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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 20 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.14% 2.95% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.28% 8.45% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
Average salary £44,250 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.50% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 142 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.57% 34.89% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 124 37
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £51,000
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 Portsmouth

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Citrix
2 26 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (76.47%) XenApp
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 24 (70.59%) Windows XP
5 22 (64.71%) Clustering
6 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (55.88%) Internet
8 18 (52.94%) VMware ESX
8 18 (52.94%) Back Office
8 18 (52.94%) Windows 2000
8 18 (52.94%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (38.24%) VBScript
10 12 (35.29%) VB
10 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
12 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
13 6 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
13 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) IBM
13 6 (17.65%) Intel
13 6 (17.65%) SQL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Internet
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) SSL
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) Telnet
6 1 (2.94%) SMTP
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (52.94%) Back Office
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 12 (35.29%) Server Specialist
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (70.59%) Windows XP
5 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (52.94%) Windows 2000
7 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.94%) Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) CentOS
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) VBScript
2 12 (35.29%) VB
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) MCSE
4 3 (8.82%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) MCDST
5 2 (5.88%) MCP
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) XenApp
2 18 (52.94%) VMware ESX
2 18 (52.94%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 6 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.76%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Citrix
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) Intel
4 6 (17.65%) Symantec
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) AppSense
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL