The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 45 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.52% 1.96% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 7.50% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 8
Average salary £23,500 £24,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.08% -43.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,269 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.87% -15.87%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
204 160 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.23% 26.19% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 172 139 134
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) MS Office
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 7 (29.17%) Internet
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (25.00%) Apple
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 6 (25.00%) Office 365
6 6 (25.00%) iPhone
6 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (20.83%) Lync
7 5 (20.83%) Line Management
7 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
7 5 (20.83%) SLA
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Lync
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) assyst
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (45.83%) VPN
2 7 (29.17%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (25.00%) iPhone
3 4 (16.67%) iPad
3 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (20.83%) Line Management
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) DameWare
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) Apple
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Remedy
5 4 (16.67%) McAfee
5 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 4 (16.67%) Dell KACE
5 4 (16.67%) Bomgar
5 4 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 2 (8.33%) Lotus
6 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) BT
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