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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 98 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 612 581 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 2.53% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.96% 9.25% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 488 514 473
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,559 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -11.47%
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
6147 6279 6503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.55% 27.36% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5158 5312 5591
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 May 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 May 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
Berkshire +33 171 £23,579 -14.34% 16
Surrey +50 149 £27,500 +12.24% 20
Hampshire -5 116 £25,000 -9.09% 18
Buckinghamshire +21 57 £27,500 +22.22% 12
West Sussex -22 52 £25,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +11 34 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Kent -4 18 £30,000 +10.09%
East Sussex -13 11 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Middlesex +8 4 £31,500 -5.97%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1211 (100.00%) Windows
2 731 (60.36%) Microsoft
3 695 (57.39%) Active Directory
4 506 (41.78%) MS Office
5 471 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 425 (35.09%) MS Excel
7 352 (29.07%) VMware
8 351 (28.98%) ITIL
9 343 (28.32%) Windows 8
10 323 (26.67%) Windows XP
11 319 (26.34%) MS Exchange
12 283 (23.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 267 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 262 (21.64%) TCP/IP
15 253 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 248 (20.48%) Citrix
17 228 (18.83%) DNS
18 218 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 203 (16.76%) SQL Server
20 202 (16.68%) SCCM
21 184 (15.19%) SLA
22 182 (15.03%) DHCP
23 181 (14.95%) LAN
24 170 (14.04%) Cisco
25 165 (13.63%) Exchange Server 2010
26 163 (13.46%) WAN
27 158 (13.05%) HP
28 156 (12.88%) Hyper-V
29 151 (12.47%) Security Cleared
30 149 (12.30%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 319 (26.34%) MS Exchange
2 165 (13.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 97 (8.01%) SharePoint
4 68 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 63 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 48 (3.96%) Lync
6 48 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 39 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (2.73%) IIS
9 17 (1.40%) Apache
10 14 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
11 12 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.99%) WorkSite
12 11 (0.91%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.66%) ArcGIS
16 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 506 (41.78%) MS Office
2 425 (35.09%) MS Excel
3 39 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.50%) Maximo
2 4 (0.33%) assyst
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.17%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.17%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (0.17%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.17%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.17%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.17%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.083%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.083%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.20%) Office 365
2 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.17%) IaaS
4 2 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.083%) PaaS
5 1 (0.083%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.083%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.083%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 262 (21.64%) TCP/IP
2 228 (18.83%) DNS
3 182 (15.03%) DHCP
4 181 (14.95%) LAN
5 163 (13.46%) WAN
6 149 (12.30%) Firewall
7 103 (8.51%) VPN
8 89 (7.35%) SAN
9 81 (6.69%) Internet
10 72 (5.95%) VoIP
11 52 (4.29%) Wireless
12 51 (4.21%) VLAN
13 46 (3.80%) SSL
14 25 (2.06%) IP Telephony
15 23 (1.90%) NAS
16 22 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (1.82%) iSCSI
17 17 (1.40%) HTTP
17 17 (1.40%) SMTP
18 16 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (2.39%) MongoDB
5 29 (2.39%) NoSQL
6 26 (2.15%) CouchDB
7 20 (1.65%) MySQL
8 13 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.07%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.33%) MS Access
12 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.17%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.083%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.083%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (2.89%) Subversion
2 34 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (1.82%) NUnit
5 19 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.99%) MSI
7 11 (0.91%) Fiddler
8 10 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (0.74%) ReSharper
10 8 (0.66%) JIRA
11 7 (0.58%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.41%) InstallShield
13 4 (0.33%) Selenium
13 4 (0.33%) Trac
13 4 (0.33%) Yeoman
13 4 (0.33%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.33%) MSTest
13 4 (0.33%) WiX
13 4 (0.33%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.33%) NuGet
General
1 129 (10.65%) Finance
2 54 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 37 (3.06%) Retail
4 33 (2.73%) Back Office
5 28 (2.31%) Law
6 18 (1.49%) Automotive
7 14 (1.16%) Marketing
8 12 (0.99%) Legal
8 12 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.74%) Publishing
9 9 (0.74%) Electronics
10 7 (0.58%) Banking
11 6 (0.50%) German Language
11 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.33%) Front Office
12 4 (0.33%) Advertising
13 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.17%) French Language
15 1 (0.083%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.083%) Military
Job Titles
1 356 (29.40%) Analyst
2 301 (24.86%) Support Engineer
3 176 (14.53%) Support Analyst
4 170 (14.04%) Service Analyst
5 169 (13.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 143 (11.81%) IT Support
7 131 (10.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 119 (9.83%) Desktop Support
9 83 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
10 62 (5.12%) Technical Support
10 62 (5.12%) IT Support Engineer
10 62 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 58 (4.79%) Desktop Engineer
12 54 (4.46%) Developer
13 53 (4.38%) Administrator
14 51 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 49 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 46 (3.80%) Help Desk Analyst
17 42 (3.47%) Desktop Analyst
18 41 (3.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (6.52%) .NET
2 48 (3.96%) ASP.NET
3 45 (3.72%) CSS
4 36 (2.97%) XML
5 34 (2.81%) HTML
6 33 (2.73%) Application Packaging
7 29 (2.39%) jQuery
8 27 (2.23%) AngularJS
9 18 (1.49%) LINQ
10 13 (1.07%) .NET Framework
10 13 (1.07%) Web Services
11 11 (0.91%) WCF
12 9 (0.74%) Software Packaging
12 9 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (0.58%) RESTful
13 7 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (0.58%) Middleware
13 7 (0.58%) MAPI
14 6 (0.50%) SOAP
14 6 (0.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.32%) Blackberry
2 115 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.05%) Fat Client
3 49 (4.05%) Thin Client
4 43 (3.55%) iPhone
5 40 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 37 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.89%) Data Centre
8 31 (2.56%) Clustering
9 29 (2.39%) Statistics
9 29 (2.39%) iPad
10 24 (1.98%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (0.99%) EqualLogic
13 11 (0.91%) EPoS
14 10 (0.83%) PKI
14 10 (0.83%) PDA
15 8 (0.66%) Handset
16 7 (0.58%) Algorithms
17 6 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1211 (100.00%) Windows
2 471 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 343 (28.32%) Windows 8
4 323 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 283 (23.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 267 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 139 (11.48%) Linux
8 51 (4.21%) Windows Vista
9 43 (3.55%) Windows 2000
10 42 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (3.06%) Mac OS X
12 34 (2.81%) Ubuntu
13 32 (2.64%) CentOS
14 29 (2.39%) Debian
15 25 (2.06%) UNIX
15 25 (2.06%) Android
16 15 (1.24%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.74%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.58%) SUSE
19 5 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (28.98%) ITIL
2 77 (6.36%) Problem Management
3 66 (5.45%) Service Management
4 62 (5.12%) Service Delivery
5 58 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (4.71%) Incident Management
6 57 (4.71%) Configuration Management
7 48 (3.96%) Time Management
8 46 (3.80%) Project Management
8 46 (3.80%) Migration
9 45 (3.72%) Project Planning
10 35 (2.89%) MVC
10 35 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 35 (2.89%) Mentoring
11 34 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
12 33 (2.73%) Unit Testing
12 33 (2.73%) Patch Management
12 33 (2.73%) TDD
13 31 (2.56%) OO
13 31 (2.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 148 (12.22%) SQL
2 85 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 73 (6.03%) C#
4 68 (5.62%) VB
5 59 (4.87%) VBScript
6 54 (4.46%) JavaScript
7 52 (4.29%) Java
8 38 (3.14%) C++
9 35 (2.89%) Ruby
10 34 (2.81%) C
10 34 (2.81%) Python
11 24 (1.98%) MATLAB
12 21 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 12 (0.99%) VB6
14 9 (0.74%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.33%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.25%) Perl
16 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.083%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.083%) PHP
Qualifications
1 218 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (12.47%) Security Cleared
3 136 (11.23%) MCP
3 136 (11.23%) MCSE
4 91 (7.51%) SC Cleared
5 89 (7.35%) MCITP
6 85 (7.02%) Degree
7 76 (6.28%) A+ Certification
8 72 (5.95%) DV Cleared
9 55 (4.54%) MCSA
10 45 (3.72%) MCTS
11 43 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
12 41 (3.39%) CCNA
13 24 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.98%) MCDST
14 11 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
16 9 (0.74%) CCNP
17 8 (0.66%) CCA
17 8 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (15.19%) SLA
2 39 (3.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.74%) QA
4 9 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
System Software
1 695 (57.39%) Active Directory
2 253 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (12.88%) Hyper-V
4 117 (9.66%) XenApp
5 55 (4.54%) XenDesktop
6 51 (4.21%) VMware ESX
7 37 (3.06%) vSphere
8 34 (2.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 31 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (2.39%) Terminal Services
11 26 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.66%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.41%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.33%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.25%) Firmware
17 3 (0.25%) DFS Replication
18 2 (0.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 202 (16.68%) SCCM
2 73 (6.03%) Backup Exec
3 41 (3.39%) SCOM
4 34 (2.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 33 (2.73%) WSUS
6 28 (2.31%) Legato
7 22 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 20 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (1.24%) DameWare
10 13 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
10 13 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.99%) SCVMM
12 10 (0.83%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.74%) EdgeSight
14 8 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
15 7 (0.58%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (0.41%) SCSM
16 5 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 4 (0.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 731 (60.36%) Microsoft
2 352 (29.07%) VMware
3 248 (20.48%) Citrix
4 170 (14.04%) Cisco
5 158 (13.05%) HP
6 111 (9.17%) Symantec
7 63 (5.20%) Dell
7 63 (5.20%) Oracle
8 61 (5.04%) Apple
9 51 (4.21%) Red Hat
10 42 (3.47%) EMC
11 41 (3.39%) NetApp
12 29 (2.39%) CommVault
13 28 (2.31%) Avaya
14 24 (1.98%) SonicWALL
15 20 (1.65%) Veeam
16 19 (1.57%) IBM
17 18 (1.49%) Adobe
18 17 (1.40%) McAfee
19 16 (1.32%) LANDesk
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Atech Support
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
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Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
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