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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 53 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.83% 1.97% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 6.98% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £25,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,390 £27,550 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £58,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
171 172 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.69% 28.24% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 148 161 155
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) MS Office
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) Android
6 7 (35.00%) HP
6 7 (35.00%) Dell
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Avaya
7 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (30.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) NAS
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (25.00%) Lync
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (20.00%) Office 365
10 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (15.00%) LAN
10 3 (15.00%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) Lync
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (30.00%) NAS
2 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Intranet
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (30.00%) Desktop Team Leader
1 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) WCF
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) VLE
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Android
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Dell
4 6 (30.00%) Avaya
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) BT
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies