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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 39 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.60% 1.72% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 5.83% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
55 103 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.37% 29.60% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 87 93
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) MCITP
6 3 (37.50%) MCSE
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) MCP
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
7 2 (25.00%) VoIP
7 2 (25.00%) HP
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) Intranet
7 2 (25.00%) Nagios
7 2 (25.00%) MPLS
7 2 (25.00%) BCP
7 2 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (25.00%) AIX
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) AS400
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) OS/400
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) BCP
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) NetScout
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) ESRI