The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.51% 2.03% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 7.00% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £28,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 100 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.21% 29.07% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 87 120
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
6 5 (45.45%) MPLS
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) MCP
7 4 (36.36%) VPN
7 4 (36.36%) LAN
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (27.27%) MCSE
8 3 (27.27%) SAN
8 3 (27.27%) NetApp
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) MCITP
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (27.27%) Firewall
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (18.18%) VLAN
9 2 (18.18%) Mitel

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Lync
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) BCP
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Mitel
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 1 (9.09%) ESRI