The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 97 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 42 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.90% 2.29% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.81% 8.09% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 33
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £20,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
617 705 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.94% 28.38% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 488 519 541
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Reading region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 84 (67.20%) Microsoft
4 70 (56.00%) TCP/IP
5 49 (39.20%) Linux
6 48 (38.40%) MS Excel
7 44 (35.20%) VMware
8 42 (33.60%) Red Hat
8 42 (33.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (32.80%) MS Office
10 40 (32.00%) Windows 8
10 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (25.60%) Security Cleared
12 31 (24.80%) ITIL
12 31 (24.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (23.20%) DV Cleared
14 27 (21.60%) HP
15 26 (20.80%) SCCM
15 26 (20.80%) CentOS
16 25 (20.00%) SLA
17 21 (16.80%) SC Cleared
17 21 (16.80%) Windows XP
17 21 (16.80%) Configuration Management
18 19 (15.20%) A+ Certification
18 19 (15.20%) DNS
18 19 (15.20%) Debian
18 19 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (14.40%) Ubuntu
19 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.20%) Lotus Domino
3 9 (7.20%) Lync
4 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.40%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (38.40%) MS Excel
2 41 (32.80%) MS Office
3 10 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (56.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (15.20%) DNS
3 17 (13.60%) VPN
4 16 (12.80%) DHCP
5 12 (9.60%) Firewall
5 12 (9.60%) LAN
6 9 (7.20%) Internet
7 7 (5.60%) WAN
8 4 (3.20%) SMTP
8 4 (3.20%) VoIP
8 4 (3.20%) SSL
8 4 (3.20%) Wireless
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.60%) IPsec
10 1 (0.80%) Junos
10 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (59.20%) Support Engineer
2 34 (27.20%) IT Support
3 30 (24.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 29 (23.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (17.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (15.20%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (9.60%) Field Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Technical Support
9 9 (7.20%) Analyst
9 9 (7.20%) Desktop Support
9 9 (7.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
12 5 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (4.00%) PDA
2 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.40%) PKI
4 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) BYOD
5 1 (0.80%) CCTV
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (39.20%) Linux
3 42 (33.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (32.00%) Windows 8
4 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (24.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (20.80%) CentOS
7 21 (16.80%) Windows XP
8 19 (15.20%) Debian
9 18 (14.40%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.60%) Android
11 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) ITIL
2 21 (16.80%) Configuration Management
3 7 (5.60%) Project Management
4 5 (4.00%) Migration
4 5 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (3.20%) Project Planning
5 4 (3.20%) Change Control
5 4 (3.20%) Security Patching
6 3 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.40%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.80%) ERP
7 1 (0.80%) B2B
7 1 (0.80%) B2C
7 1 (0.80%) SIEM
7 1 (0.80%) Data Protection
7 1 (0.80%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (0.80%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (0.80%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.80%) SQL
1 11 (8.80%) VB
1 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (25.60%) Security Cleared
2 29 (23.20%) DV Cleared
3 21 (16.80%) SC Cleared
4 19 (15.20%) A+ Certification
5 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (8.00%) MCP
6 10 (8.00%) MCSE
7 8 (6.40%) MCITP
7 8 (6.40%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.60%) CCNA
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.80%) CISA
9 1 (0.80%) CISM
9 1 (0.80%) CISSP
9 1 (0.80%) MCSA
9 1 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.00%) SLA
2 5 (4.00%) QA
3 4 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.20%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.40%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (3.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.80%) XenApp
7 1 (0.80%) XenServer
7 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (20.80%) SCCM
2 6 (4.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.20%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.20%) WSUS
3 4 (3.20%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.80%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 84 (67.20%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.20%) VMware
3 42 (33.60%) Red Hat
4 27 (21.60%) HP
5 14 (11.20%) Symantec
6 13 (10.40%) Cisco
7 8 (6.40%) Apple
8 6 (4.80%) Oracle
9 5 (4.00%) Citrix
10 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.20%) Dell
10 4 (3.20%) Dell KACE
11 3 (2.40%) IBM
11 3 (2.40%) Lumension
11 3 (2.40%) McAfee
11 3 (2.40%) ESRI
12 1 (0.80%) Wyse
12 1 (0.80%) AppSense
12 1 (0.80%) Altiris
12 1 (0.80%) Avaya
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