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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.41% 9.00% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.42% 17.42% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 5
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
104 155 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.59% 51.67% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 103 144 73
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 4 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Citrix
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (65.71%) XenApp
3 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (65.71%) Windows XP
4 20 (57.14%) VMware
5 18 (51.43%) Clustering
6 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Internet
7 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (37.14%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (37.14%) VMware ESX
8 13 (37.14%) Back Office
8 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 10 (28.57%) DNS
10 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 8
11 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
11 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
11 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
11 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.86%) WAN
12 8 (22.86%) IBM
12 8 (22.86%) Intel
12 8 (22.86%) Maximo

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 10 (28.57%) DNS
3 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) DHCP
6 5 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) VLAN
7 4 (11.43%) LAN
7 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (37.14%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (65.71%) Windows XP
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
6 10 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) VBScript
2 5 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
4 5 (14.29%) MCITP
5 4 (11.43%) MCTS
5 4 (11.43%) MCDST
5 4 (11.43%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) VCP4
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) XenApp
2 13 (37.14%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (37.14%) VMware ESX
3 8 (22.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 8 (22.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (11.43%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Citrix
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) IBM
4 8 (22.86%) Intel
4 8 (22.86%) Symantec
5 5 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) AppSense
7 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
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