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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 96 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3074 2330 2189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.93% 2.28% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.57% 8.27% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 1992 1906
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
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
29090 28164 30732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.70% 27.55% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24547 23627 26774
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +38 1533 £32,500 -7.14% 115
South East +43 719 £28,000 +7.69% 79
East of England -11 176 £26,000 +2.97% 18
North West +19 173 £26,000 +4.00% 33
Yorkshire +20 164 £24,150 +0.62% 24
West Midlands +5 140 £26,500 -11.66% 17
South West +7 122 £26,000 +1.96% 19
East Midlands -14 46 £24,000 -15.78% 14
North East -11 10 £22,750 -10.78% 3
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5741 (100.00%) Windows
2 3295 (57.39%) Active Directory
3 3203 (55.79%) Microsoft
4 2471 (43.04%) MS Office
5 2206 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1885 (32.83%) MS Excel
7 1572 (27.38%) MS Exchange
8 1537 (26.77%) Windows XP
9 1528 (26.62%) ITIL
10 1502 (26.16%) VMware
11 1477 (25.73%) Windows 8
12 1417 (24.68%) Citrix
13 1233 (21.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 1074 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 1053 (18.34%) Finance
16 1007 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 983 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 970 (16.90%) DNS
19 914 (15.92%) TCP/IP
20 850 (14.81%) DHCP
21 833 (14.51%) Blackberry
22 801 (13.95%) Cisco
23 766 (13.34%) Exchange Server 2010
24 752 (13.10%) SQL Server
25 741 (12.91%) LAN
26 732 (12.75%) SQL
27 728 (12.68%) Firewall
28 724 (12.61%) SCCM
29 691 (12.04%) WAN
30 623 (10.85%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1572 (27.38%) MS Exchange
2 766 (13.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 460 (8.01%) SharePoint
4 445 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 344 (5.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 302 (5.26%) IIS
7 277 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 267 (4.65%) Lync
9 199 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 85 (1.48%) IBM Notes
11 74 (1.29%) WorkSite
12 65 (1.13%) Apache
12 65 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 39 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
14 31 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
15 28 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
15 28 (0.49%) CMS
16 26 (0.45%) Tomcat
17 21 (0.37%) OpenStack
18 19 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2471 (43.04%) MS Office
2 1885 (32.83%) MS Excel
3 187 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.70%) MS Project
6 12 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 12 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
8 10 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.087%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.035%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.035%) Revit
11 2 (0.035%) InDesign
11 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.017%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.017%) Maya
12 1 (0.017%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 32 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.24%) BASE24
3 13 (0.23%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 12 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.21%) Eikon
4 12 (0.21%) Maximo
5 11 (0.19%) Agresso
6 9 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.12%) Misys Opics
9 6 (0.10%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.087%) assyst
11 4 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.070%) Sage 50
12 3 (0.052%) Line 500
12 3 (0.052%) Academy Housing
12 3 (0.052%) RMDS
13 2 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.035%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 285 (4.96%) Office 365
2 84 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (0.56%) Google Apps
4 30 (0.52%) SaaS
5 16 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.21%) IaaS
7 8 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.070%) PaaS
9 1 (0.017%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.017%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.017%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 970 (16.90%) DNS
2 914 (15.92%) TCP/IP
3 850 (14.81%) DHCP
4 741 (12.91%) LAN
5 728 (12.68%) Firewall
6 691 (12.04%) WAN
7 619 (10.78%) VPN
8 396 (6.90%) SAN
9 387 (6.74%) Internet
10 279 (4.86%) VoIP
11 236 (4.11%) Wireless
12 125 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
13 101 (1.76%) VLAN
14 96 (1.67%) Intranet
15 89 (1.55%) IP Telephony
16 86 (1.50%) Network Security
17 74 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
18 67 (1.17%) iSCSI
18 67 (1.17%) SSL
19 64 (1.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 752 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 227 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 118 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 105 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 92 (1.60%) MySQL
6 65 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (0.64%) MS Access
8 36 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 30 (0.52%) Relational Database
10 27 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
11 25 (0.44%) Oracle Database
12 22 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (0.37%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.28%) DB2
15 12 (0.21%) MongoDB
16 11 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
19 6 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 6 (0.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (1.41%) MSI
2 65 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 57 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 54 (0.94%) LoadRunner
5 37 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 37 (0.64%) NUnit
6 36 (0.63%) WiX
7 35 (0.61%) MSBuild
7 35 (0.61%) MSTest
7 35 (0.61%) Subversion
8 34 (0.59%) Ranorex
8 34 (0.59%) NuGet
9 27 (0.47%) InstallShield
10 21 (0.37%) SilkPerformer
10 21 (0.37%) Git (software)
10 21 (0.37%) JIRA
11 15 (0.26%) Selenium
12 10 (0.17%) AdminStudio
12 10 (0.17%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 1053 (18.34%) Finance
2 424 (7.39%) Law
3 337 (5.87%) Legal
4 263 (4.58%) Banking
5 207 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 190 (3.31%) Retail
7 96 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 81 (1.41%) Back Office
9 70 (1.22%) Marketing
10 65 (1.13%) Advertising
11 51 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 42 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 33 (0.57%) Front Office
14 30 (0.52%) French Language
15 22 (0.38%) Publishing
16 20 (0.35%) German Language
16 20 (0.35%) Billing
17 19 (0.33%) Electronics
18 16 (0.28%) Games
19 15 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1957 (34.09%) Analyst
2 1084 (18.88%) Support Analyst
3 1008 (17.56%) Support Engineer
4 775 (13.50%) IT Support
5 685 (11.93%) Service Analyst
6 677 (11.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 618 (10.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 581 (10.12%) Desktop Support
9 303 (5.28%) IT Support Analyst
10 276 (4.81%) 1st Line Support
11 260 (4.53%) Technical Support
12 254 (4.42%) Help Desk Analyst
13 241 (4.20%) Desktop Analyst
14 231 (4.02%) Administrator
15 228 (3.97%) Support Technician
16 220 (3.83%) Desktop Engineer
17 213 (3.71%) IT Support Engineer
18 210 (3.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
19 208 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
20 205 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (3.45%) .NET
2 139 (2.42%) HTML
3 133 (2.32%) Application Packaging
4 110 (1.92%) CSS
5 89 (1.55%) XML
6 62 (1.08%) Software Packaging
7 60 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 55 (0.96%) jQuery
9 51 (0.89%) Web Services
10 40 (0.70%) X-Windows
11 32 (0.56%) LAMP
12 21 (0.37%) Ajax
13 20 (0.35%) HTML5
14 19 (0.33%) .NET Framework
15 14 (0.24%) Classic ASP
15 14 (0.24%) J2EE
16 12 (0.21%) WCF
16 12 (0.21%) WPF
17 11 (0.19%) AngularJS
18 10 (0.17%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 833 (14.51%) Blackberry
2 358 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 231 (4.02%) iPhone
4 185 (3.22%) Management Information System
5 156 (2.72%) Thin Client
5 156 (2.72%) Fat Client
6 137 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
7 125 (2.18%) iPad
8 119 (2.07%) Computer Science
9 111 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 105 (1.83%) Clustering
11 78 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 67 (1.17%) Replication
13 64 (1.11%) Statistics
14 49 (0.85%) Smartphone
15 40 (0.70%) Mathematics
16 36 (0.63%) Mobile App
17 32 (0.56%) User Experience
18 29 (0.51%) Open Source
18 29 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5741 (100.00%) Windows
2 2206 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1537 (26.77%) Windows XP
4 1477 (25.73%) Windows 8
5 1233 (21.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 1074 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 457 (7.96%) Linux
8 245 (4.27%) Mac OS X
9 244 (4.25%) Windows Vista
10 223 (3.88%) Android
11 175 (3.05%) UNIX
12 111 (1.93%) Apple iOS
13 71 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
14 68 (1.18%) Ubuntu
15 60 (1.05%) Windows 2000
16 53 (0.92%) Mac OS
17 48 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 47 (0.82%) Solaris
19 44 (0.77%) CentOS
20 38 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1528 (26.62%) ITIL
2 400 (6.97%) Service Delivery
3 305 (5.31%) Service Management
4 245 (4.27%) Incident Management
5 217 (3.78%) Project Management
6 207 (3.61%) Migration
7 167 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 159 (2.77%) Asset Management
9 156 (2.72%) Document Management
10 154 (2.68%) Change Management
11 147 (2.56%) CRM
12 145 (2.53%) Mentoring
13 135 (2.35%) Problem Management
14 132 (2.30%) Time Management
15 116 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
16 110 (1.92%) PRINCE2
16 110 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
17 102 (1.78%) Configuration Management
18 94 (1.64%) Workflow
19 89 (1.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 732 (12.75%) SQL
2 403 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 194 (3.38%) C#
4 158 (2.75%) VBScript
5 134 (2.33%) VB
6 103 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 93 (1.62%) Perl
8 59 (1.03%) Java
9 50 (0.87%) Python
10 44 (0.77%) C
11 42 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 39 (0.68%) PHP
13 38 (0.66%) C++
14 32 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 26 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 26 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 24 (0.42%) Ruby
17 22 (0.38%) XAML
18 18 (0.31%) VBA
18 18 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1007 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 542 (9.44%) MCSE
3 468 (8.15%) MCP
4 435 (7.58%) Degree
5 356 (6.20%) MCITP
6 320 (5.57%) MCSA
7 304 (5.30%) Security Cleared
8 252 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
9 229 (3.99%) MCTS
10 227 (3.95%) CCNA
11 225 (3.92%) SC Cleared
12 158 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
13 110 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 103 (1.79%) A+ Certification
15 99 (1.72%) MCDST
16 82 (1.43%) DV Cleared
17 77 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 69 (1.20%) CCNP
19 68 (1.18%) ISEB
20 65 (1.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 623 (10.85%) SLA
2 53 (0.92%) QA
3 38 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.24%) ISO 8583
6 9 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.12%) COBIT
8 5 (0.087%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.017%) EMIR
9 1 (0.017%) HL7
9 1 (0.017%) DICOM
9 1 (0.017%) BS7799
System Software
1 3295 (57.39%) Active Directory
2 983 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 585 (10.19%) Hyper-V
4 417 (7.26%) XenApp
5 224 (3.90%) vSphere
6 188 (3.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 179 (3.12%) XenDesktop
8 151 (2.63%) Terminal Services
9 131 (2.28%) VMware ESX
10 117 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
11 74 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
12 33 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 32 (0.56%) XenServer
14 26 (0.45%) UAG
15 24 (0.42%) MetaFrame
15 24 (0.42%) NFS
15 24 (0.42%) KVM
16 22 (0.38%) ISA Server
16 22 (0.38%) VMware Server
17 17 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 724 (12.61%) SCCM
2 201 (3.50%) Backup Exec
3 138 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 135 (2.35%) SCOM
5 127 (2.21%) WSUS
6 72 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 67 (1.17%) NetBackup
8 66 (1.15%) SCVMM
9 55 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
10 46 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 32 (0.56%) SCOrch
12 30 (0.52%) Tivoli
13 27 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 21 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 20 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 20 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
16 18 (0.31%) SCSM
16 18 (0.31%) Unicenter
17 17 (0.30%) ARCserve
18 15 (0.26%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 3203 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 1502 (26.16%) VMware
3 1417 (24.68%) Citrix
4 801 (13.95%) Cisco
5 498 (8.67%) HP
6 404 (7.04%) Apple
7 347 (6.04%) Symantec
8 271 (4.72%) Oracle
9 252 (4.39%) Dell
10 183 (3.19%) Avaya
11 146 (2.54%) Bloomberg
12 122 (2.13%) NetApp
13 119 (2.07%) CheckPoint
14 117 (2.04%) Reuters
14 117 (2.04%) LANDesk
15 103 (1.79%) McAfee
16 100 (1.74%) AppSense
17 93 (1.62%) Remedy
17 93 (1.62%) Lotus
18 91 (1.59%) Juniper
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Midlands
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £16,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday