The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.30% 1.32% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.79% 4.44% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 18
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
265 225 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.84% 29.61% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 213 198 172
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 40 (60.61%) MS Office
4 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 36 (54.55%) Windows 8
6 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
8 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (28.79%) Internet
9 18 (27.27%) VPN
10 16 (24.24%) Degree
11 15 (22.73%) Avaya
12 14 (21.21%) SAN
12 14 (21.21%) DHCP
12 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
13 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
14 12 (18.18%) OOD
14 12 (18.18%) Dell
14 12 (18.18%) IIS
14 12 (18.18%) OO
14 12 (18.18%) C#
14 12 (18.18%) SQL
14 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
14 12 (18.18%) TDD
15 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
15 10 (15.15%) Subversion
15 10 (15.15%) Logistics
15 10 (15.15%) Software Delivery

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) IIS
3 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (60.61%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Internet
2 18 (27.27%) VPN
3 14 (21.21%) DHCP
3 14 (21.21%) SAN
4 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.64%) DNS
5 9 (13.64%) Firewall
6 8 (12.12%) ADSL
6 8 (12.12%) iSCSI
6 8 (12.12%) VoIP
7 6 (9.09%) Intranet
7 6 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) CouchDB
1 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
1 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 10 (15.15%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) IT Support
2 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) IT Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Support Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.58%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (7.58%) IT Technician
8 5 (7.58%) Support Technician
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.12%) Clustering
3 8 (12.12%) EqualLogic
4 5 (7.58%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) OO
1 12 (18.18%) OOD
1 12 (18.18%) TDD
2 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
2 10 (15.15%) Image Processing
2 10 (15.15%) Logistics
2 10 (15.15%) Server Building
2 10 (15.15%) Software Delivery
3 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 8 (12.12%) Office Automation
4 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.06%) MVC
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 12 (18.18%) C#
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) C++
3 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) Python
3 4 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.03%) MCITP
2 2 (3.03%) MCP
2 2 (3.03%) MCSA
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
2 2 (3.03%) MCTS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) WSUS
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Avaya
3 12 (18.18%) Dell
4 10 (15.15%) Progress
5 8 (12.12%) Fortinet
5 8 (12.12%) Sophos
6 7 (10.61%) Citrix
7 6 (9.09%) Apple
7 6 (9.09%) VMware
8 4 (6.06%) SonicWALL
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