136 £27,000 +8.00% 24
Yorkshire -11 123 £24,500 -1.01% 21
South West -19 115 £23,000 -8.00% 21
West Midlands -9 100 £25,000 -9.09% 12
East Midlands -12 64 £22,500 -19.64% 13
North East -17 9 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5054 (100.00%) Windows
2 3038 (60.11%) Active Directory
3 2966 (58.69%) Microsoft
4 2053 (40.62%) MS Office
5 1873 (37.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1651 (32.67%) MS Excel
7 1478 (29.24%) Windows 8
8 1412 (27.94%) ITIL
9 1398 (27.66%) MS Exchange
10 1295 (25.62%) VMware
11 1246 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 1047 (20.72%) Citrix
13 955 (18.90%) Windows XP
14 891 (17.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 868 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 842 (16.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 810 (16.03%) DNS
18 792 (15.67%) Finance
19 759 (15.02%) TCP/IP
20 739 (14.62%) SCCM
21 712 (14.09%) DHCP
22 695 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2010
23 691 (13.67%) Blackberry
23 691 (13.67%) Cisco
24 647 (12.80%) SQL Server
25 620 (12.27%) LAN
26 614 (12.15%) SQL
27 609 (12.05%) SLA
28 564 (11.16%) WAN
29 544 (10.76%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1398 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 695 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 379 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 375 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 316 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 253 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 226 (4.47%) Lync
8 196 (3.88%) IIS
9 148 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 121 (2.39%) WorkSite
11 56 (1.11%) IBM Notes
12 54 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
13 49 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
14 32 (0.63%) Apache
15 20 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 18 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
17 17 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
18 15 (0.30%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.30%) Confluence
19 11 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2053 (40.62%) MS Office
2 1651 (32.67%) MS Excel
3 111 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 42 (0.83%) MS Project
6 25 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 17 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.18%) AutoCAD
9 8 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 8 (0.16%) InDesign
10 2 (0.040%) HipChat
10 2 (0.040%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.040%) CATIA
10 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.020%) Revit
11 1 (0.020%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.020%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 13 (0.26%) Maximo
4 9 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 8 (0.16%) ION MarketView
6 7 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.14%) Eikon
6 7 (0.14%) assyst
6 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.099%) Infor CRM
7 5 (0.099%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.079%) Line 500
8 4 (0.079%) BASE24
8 4 (0.079%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.059%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.059%) SAP CCM
9 3 (0.059%) IntelliMatch
10 2 (0.040%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 369 (7.30%) Office 365
2 65 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (0.63%) Mimecast
4 30 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (0.55%) Google Apps
6 18 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.32%) SaaS
8 10 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.099%) IaaS
10 5 (0.099%) Google Drive
10 5 (0.099%) Symantec.cloud
11 3 (0.059%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.059%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.020%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.020%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.020%) Route 53
12 1 (0.020%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 810 (16.03%) DNS
2 759 (15.02%) TCP/IP
3 712 (14.09%) DHCP
4 620 (12.27%) LAN
5 564 (11.16%) WAN
6 542 (10.72%) Firewall
7 497 (9.83%) VPN
8 303 (6.00%) SAN
9 287 (5.68%) VoIP
10 250 (4.95%) Internet
11 221 (4.37%) Wireless
12 188 (3.72%) VLAN
13 147 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
14 87 (1.72%) NAS
15 71 (1.40%) IP Telephony
16 68 (1.35%) Intranet
17 67 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
18 59 (1.17%) iSCSI
19 54 (1.07%) WLAN
20 52 (1.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 176 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 106 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 63 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 49 (0.97%) MySQL
7 26 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 20 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 20 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 18 (0.36%) CouchDB
10 18 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (0.30%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 13 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.24%) MS Access
14 11 (0.22%) Informix
15 8 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.14%) DB2
16 7 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 108 (2.14%) MSI
2 60 (1.19%) InstallShield
3 46 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 38 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (0.69%) Subversion
6 32 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 24 (0.47%) Selenium
8 23 (0.46%) SpecFlow
9 19 (0.38%) JIRA
10 18 (0.36%) AdminStudio
11 12 (0.24%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.20%) NUnit
12 10 (0.20%) PowerBuilder
13 9 (0.18%) HP UFT
13 9 (0.18%) Jenkins
14 8 (0.16%) Plastic SCM
14 8 (0.16%) Fiddler
15 6 (0.12%) ReSharper
16 5 (0.099%) WinDbg
16 5 (0.099%) Yeoman
General
1 792 (15.67%) Finance
2 385 (7.62%) Law
3 382 (7.56%) Legal
4 251 (4.97%) Banking
5 175 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 128 (2.53%) Retail
7 94 (1.86%) Back Office
8 88 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 81 (1.60%) Investment Banking
10 80 (1.58%) Front Office
11 65 (1.29%) Marketing
12 54 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 54 (1.07%) Advertising
13 45 (0.89%) Games
14 31 (0.61%) Publishing
15 30 (0.59%) Automotive
16 26 (0.51%) Billing
17 21 (0.42%) Electronics
18 19 (0.38%) German Language
19 13 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1693 (33.50%) Analyst
2 934 (18.48%) Support Analyst
3 921 (18.22%) Support Engineer
4 655 (12.96%) Desktop Support
4 655 (12.96%) IT Support
5 584 (11.56%) Service Analyst
6 572 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 562 (11.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 281 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
9 278 (5.50%) Desktop Engineer
10 267 (5.28%) Desktop Analyst
11 232 (4.59%) Administrator
12 231 (4.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 225 (4.45%) IT Support Analyst
14 222 (4.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 217 (4.29%) IT Support Engineer
16 204 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 203 (4.02%) Technical Support
18 184 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 168 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (3.40%) .NET
2 134 (2.65%) Application Packaging
3 68 (1.35%) HTML
4 63 (1.25%) Web Services
4 63 (1.25%) CSS
5 48 (0.95%) XML
5 48 (0.95%) Software Packaging
6 47 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 25 (0.49%) jQuery
8 16 (0.32%) AngularJS
8 16 (0.32%) COM
9 15 (0.30%) Middleware
10 13 (0.26%) HTML5
11 12 (0.24%) WPF
11 12 (0.24%) J2EE
12 10 (0.20%) WAP
12 10 (0.20%) WSH
12 10 (0.20%) LINQ
12 10 (0.20%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (0.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 691 (13.67%) Blackberry
2 364 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 173 (3.42%) iPhone
5 163 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 124 (2.45%) iPad
7 110 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 104 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 97 (1.92%) Hedge funds
9 97 (1.92%) Client/Server
10 92 (1.82%) Thin Client
10 92 (1.82%) Fat Client
11 85 (1.68%) Clustering
12 81 (1.60%) Replication
13 64 (1.27%) Statistics
14 46 (0.91%) User Experience
15 45 (0.89%) EPoS
16 37 (0.73%) Mathematics
17 34 (0.67%) BYOD
18 33 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5054 (100.00%) Windows
2 1873 (37.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1478 (29.24%) Windows 8
4 1246 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 955 (18.90%) Windows XP
6 868 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 425 (8.41%) Linux
8 281 (5.56%) Android
9 237 (4.69%) Mac OS X
10 200 (3.96%) Windows Vista
11 191 (3.78%) Apple iOS
12 105 (2.08%) UNIX
13 71 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 70 (1.39%) Windows 2000
15 67 (1.33%) Ubuntu
15 67 (1.33%) Mac OS
16 44 (0.87%) CentOS
17 41 (0.81%) Debian
18 38 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
19 29 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1412 (27.94%) ITIL
2 329 (6.51%) Service Delivery
3 324 (6.41%) Service Management
4 261 (5.16%) Project Management
5 232 (4.59%) Migration
6 204 (4.04%) Incident Management
7 201 (3.98%) Problem Management
8 167 (3.30%) Document Management
9 143 (2.83%) Mentoring
10 140 (2.77%) Configuration Management
11 137 (2.71%) Change Management
11 137 (2.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 136 (2.69%) Time Management
13 131 (2.59%) CRM
14 130 (2.57%) Asset Management
15 122 (2.41%) PRINCE2
15 122 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 121 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
17 111 (2.20%) Patch Management
18 96 (1.90%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 614 (12.15%) SQL
2 375 (7.42%) PowerShell
3 127 (2.51%) C#
4 123 (2.43%) VB
5 115 (2.28%) C
6 98 (1.94%) Java
7 96 (1.90%) VBScript
8 72 (1.42%) C++
9 65 (1.29%) JavaScript
10 56 (1.11%) Perl
11 53 (1.05%) Python
12 36 (0.71%) Ruby
13 31 (0.61%) T-SQL
13 31 (0.61%) PHP
14 25 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 24 (0.47%) VBA
16 18 (0.36%) Bash Shell
17 17 (0.34%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.32%) MATLAB
19 14 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 891 (17.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 544 (10.76%) MCSE
3 446 (8.82%) MCP
4 407 (8.05%) Degree
5 350 (6.93%) MCITP
6 303 (6.00%) MCSA
7 260 (5.14%) Security Cleared
8 195 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
9 188 (3.72%) CCNA
10 185 (3.66%) MCTS
11 154 (3.05%) SC Cleared
12 137 (2.71%) A+ Certification
13 123 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
14 97 (1.92%) DV Cleared
15 86 (1.70%) MCDST
16 71 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 67 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 65 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
19 52 (1.03%) CCA
20 49 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 609 (12.05%) SLA
2 83 (1.64%) QA
3 43 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 6 (0.12%) GMP
8 4 (0.079%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.079%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.020%) GLP
System Software
1 3038 (60.11%) Active Directory
2 842 (16.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 479 (9.48%) Hyper-V
4 371 (7.34%) XenApp
5 196 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 177 (3.50%) XenDesktop
7 176 (3.48%) vSphere
8 151 (2.99%) VMware ESX
9 98 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
10 78 (1.54%) Terminal Services
11 62 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
12 56 (1.11%) XenServer
13 43 (0.85%) Terminal Server
14 40 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 16 (0.32%) ISA Server
16 14 (0.28%) Xen
17 13 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 13 (0.26%) Firmware
18 12 (0.24%) BitLocker
19 9 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 739 (14.62%) SCCM
2 168 (3.32%) SCOM
3 163 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 152 (3.01%) WSUS
5 56 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 48 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 31 (0.61%) Nagios
8 30 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
9 29 (0.57%) DameWare
9 29 (0.57%) Legato
10 27 (0.53%) Casper Suite
11 22 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 22 (0.44%) ARCserve
12 20 (0.40%) NetBackup
13 19 (0.38%) SCVMM
14 17 (0.34%) AirWatch
15 13 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 13 (0.26%) Tivoli
16 11 (0.22%) ZENworks
16 11 (0.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2966 (58.69%) Microsoft
2 1295 (25.62%) VMware
3 1047 (20.72%) Citrix
4 691 (13.67%) Cisco
5 439 (8.69%) HP
6 321 (6.35%) Apple
7 240 (4.75%) Symantec
8 213 (4.21%) Dell
9 145 (2.87%) Avaya
10 137 (2.71%) Oracle
11 127 (2.51%) Bloomberg
12 122 (2.41%) AppSense
13 107 (2.12%) Red Hat
14 99 (1.96%) Sophos
15 98 (1.94%) Adobe
16 94 (1.86%) NetApp
17 93 (1.84%) ServiceNow
18 90 (1.78%) McAfee
19 88 (1.74%) Reuters
20 82 (1.62%) EMC
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £17,000 - £19,500 + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Street, Somerset
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package.+ Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago