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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.61% - 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £17,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,939 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-5.15% -3.72%
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
41 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 38.32% 23.08% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 12
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) Avaya
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Statistics
7 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
7 2 (16.67%) SCOM
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) Dell

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
1 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) IT Support
3 5 (41.67%) Junior IT Support
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) VMware