The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 109 116 146
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 585 512 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.40% 2.24% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.87% 7.76% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 506 445 357
Average salary £26,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6594 6602 7179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.11% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5492 5579 6284
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -9 135 £25,000 -35.89% 12
Berkshire -16 122 £27,500 -21.42% 20
Surrey +2 102 £24,500 -10.90% 20
West Sussex +43 72 £27,500 -25.67% 13
Oxfordshire -27 45 £32,500 -1.51% 11
Buckinghamshire +14 43 £22,500 -15.09% 6
East Sussex +17 28 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Kent -6 28 £23,000 -14.81% 6
Middlesex -3 9 £28,000 -11.11% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £26,000 -
Thames Valley -3 2 £53,750 -17.30%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 996 (100.00%) Windows
2 555 (55.72%) Microsoft
3 545 (54.72%) Active Directory
4 411 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 364 (36.55%) MS Excel
6 338 (33.94%) MS Office
7 324 (32.53%) Windows XP
8 290 (29.12%) MS Exchange
9 270 (27.11%) VMware
10 265 (26.61%) ITIL
11 239 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 202 (20.28%) Windows 8
13 198 (19.88%) TCP/IP
14 187 (18.78%) SQL
15 186 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 179 (17.97%) Citrix
17 170 (17.07%) Firewall
18 165 (16.57%) Cisco
19 164 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
20 161 (16.16%) DNS
21 147 (14.76%) SQL Server
22 146 (14.66%) SCCM
23 144 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
24 130 (13.05%) VPN
25 121 (12.15%) Finance
26 110 (11.04%) DHCP
27 106 (10.64%) LAN
27 106 (10.64%) Linux
28 105 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2007
29 104 (10.44%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 290 (29.12%) MS Exchange
2 144 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 87 (8.73%) SharePoint
5 48 (4.82%) Lync
6 38 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 37 (3.71%) IIS
8 30 (3.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (2.01%) IBM Notes
11 16 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.31%) SAS
13 9 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.80%) GroupWise
14 8 (0.80%) Apache
15 7 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
16 6 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.40%) WordPress
19 3 (0.30%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 364 (36.55%) MS Excel
2 338 (33.94%) MS Office
3 20 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.20%) MS Project
6 3 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (1.20%) Maximo
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Line 50
2 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.61%) Office 365
2 16 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (19.88%) TCP/IP
2 170 (17.07%) Firewall
3 161 (16.16%) DNS
4 130 (13.05%) VPN
5 110 (11.04%) DHCP
6 106 (10.64%) LAN
7 94 (9.44%) WAN
8 77 (7.73%) SAN
9 70 (7.03%) VoIP
10 48 (4.82%) Internet
11 38 (3.82%) VLAN
12 34 (3.41%) Wireless
13 31 (3.11%) IP Telephony
14 30 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
15 28 (2.81%) HTTP
16 27 (2.71%) SSL
17 26 (2.61%) Cisco IPT
18 24 (2.41%) LDAP
19 21 (2.11%) SMTP
20 20 (2.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (0.80%) QlikView
10 7 (0.70%) MySQL
11 5 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.10%) EDMS
14 1 (0.10%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (3.61%) MSI
2 31 (3.11%) InstallShield
3 13 (1.31%) Fiddler
4 10 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.00%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.50%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (0.40%) Selenium
7 3 (0.30%) Firebug
7 3 (0.30%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.30%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.10%) JMeter
8 1 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 121 (12.15%) Finance
2 58 (5.82%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.51%) Retail
4 32 (3.21%) Back Office
5 16 (1.61%) Legal
6 13 (1.31%) Banking
7 12 (1.20%) Electronics
8 11 (1.10%) Law
9 7 (0.70%) Advertising
9 7 (0.70%) German Language
10 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.40%) Automotive
12 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.20%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 243 (24.40%) Analyst
2 200 (20.08%) Support Engineer
3 128 (12.85%) IT Support
4 126 (12.65%) Support Analyst
5 120 (12.05%) 1st Line Support
6 114 (11.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 97 (9.74%) Desktop Support
8 94 (9.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 91 (9.14%) Service Analyst
10 54 (5.42%) Support Technician
11 53 (5.32%) Technical Support
12 50 (5.02%) Desktop Analyst
13 46 (4.62%) Junior
14 45 (4.52%) Help Desk Support
14 45 (4.52%) Desktop Engineer
15 41 (4.12%) Help Desk Analyst
15 41 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 39 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
17 38 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
17 38 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.32%) .NET
2 21 (2.11%) Application Packaging
3 17 (1.71%) CSS
3 17 (1.71%) XML
4 16 (1.61%) HTML
5 15 (1.51%) Web Services
6 11 (1.10%) jQuery
7 10 (1.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (0.70%) Classic ASP
9 5 (0.50%) SOAP
9 5 (0.50%) WCF
9 5 (0.50%) Ajax
10 4 (0.40%) ODBC
11 3 (0.30%) STL
11 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.20%) JSP
12 2 (0.20%) LAMP
13 1 (0.10%) WinForms
13 1 (0.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.23%) Blackberry
2 50 (5.02%) Management Information System
3 42 (4.22%) Clustering
4 37 (3.71%) iPhone
5 28 (2.81%) Replication
6 22 (2.21%) iPad
7 20 (2.01%) Fat Client
7 20 (2.01%) Thin Client
8 15 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (1.41%) Open Source
10 12 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.20%) Statistics
11 11 (1.10%) EPoS
12 8 (0.80%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.70%) Social Media
13 7 (0.70%) Firmware
14 5 (0.50%) Device Driver
14 5 (0.50%) PKI
15 4 (0.40%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.30%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 996 (100.00%) Windows
2 411 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 324 (32.53%) Windows XP
4 239 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 202 (20.28%) Windows 8
6 106 (10.64%) Linux
7 93 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (6.22%) Windows Vista
9 42 (4.22%) Windows 2000
10 30 (3.01%) Mac OS X
10 30 (3.01%) Mac OS
11 28 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (2.21%) UNIX
13 21 (2.11%) Ubuntu
14 20 (2.01%) Android
15 17 (1.71%) CentOS
16 13 (1.31%) Mac OS X Server
17 12 (1.20%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (26.61%) ITIL
2 74 (7.43%) Service Delivery
3 58 (5.82%) Problem Management
4 47 (4.72%) Project Planning
5 44 (4.42%) Project Management
6 37 (3.71%) Service Management
7 30 (3.01%) Migration
7 30 (3.01%) Incident Management
8 29 (2.91%) Information Security
9 27 (2.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (2.61%) Workflow
11 24 (2.41%) PRINCE2
11 24 (2.41%) Time Management
12 20 (2.01%) Security Management
13 18 (1.81%) Network Management
14 17 (1.71%) Information Security Management
14 17 (1.71%) ITSM
15 15 (1.51%) Load Balancing
16 14 (1.41%) Network Design
17 13 (1.31%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (18.78%) SQL
2 68 (6.83%) PowerShell
3 35 (3.51%) C#
4 30 (3.01%) VBScript
5 24 (2.41%) C
6 19 (1.91%) Java
6 19 (1.91%) JavaScript
7 14 (1.41%) PHP
7 14 (1.41%) VB
8 10 (1.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.00%) TypeScript
9 9 (0.90%) C++
10 7 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.30%) Perl
12 2 (0.20%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.10%) Visual J++
13 1 (0.10%) VB6
13 1 (0.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 164 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (10.44%) Degree
3 90 (9.04%) MCSE
4 76 (7.63%) MCP
5 70 (7.03%) Security Cleared
6 69 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (5.82%) CCNA
8 52 (5.22%) MCSA
8 52 (5.22%) SC Cleared
9 49 (4.92%) MCITP
10 26 (2.61%) CCNP
11 22 (2.21%) MCTS
12 18 (1.81%) DV Cleared
13 17 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (1.10%) A+ Certification
16 10 (1.00%) CCA
17 9 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 8 (0.80%) ISTQB
18 8 (0.80%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (9.04%) SLA
2 23 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.31%) QA
4 8 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.10%) TickIT
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 545 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 186 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (9.54%) XenApp
4 85 (8.53%) Hyper-V
5 57 (5.72%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (4.92%) vSphere
7 44 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 42 (4.22%) XenDesktop
9 24 (2.41%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.01%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.31%) Samba
11 13 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 13 (1.31%) DFS Replication
12 12 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 11 (1.10%) UAG
14 9 (0.90%) XenServer
15 6 (0.60%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.50%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 146 (14.66%) SCCM
2 39 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 33 (3.31%) SCOM
4 22 (2.21%) WSUS
5 17 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 15 (1.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 15 (1.51%) SCDPM
7 13 (1.31%) Tivoli
7 13 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.90%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
11 4 (0.40%) ZENworks
11 4 (0.40%) AppDNA
12 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.30%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.30%) DameWare
13 2 (0.20%) Nagios
13 2 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 555 (55.72%) Microsoft
2 270 (27.11%) VMware
3 179 (17.97%) Citrix
4 165 (16.57%) Cisco
5 76 (7.63%) HP
6 67 (6.73%) Symantec
7 57 (5.72%) Apple
8 56 (5.62%) Dell
9 41 (4.12%) Red Hat
10 38 (3.82%) McAfee
11 32 (3.21%) Oracle
12 30 (3.01%) NetApp
13 26 (2.61%) Fujitsu
14 23 (2.31%) Intel
15 21 (2.11%) NetIQ
16 20 (2.01%) Lotus
17 17 (1.71%) Sage
18 15 (1.51%) Juniper
19 14 (1.41%) CheckPoint
20 13 (1.31%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Asetute Technical
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day Troubleshooting, Escalation, Windows 7,
Posted: 20 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago