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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 46 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.43% 1.63% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% 5.39% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 9
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 167 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.61% 30.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 140 143 128
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 17 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) MS Office
3 13 (50.00%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Internet
6 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
7 8 (30.77%) iPhone
7 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (30.77%) Apple
7 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) MCSE
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) Bomgar
9 6 (23.08%) Office 365
9 6 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (23.08%) iPad
9 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
9 6 (23.08%) Lync
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
9 6 (23.08%) ServiceNow

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Lync
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (76.92%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) assyst
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (34.62%) Internet
4 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 2 (7.69%) WAN
8 2 (7.69%) LAN
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) IT Support
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 8 (30.77%) iPhone
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) iPad
2 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) OS/400
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 6 (23.08%) Line Management
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCSE
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) DameWare
1 6 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
2 8 (30.77%) Apple
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) McAfee
4 6 (23.08%) Bomgar
4 6 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 6 (23.08%) Dell KACE
4 6 (23.08%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) LANDesk
6 4 (15.38%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya