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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 109 100 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 537 668 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.59% 2.92% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.88% 10.31% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 467 572 433
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
6050 6482 6475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.15% 28.34% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5153 5402 5591
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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
Surrey +30 172 £37,500 +38.88% 10
Berkshire -27 124 £25,000 -4.76% 16
Hampshire -30 82 £25,000 -16.66% 9
Buckinghamshire -11 50 £26,500 +10.41% 7
Oxfordshire +32 49 £26,000 +2.97% 7
West Sussex -5 46 £25,000 - 3
Kent -25 12 £25,000 -
East Sussex -26 4 £23,000 -38.66%
Middlesex +5 2 £45,000 +36.36%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 1149 (100.00%) Windows
2 708 (61.62%) Active Directory
3 679 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 474 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 439 (38.21%) MS Office
6 388 (33.77%) MS Excel
7 370 (32.20%) VMware
8 363 (31.59%) Windows 8
9 344 (29.94%) ITIL
10 335 (29.16%) MS Exchange
11 309 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 264 (22.98%) Windows XP
13 262 (22.80%) DNS
14 259 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 254 (22.11%) TCP/IP
16 249 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 238 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
18 208 (18.10%) SCCM
19 206 (17.93%) Citrix
20 205 (17.84%) DHCP
21 198 (17.23%) SLA
22 196 (17.06%) SQL Server
23 189 (16.45%) LAN
24 184 (16.01%) Exchange Server 2010
25 182 (15.84%) Cisco
26 177 (15.40%) WAN
27 171 (14.88%) Firewall
28 163 (14.19%) Hyper-V
29 150 (13.05%) Linux
30 140 (12.18%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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
1 335 (29.16%) MS Exchange
2 184 (16.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 102 (8.88%) SharePoint
4 70 (6.09%) Lync
5 66 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 58 (5.05%) IIS
7 56 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 36 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 31 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.70%) Apache
14 7 (0.61%) WorkSite
15 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.52%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.44%) ArcGIS
17 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 439 (38.21%) MS Office
2 388 (33.77%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.087%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.52%) Maximo
3 4 (0.35%) assyst
4 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.17%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.17%) Aareon QL
5 2 (0.17%) OPENHousing
5 2 (0.17%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (0.17%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.17%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.17%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 88 (7.66%) Office 365
2 12 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.17%) SaaS
6 1 (0.087%) PaaS
6 1 (0.087%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.087%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.087%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 262 (22.80%) DNS
2 254 (22.11%) TCP/IP
3 205 (17.84%) DHCP
4 189 (16.45%) LAN
5 177 (15.40%) WAN
6 171 (14.88%) Firewall
7 97 (8.44%) VPN
8 77 (6.70%) Internet
9 76 (6.61%) SAN
10 73 (6.35%) VoIP
11 66 (5.74%) VLAN
12 36 (3.13%) SSL
13 33 (2.87%) iSCSI
14 30 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (2.52%) Wireless
16 28 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (2.18%) IP Telephony
17 25 (2.18%) Intranet
18 23 (2.00%) SMTP
18 23 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 18 (1.57%) CouchDB
6 18 (1.57%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.22%) MySQL
8 13 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.087%) Oracle OLAP
15 1 (0.087%) QlikView
15 1 (0.087%) Pentaho
15 1 (0.087%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (2.18%) Subversion
2 23 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.87%) NUnit
5 9 (0.78%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.70%) InstallShield
6 8 (0.70%) Fiddler
7 7 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.52%) ReSharper
9 5 (0.44%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.44%) MSI
10 4 (0.35%) JIRA
10 4 (0.35%) AdminStudio
10 4 (0.35%) Yeoman
11 2 (0.17%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (0.17%) Selenium
11 2 (0.17%) Firebug
12 1 (0.087%) Trac
12 1 (0.087%) Wise Package Studio
12 1 (0.087%) LabVIEW
General
1 91 (7.92%) Finance
2 49 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 31 (2.70%) Back Office
4 25 (2.18%) Law
5 24 (2.09%) Retail
6 19 (1.65%) Legal
7 18 (1.57%) Automotive
8 17 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.13%) Marketing
10 12 (1.04%) Electronics
11 10 (0.87%) Publishing
12 4 (0.35%) Front Office
12 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.26%) French Language
13 3 (0.26%) German Language
13 3 (0.26%) Advertising
14 1 (0.087%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.087%) Banking
Job Titles
1 343 (29.85%) Analyst
2 281 (24.46%) Support Engineer
3 180 (15.67%) Support Analyst
4 150 (13.05%) IT Support
5 144 (12.53%) Service Analyst
6 142 (12.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 132 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 129 (11.23%) Desktop Support
9 85 (7.40%) 1st Line Support
10 69 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 67 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 65 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
13 63 (5.48%) Administrator
14 58 (5.05%) Technical Support
15 52 (4.53%) Desktop Engineer
16 48 (4.18%) Desktop Analyst
16 48 (4.18%) Help Desk Analyst
17 47 (4.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 47 (4.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 43 (3.74%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.44%) .NET
2 31 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 28 (2.44%) Application Packaging
4 24 (2.09%) CSS
5 20 (1.74%) jQuery
6 18 (1.57%) XML
7 17 (1.48%) HTML
8 16 (1.39%) AngularJS
9 12 (1.04%) Web Services
10 10 (0.87%) LINQ
11 9 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (0.61%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.61%) WCF
13 6 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.44%) HTML5
14 5 (0.44%) COM
15 4 (0.35%) SOAP
15 4 (0.35%) EDI
15 4 (0.35%) CGI
15 4 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.62%) Blackberry
2 83 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.09%) Clustering
4 45 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 35 (3.05%) Thin Client
5 35 (3.05%) Fat Client
6 34 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
8 23 (2.00%) Computer Science
9 22 (1.91%) iPhone
10 21 (1.83%) iPad
11 19 (1.65%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.57%) Statistics
13 15 (1.31%) EqualLogic
14 8 (0.70%) EPoS
14 8 (0.70%) NHS
14 8 (0.70%) PKI
15 7 (0.61%) AS400
15 7 (0.61%) Life Science
15 7 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1149 (100.00%) Windows
2 474 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 363 (31.59%) Windows 8
4 309 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 264 (22.98%) Windows XP
6 259 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 150 (13.05%) Linux
8 48 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (4.09%) Windows Vista
10 41 (3.57%) Mac OS X
11 37 (3.22%) Windows 2000
12 29 (2.52%) CentOS
13 27 (2.35%) UNIX
14 26 (2.26%) Ubuntu
14 26 (2.26%) Debian
14 26 (2.26%) Android
15 13 (1.13%) Apple iOS
16 11 (0.96%) OS/400
17 9 (0.78%) AIX
18 6 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (29.94%) ITIL
2 79 (6.88%) Problem Management
3 55 (4.79%) Migration
4 54 (4.70%) Incident Management
5 52 (4.53%) Service Management
5 52 (4.53%) Configuration Management
6 51 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 46 (4.00%) Project Management
8 40 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
9 36 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (2.96%) Project Planning
11 32 (2.79%) Patch Management
12 30 (2.61%) Asset Management
13 29 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 28 (2.44%) Mentoring
15 27 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (2.18%) Network Load Balancing
16 25 (2.18%) Time Management
17 24 (2.09%) MVC
18 23 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 128 (11.14%) SQL
2 82 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 52 (4.53%) VB
4 49 (4.26%) C#
5 40 (3.48%) Java
6 36 (3.13%) C
7 34 (2.96%) C++
7 34 (2.96%) VBScript
8 32 (2.79%) JavaScript
9 28 (2.44%) Ruby
10 22 (1.91%) Python
11 16 (1.39%) MATLAB
11 16 (1.39%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.87%) VB6
13 6 (0.52%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.35%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.26%) PHP
16 1 (0.087%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.087%) Perl
16 1 (0.087%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 238 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 140 (12.18%) MCSE
3 137 (11.92%) MCP
4 126 (10.97%) Security Cleared
5 98 (8.53%) MCITP
6 78 (6.79%) Degree
7 73 (6.35%) MCSA
8 67 (5.83%) A+ Certification
9 66 (5.74%) SC Cleared
10 60 (5.22%) DV Cleared
11 36 (3.13%) MCTS
12 35 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
13 34 (2.96%) CCNA
14 22 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (1.83%) MCDST
16 15 (1.31%) Network+ Certification
17 11 (0.96%) MOS
18 10 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 9 (0.78%) CCA
19 9 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (17.23%) SLA
2 36 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.87%) QA
5 5 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 708 (61.62%) Active Directory
2 249 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 163 (14.19%) Hyper-V
4 86 (7.48%) XenApp
5 48 (4.18%) VMware ESX
6 36 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 33 (2.87%) vSphere
8 30 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (2.00%) Terminal Services
10 21 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 21 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 15 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (0.52%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.52%) Firmware
13 6 (0.52%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.26%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 208 (18.10%) SCCM
2 71 (6.18%) Backup Exec
3 56 (4.87%) SCOM
4 47 (4.09%) WSUS
5 29 (2.52%) Legato
6 22 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 12 (1.04%) DameWare
9 11 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (0.87%) Tivoli
10 10 (0.87%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.52%) EdgeSight
13 5 (0.44%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.35%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.35%) SCSM
14 4 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 679 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 370 (32.20%) VMware
3 206 (17.93%) Citrix
4 182 (15.84%) Cisco
5 129 (11.23%) HP
6 98 (8.53%) Symantec
7 75 (6.53%) Dell
8 57 (4.96%) Apple
9 48 (4.18%) Red Hat
10 43 (3.74%) NetApp
10 43 (3.74%) Oracle
11 39 (3.39%) EMC
12 33 (2.87%) CommVault
13 25 (2.18%) SonicWALL
14 19 (1.65%) McAfee
15 17 (1.48%) 3Com
15 17 (1.48%) Avaya
16 16 (1.39%) IBM
17 15 (1.31%) NETGEAR
17 15 (1.31%) Veeam
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and good benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Bond Dickinson
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago