The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 20 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.85% - 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £21,375 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
Windows 7
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 37.50% 25.77% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 26
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,275 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 7 (63.64%) C
3 7 (63.64%) Avaya
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) MCITP
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
7 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) SNMP
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (72.73%) Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Support Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Service Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Junior Support Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Junior
3 7 (63.64%) IT Support
3 7 (63.64%) Junior IT Support
3 7 (63.64%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Avaya
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds