The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.33% 0.61% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.83% 2.94% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £44,000 £22,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £22,000 £19,600
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 42.56% 20.86% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 148 33 49
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows XP
3 21 (51.22%) VMware
4 20 (48.78%) Citrix
4 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
5 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (43.90%) XenApp
7 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
7 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
7 17 (41.46%) Intel
7 17 (41.46%) Windows 2000
7 17 (41.46%) Clustering
8 12 (29.27%) Maximo
8 12 (29.27%) VMware ESX
8 12 (29.27%) Back Office
8 12 (29.27%) IBM
8 12 (29.27%) Internet
8 12 (29.27%) Tivoli
8 12 (29.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 12 (29.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (29.27%) Symantec
8 12 (29.27%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (29.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (26.83%) Customer Insight
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) Linux
11 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (17.07%) FreeBSD

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.63%) QlikView
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (29.27%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Ajax
1 5 (12.20%) SOAP
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows XP
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (41.46%) Windows 2000
5 10 (24.39%) Linux
6 7 (17.07%) FreeBSD
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
2 11 (26.83%) Customer Insight
3 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL V2
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) VCAP
3 1 (2.44%) CCEE
3 1 (2.44%) CCIA
3 1 (2.44%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) XenApp
2 12 (29.27%) VMware ESX
2 12 (29.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 12 (29.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Tivoli
1 12 (29.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 12 (29.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 20 (48.78%) Citrix
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) Intel
4 12 (29.27%) IBM
4 12 (29.27%) Symantec
5 5 (12.20%) Sage
6 1 (2.44%) AppSense
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee