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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 131 111 138
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2315 2792 2117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.27% 2.54% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.56% 9.46% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1968 2384 1780
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 £46,250 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
27056 29525 27997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.55% 26.82% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22915 24989 23965
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 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 6 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 -21 1039 £33,000 -1.49% 119
South East -16 553 £27,000 +1.88% 60
North West +5 165 £26,000 +4.00% 23
East of England -17 135 £26,500 +6.00% 13
South West -15 132 £22,750 -9.00% 24
Yorkshire -13 123 £26,500 +6.00% 21
West Midlands -25 109 £25,000 -9.09% 23
East Midlands -24 53 £22,500 -30.76% 16
North East -15 11 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 5291 (100.00%) Windows
2 3153 (59.59%) Active Directory
3 3097 (58.53%) Microsoft
4 2163 (40.88%) MS Office
5 1991 (37.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1720 (32.51%) MS Excel
7 1560 (29.48%) Windows 8
8 1497 (28.29%) ITIL
9 1441 (27.23%) MS Exchange
10 1331 (25.16%) VMware
11 1275 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 1175 (22.21%) Citrix
13 1045 (19.75%) Windows XP
14 956 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 950 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 863 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 849 (16.05%) Finance
18 824 (15.57%) DNS
19 782 (14.78%) TCP/IP
20 751 (14.19%) Blackberry
21 748 (14.14%) SCCM
22 722 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
23 715 (13.51%) DHCP
24 709 (13.40%) Cisco
25 663 (12.53%) SQL Server
26 647 (12.23%) SQL
27 646 (12.21%) LAN
28 625 (11.81%) SLA
29 595 (11.25%) WAN
30 580 (10.96%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 1441 (27.23%) MS Exchange
2 722 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 379 (7.16%) SharePoint
4 357 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 342 (6.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 265 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 198 (3.74%) Lync
8 193 (3.65%) IIS
9 151 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 129 (2.44%) WorkSite
11 73 (1.38%) IBM Notes
12 59 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 52 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 42 (0.79%) Apache
15 26 (0.49%) Tomcat
16 19 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
17 14 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
17 14 (0.26%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.21%) ArcGIS
18 11 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2163 (40.88%) MS Office
2 1720 (32.51%) MS Excel
3 119 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 68 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 46 (0.87%) MS Project
6 25 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 16 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.095%) InDesign
10 2 (0.038%) HipChat
10 2 (0.038%) SPSS
10 2 (0.038%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.019%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.019%) Revit
11 1 (0.019%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.019%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
3 13 (0.25%) Maximo
4 11 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.15%) assyst
6 8 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.13%) Eikon
7 7 (0.13%) ION MarketView
8 5 (0.095%) CA PPM
8 5 (0.095%) Sage 50
8 5 (0.095%) BASE24
9 4 (0.076%) Infor CRM
9 4 (0.076%) SAP CCM
9 4 (0.076%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.076%) Line 500
9 4 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.057%) IntelliMatch
10 3 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.038%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 369 (6.97%) Office 365
2 74 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.64%) Mimecast
4 32 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (0.51%) Google Apps
6 15 (0.28%) SaaS
6 15 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.11%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.076%) Symantec.cloud
11 3 (0.057%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.057%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.057%) IaaS
12 1 (0.019%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.019%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.019%) Route 53
12 1 (0.019%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 824 (15.57%) DNS
2 782 (14.78%) TCP/IP
3 715 (13.51%) DHCP
4 646 (12.21%) LAN
5 595 (11.25%) WAN
6 543 (10.26%) Firewall
7 514 (9.71%) VPN
8 318 (6.01%) SAN
9 303 (5.73%) VoIP
10 254 (4.80%) Internet
11 229 (4.33%) Wireless
12 181 (3.42%) VLAN
13 152 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
14 81 (1.53%) NAS
15 72 (1.36%) Intranet
16 66 (1.25%) MPLS
17 63 (1.19%) IP Telephony
18 61 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
19 56 (1.06%) iSCSI
20 55 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 663 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 193 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 108 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 60 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 53 (1.00%) MySQL
7 31 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 22 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 22 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 21 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 20 (0.38%) MS Access
11 20 (0.38%) CouchDB
12 14 (0.26%) RDBMS
12 14 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.17%) Informix
16 8 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 104 (1.97%) MSI
2 58 (1.10%) InstallShield
3 45 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 39 (0.74%) Subversion
4 39 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 39 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (0.40%) JIRA
5 21 (0.40%) Selenium
6 19 (0.36%) SpecFlow
7 14 (0.26%) AdminStudio
8 12 (0.23%) NUnit
9 11 (0.21%) Fiddler
10 10 (0.19%) WebDriver
10 10 (0.19%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.17%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.17%) HP UFT
12 8 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.15%) Plastic SCM
13 7 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
14 6 (0.11%) WinDbg
General
1 849 (16.05%) Finance
2 424 (8.01%) Law
3 388 (7.33%) Legal
4 271 (5.12%) Banking
5 166 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 137 (2.59%) Retail
7 103 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 92 (1.74%) Back Office
9 91 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 86 (1.63%) Front Office
11 65 (1.23%) Marketing
12 63 (1.19%) Advertising
13 52 (0.98%) Manufacturing
14 50 (0.95%) Games
15 38 (0.72%) Publishing
16 30 (0.57%) Automotive
16 30 (0.57%) Billing
17 25 (0.47%) Electronics
18 14 (0.26%) German Language
19 12 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1772 (33.49%) Analyst
2 1003 (18.96%) Support Analyst
3 972 (18.37%) Support Engineer
4 685 (12.95%) IT Support
5 671 (12.68%) Desktop Support
6 606 (11.45%) Service Analyst
7 597 (11.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 596 (11.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 295 (5.58%) 1st Line Support
10 284 (5.37%) Desktop Engineer
11 282 (5.33%) Desktop Analyst
12 250 (4.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 235 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
14 224 (4.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 224 (4.23%) Administrator
15 222 (4.20%) IT Support Engineer
16 215 (4.06%) Technical Support
17 209 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 183 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 180 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (3.63%) .NET
2 130 (2.46%) Application Packaging
3 79 (1.49%) HTML
4 75 (1.42%) Web Services
5 73 (1.38%) CSS
6 66 (1.25%) ASP.NET
7 57 (1.08%) XML
8 51 (0.96%) Software Packaging
9 26 (0.49%) jQuery
10 21 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 19 (0.36%) .NET Framework
12 16 (0.30%) Middleware
13 15 (0.28%) COM
13 15 (0.28%) WCF
14 13 (0.25%) HTML5
14 13 (0.25%) J2EE
15 12 (0.23%) WSH
15 12 (0.23%) LINQ
16 11 (0.21%) WAP
16 11 (0.21%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 751 (14.19%) Blackberry
2 380 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 193 (3.65%) iPhone
4 190 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 157 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
6 130 (2.46%) iPad
7 122 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 120 (2.27%) Thin Client
8 120 (2.27%) Fat Client
9 111 (2.10%) Computer Science
10 109 (2.06%) Hedge funds
11 107 (2.02%) Client/Server
12 81 (1.53%) Replication
12 81 (1.53%) Clustering
13 69 (1.30%) Statistics
14 51 (0.96%) User Experience
15 43 (0.81%) EPoS
16 42 (0.79%) Smartphone
17 39 (0.74%) Mathematics
18 35 (0.66%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5291 (100.00%) Windows
2 1991 (37.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1560 (29.48%) Windows 8
4 1275 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 1045 (19.75%) Windows XP
6 956 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 433 (8.18%) Linux
8 273 (5.16%) Android
9 241 (4.55%) Mac OS X
10 214 (4.04%) Windows Vista
11 196 (3.70%) Apple iOS
12 107 (2.02%) UNIX
13 78 (1.47%) Windows 2000
14 75 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 69 (1.30%) Ubuntu
16 64 (1.21%) Mac OS
17 49 (0.93%) CentOS
18 44 (0.83%) Debian
19 41 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
20 34 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1497 (28.29%) ITIL
2 366 (6.92%) Service Delivery
3 361 (6.82%) Service Management
4 245 (4.63%) Project Management
5 240 (4.54%) Migration
6 216 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 215 (4.06%) Incident Management
8 194 (3.67%) Document Management
9 149 (2.82%) Configuration Management
10 148 (2.80%) Mentoring
11 145 (2.74%) Time Management
12 140 (2.65%) Change Management
13 138 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 134 (2.53%) CRM
15 133 (2.51%) Asset Management
16 127 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
17 122 (2.31%) Agile Software Development
18 121 (2.29%) Patch Management
19 117 (2.21%) PRINCE2
20 104 (1.97%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 647 (12.23%) SQL
2 389 (7.35%) PowerShell
3 137 (2.59%) C#
4 130 (2.46%) VB
5 123 (2.32%) C
6 101 (1.91%) VBScript
7 100 (1.89%) Java
8 81 (1.53%) JavaScript
9 68 (1.29%) C++
10 53 (1.00%) Python
11 49 (0.93%) Perl
12 38 (0.72%) Ruby
13 37 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 36 (0.68%) T-SQL
15 34 (0.64%) VBA
16 28 (0.53%) PHP
17 18 (0.34%) MATLAB
17 18 (0.34%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.30%) PL/SQL
19 13 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 950 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 580 (10.96%) MCSE
3 485 (9.17%) MCP
4 423 (7.99%) Degree
5 384 (7.26%) MCITP
6 295 (5.58%) MCSA
7 284 (5.37%) Security Cleared
8 212 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
9 204 (3.86%) CCNA
10 203 (3.84%) MCTS
11 172 (3.25%) SC Cleared
12 151 (2.85%) A+ Certification
13 144 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
14 98 (1.85%) DV Cleared
15 92 (1.74%) MCDST
16 77 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 70 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 70 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
18 60 (1.13%) CCA
19 52 (0.98%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 625 (11.81%) SLA
2 85 (1.61%) QA
3 46 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 35 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 6 (0.11%) GMP
8 5 (0.095%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.076%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.019%) GLP
System Software
1 3153 (59.59%) Active Directory
2 863 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 502 (9.49%) Hyper-V
4 418 (7.90%) XenApp
5 219 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 209 (3.95%) XenDesktop
7 183 (3.46%) vSphere
8 160 (3.02%) VMware ESX
9 90 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
10 79 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 58 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
12 56 (1.06%) XenServer
13 47 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 45 (0.85%) Terminal Server
15 21 (0.40%) Xen
16 15 (0.28%) VMware Server
17 12 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.23%) ISA Server
17 12 (0.23%) Firmware
17 12 (0.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 748 (14.14%) SCCM
2 186 (3.52%) SCOM
3 162 (3.06%) Backup Exec
4 158 (2.99%) WSUS
5 65 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 56 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 33 (0.62%) Nagios
8 31 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
8 31 (0.59%) Casper Suite
9 29 (0.55%) Legato
10 27 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 25 (0.47%) NetBackup
12 24 (0.45%) SCVMM
13 23 (0.43%) DameWare
14 21 (0.40%) ARCserve
15 19 (0.36%) AirWatch
16 17 (0.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 16 (0.30%) Tivoli
18 15 (0.28%) SCSM
19 14 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3097 (58.53%) Microsoft
2 1331 (25.16%) VMware
3 1175 (22.21%) Citrix
4 709 (13.40%) Cisco
5 475 (8.98%) HP
6 332 (6.27%) Apple
7 246 (4.65%) Symantec
8 225 (4.25%) Dell
9 147 (2.78%) Oracle
10 130 (2.46%) Avaya
10 130 (2.46%) AppSense
11 116 (2.19%) Bloomberg
12 115 (2.17%) Red Hat
13 110 (2.08%) NetApp
14 104 (1.97%) Sophos
15 103 (1.95%) ServiceNow
16 93 (1.76%) McAfee
17 89 (1.68%) Adobe
18 88 (1.66%) EMC
19 86 (1.63%) Reuters
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
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