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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 99 133 129
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3018 2339 2316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.86% 2.26% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.49% 8.17% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2008 2019
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
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
28763 28633 30872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.28% 27.68% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24163 24333 26845
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +42 1467 £32,500 -7.14% 137
South East +41 750 £28,000 +7.69% 76
East of England -9 175 £26,000 -6.30% 21
Yorkshire +6 160 £23,500 -2.08% 26
North West -1 149 £24,500 -2.00% 39
South West +19 143 £25,750 +5.10% 33
West Midlands -10 118 £25,250 -15.83% 24
East Midlands -9 54 £24,000 -15.78% 10
North East -9 14 £22,750 -10.78% 1
Midlands +7 1 £24,000 - 2
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5641 (100.00%) Windows
2 3231 (57.28%) Active Directory
3 3119 (55.29%) Microsoft
4 2409 (42.71%) MS Office
5 2186 (38.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1838 (32.58%) MS Excel
7 1592 (28.22%) MS Exchange
8 1558 (27.62%) Windows XP
9 1476 (26.17%) ITIL
10 1471 (26.08%) VMware
11 1386 (24.57%) Windows 8
12 1382 (24.50%) Citrix
13 1234 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 1049 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 1036 (18.37%) Finance
16 1002 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
17 953 (16.89%) DNS
18 939 (16.65%) TCP/IP
19 928 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 847 (15.02%) DHCP
21 802 (14.22%) Blackberry
22 799 (14.16%) Cisco
23 786 (13.93%) SQL Server
24 770 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
25 744 (13.19%) LAN
26 725 (12.85%) SQL
27 718 (12.73%) Firewall
28 690 (12.23%) SCCM
29 673 (11.93%) WAN
30 627 (11.12%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1592 (28.22%) MS Exchange
2 770 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 471 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 455 (8.07%) SharePoint
5 316 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 293 (5.19%) IIS
7 264 (4.68%) Lync
8 254 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 205 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 85 (1.51%) IBM Notes
11 75 (1.33%) WorkSite
12 57 (1.01%) Apache
12 57 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 44 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
14 34 (0.60%) Tomcat
15 30 (0.53%) CMS
16 29 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
17 28 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
18 24 (0.43%) OpenStack
19 21 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2409 (42.71%) MS Office
2 1838 (32.58%) MS Excel
3 181 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.69%) MS Project
6 18 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 11 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.071%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.035%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.035%) Revit
12 2 (0.035%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.035%) InDesign
13 1 (0.018%) Maya
13 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.39%) BASE24
3 18 (0.32%) Maximo
3 18 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.21%) Eikon
5 11 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 9 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.14%) Agresso
7 8 (0.14%) Misys Opics
8 7 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.089%) assyst
10 5 (0.089%) Line 500
11 4 (0.071%) Sage 50
12 3 (0.053%) Academy Housing
12 3 (0.053%) RMDS
13 2 (0.035%) Cognos TM1
13 2 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 264 (4.68%) Office 365
2 79 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.60%) Google Apps
4 28 (0.50%) SaaS
5 14 (0.25%) IaaS
5 14 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.071%) PaaS
8 2 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.018%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 953 (16.89%) DNS
2 939 (16.65%) TCP/IP
3 847 (15.02%) DHCP
4 744 (13.19%) LAN
5 718 (12.73%) Firewall
6 673 (11.93%) WAN
7 627 (11.12%) VPN
8 398 (7.06%) SAN
9 381 (6.75%) Internet
10 287 (5.09%) VoIP
11 220 (3.90%) Wireless
12 136 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
13 98 (1.74%) Network Security
14 92 (1.63%) VLAN
15 89 (1.58%) Intranet
16 80 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
17 74 (1.31%) IP Telephony
18 70 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
19 67 (1.19%) iSCSI
19 67 (1.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 235 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 119 (2.11%) MySQL
5 108 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 59 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
8 34 (0.60%) MS Access
9 33 (0.59%) Relational Database
10 28 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 27 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (0.46%) RDBMS
12 26 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 20 (0.35%) DB2
14 11 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.12%) MongoDB
18 5 (0.089%) Oracle Database 10g
19 4 (0.071%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 82 (1.45%) MSI
2 62 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 53 (0.94%) LoadRunner
4 51 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 38 (0.67%) Subversion
7 32 (0.57%) WiX
8 31 (0.55%) MSBuild
8 31 (0.55%) MSTest
9 30 (0.53%) NUnit
9 30 (0.53%) NuGet
9 30 (0.53%) Ranorex
10 25 (0.44%) InstallShield
11 22 (0.39%) JIRA
12 21 (0.37%) SilkPerformer
13 18 (0.32%) Git (software)
14 17 (0.30%) Selenium
15 14 (0.25%) Jenkins
16 10 (0.18%) AdminStudio
17 9 (0.16%) Eclipse
General
1 1036 (18.37%) Finance
2 413 (7.32%) Law
3 329 (5.83%) Legal
4 267 (4.73%) Banking
5 210 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 183 (3.24%) Retail
7 109 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 79 (1.40%) Back Office
9 60 (1.06%) Marketing
10 58 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 58 (1.03%) Advertising
11 45 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 36 (0.64%) Front Office
13 29 (0.51%) French Language
14 21 (0.37%) Publishing
15 19 (0.34%) Billing
16 17 (0.30%) German Language
17 15 (0.27%) Local Government
17 15 (0.27%) Electronics
18 13 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1934 (34.28%) Analyst
2 1081 (19.16%) Support Analyst
3 985 (17.46%) Support Engineer
4 741 (13.14%) IT Support
5 652 (11.56%) Service Analyst
6 639 (11.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 612 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 591 (10.48%) Desktop Support
9 298 (5.28%) IT Support Analyst
10 279 (4.95%) 1st Line Support
11 259 (4.59%) Desktop Analyst
12 246 (4.36%) Technical Support
13 245 (4.34%) Help Desk Analyst
14 229 (4.06%) Administrator
15 225 (3.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 217 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
17 210 (3.72%) Desktop Engineer
17 210 (3.72%) Help Desk Support
17 210 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
18 203 (3.60%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (3.28%) .NET
2 141 (2.50%) HTML
3 125 (2.22%) Application Packaging
4 109 (1.93%) CSS
5 93 (1.65%) XML
6 59 (1.05%) Software Packaging
7 57 (1.01%) jQuery
8 51 (0.90%) ASP.NET
9 49 (0.87%) Web Services
10 44 (0.78%) LAMP
11 33 (0.59%) X-Windows
12 24 (0.43%) J2EE
13 22 (0.39%) HTML5
14 19 (0.34%) Ajax
15 15 (0.27%) .NET Framework
16 14 (0.25%) Classic ASP
17 12 (0.21%) Sass
18 11 (0.20%) CSS3
19 10 (0.18%) AngularJS
19 10 (0.18%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 802 (14.22%) Blackberry
2 336 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (3.79%) iPhone
4 187 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 148 (2.62%) Thin Client
5 148 (2.62%) Fat Client
6 135 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
7 124 (2.20%) iPad
8 122 (2.16%) Clustering
9 117 (2.07%) Computer Science
10 107 (1.90%) Hedge funds
11 69 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 62 (1.10%) Statistics
13 56 (0.99%) Replication
14 44 (0.78%) Smartphone
15 36 (0.64%) Mobile App
16 33 (0.59%) Mathematics
17 29 (0.51%) Open Source
17 29 (0.51%) PDA
17 29 (0.51%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5641 (100.00%) Windows
2 2186 (38.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1558 (27.62%) Windows XP
4 1386 (24.57%) Windows 8
5 1234 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1002 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 493 (8.74%) Linux
8 243 (4.31%) Mac OS X
9 238 (4.22%) Windows Vista
10 235 (4.17%) Android
11 179 (3.17%) UNIX
12 113 (2.00%) Apple iOS
13 75 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
14 66 (1.17%) Ubuntu
15 60 (1.06%) Mac OS
16 59 (1.05%) Windows 2000
17 45 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 44 (0.78%) Solaris
19 36 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
20 35 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1476 (26.17%) ITIL
2 360 (6.38%) Service Delivery
3 300 (5.32%) Service Management
4 227 (4.02%) Incident Management
5 206 (3.65%) Project Management
6 189 (3.35%) Migration
7 158 (2.80%) Change Management
8 155 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 152 (2.69%) Asset Management
10 149 (2.64%) Document Management
11 143 (2.54%) Mentoring
12 138 (2.45%) Problem Management
13 131 (2.32%) CRM
14 115 (2.04%) Time Management
15 112 (1.99%) Agile Software Development
16 99 (1.76%) Root Cause Analysis
17 97 (1.72%) PRINCE2
18 92 (1.63%) Workflow
19 89 (1.58%) ITSM
19 89 (1.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 725 (12.85%) SQL
2 405 (7.18%) PowerShell
3 186 (3.30%) C#
4 175 (3.10%) VBScript
5 141 (2.50%) VB
6 96 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 91 (1.61%) Perl
8 69 (1.22%) Java
9 52 (0.92%) Python
10 50 (0.89%) PHP
11 47 (0.83%) C++
12 44 (0.78%) C
13 41 (0.73%) Bash Shell
14 29 (0.51%) T-SQL
15 27 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 22 (0.39%) Ruby
16 22 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 22 (0.39%) COBOL
17 20 (0.35%) XAML
18 18 (0.32%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1049 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 563 (9.98%) MCSE
3 462 (8.19%) Degree
4 457 (8.10%) MCP
5 352 (6.24%) MCITP
6 327 (5.80%) MCSA
7 277 (4.91%) Security Cleared
8 257 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
9 233 (4.13%) CCNA
10 216 (3.83%) MCTS
11 202 (3.58%) SC Cleared
12 152 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
13 105 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 98 (1.74%) MCDST
15 93 (1.65%) A+ Certification
16 77 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 76 (1.35%) ISEB
18 73 (1.29%) ISTQB
19 71 (1.26%) DV Cleared
20 67 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 611 (10.83%) SLA
2 64 (1.13%) QA
3 45 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.39%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.12%) COBIT
8 5 (0.089%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.035%) EMIR
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) DICOM
10 1 (0.018%) BS7799
10 1 (0.018%) GMP
10 1 (0.018%) GLP
System Software
1 3231 (57.28%) Active Directory
2 928 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 548 (9.71%) Hyper-V
4 402 (7.13%) XenApp
5 221 (3.92%) vSphere
6 187 (3.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 176 (3.12%) XenDesktop
8 151 (2.68%) Terminal Services
9 144 (2.55%) VMware ESX
10 113 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
11 73 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
12 38 (0.67%) XenServer
13 37 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 28 (0.50%) UAG
15 27 (0.48%) KVM
16 25 (0.44%) MetaFrame
17 24 (0.43%) NFS
18 21 (0.37%) VMware Server
19 18 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 18 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 690 (12.23%) SCCM
2 207 (3.67%) Backup Exec
3 143 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 118 (2.09%) WSUS
5 106 (1.88%) SCOM
6 75 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 71 (1.26%) NetBackup
8 55 (0.98%) SCVMM
9 53 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
10 48 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 37 (0.66%) Tivoli
12 26 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 26 (0.46%) SCOrch
13 25 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 24 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 20 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
16 18 (0.32%) SCSM
17 17 (0.30%) Nagios
17 17 (0.30%) Unicenter
18 16 (0.28%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 3119 (55.29%) Microsoft
2 1471 (26.08%) VMware
3 1382 (24.50%) Citrix
4 799 (14.16%) Cisco
5 510 (9.04%) HP
6 381 (6.75%) Apple
7 363 (6.44%) Symantec
8 293 (5.19%) Oracle
9 262 (4.64%) Dell
10 188 (3.33%) Avaya
11 153 (2.71%) Bloomberg
12 120 (2.13%) NetApp
13 118 (2.09%) Reuters
14 107 (1.90%) LANDesk
14 107 (1.90%) CheckPoint
15 105 (1.86%) McAfee
16 97 (1.72%) Lotus
17 96 (1.70%) Remedy
18 95 (1.68%) IBM
19 89 (1.58%) Juniper
South West London
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great up-skill and opportunity to be
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum and bonus (10-20%) and good benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago