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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 72 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 780 468 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.57% 2.18% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.13% 7.78% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 650 421 419
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.23%
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
6432 6016 6711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.40% 28.01% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5285 5163 5871
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +81 225 £27,500 +8.91% 18
Surrey +25 202 £28,000 +13.13% 18
Hampshire +11 125 £26,500 -18.46% 15
Buckinghamshire -1 57 £24,000 - 11
Kent +18 45 £45,000 +69.81% 5
East Sussex +12 42 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Oxfordshire +36 39 £23,500 -9.61% 5
West Sussex +23 33 £24,875 -0.50% 4
Middlesex 0 11 £27,500 -22.53%
Thames Valley - 5 - -
Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1444 (100.00%) Windows
2 861 (59.63%) Microsoft
3 792 (54.85%) Active Directory
4 613 (42.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 589 (40.79%) MS Office
6 500 (34.63%) MS Excel
7 446 (30.89%) Windows XP
8 402 (27.84%) VMware
9 401 (27.77%) MS Exchange
10 397 (27.49%) ITIL
11 383 (26.52%) Windows 8
12 377 (26.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 353 (24.45%) Citrix
14 297 (20.57%) SQL
15 289 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
16 265 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 261 (18.07%) SQL Server
18 247 (17.11%) TCP/IP
19 241 (16.69%) Windows Server 2012
20 236 (16.34%) Firewall
21 209 (14.47%) DNS
22 201 (13.92%) Finance
23 189 (13.09%) Cisco
24 188 (13.02%) SCCM
25 179 (12.40%) SLA
26 178 (12.33%) Hyper-V
27 169 (11.70%) WAN
27 169 (11.70%) Oracle
28 168 (11.63%) Linux
29 164 (11.36%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 401 (27.77%) MS Exchange
2 161 (11.15%) SharePoint
3 156 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 140 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 106 (7.34%) IIS
6 74 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 57 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 49 (3.39%) Lync
9 37 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 31 (2.15%) Tomcat
11 25 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 24 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (1.59%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (1.25%) Node.js
15 16 (1.11%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.83%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
18 11 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 589 (40.79%) MS Office
2 500 (34.63%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
6 6 (0.42%) MS Project
7 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 18 (1.25%) Maximo
2 8 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.21%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.21%) Agresso
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.74%) Office 365
2 51 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.11%) SaaS
4 14 (0.97%) IaaS
5 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.28%) PaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 247 (17.11%) TCP/IP
2 236 (16.34%) Firewall
3 209 (14.47%) DNS
4 169 (11.70%) WAN
5 164 (11.36%) LAN
6 155 (10.73%) DHCP
7 126 (8.73%) VPN
8 109 (7.55%) Internet
9 98 (6.79%) SAN
10 83 (5.75%) VoIP
11 50 (3.46%) Wireless
12 31 (2.15%) Network Security
12 31 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (2.15%) NAS
13 30 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
14 29 (2.01%) SSL
15 24 (1.66%) iSCSI
15 24 (1.66%) IP Telephony
16 18 (1.25%) VLAN
17 15 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.95%) MySQL
3 49 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (1.39%) MS Access
8 18 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 17 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.21%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.21%) QlikView
15 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.069%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (2.42%) Visual Studio
3 29 (2.01%) MSI
4 28 (1.94%) WiX
4 28 (1.94%) MSBuild
5 27 (1.87%) NuGet
5 27 (1.87%) Ranorex
5 27 (1.87%) MSTest
5 27 (1.87%) NUnit
6 23 (1.59%) LoadRunner
7 12 (0.83%) SilkPerformer
8 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (0.42%) AdminStudio
10 5 (0.35%) WinRunner
11 3 (0.21%) Subversion
11 3 (0.21%) Selenium
11 3 (0.21%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.14%) Xcode
12 2 (0.14%) StarTeam
General
1 201 (13.92%) Finance
2 69 (4.78%) Retail
3 64 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 28 (1.94%) Back Office
5 21 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 19 (1.32%) Law
7 17 (1.18%) Legal
8 13 (0.90%) Banking
9 10 (0.69%) Electronics
10 8 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.55%) French Language
10 8 (0.55%) German Language
10 8 (0.55%) Marketing
10 8 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Advertising
12 6 (0.42%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.28%) Russian Language
13 4 (0.28%) Swedish Language
13 4 (0.28%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 349 (24.17%) Analyst
2 336 (23.27%) Support Engineer
3 224 (15.51%) Support Analyst
4 206 (14.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 186 (12.88%) IT Support
6 124 (8.59%) Desktop Support
7 122 (8.45%) 1st Line Support
8 115 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
8 115 (7.96%) Service Analyst
9 85 (5.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 78 (5.40%) IT Support Analyst
11 77 (5.33%) Technical Support
12 74 (5.12%) Administrator
13 66 (4.57%) Help Desk Support
14 65 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
15 55 (3.81%) Support Technician
16 54 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
17 51 (3.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
18 49 (3.39%) Help Desk Analyst
19 48 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.39%) HTML
1 49 (3.39%) CSS
2 33 (2.29%) .NET
3 28 (1.94%) X-Windows
4 24 (1.66%) Web Services
5 22 (1.52%) XML
5 22 (1.52%) LAMP
6 17 (1.18%) Application Packaging
7 15 (1.04%) jQuery
8 12 (0.83%) Classic ASP
9 10 (0.69%) COM+
10 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.42%) Middleware
12 5 (0.35%) SAML
12 5 (0.35%) ODBC
13 4 (0.28%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.28%) Ajax
14 3 (0.21%) JSON
14 3 (0.21%) Software Packaging
14 3 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (7.06%) Blackberry
3 82 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 67 (4.64%) Thin Client
4 67 (4.64%) Fat Client
5 65 (4.50%) Clustering
6 40 (2.77%) iPhone
7 31 (2.15%) Statistics
8 28 (1.94%) Open Source
9 21 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.45%) iPad
10 20 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
11 18 (1.25%) AS400
12 15 (1.04%) E-Learning
12 15 (1.04%) Kindle
13 13 (0.90%) Replication
14 11 (0.76%) EqualLogic
15 10 (0.69%) iSeries
15 10 (0.69%) CESG
15 10 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1444 (100.00%) Windows
2 613 (42.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 446 (30.89%) Windows XP
4 383 (26.52%) Windows 8
5 377 (26.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 241 (16.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 168 (11.63%) Linux
8 86 (5.96%) Windows Vista
9 71 (4.92%) UNIX
10 61 (4.22%) Mac OS X
11 59 (4.09%) Android
12 52 (3.60%) Ubuntu
13 27 (1.87%) Windows 2000
14 26 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
15 22 (1.52%) Apple iOS
16 21 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (1.32%) CentOS
18 18 (1.25%) Debian
19 17 (1.18%) SUSE
19 17 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (27.49%) ITIL
2 83 (5.75%) Service Management
3 69 (4.78%) Project Management
4 65 (4.50%) Problem Management
5 62 (4.29%) Service Delivery
6 61 (4.22%) Workflow
7 54 (3.74%) Incident Management
8 46 (3.19%) Configuration Management
9 42 (2.91%) Change Management
10 40 (2.77%) Kalman Filter
11 38 (2.63%) Migration
12 35 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (2.42%) CRM
13 33 (2.29%) Information Security
14 31 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
15 30 (2.08%) DevOps
16 29 (2.01%) Mentoring
17 28 (1.94%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (1.94%) Asset Management
17 28 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 297 (20.57%) SQL
2 131 (9.07%) PowerShell
3 84 (5.82%) VBScript
4 63 (4.36%) VB
5 55 (3.81%) C#
6 44 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 26 (1.80%) Perl
8 24 (1.66%) Python
9 23 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 18 (1.25%) Ruby
10 18 (1.25%) C
11 16 (1.11%) Java
12 11 (0.76%) C++
13 7 (0.48%) PHP
14 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.21%) R
15 2 (0.14%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.14%) UniBasic
15 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.069%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 265 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 158 (10.94%) MCSE
3 157 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 121 (8.38%) SC Cleared
5 114 (7.89%) MCP
6 90 (6.23%) Degree
7 75 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
8 69 (4.78%) MCITP
9 65 (4.50%) MCSA
10 64 (4.43%) CCNA
11 61 (4.22%) DV Cleared
12 42 (2.91%) MCTS
13 31 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (1.87%) A+ Certification
15 25 (1.73%) ISEB
15 25 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 24 (1.66%) ISTQB
17 23 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (1.59%) MCDST
18 21 (1.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (12.40%) SLA
2 23 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.11%) QA
5 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 792 (54.85%) Active Directory
2 289 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (12.33%) Hyper-V
4 130 (9.00%) XenApp
5 55 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
6 50 (3.46%) XenDesktop
6 50 (3.46%) Terminal Services
7 49 (3.39%) vSphere
8 37 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 32 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 26 (1.80%) KVM
11 18 (1.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 17 (1.18%) LXC
13 14 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
14 10 (0.69%) XenServer
14 10 (0.69%) Samba
15 9 (0.62%) VMware Server
15 9 (0.62%) ISA Server
16 7 (0.48%) NFS
16 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 188 (13.02%) SCCM
2 81 (5.61%) Backup Exec
3 62 (4.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 54 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 32 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 28 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 26 (1.80%) NetBackup
7 26 (1.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 22 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (1.45%) SCOM
9 21 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 21 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 21 (1.45%) WSUS
10 10 (0.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 10 (0.69%) Netcool
10 10 (0.69%) Unicenter
11 9 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (0.62%) NetCrunch
12 7 (0.48%) EdgeSight
13 6 (0.42%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 861 (59.63%) Microsoft
2 402 (27.84%) VMware
3 353 (24.45%) Citrix
4 189 (13.09%) Cisco
5 169 (11.70%) Oracle
6 138 (9.56%) HP
7 134 (9.28%) Symantec
8 70 (4.85%) Dell
9 52 (3.60%) SonicWALL
10 47 (3.25%) Fujitsu
11 44 (3.05%) Avaya
12 43 (2.98%) Apple
13 37 (2.56%) McAfee
14 34 (2.35%) IBM
15 33 (2.29%) Veeam
16 30 (2.08%) Lumension
17 28 (1.94%) Red Hat
18 24 (1.66%) EMC
19 23 (1.59%) CheckPoint
19 23 (1.59%) Websense
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: market salary
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HumphrisHall Contract Services
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum inclusive of benefits.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £180 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 4 days ago