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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 60 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.20% 4.83% 8.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.40% 12.58% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 38
Average salary £24,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
129 159 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.86% 38.41% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 119 151 187
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
5 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
6 14 (40.00%) Internet
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
8 12 (34.29%) VMware ESX
8 12 (34.29%) Clustering
8 12 (34.29%) Back Office
8 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
8 12 (34.29%) Citrix
8 12 (34.29%) Windows 2000
8 12 (34.29%) XenApp
8 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (31.43%) MS Office
9 11 (31.43%) WAN
10 10 (28.57%) VBScript
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (25.71%) ITIL
11 9 (25.71%) MCP
11 9 (25.71%) LAN
11 9 (25.71%) MCDST
11 9 (25.71%) MCTS
11 9 (25.71%) MCITP
11 9 (25.71%) Service Management
11 9 (25.71%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 11 (31.43%) WAN
3 9 (25.71%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) VLAN
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) Telnet
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (34.29%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (22.86%) Server Specialist
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) IT Support
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Field Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Services Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) Windows 2000
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
1 9 (25.71%) Service Management
2 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) VBScript
2 8 (22.86%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.71%) MCDST
3 9 (25.71%) MCTS
3 9 (25.71%) MCITP
3 9 (25.71%) MCP
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware ESX
2 12 (34.29%) XenApp
2 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) Intel
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.86%) Kaseya
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