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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.80% 6.55% 6.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.09% 18.29% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 26
Average salary £24,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
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
106 164 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.83% 35.81% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 98 158 163
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 31 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (58.33%) Windows XP
6 18 (50.00%) Internet
6 18 (50.00%) Citrix
6 18 (50.00%) XenApp
7 17 (47.22%) VMware
8 16 (44.44%) VMware ESX
8 16 (44.44%) Clustering
8 16 (44.44%) Back Office
8 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 16 (44.44%) Windows 2000
8 16 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (36.11%) VBScript
10 11 (30.56%) VB
10 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
12 8 (22.22%) MS Office
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) WAN
13 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
14 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 6 (16.67%) ITIL
14 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (13.89%) Tivoli
15 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Internet
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) VoIP
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) Telnet
6 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Yeoman
General
1 16 (44.44%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 11 (30.56%) Server Specialist
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server Specialist
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Services Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (58.33%) Windows XP
6 16 (44.44%) Windows 2000
7 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Service Management
2 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) VBScript
2 11 (30.56%) VB
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) MCP
2 5 (13.89%) MCDST
2 5 (13.89%) MCTS
2 5 (13.89%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) XenApp
2 16 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (13.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.56%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Citrix
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) Intel
4 5 (13.89%) Symantec
5 2 (5.56%) AppSense
6 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.78%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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