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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 130 65 94
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 17 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 3.58% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 12.72% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 60 39
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
594 668 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.05% 28.11% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 540 463 528
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 14 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (30.00%) MS Office
6 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (22.50%) DHCP
8 9 (22.50%) DNS
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (20.00%) VMware
10 7 (17.50%) SCCM
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.00%) ITIL
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
11 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
12 5 (12.50%) Debian
12 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
12 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 5 (12.50%) Dell
12 5 (12.50%) VPN
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco
12 5 (12.50%) SQL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 3 (7.50%) VoIP
6 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) Skype
7 1 (2.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) SMTP
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) IT Support
3 8 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Support
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Handset
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PACS
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.50%) Debian
8 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 4 (10.00%) CentOS
9 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.50%) Android
11 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.00%) CRM
4 2 (5.00%) ERP
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Content Management
5 1 (2.50%) Document Management
5 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.50%) Line Management
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) Dell
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Dell KACE
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) Remedy
6 2 (5.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Epicor
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) IFS
7 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.50%) Lumension
7 1 (2.50%) Polycom
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
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