The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 48 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.00% 1.27% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 3.61% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
Windows 7
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 83 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 46.00% 35.17% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 144 81 69
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Farnborough region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Farnborough

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (20.00%) German Language
8 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software