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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 51 18 47
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.10% 10.25% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 19.86% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 5
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,650 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
117 146 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.23% 51.59% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 112 142 131
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (63.33%) Citrix
5 17 (56.67%) VMware
5 17 (56.67%) XenApp
6 14 (46.67%) Clustering
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Internet
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
9 9 (30.00%) WAN
9 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) Back Office
9 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
9 9 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
11 7 (23.33%) IBM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Internet
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) WAN
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) DHCP
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) VLAN
5 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (30.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.33%) Linux
10 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (3.33%) CentOS
10 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
2 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) MCITP
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (16.67%) MCP
4 5 (16.67%) MCTS
4 5 (16.67%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) XenApp
2 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 9 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Tivoli
1 7 (23.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (6.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Citrix
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) IBM
4 7 (23.33%) Intel
4 7 (23.33%) Symantec
5 5 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
Portsmouth, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago