The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 50 35 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.79% 5.60% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.31% 16.56% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 2
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -40.11%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 157 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.39% 33.84% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 120
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Newbury

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Office Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (7.69%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 8 (61.54%) Office Automation
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) HP