The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 88 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 704 451 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.27% 2.13% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.97% 7.63% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 591 382 439
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
Windows 7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6419 5908 6848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.79% 27.90% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5253 4944 6090
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows 7
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +73 197 £30,000 +20.00% 16
Surrey +34 195 £30,000 +30.43% 17
Hampshire +2 105 £27,500 -5.17% 14
Buckinghamshire +3 50 £26,625 +21.02% 8
Oxfordshire +14 47 £27,500 +5.76% 7
Kent +11 44 £25,000 -9.09% 3
West Sussex +23 32 £23,750 -11.21% 2
East Sussex -1 24 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Middlesex +10 7 £27,500 +23.59%
Sussex +12 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1435 (100.00%) Windows
2 882 (61.46%) Microsoft
3 790 (55.05%) Active Directory
4 638 (44.46%) MS Office
5 604 (42.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 493 (34.36%) MS Excel
7 441 (30.73%) Windows XP
8 386 (26.90%) VMware
9 380 (26.48%) ITIL
10 379 (26.41%) Windows 8
11 360 (25.09%) Citrix
12 357 (24.88%) MS Exchange
13 335 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 308 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 280 (19.51%) SQL
16 259 (18.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 239 (16.66%) SQL Server
17 239 (16.66%) TCP/IP
18 224 (15.61%) Firewall
19 223 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
20 216 (15.05%) DNS
21 214 (14.91%) Finance
22 197 (13.73%) Cisco
23 194 (13.52%) Hyper-V
24 189 (13.17%) WAN
25 183 (12.75%) LAN
26 179 (12.47%) SCCM
27 171 (11.92%) SLA
28 170 (11.85%) Security Cleared
29 169 (11.78%) Oracle

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 357 (24.88%) MS Exchange
2 160 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (10.59%) SharePoint
4 130 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 109 (7.60%) IIS
6 80 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 51 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 43 (3.00%) Lync
9 42 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 31 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 26 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 20 (1.39%) OpenStack
13 18 (1.25%) Apache
14 17 (1.18%) WebLogic
14 17 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (1.11%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.91%) IBM Notes
16 13 (0.91%) Live Communications Server
16 13 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 638 (44.46%) MS Office
2 493 (34.36%) MS Excel
3 44 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.35%) MS Project
7 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.77%) Maximo
2 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.21%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.070%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.070%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.83%) Office 365
2 50 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.77%) IaaS
4 10 (0.70%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) PaaS
5 4 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 239 (16.66%) TCP/IP
2 224 (15.61%) Firewall
3 216 (15.05%) DNS
4 189 (13.17%) WAN
5 183 (12.75%) LAN
6 162 (11.29%) DHCP
7 111 (7.74%) VPN
7 111 (7.74%) Internet
8 106 (7.39%) SAN
9 67 (4.67%) VoIP
10 48 (3.34%) Wireless
11 36 (2.51%) IP Telephony
12 31 (2.16%) VLAN
13 29 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (1.81%) SSL
15 24 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (1.67%) NAS
16 21 (1.46%) iSCSI
17 20 (1.39%) Network Security
18 11 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (16.66%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (2.93%) MySQL
4 38 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (1.18%) MS Access
7 16 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 12 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.63%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.42%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 56 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 40 (2.79%) NUnit
4 35 (2.44%) MSTest
4 35 (2.44%) WiX
4 35 (2.44%) MSBuild
5 34 (2.37%) NuGet
5 34 (2.37%) Ranorex
6 30 (2.09%) MSI
7 29 (2.02%) LoadRunner
8 13 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
8 13 (0.91%) Subversion
9 12 (0.84%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (0.42%) AdminStudio
10 6 (0.42%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.35%) WinRunner
11 5 (0.35%) Selenium
12 3 (0.21%) StarTeam
12 3 (0.21%) JIRA
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 214 (14.91%) Finance
2 77 (5.37%) Retail
3 64 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (1.67%) Back Office
5 22 (1.53%) Law
6 18 (1.25%) Banking
7 17 (1.18%) Legal
8 12 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.84%) German Language
9 9 (0.63%) French Language
9 9 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.49%) Military
10 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.49%) Marketing
11 5 (0.35%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.35%) Electronics
11 5 (0.35%) Advertising
11 5 (0.35%) Publishing
12 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 354 (24.67%) Support Engineer
2 352 (24.53%) Analyst
3 206 (14.36%) Support Analyst
4 179 (12.47%) IT Support
5 177 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 145 (10.10%) Service Analyst
6 145 (10.10%) Service Desk Analyst
7 117 (8.15%) 1st Line Support
8 116 (8.08%) Desktop Support
9 85 (5.92%) Technical Support
10 83 (5.78%) Administrator
11 68 (4.74%) IT Support Analyst
12 67 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 66 (4.60%) Support Technician
14 62 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
15 61 (4.25%) Help Desk Support
16 56 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
17 53 (3.69%) Consultant
18 50 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
18 50 (3.48%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.32%) CSS
2 59 (4.11%) HTML
3 48 (3.34%) .NET
4 37 (2.58%) X-Windows
5 34 (2.37%) XML
6 23 (1.60%) Web Services
6 23 (1.60%) jQuery
7 17 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 17 (1.18%) Application Packaging
8 14 (0.98%) Classic ASP
9 10 (0.70%) COM+
10 9 (0.63%) Ajax
10 9 (0.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.42%) LINQ
11 6 (0.42%) AngularJS
12 5 (0.35%) Middleware
12 5 (0.35%) Software Packaging
12 5 (0.35%) MAPI
13 4 (0.28%) SAML
13 4 (0.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.80%) Blackberry
2 107 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 75 (5.23%) Thin Client
4 75 (5.23%) Fat Client
5 59 (4.11%) iPhone
6 45 (3.14%) Clustering
7 42 (2.93%) Statistics
8 27 (1.88%) iPad
9 24 (1.67%) Computer Science
10 20 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
11 19 (1.32%) Open Source
12 18 (1.25%) AS400
13 16 (1.11%) E-Learning
14 15 (1.05%) EPoS
15 14 (0.98%) Replication
16 13 (0.91%) iSeries
17 10 (0.70%) EqualLogic
18 9 (0.63%) Client/Server
19 8 (0.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1435 (100.00%) Windows
2 604 (42.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 441 (30.73%) Windows XP
4 379 (26.41%) Windows 8
5 335 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 259 (18.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 137 (9.55%) Linux
8 85 (5.92%) Windows Vista
9 65 (4.53%) UNIX
10 56 (3.90%) Android
11 49 (3.41%) Mac OS X
12 42 (2.93%) Ubuntu
13 28 (1.95%) CentOS
13 28 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 25 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
15 23 (1.60%) Windows 2000
15 23 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
16 18 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (1.25%) Solaris
17 17 (1.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (26.48%) ITIL
2 101 (7.04%) Service Management
3 70 (4.88%) Service Delivery
4 65 (4.53%) Incident Management
5 64 (4.46%) Problem Management
6 60 (4.18%) Project Management
7 57 (3.97%) Workflow
8 54 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (3.69%) Change Management
10 52 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
11 46 (3.21%) Configuration Management
12 43 (3.00%) Migration
12 43 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 41 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (2.79%) Time Management
15 39 (2.72%) DevOps
15 39 (2.72%) CRM
16 38 (2.65%) Asset Management
17 34 (2.37%) Mentoring
18 31 (2.16%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 280 (19.51%) SQL
2 134 (9.34%) PowerShell
3 87 (6.06%) VBScript
4 76 (5.30%) C#
5 64 (4.46%) VB
6 63 (4.39%) JavaScript
7 27 (1.88%) Python
8 26 (1.81%) Perl
9 21 (1.46%) Java
9 21 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.32%) Ruby
11 12 (0.84%) C
11 12 (0.84%) C++
12 7 (0.49%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.42%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.35%) PHP
15 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.21%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.21%) Korn
17 2 (0.14%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 223 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 170 (11.85%) Security Cleared
3 141 (9.83%) MCSE
4 131 (9.13%) SC Cleared
5 111 (7.74%) MCP
6 87 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (5.37%) CCNA
8 70 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 70 (4.88%) MCITP
8 70 (4.88%) Degree
9 54 (3.76%) MCSA
9 54 (3.76%) MCTS
10 41 (2.86%) A+ Certification
11 30 (2.09%) ISTQB
12 29 (2.02%) ISEB
13 28 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 25 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (1.32%) CCNP
16 18 (1.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (11.92%) SLA
2 20 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.70%) QA
5 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 790 (55.05%) Active Directory
2 308 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 194 (13.52%) Hyper-V
4 133 (9.27%) XenApp
5 61 (4.25%) Terminal Services
6 46 (3.21%) XenDesktop
6 46 (3.21%) vSphere
7 35 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.95%) VMware ESX
9 27 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (1.53%) KVM
11 15 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (0.84%) LXC
12 12 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 11 (0.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 8 (0.56%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.49%) NFS
15 7 (0.49%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.42%) XenServer
17 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 179 (12.47%) SCCM
2 90 (6.27%) Backup Exec
3 56 (3.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 51 (3.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 41 (2.86%) SCVMM
6 30 (2.09%) SCOM
7 29 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
8 26 (1.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 25 (1.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 24 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 23 (1.60%) WSUS
12 16 (1.11%) Tivoli
13 14 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 13 (0.91%) Unicenter
14 13 (0.91%) Netcool
14 13 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 9 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
15 9 (0.63%) NetCrunch
16 8 (0.56%) Nagios
17 7 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 882 (61.46%) Microsoft
2 386 (26.90%) VMware
3 360 (25.09%) Citrix
4 197 (13.73%) Cisco
5 169 (11.78%) Oracle
6 142 (9.90%) HP
7 116 (8.08%) Symantec
8 59 (4.11%) Avaya
9 53 (3.69%) Dell
9 53 (3.69%) Apple
10 51 (3.55%) Fujitsu
11 50 (3.48%) SonicWALL
12 40 (2.79%) Veeam
13 31 (2.16%) Red Hat
13 31 (2.16%) McAfee
14 30 (2.09%) CheckPoint
15 27 (1.88%) EMC
16 24 (1.67%) Adobe
17 22 (1.53%) LANDesk
17 22 (1.53%) Lumension
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, life
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago