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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 82 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 60 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.69% 2.25% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.71% 7.42% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 47
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £44,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
618 728 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.71% 30.37% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 475 511 586
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £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 3 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (74.10%) Active Directory
3 93 (66.91%) Microsoft
4 72 (51.80%) TCP/IP
5 54 (38.85%) Linux
6 52 (37.41%) VMware
7 49 (35.25%) MS Excel
8 47 (33.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (33.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (32.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (32.37%) Red Hat
10 44 (31.65%) Windows 8
11 43 (30.94%) MS Office
12 42 (30.22%) Security Cleared
13 38 (27.34%) ITIL
14 35 (25.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (25.18%) DV Cleared
15 33 (23.74%) HP
16 31 (22.30%) SCCM
17 29 (20.86%) CentOS
17 29 (20.86%) SLA
18 28 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (19.42%) Windows XP
19 27 (19.42%) Configuration Management
20 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
21 24 (17.27%) A+ Certification
22 22 (15.83%) Debian
23 21 (15.11%) Ubuntu
24 19 (13.67%) Symantec
24 19 (13.67%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (13.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.91%) Lotus Domino
4 10 (7.19%) Lync
5 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.60%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.16%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (35.25%) MS Excel
2 43 (30.94%) MS Office
3 13 (9.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (51.80%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.23%) DNS
3 15 (10.79%) Firewall
4 13 (9.35%) DHCP
4 13 (9.35%) LAN
5 12 (8.63%) VPN
6 11 (7.91%) Internet
7 6 (4.32%) SSL
7 6 (4.32%) WAN
8 4 (2.88%) SMTP
8 4 (2.88%) Wireless
8 4 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.44%) IPsec
10 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.72%) Junos
10 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (59.71%) Support Engineer
2 34 (24.46%) IT Support
3 33 (23.74%) IT Support Engineer
4 29 (20.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (16.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 21 (15.11%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (10.07%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.63%) Field Engineer
10 11 (7.91%) Technical Support Engineer
10 11 (7.91%) Technical Support
11 10 (7.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 9 (6.47%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (6.47%) Analyst
13 7 (5.04%) Desktop Support
13 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
14 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 6 (4.32%) IMAC Engineer
15 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
15 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.72%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.32%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.60%) PDA
3 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.16%) PKI
5 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) BYOD
6 1 (0.72%) CCTV
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (38.85%) Linux
3 47 (33.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (33.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (32.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (31.65%) Windows 8
6 35 (25.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (20.86%) CentOS
8 27 (19.42%) Windows XP
9 22 (15.83%) Debian
10 21 (15.11%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.60%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.44%) Android
12 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) ITIL
2 27 (19.42%) Configuration Management
3 8 (5.76%) Project Management
4 6 (4.32%) Migration
4 6 (4.32%) Project Planning
4 6 (4.32%) Change Control
4 6 (4.32%) Security Patching
5 5 (3.60%) Test Scripting
6 4 (2.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.16%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (0.72%) SIEM
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection
8 1 (0.72%) Problem Management
8 1 (0.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (0.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.72%) ERP
8 1 (0.72%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) B2B
8 1 (0.72%) B2C
8 1 (0.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.51%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.79%) VB
3 14 (10.07%) SQL
4 10 (7.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (30.22%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.18%) DV Cleared
3 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
4 24 (17.27%) A+ Certification
5 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (9.35%) MCP
6 13 (9.35%) MCSE
7 11 (7.91%) MCITP
8 10 (7.19%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.44%) MCTS
9 2 (1.44%) CCNA
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.72%) CISA
10 1 (0.72%) CISM
10 1 (0.72%) CISSP
10 1 (0.72%) MCSA
10 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.86%) SLA
2 6 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 103 (74.10%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.63%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.19%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.32%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.72%) XenApp
7 1 (0.72%) XenServer
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (22.30%) SCCM
2 9 (6.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (4.32%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.32%) WSUS
4 4 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (2.88%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.72%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 93 (66.91%) Microsoft
2 52 (37.41%) VMware
3 45 (32.37%) Red Hat
4 33 (23.74%) HP
5 19 (13.67%) Symantec
6 12 (8.63%) Cisco
7 10 (7.19%) Apple
8 9 (6.47%) Oracle
9 5 (3.60%) Citrix
10 3 (2.16%) IBM
10 3 (2.16%) Lumension
10 3 (2.16%) McAfee
10 3 (2.16%) ESRI
11 1 (0.72%) Wyse
11 1 (0.72%) AppSense
11 1 (0.72%) Altiris
11 1 (0.72%) Avaya
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