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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 39 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.74% 1.12% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 3.45% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £29,500 £36,250 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.62% +23.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -5.00%
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
87 116 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.29% 32.40% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 103
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) MCSA
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
5 3 (23.08%) Logistics
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) FTP
6 2 (15.38%) HTTP
6 2 (15.38%) NetWare
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (15.38%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) GroupWise
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) NetWare
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Logistics
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) MCSA
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Novell eDirectory
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) ARCserve
2 2 (15.38%) ZENworks
2 2 (15.38%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Novell
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) VMware