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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 80 125 146
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 743 453 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.39% 2.15% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.58% 7.59% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 611 394 405
Average salary £27,000 £27,720 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
6415 5971 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.24% 28.31% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5278 5159 6074
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +86 227 £26,750 +7.00% 19
Surrey +36 173 £27,750 -0.67% 18
Hampshire -14 131 £25,500 -12.06% 21
Buckinghamshire +8 61 £24,000 - 9
East Sussex +7 39 £33,500 -1.47% 3
Kent +20 37 £29,500 -1.66% 3
Oxfordshire +12 32 £26,000 -0.95% 6
West Sussex +2 29 £30,000 +31.86% 4
Middlesex +5 12 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Thames Valley - 7 £60,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 - 1
Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1377 (100.00%) Windows
2 793 (57.59%) Microsoft
3 752 (54.61%) Active Directory
4 578 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 532 (38.63%) MS Office
6 482 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 409 (29.70%) Windows XP
8 405 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 399 (28.98%) ITIL
10 380 (27.60%) VMware
11 367 (26.65%) Windows 8
12 362 (26.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 298 (21.64%) Citrix
14 273 (19.83%) SQL
15 268 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 264 (19.17%) SQL Server
17 255 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
18 239 (17.36%) TCP/IP
19 230 (16.70%) Windows Server 2012
20 216 (15.69%) Firewall
21 192 (13.94%) SCCM
22 190 (13.80%) DNS
23 183 (13.29%) Linux
24 178 (12.93%) Cisco
24 178 (12.93%) Finance
25 173 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2010
26 161 (11.69%) SLA
27 155 (11.26%) Hyper-V
28 151 (10.97%) MCSE
29 145 (10.53%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 405 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 173 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 141 (10.24%) SharePoint
4 138 (10.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 81 (5.88%) IIS
6 67 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 65 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 51 (3.70%) Lync
9 34 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 31 (2.25%) Tomcat
11 30 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (1.31%) OpenStack
13 18 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (1.23%) Node.js
15 14 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
16 13 (0.94%) GroupWise
16 13 (0.94%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
18 10 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 532 (38.63%) MS Office
2 482 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 20 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.51%) MS Project
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 16 (1.16%) Maximo
2 8 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.22%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.22%) Agresso
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.41%) Office 365
2 42 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.02%) SaaS
3 14 (1.02%) IaaS
4 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.29%) PaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.073%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 239 (17.36%) TCP/IP
2 216 (15.69%) Firewall
3 190 (13.80%) DNS
4 145 (10.53%) LAN
5 141 (10.24%) WAN
6 139 (10.09%) VPN
7 138 (10.02%) DHCP
8 103 (7.48%) VoIP
9 92 (6.68%) SAN
10 83 (6.03%) Internet
11 52 (3.78%) Wireless
12 34 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
13 32 (2.32%) NAS
14 30 (2.18%) SSL
15 28 (2.03%) LDAP
15 28 (2.03%) Network Security
15 28 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
16 27 (1.96%) Asterisk PBX
17 25 (1.82%) IP Telephony
18 24 (1.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 55 (3.99%) MySQL
3 49 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (1.45%) MS Access
6 20 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.29%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.29%) QlikView
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.22%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.073%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 34 (2.47%) MSI
2 27 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 26 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.23%) LoadRunner
5 16 (1.16%) WiX
5 16 (1.16%) MSBuild
6 15 (1.09%) NuGet
6 15 (1.09%) Ranorex
6 15 (1.09%) MSTest
6 15 (1.09%) NUnit
7 11 (0.80%) SilkPerformer
8 9 (0.65%) Fiddler
9 8 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (0.44%) InstallShield
10 6 (0.44%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.29%) Subversion
11 4 (0.29%) WinRunner
12 3 (0.22%) AdminStudio
12 3 (0.22%) Selenium
12 3 (0.22%) Firebug
General
1 178 (12.93%) Finance
2 66 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 62 (4.50%) Retail
4 29 (2.11%) Back Office
5 19 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 19 (1.38%) Law
6 15 (1.09%) Legal
7 13 (0.94%) Electronics
8 11 (0.80%) French Language
8 11 (0.80%) German Language
8 11 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 9 (0.65%) Italian Language
10 7 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.51%) Advertising
10 7 (0.51%) Banking
11 5 (0.36%) Marketing
12 4 (0.29%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.29%) Swedish Language
12 4 (0.29%) Russian Language
12 4 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 344 (24.98%) Analyst
2 316 (22.95%) Support Engineer
3 219 (15.90%) Support Analyst
4 206 (14.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 188 (13.65%) IT Support
6 135 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
7 123 (8.93%) Desktop Support
8 103 (7.48%) Service Desk Analyst
9 101 (7.33%) Service Analyst
10 83 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 71 (5.16%) Technical Support
12 67 (4.87%) IT Support Analyst
12 67 (4.87%) IT Support Engineer
13 65 (4.72%) Help Desk Support
14 64 (4.65%) Administrator
15 58 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
16 53 (3.85%) Support Technician
17 50 (3.63%) Help Desk Analyst
17 50 (3.63%) Desktop Analyst
17 50 (3.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.54%) .NET
1 35 (2.54%) CSS
2 33 (2.40%) HTML
3 23 (1.67%) LAMP
3 23 (1.67%) Application Packaging
4 20 (1.45%) Web Services
5 18 (1.31%) XML
6 16 (1.16%) X-Windows
7 13 (0.94%) jQuery
8 10 (0.73%) ODBC
9 8 (0.58%) Classic ASP
10 7 (0.51%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.44%) COM+
11 6 (0.44%) SAML
11 6 (0.44%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (0.36%) Middleware
13 4 (0.29%) Ajax
14 3 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
15 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.97%) Blackberry
3 68 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 58 (4.21%) Clustering
5 43 (3.12%) Thin Client
5 43 (3.12%) Fat Client
5 43 (3.12%) iPhone
6 27 (1.96%) Open Source
7 24 (1.74%) Statistics
8 23 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.67%) iPad
9 19 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (1.02%) Kindle
11 13 (0.94%) AS400
12 12 (0.87%) EPoS
13 10 (0.73%) CESG
14 9 (0.65%) Replication
15 8 (0.58%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.58%) EqualLogic
15 8 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1377 (100.00%) Windows
2 578 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 409 (29.70%) Windows XP
4 367 (26.65%) Windows 8
5 362 (26.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 230 (16.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 183 (13.29%) Linux
8 76 (5.52%) Windows Vista
9 67 (4.87%) UNIX
10 62 (4.50%) Ubuntu
10 62 (4.50%) Mac OS X
11 61 (4.43%) Android
12 30 (2.18%) Windows 2000
13 28 (2.03%) Mac OS
14 25 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
16 21 (1.53%) Mac OS X Server
17 20 (1.45%) Debian
18 19 (1.38%) SUSE
18 19 (1.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (28.98%) ITIL
2 66 (4.79%) Service Management
3 61 (4.43%) Service Delivery
4 60 (4.36%) Project Management
5 58 (4.21%) Workflow
6 55 (3.99%) Problem Management
7 49 (3.56%) Incident Management
8 37 (2.69%) Information Security
8 37 (2.69%) Configuration Management
9 36 (2.61%) Migration
10 34 (2.47%) CRM
11 30 (2.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (2.18%) Project Planning
11 30 (2.18%) Mentoring
12 27 (1.96%) Software Deployment
12 27 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (1.89%) Change Management
14 25 (1.82%) ITSM
14 25 (1.82%) Time Management
15 24 (1.74%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 273 (19.83%) SQL
2 121 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 70 (5.08%) VBScript
4 58 (4.21%) VB
5 48 (3.49%) C#
6 30 (2.18%) JavaScript
7 22 (1.60%) C
8 20 (1.45%) Perl
8 20 (1.45%) Python
9 19 (1.38%) Java
10 17 (1.23%) Ruby
10 17 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 15 (1.09%) C++
12 11 (0.80%) PHP
13 6 (0.44%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.22%) R
14 3 (0.22%) Visual J++
14 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 268 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (10.97%) MCSE
3 133 (9.66%) Security Cleared
4 114 (8.28%) MCP
5 113 (8.21%) Degree
6 100 (7.26%) SC Cleared
7 76 (5.52%) MCSA
8 70 (5.08%) MCITP
9 69 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
10 60 (4.36%) CCNA
11 41 (2.98%) MCTS
12 40 (2.90%) DV Cleared
13 28 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (1.82%) MCDST
15 24 (1.74%) CCNP
16 23 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
17 21 (1.53%) ISEB
17 21 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 20 (1.45%) ISTQB
19 19 (1.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (11.69%) SLA
2 28 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.45%) QA
4 18 (1.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.073%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 752 (54.61%) Active Directory
2 255 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (11.26%) Hyper-V
4 101 (7.33%) XenApp
5 59 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
6 51 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 47 (3.41%) vSphere
8 35 (2.54%) Terminal Services
9 32 (2.32%) VMware ESX
9 32 (2.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 23 (1.67%) Samba
11 19 (1.38%) KVM
12 16 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 10 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.73%) XenServer
14 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.65%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.65%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.65%) VMware Server
14 9 (0.65%) UAG
Systems Management
1 192 (13.94%) SCCM
2 61 (4.43%) Backup Exec
3 59 (4.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 43 (3.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 26 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 26 (1.89%) Tivoli
6 25 (1.82%) SCOM
7 20 (1.45%) SCVMM
7 20 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 20 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 18 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (0.80%) WSUS
11 10 (0.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (0.73%) Netcool
11 10 (0.73%) Unicenter
12 6 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
13 5 (0.36%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 793 (57.59%) Microsoft
2 380 (27.60%) VMware
3 298 (21.64%) Citrix
4 178 (12.93%) Cisco
5 143 (10.38%) Oracle
6 130 (9.44%) Symantec
7 126 (9.15%) HP
8 72 (5.23%) Dell
9 42 (3.05%) Fujitsu
10 40 (2.90%) SonicWALL
10 40 (2.90%) Apple
11 33 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 31 (2.25%) Avaya
13 30 (2.18%) IBM
14 29 (2.11%) McAfee
15 26 (1.89%) Lumension
16 24 (1.74%) NetApp
17 22 (1.60%) EMC
18 19 (1.38%) Intel
18 19 (1.38%) AppSense
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum Plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
Pepsi
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: £27,000 per annum Salary Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 4 days ago