The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 73 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.17% 1.86% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 7.53% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 10
Average salary £23,400 £27,939 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.24% +11.75%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £28,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -5.88%
Windows 7
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 186 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 30.29% 24.67% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 169 157 257
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,147 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Document Management
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Law
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco