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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 114 114 135
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2537 2744 2157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.50% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.46% 9.33% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2389 1818
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
26828 29417 27856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.92% 26.83% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22671 24921 23745
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 £65,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 1159 £33,000 -5.71% 130
South East +11 591 £27,000 +1.88% 78
North West +16 159 £27,500 +10.00% 39
East of England +7 157 £26,000 +1.96% 25
South West -10 142 £22,500 -15.88% 25
Yorkshire +3 128 £25,500 -3.77% 11
West Midlands -20 116 £25,000 -10.71% 13
East Midlands +7 70 £22,500 -18.18% 17
North East -1 14 £27,500 +17.02% 3
Midlands - 1 £26,500 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5432 (100.00%) Windows
2 3229 (59.44%) Active Directory
3 3149 (57.97%) Microsoft
4 2285 (42.07%) MS Office
5 2020 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1757 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 1598 (29.42%) ITIL
8 1584 (29.16%) Windows 8
9 1456 (26.80%) MS Exchange
10 1365 (25.13%) VMware
11 1259 (23.18%) Citrix
12 1247 (22.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 1113 (20.49%) Windows XP
14 998 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 989 (18.21%) Microsoft Certification
16 939 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 861 (15.85%) Finance
18 829 (15.26%) DNS
19 806 (14.84%) Blackberry
20 790 (14.54%) SCCM
21 748 (13.77%) TCP/IP
22 715 (13.16%) Cisco
22 715 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
23 694 (12.78%) DHCP
24 681 (12.54%) SQL
25 672 (12.37%) SQL Server
26 649 (11.95%) LAN
27 613 (11.28%) MCSE
28 610 (11.23%) SLA
29 608 (11.19%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1456 (26.80%) MS Exchange
2 715 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 402 (7.40%) SharePoint
4 373 (6.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 335 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 285 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 209 (3.85%) IIS
8 182 (3.35%) Lync
9 166 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 130 (2.39%) WorkSite
11 83 (1.53%) IBM Notes
12 60 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
13 56 (1.03%) Apache
14 46 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
15 31 (0.57%) Tomcat
16 20 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.33%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.28%) ArcGIS
18 15 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
19 12 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2285 (42.07%) MS Office
2 1757 (32.35%) MS Excel
3 124 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 67 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 52 (0.96%) MS Project
6 26 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.18%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.055%) RoboHelp
11 2 (0.037%) SPSS
11 2 (0.037%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.037%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.037%) HipChat
12 1 (0.018%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.018%) InDesign
12 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 33 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.26%) Maximo
3 12 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 8 (0.15%) Agresso
5 8 (0.15%) assyst
5 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.13%) Eikon
6 7 (0.13%) CA PPM
7 6 (0.11%) BASE24
7 6 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 6 (0.11%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.092%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.055%) IntelliMatch
10 3 (0.055%) SAP CCM
10 3 (0.055%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.055%) Line 500
11 2 (0.037%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 346 (6.37%) Office 365
2 84 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.74%) Mimecast
4 37 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 22 (0.41%) SaaS
7 14 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.11%) Google Drive
11 5 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.055%) IaaS
12 3 (0.055%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.055%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.037%) Symantec.cloud
14 1 (0.018%) Route 53
14 1 (0.018%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 829 (15.26%) DNS
2 748 (13.77%) TCP/IP
3 694 (12.78%) DHCP
4 649 (11.95%) LAN
5 608 (11.19%) WAN
6 568 (10.46%) Firewall
7 517 (9.52%) VPN
8 330 (6.08%) SAN
9 295 (5.43%) VoIP
10 286 (5.27%) Internet
11 238 (4.38%) Wireless
12 161 (2.96%) VLAN
13 147 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
14 89 (1.64%) Intranet
15 78 (1.44%) MPLS
16 75 (1.38%) IP Telephony
17 71 (1.31%) NAS
18 70 (1.29%) SSL
19 55 (1.01%) ADSL
20 50 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 202 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 131 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 104 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (1.09%) MySQL
6 45 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 40 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 31 (0.57%) Oracle Database
10 29 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 29 (0.53%) MS Access
11 26 (0.48%) CouchDB
12 25 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.18%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.15%) DB2
17 8 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 89 (1.64%) MSI
2 53 (0.98%) Visual Studio
3 52 (0.96%) InstallShield
4 46 (0.85%) Subversion
5 45 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 38 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (0.42%) NUnit
8 15 (0.28%) JIRA
9 13 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
9 13 (0.24%) AdminStudio
9 13 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (0.20%) Fiddler
10 11 (0.20%) LoadRunner
11 10 (0.18%) Selenium
11 10 (0.18%) Jenkins
12 9 (0.17%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.17%) WinDbg
12 9 (0.17%) ReSharper
13 8 (0.15%) Rational Performance Tester
13 8 (0.15%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 861 (15.85%) Finance
2 458 (8.43%) Law
3 377 (6.94%) Legal
4 262 (4.82%) Banking
5 185 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 154 (2.84%) Retail
7 110 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 95 (1.75%) Back Office
9 81 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 80 (1.47%) Front Office
11 72 (1.33%) Advertising
12 66 (1.22%) Marketing
13 50 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 47 (0.87%) Games
15 37 (0.68%) Publishing
16 31 (0.57%) Billing
16 31 (0.57%) Electronics
17 20 (0.37%) Automotive
18 16 (0.29%) German Language
19 15 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1832 (33.73%) Analyst
2 1033 (19.02%) Support Analyst
3 993 (18.28%) Support Engineer
4 703 (12.94%) IT Support
5 684 (12.59%) Desktop Support
6 643 (11.84%) Service Analyst
7 642 (11.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 604 (11.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 302 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
10 287 (5.28%) 1st Line Support
11 277 (5.10%) Desktop Analyst
12 259 (4.77%) IT Support Analyst
13 246 (4.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 246 (4.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 228 (4.20%) Administrator
15 219 (4.03%) Technical Support
16 201 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
17 198 (3.65%) IT Support Engineer
18 192 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 186 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (4.20%) .NET
2 148 (2.72%) Application Packaging
3 88 (1.62%) HTML
3 88 (1.62%) ASP.NET
4 81 (1.49%) Web Services
5 79 (1.45%) CSS
6 68 (1.25%) XML
7 55 (1.01%) Software Packaging
8 34 (0.63%) jQuery
9 28 (0.52%) AngularJS
10 27 (0.50%) .NET Framework
11 22 (0.41%) WCF
12 19 (0.35%) LINQ
13 18 (0.33%) WPF
14 17 (0.31%) COM
15 16 (0.29%) X-Windows
16 14 (0.26%) J2EE
16 14 (0.26%) WSH
16 14 (0.26%) LAMP
17 12 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 806 (14.84%) Blackberry
2 403 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 198 (3.65%) iPhone
4 149 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 144 (2.65%) Thin Client
5 144 (2.65%) Fat Client
6 139 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 136 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 124 (2.28%) Client/Server
9 119 (2.19%) Hedge funds
10 117 (2.15%) iPad
11 85 (1.56%) Replication
12 79 (1.45%) Clustering
13 72 (1.33%) Statistics
14 54 (0.99%) User Experience
15 49 (0.90%) EPoS
16 48 (0.88%) Smartphone
17 43 (0.79%) Mathematics
18 41 (0.75%) Private Cloud
19 38 (0.70%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5432 (100.00%) Windows
2 2020 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1584 (29.16%) Windows 8
4 1247 (22.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1113 (20.49%) Windows XP
6 998 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 441 (8.12%) Linux
8 237 (4.36%) Android
9 225 (4.14%) Windows Vista
10 220 (4.05%) Mac OS X
11 184 (3.39%) Apple iOS
12 108 (1.99%) UNIX
13 87 (1.60%) Windows 2000
14 68 (1.25%) Ubuntu
15 64 (1.18%) Mac OS
16 61 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 50 (0.92%) CentOS
18 38 (0.70%) Debian
19 35 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
20 33 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1598 (29.42%) ITIL
2 409 (7.53%) Service Delivery
3 363 (6.68%) Service Management
4 263 (4.84%) Project Management
5 237 (4.36%) Migration
6 235 (4.33%) Incident Management
7 207 (3.81%) Problem Management
8 203 (3.74%) Document Management
9 172 (3.17%) Time Management
10 156 (2.87%) Configuration Management
11 153 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 152 (2.80%) Mentoring
13 142 (2.61%) CRM
14 140 (2.58%) Change Management
15 135 (2.49%) Asset Management
16 124 (2.28%) PRINCE2
17 123 (2.26%) Root Cause Analysis
18 119 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
19 102 (1.88%) Business Continuity
20 87 (1.60%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 681 (12.54%) SQL
2 377 (6.94%) PowerShell
3 158 (2.91%) C#
4 135 (2.49%) VB
5 116 (2.14%) C
6 112 (2.06%) VBScript
7 99 (1.82%) Java
8 97 (1.79%) JavaScript
9 59 (1.09%) C++
10 52 (0.96%) Python
11 51 (0.94%) Perl
12 44 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 42 (0.77%) Ruby
13 42 (0.77%) T-SQL
14 34 (0.63%) VBA
15 24 (0.44%) MATLAB
16 19 (0.35%) PHP
17 16 (0.29%) VB6
18 15 (0.28%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 989 (18.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 613 (11.28%) MCSE
3 512 (9.43%) MCP
4 430 (7.92%) Degree
5 386 (7.11%) MCITP
6 314 (5.78%) Security Cleared
7 286 (5.27%) MCSA
8 219 (4.03%) MCTS
9 214 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
10 202 (3.72%) SC Cleared
11 201 (3.70%) CCNA
12 164 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
13 158 (2.91%) A+ Certification
14 105 (1.93%) DV Cleared
15 104 (1.91%) MCDST
16 81 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
17 75 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 74 (1.36%) CCA
19 73 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 57 (1.05%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 610 (11.23%) SLA
2 74 (1.36%) QA
3 44 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 36 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 6 (0.11%) GMP
7 6 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.055%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.018%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.018%) GLP
System Software
1 3229 (59.44%) Active Directory
2 939 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 530 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 468 (8.62%) XenApp
5 232 (4.27%) XenDesktop
6 231 (4.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 183 (3.37%) vSphere
8 154 (2.84%) VMware ESX
9 87 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 80 (1.47%) Terminal Services
11 58 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
12 57 (1.05%) XenServer
13 56 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 38 (0.70%) Terminal Server
15 32 (0.59%) Xen
16 17 (0.31%) ISA Server
17 13 (0.24%) BitLocker
17 13 (0.24%) VMware Server
18 11 (0.20%) vCloud
18 11 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 790 (14.54%) SCCM
2 202 (3.72%) SCOM
3 171 (3.15%) Backup Exec
4 151 (2.78%) WSUS
5 82 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 67 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 38 (0.70%) SCVMM
8 37 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 32 (0.59%) Casper Suite
9 32 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
10 30 (0.55%) NetBackup
11 28 (0.52%) Nagios
12 27 (0.50%) Legato
13 26 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 24 (0.44%) ARCserve
14 24 (0.44%) DameWare
15 23 (0.42%) SCOrch
16 17 (0.31%) Tivoli
17 15 (0.28%) ZABBIX
18 14 (0.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3149 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 1365 (25.13%) VMware
3 1259 (23.18%) Citrix
4 715 (13.16%) Cisco
5 481 (8.85%) HP
6 379 (6.98%) Apple
7 274 (5.04%) Symantec
8 218 (4.01%) Dell
9 164 (3.02%) Oracle
10 150 (2.76%) AppSense
11 143 (2.63%) Avaya
12 120 (2.21%) NetApp
13 110 (2.03%) Red Hat
14 106 (1.95%) Sophos
15 102 (1.88%) ServiceNow
16 98 (1.80%) Adobe
17 96 (1.77%) Bloomberg
18 95 (1.75%) McAfee
19 92 (1.69%) EMC
20 87 (1.60%) Lotus
Reading, Berkshire
Exsurgo
Salary: package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ITR Partners Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Laptop and Mobile
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago