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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.45% 0.80% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 3.03% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £21,575 £23,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.15% -6.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,115 £18,825 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,035 £27,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
179 231 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 26.64% 26.28% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 169 189 216
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,275 £50,000 £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 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 29 August 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Document Management
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) SSL
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (15.00%) Law
9 2 (10.00%) vSphere
9 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
9 2 (10.00%) SCCM
9 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Altiris
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum + MS Training
Posted: 2 days ago