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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 107 124 147
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 575 505 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.45% 2.25% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.12% 7.82% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 497 439 350
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6307 6457 7032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.87% 28.80% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5272 5456 6141
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 24 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 24 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 -8 132 £25,000 -37.50% 7
Berkshire -15 121 £27,500 -21.42% 12
Surrey +13 101 £24,500 -10.90% 9
West Sussex +53 84 £27,500 -25.67% 8
Oxfordshire -26 42 £32,500 -1.51% 8
Buckinghamshire +5 36 £22,500 -17.43% 6
East Sussex +9 26 £40,000 +13.47%
Kent -2 26 £22,000 -18.51% 3
Middlesex -3 7 £31,000 -6.76% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £26,000 -
Thames Valley -1 2 £53,750 -17.30%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 1001 (100.00%) Windows
2 557 (55.64%) Microsoft
3 550 (54.95%) Active Directory
4 411 (41.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 363 (36.26%) MS Excel
6 347 (34.67%) MS Office
7 328 (32.77%) Windows XP
8 295 (29.47%) MS Exchange
9 273 (27.27%) ITIL
10 263 (26.27%) VMware
11 240 (23.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 216 (21.58%) Windows 8
13 199 (19.88%) TCP/IP
14 185 (18.48%) Citrix
15 184 (18.38%) SQL
16 178 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
17 170 (16.98%) Firewall
18 167 (16.68%) Cisco
19 161 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
20 159 (15.88%) DNS
21 146 (14.59%) SQL Server
21 146 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
22 144 (14.39%) SCCM
23 131 (13.09%) VPN
24 117 (11.69%) Finance
25 113 (11.29%) DHCP
26 110 (10.99%) Linux
27 108 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2007
28 104 (10.39%) Degree
29 102 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 295 (29.47%) MS Exchange
2 146 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 86 (8.59%) SharePoint
5 52 (5.19%) Lync
6 41 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (3.60%) IIS
8 32 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 23 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (2.00%) IBM Notes
11 15 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (1.20%) SAS
13 11 (1.10%) GroupWise
14 9 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.90%) Apache
15 8 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.40%) WordPress
19 3 (0.30%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 363 (36.26%) MS Excel
2 347 (34.67%) MS Office
3 20 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.70%) 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%) Line 50
2 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.100%) Magento
3 1 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.40%) Office 365
2 14 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.100%) IaaS
5 1 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (19.88%) TCP/IP
2 170 (16.98%) Firewall
3 159 (15.88%) DNS
4 131 (13.09%) VPN
5 113 (11.29%) DHCP
6 101 (10.09%) LAN
7 91 (9.09%) WAN
8 77 (7.69%) SAN
9 75 (7.49%) VoIP
10 47 (4.70%) Internet
11 38 (3.80%) VLAN
12 34 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (3.30%) Wireless
14 31 (3.10%) IP Telephony
15 28 (2.80%) SSL
15 28 (2.80%) HTTP
16 26 (2.60%) Cisco IPT
17 24 (2.40%) LDAP
18 21 (2.10%) SMTP
19 19 (1.90%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (0.80%) MySQL
9 6 (0.60%) QlikView
10 5 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.100%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.100%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 35 (3.50%) MSI
2 30 (3.00%) InstallShield
3 14 (1.40%) Fiddler
4 10 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.00%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.50%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (0.50%) Selenium
6 4 (0.40%) Firebug
7 3 (0.30%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.30%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.100%) JMeter
8 1 (0.100%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.100%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 117 (11.69%) Finance
2 58 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.50%) Retail
4 32 (3.20%) Back Office
5 17 (1.70%) Legal
6 13 (1.30%) 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%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.100%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.100%) Billing
14 1 (0.100%) Marketing
14 1 (0.100%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 249 (24.88%) Analyst
2 197 (19.68%) Support Engineer
3 135 (13.49%) IT Support
4 132 (13.19%) Support Analyst
5 119 (11.89%) 1st Line Support
6 115 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 101 (10.09%) Desktop Support
8 95 (9.49%) Service Desk Analyst
9 93 (9.29%) Service Analyst
10 55 (5.49%) Support Technician
11 54 (5.39%) Technical Support
11 54 (5.39%) Desktop Analyst
12 44 (4.40%) Help Desk Support
12 44 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
12 44 (4.40%) Junior
13 41 (4.10%) Help Desk Analyst
14 40 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
15 39 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 39 (3.90%) IT Support Engineer
16 38 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.10%) .NET
2 23 (2.30%) Application Packaging
3 18 (1.80%) CSS
4 16 (1.60%) Web Services
4 16 (1.60%) XML
4 16 (1.60%) HTML
5 12 (1.20%) jQuery
6 10 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (1.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.70%) Classic ASP
8 5 (0.50%) Ajax
8 5 (0.50%) SOAP
9 4 (0.40%) ODBC
9 4 (0.40%) WCF
10 3 (0.30%) STL
11 2 (0.20%) JSP
11 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.20%) LAMP
12 1 (0.100%) HTML5
12 1 (0.100%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.39%) Blackberry
2 52 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 46 (4.60%) Clustering
4 40 (4.00%) iPhone
5 27 (2.70%) Replication
6 24 (2.40%) iPad
7 20 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 20 (2.00%) Fat Client
8 15 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (1.40%) Open Source
10 13 (1.30%) Statistics
10 13 (1.30%) EPoS
11 12 (1.20%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.90%) 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 1001 (100.00%) Windows
2 411 (41.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 328 (32.77%) Windows XP
4 240 (23.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 216 (21.58%) Windows 8
6 110 (10.99%) Linux
7 102 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (6.29%) Windows Vista
9 42 (4.20%) Windows 2000
10 30 (3.00%) Mac OS X
11 29 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (2.80%) Mac OS
13 22 (2.20%) Android
13 22 (2.20%) UNIX
13 22 (2.20%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.50%) CentOS
15 14 (1.40%) Mac OS X Server
15 14 (1.40%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.90%) SUSE
17 8 (0.80%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (27.27%) ITIL
2 73 (7.29%) Service Delivery
3 54 (5.39%) Problem Management
4 47 (4.70%) Project Planning
5 42 (4.20%) Project Management
6 38 (3.80%) Service Management
7 30 (3.00%) Information Security
7 30 (3.00%) Incident Management
8 29 (2.90%) Migration
9 27 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (2.60%) Workflow
11 24 (2.40%) PRINCE2
12 22 (2.20%) Time Management
13 21 (2.10%) Security Management
14 20 (2.00%) Network Management
15 19 (1.90%) ITSM
16 18 (1.80%) Information Security Management
17 17 (1.70%) Load Balancing
18 14 (1.40%) Configuration Management
19 13 (1.30%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 184 (18.38%) SQL
2 67 (6.69%) PowerShell
3 36 (3.60%) C#
4 30 (3.00%) VBScript
5 23 (2.30%) C
6 21 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 19 (1.90%) Java
8 16 (1.60%) PHP
9 13 (1.30%) VB
10 10 (1.00%) C++
10 10 (1.00%) TypeScript
11 8 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.60%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.30%) Perl
14 2 (0.20%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.100%) Ruby
15 1 (0.100%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.100%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 161 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (10.39%) Degree
3 88 (8.79%) MCSE
4 74 (7.39%) MCP
5 73 (7.29%) Security Cleared
6 64 (6.39%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (5.49%) MCSA
8 54 (5.39%) CCNA
9 53 (5.29%) SC Cleared
10 47 (4.70%) MCITP
11 26 (2.60%) CCNP
12 20 (2.00%) MCTS
13 18 (1.80%) DV Cleared
14 17 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (1.10%) A+ Certification
17 10 (1.00%) CCA
18 9 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 9 (0.90%) MCDST
19 7 (0.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.49%) SLA
2 24 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.20%) QA
4 8 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.100%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.100%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.100%) TickIT
System Software
1 550 (54.95%) Active Directory
2 178 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (9.59%) XenApp
4 87 (8.69%) Hyper-V
5 56 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (4.80%) vSphere
7 44 (4.40%) XenDesktop
8 43 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (2.50%) Terminal Services
10 19 (1.90%) VMware ESX
11 14 (1.40%) Samba
12 13 (1.30%) DFS Replication
12 13 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 11 (1.10%) UAG
15 9 (0.90%) XenServer
16 6 (0.60%) ISA Server
17 5 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
18 4 (0.40%) Terminal Server
18 4 (0.40%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 144 (14.39%) SCCM
2 42 (4.20%) Backup Exec
3 32 (3.20%) SCOM
4 22 (2.20%) WSUS
5 18 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
7 16 (1.60%) SCDPM
8 15 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 13 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (1.30%) Tivoli
10 12 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (0.80%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (0.40%) ZENworks
12 4 (0.40%) DameWare
12 4 (0.40%) AppDNA
12 4 (0.40%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.30%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 557 (55.64%) Microsoft
2 263 (26.27%) VMware
3 185 (18.48%) Citrix
4 167 (16.68%) Cisco
5 80 (7.99%) HP
6 73 (7.29%) Symantec
7 63 (6.29%) Dell
8 55 (5.49%) Apple
9 40 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 37 (3.70%) McAfee
11 32 (3.20%) Oracle
12 28 (2.80%) NetApp
13 26 (2.60%) Fujitsu
14 23 (2.30%) Intel
15 21 (2.10%) NetIQ
16 20 (2.00%) Sage
16 20 (2.00%) Lotus
17 14 (1.40%) Sophos
18 13 (1.30%) Lumension
18 13 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £43000 - £48000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits + On call.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: Circa £25,000 Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £50,000 - £60,000 + Car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus+Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18481 - £19661 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus,Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago