The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.21% 2.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.51% 11.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £18,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 35.14% 23.85% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 10
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows 7
West Sussex

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Gatwick

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Service Management
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Dell
6 3 (27.27%) Statistics
6 3 (27.27%) ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
7 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
7 2 (18.18%) SCOM
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) SNMP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support
3 4 (36.36%) Junior IT Support
3 4 (36.36%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Junior
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Junior Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco