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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 79 121 131
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 758 497 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.44% 2.28% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.69% 8.11% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 635 433 418
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
6483 6126 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.45% 28.13% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5301 5186 6089
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 £37,500 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Surrey +22 210 £28,250 +20.21% 18
Berkshire +68 209 £28,000 +12.00% 14
Hampshire +25 122 £30,000 -4.76% 24
Buckinghamshire -5 57 £24,500 +11.36% 9
Oxfordshire +38 45 £23,500 -14.54% 6
Kent +15 45 £35,000 +23.89% 4
West Sussex +17 30 £23,750 -5.00% 1
East Sussex +2 30 £33,500 +1.51% 1
Middlesex -1 10 £27,500 +3.77%
Thames Valley - 3 - -
Sussex +9 2 - -
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 27 November 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 1468 (100.00%) Windows
2 879 (59.88%) Microsoft
3 818 (55.72%) Active Directory
4 639 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 633 (43.12%) MS Office
6 503 (34.26%) MS Excel
7 453 (30.86%) Windows XP
8 403 (27.45%) MS Exchange
9 398 (27.11%) ITIL
10 397 (27.04%) VMware
11 394 (26.84%) Windows 8
12 368 (25.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 364 (24.80%) Citrix
14 302 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 290 (19.75%) SQL
16 261 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 257 (17.51%) Windows Server 2012
18 254 (17.30%) SQL Server
19 249 (16.96%) Firewall
20 241 (16.42%) TCP/IP
21 220 (14.99%) DNS
22 213 (14.51%) Finance
23 203 (13.83%) Cisco
24 189 (12.87%) Hyper-V
25 182 (12.40%) SCCM
26 178 (12.13%) SLA
26 178 (12.13%) WAN
27 177 (12.06%) Oracle
28 175 (11.92%) LAN
29 167 (11.38%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 403 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 163 (11.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 161 (10.97%) SharePoint
4 145 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 117 (7.97%) IIS
6 79 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 58 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 49 (3.34%) Lync
9 40 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
10 28 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 24 (1.63%) OpenStack
11 24 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (1.29%) WebLogic
13 17 (1.16%) Node.js
14 14 (0.95%) Apache
15 12 (0.82%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.82%) Live Communications Server
15 12 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 633 (43.12%) MS Office
2 503 (34.26%) MS Excel
3 39 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.34%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 16 (1.09%) Maximo
2 8 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.20%) Agresso
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.068%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 59 (4.02%) Office 365
2 52 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.09%) SaaS
4 14 (0.95%) IaaS
5 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.27%) PaaS
6 4 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 249 (16.96%) Firewall
2 241 (16.42%) TCP/IP
3 220 (14.99%) DNS
4 178 (12.13%) WAN
5 175 (11.92%) LAN
6 167 (11.38%) DHCP
7 116 (7.90%) Internet
8 114 (7.77%) VPN
9 101 (6.88%) SAN
10 77 (5.25%) VoIP
11 48 (3.27%) Wireless
12 33 (2.25%) IP Telephony
13 32 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (2.04%) SSL
15 29 (1.98%) Network Security
15 29 (1.98%) NAS
16 28 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
17 26 (1.77%) VLAN
18 24 (1.63%) iSCSI
19 15 (1.02%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.95%) MySQL
3 47 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (1.50%) MS Access
8 17 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.14%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (2.66%) Visual Studio
3 31 (2.11%) MSTest
3 31 (2.11%) WiX
3 31 (2.11%) MSBuild
4 30 (2.04%) NuGet
4 30 (2.04%) Ranorex
4 30 (2.04%) MSI
4 30 (2.04%) NUnit
5 28 (1.91%) LoadRunner
6 12 (0.82%) SilkPerformer
7 9 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (0.48%) Subversion
9 6 (0.41%) AdminStudio
10 5 (0.34%) WinRunner
11 3 (0.20%) JIRA
11 3 (0.20%) Selenium
12 2 (0.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.14%) Trac
12 2 (0.14%) Xcode
General
1 213 (14.51%) Finance
2 73 (4.97%) Retail
3 64 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 26 (1.77%) Back Office
5 21 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 21 (1.43%) Law
6 17 (1.16%) Legal
7 15 (1.02%) Banking
8 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.54%) Marketing
10 7 (0.48%) French Language
10 7 (0.48%) German Language
10 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.41%) Electronics
11 6 (0.41%) Advertising
11 6 (0.41%) Military
12 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.27%) Publishing
13 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 354 (24.11%) Support Engineer
2 351 (23.91%) Analyst
3 216 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 201 (13.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 182 (12.40%) IT Support
6 129 (8.79%) Desktop Support
7 127 (8.65%) Service Analyst
7 127 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
8 116 (7.90%) 1st Line Support
9 80 (5.45%) Administrator
9 80 (5.45%) Technical Support
10 78 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 75 (5.11%) IT Support Analyst
12 67 (4.56%) Help Desk Support
12 67 (4.56%) IT Support Engineer
13 59 (4.02%) Support Technician
14 52 (3.54%) Desktop Engineer
15 51 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
16 50 (3.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
17 49 (3.34%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.68%) CSS
2 53 (3.61%) HTML
3 36 (2.45%) .NET
4 32 (2.18%) X-Windows
5 28 (1.91%) Web Services
6 26 (1.77%) XML
7 18 (1.23%) jQuery
8 17 (1.16%) LAMP
8 17 (1.16%) Application Packaging
9 14 (0.95%) Classic ASP
10 10 (0.68%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.68%) COM+
11 7 (0.48%) Ajax
12 6 (0.41%) Middleware
12 6 (0.41%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.34%) SAML
14 4 (0.27%) ODBC
14 4 (0.27%) JSON
14 4 (0.27%) Software Packaging
15 3 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.49%) Blackberry
2 99 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 72 (4.90%) Thin Client
4 72 (4.90%) Fat Client
5 64 (4.36%) Clustering
6 49 (3.34%) iPhone
7 38 (2.59%) Statistics
8 26 (1.77%) Open Source
9 23 (1.57%) iPad
10 21 (1.43%) AS400
11 18 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (1.09%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.09%) E-Learning
13 14 (0.95%) Replication
14 13 (0.89%) iSeries
15 12 (0.82%) EPoS
16 11 (0.75%) EqualLogic
16 11 (0.75%) Kindle
17 9 (0.61%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1468 (100.00%) Windows
2 639 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 453 (30.86%) Windows XP
4 394 (26.84%) Windows 8
5 368 (25.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 257 (17.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 162 (11.04%) Linux
8 92 (6.27%) Windows Vista
9 73 (4.97%) UNIX
10 57 (3.88%) Mac OS X
10 57 (3.88%) Android
11 46 (3.13%) Ubuntu
12 29 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
13 28 (1.91%) Windows 2000
14 27 (1.84%) Apple iOS
15 22 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
15 22 (1.50%) CentOS
16 17 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (1.02%) Solaris
17 15 (1.02%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (27.11%) ITIL
2 95 (6.47%) Service Management
3 67 (4.56%) Service Delivery
3 67 (4.56%) Problem Management
4 61 (4.16%) Incident Management
5 60 (4.09%) Project Management
6 59 (4.02%) Workflow
7 54 (3.68%) Change Management
8 47 (3.20%) Kalman Filter
9 45 (3.07%) Configuration Management
10 43 (2.93%) Migration
11 41 (2.79%) CRM
12 40 (2.72%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 35 (2.38%) DevOps
15 33 (2.25%) Asset Management
16 31 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (2.04%) Software Deployment
17 30 (2.04%) Mentoring
18 29 (1.98%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 290 (19.75%) SQL
2 128 (8.72%) PowerShell
3 83 (5.65%) VBScript
4 64 (4.36%) C#
5 58 (3.95%) VB
6 50 (3.41%) JavaScript
7 29 (1.98%) Perl
8 25 (1.70%) Python
9 24 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 18 (1.23%) Java
11 16 (1.09%) Ruby
12 15 (1.02%) C
13 8 (0.54%) C++
14 7 (0.48%) PHP
15 5 (0.34%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.27%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.20%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.20%) Korn
18 2 (0.14%) UniBasic
19 1 (0.068%) VB6
Qualifications
1 261 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (11.04%) MCSE
2 162 (11.04%) Security Cleared
3 121 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 115 (7.83%) MCP
5 85 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (5.31%) Degree
7 74 (5.04%) MCITP
8 73 (4.97%) CCNA
9 63 (4.29%) MCSA
9 63 (4.29%) DV Cleared
10 51 (3.47%) MCTS
11 35 (2.38%) A+ Certification
12 30 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 30 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 29 (1.98%) ISEB
14 27 (1.84%) ISTQB
15 26 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (1.63%) MCDST
17 20 (1.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (12.13%) SLA
2 22 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 20 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.09%) QA
5 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 818 (55.72%) Active Directory
2 302 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 189 (12.87%) Hyper-V
4 135 (9.20%) XenApp
5 59 (4.02%) Terminal Services
6 50 (3.41%) XenDesktop
7 49 (3.34%) vSphere
8 45 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (2.25%) VMware ESX
10 27 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (1.77%) KVM
12 16 (1.09%) LXC
12 16 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
12 16 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 9 (0.61%) ISA Server
13 9 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 8 (0.54%) XenServer
15 7 (0.48%) NFS
15 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 182 (12.40%) SCCM
2 91 (6.20%) Backup Exec
3 57 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 53 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 35 (2.38%) SCVMM
6 27 (1.84%) WSUS
7 26 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (1.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 24 (1.63%) NetBackup
9 23 (1.57%) SCOM
9 23 (1.57%) Tivoli
10 22 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 19 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (0.82%) Netcool
12 12 (0.82%) Unicenter
12 12 (0.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 9 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (0.61%) NetCrunch
14 8 (0.54%) Nagios
15 6 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 879 (59.88%) Microsoft
2 397 (27.04%) VMware
3 364 (24.80%) Citrix
4 203 (13.83%) Cisco
5 177 (12.06%) Oracle
6 147 (10.01%) HP
7 126 (8.58%) Symantec
8 66 (4.50%) Dell
9 58 (3.95%) Avaya
9 58 (3.95%) SonicWALL
10 49 (3.34%) Apple
11 47 (3.20%) Fujitsu
12 36 (2.45%) Veeam
13 35 (2.38%) McAfee
14 31 (2.11%) CheckPoint
15 30 (2.04%) IBM
16 26 (1.77%) EMC
16 26 (1.77%) Red Hat
16 26 (1.77%) Lumension
17 25 (1.70%) Websense
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30k - £35k per annum + £2500 on-call
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + on call + bonus + training + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago