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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 12 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.85% 2.72% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 7.87% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Average salary £25,250 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £22,725 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,250 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
151 178 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.27% 34.56% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 162 153
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 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 1 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) MS Office
3 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Citrix
5 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
6 11 (47.83%) Incident Management
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) SCCM
8 8 (34.78%) MCP
9 7 (30.43%) Finance
10 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) Lync
10 6 (26.09%) Office 365
11 5 (21.74%) CRM
11 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
11 5 (21.74%) Service Management
11 5 (21.74%) VMware
11 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (17.39%) VPN
12 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
12 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
12 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
12 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (13.04%) Line Management
13 3 (13.04%) WebEx

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (26.09%) Lync
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (78.26%) MS Office
2 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) WebEx
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Service Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
1 3 (13.04%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Incident Management
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) Line Management
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCP
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) pfSense
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (13.04%) DameWare
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Bomgar
4 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
4 3 (13.04%) Dell KACE
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
4 3 (13.04%) McAfee
4 3 (13.04%) BT
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco