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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 94 113 151
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +38
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 658 507 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 2.28% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.31% 7.83% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 566 432 352
Average salary £26,500 £31,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,100 £44,200
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
6382 6476 6690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.29% 29.19% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5323 5594 5798
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 July 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 +54 167 £26,500 -3.63% 17
Surrey +4 128 £27,000 -10.00% 11
Hampshire -12 128 £30,000 -14.28% 15
West Sussex +10 58 £25,000 -23.07% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 54 £24,500 -11.71% 2
Kent +29 49 £25,000 - 7
East Sussex +5 40 £37,500 +15.38%
Oxfordshire +5 29 £25,250 -27.85% 11
Middlesex +7 6 £33,000 -24.13%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1246 (100.00%) Windows
2 718 (57.62%) Active Directory
3 695 (55.78%) Microsoft
4 514 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 458 (36.76%) MS Excel
6 442 (35.47%) MS Office
7 402 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 377 (30.26%) Windows XP
9 361 (28.97%) ITIL
10 344 (27.61%) VMware
11 318 (25.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 301 (24.16%) Windows 8
13 257 (20.63%) Citrix
14 244 (19.58%) TCP/IP
15 231 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 224 (17.98%) SQL
17 214 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 204 (16.37%) SQL Server
19 192 (15.41%) Cisco
20 189 (15.17%) Firewall
21 188 (15.09%) SCCM
22 184 (14.77%) DNS
23 178 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
24 162 (13.00%) Linux
25 159 (12.76%) SLA
26 157 (12.60%) Windows Server 2012
27 146 (11.72%) Finance
28 139 (11.16%) VPN
29 131 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2007
30 128 (10.27%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 402 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 178 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 131 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 126 (10.11%) SharePoint
5 63 (5.06%) Lync
6 56 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 42 (3.37%) IIS
8 41 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (1.93%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (1.20%) GroupWise
14 13 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
15 11 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
15 11 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.80%) Node.js
16 10 (0.80%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.64%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 458 (36.76%) MS Excel
2 442 (35.47%) MS Office
3 18 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.80%) MS Project
6 4 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 17 (1.36%) Maximo
2 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.24%) Agresso
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.080%) Magento
6 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.01%) Office 365
2 22 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.72%) SaaS
4 8 (0.64%) IaaS
5 7 (0.56%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 244 (19.58%) TCP/IP
2 189 (15.17%) Firewall
3 184 (14.77%) DNS
4 139 (11.16%) VPN
5 125 (10.03%) DHCP
6 108 (8.67%) LAN
7 98 (7.87%) VoIP
8 93 (7.46%) SAN
9 92 (7.38%) WAN
10 64 (5.14%) Internet
11 55 (4.41%) Wireless
12 34 (2.73%) SSL
13 33 (2.65%) IP Telephony
14 31 (2.49%) VLAN
15 29 (2.33%) LDAP
16 28 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
16 28 (2.25%) Network Security
16 28 (2.25%) Asterisk PBX
17 27 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
18 25 (2.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (3.45%) MySQL
4 33 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.96%) MS Access
8 11 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.40%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.32%) QlikView
11 4 (0.32%) Pentaho
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.080%) EDMS
13 1 (0.080%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (3.37%) MSI
2 23 (1.85%) InstallShield
3 11 (0.88%) Fiddler
4 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.48%) ReSharper
6 5 (0.40%) Selenium
6 5 (0.40%) Firebug
6 5 (0.40%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (0.32%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.24%) Subversion
9 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.080%) WiX
10 1 (0.080%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.080%) NuGet
10 1 (0.080%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.080%) JMeter
10 1 (0.080%) NUnit
10 1 (0.080%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.080%) TestDirector
General
1 146 (11.72%) Finance
2 61 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.53%) Retail
4 34 (2.73%) Back Office
5 22 (1.77%) Legal
6 18 (1.44%) Law
6 18 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.12%) German Language
8 13 (1.04%) Electronics
9 9 (0.72%) Italian Language
9 9 (0.72%) Spanish Language
9 9 (0.72%) French Language
10 8 (0.64%) Banking
11 7 (0.56%) Advertising
12 5 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.32%) Marketing
13 4 (0.32%) Dutch Language
13 4 (0.32%) Swedish Language
13 4 (0.32%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 310 (24.88%) Analyst
2 264 (21.19%) Support Engineer
3 192 (15.41%) Support Analyst
4 181 (14.53%) IT Support
5 173 (13.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 141 (11.32%) 1st Line Support
7 121 (9.71%) Desktop Support
8 86 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 84 (6.74%) Service Analyst
10 70 (5.62%) Technical Support
11 68 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 64 (5.14%) Help Desk Support
13 58 (4.65%) Support Technician
13 58 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
14 57 (4.57%) IT Support Analyst
15 55 (4.41%) Desktop Analyst
15 55 (4.41%) Help Desk Analyst
16 53 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
17 49 (3.93%) Administrator
17 49 (3.93%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.65%) Application Packaging
2 26 (2.09%) .NET
3 23 (1.85%) LAMP
4 14 (1.12%) Web Services
4 14 (1.12%) CSS
5 13 (1.04%) XML
6 11 (0.88%) HTML
7 9 (0.72%) jQuery
8 7 (0.56%) ODBC
9 6 (0.48%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (0.40%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.32%) SAML
12 3 (0.24%) Middleware
13 2 (0.16%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (0.16%) HTML5
13 2 (0.16%) Ajax
14 1 (0.080%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (0.080%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.46%) Blackberry
2 69 (5.54%) Clustering
3 56 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 35 (2.81%) Thin Client
4 35 (2.81%) Fat Client
4 35 (2.81%) iPhone
5 24 (1.93%) Open Source
6 18 (1.44%) iPad
6 18 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.04%) Kindle
8 13 (1.04%) EPoS
9 12 (0.96%) Statistics
10 11 (0.88%) Replication
11 9 (0.72%) CESG
12 8 (0.64%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.64%) EqualLogic
12 8 (0.64%) Social Media
13 5 (0.40%) Firmware
13 5 (0.40%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1246 (100.00%) Windows
2 514 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 377 (30.26%) Windows XP
4 318 (25.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 301 (24.16%) Windows 8
6 162 (13.00%) Linux
7 157 (12.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (4.41%) Windows Vista
9 50 (4.01%) Mac OS X
10 45 (3.61%) Ubuntu
11 42 (3.37%) UNIX
11 42 (3.37%) Windows 2000
12 37 (2.97%) Mac OS
13 36 (2.89%) Android
14 23 (1.85%) Mac OS X Server
15 22 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.80%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.72%) CentOS
18 9 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (28.97%) ITIL
2 62 (4.98%) Service Delivery
3 53 (4.25%) Service Management
4 49 (3.93%) Problem Management
5 48 (3.85%) Project Management
6 46 (3.69%) Information Security
7 37 (2.97%) Workflow
8 35 (2.81%) Incident Management
9 32 (2.57%) Project Planning
10 31 (2.49%) Migration
11 30 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (2.41%) Security Management
12 29 (2.33%) Information Security Management
13 28 (2.25%) Configuration Management
14 25 (2.01%) CRM
15 24 (1.93%) Time Management
16 23 (1.85%) PRINCE2
17 21 (1.69%) ITSM
18 20 (1.61%) Network Management
19 13 (1.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 224 (17.98%) SQL
2 96 (7.70%) PowerShell
3 49 (3.93%) VBScript
4 40 (3.21%) VB
5 26 (2.09%) C
6 25 (2.01%) C#
7 17 (1.36%) PHP
8 15 (1.20%) Java
9 14 (1.12%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.12%) C++
10 11 (0.88%) Perl
10 11 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.88%) Python
11 10 (0.80%) Ruby
12 6 (0.48%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.24%) Visual J++
13 3 (0.24%) R
13 3 (0.24%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.16%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.080%) VB6
Qualifications
1 231 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 127 (10.19%) MCSE
3 108 (8.67%) Degree
4 99 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 95 (7.62%) MCP
6 74 (5.94%) SC Cleared
7 73 (5.86%) MCSA
8 60 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
9 59 (4.74%) MCITP
10 48 (3.85%) CCNA
11 29 (2.33%) CCNP
12 24 (1.93%) MCTS
12 24 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 22 (1.77%) MCDST
13 22 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.12%) A+ Certification
15 12 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (0.88%) CCA
16 11 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (12.76%) SLA
2 35 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.52%) QA
4 14 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.080%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.080%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.080%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.080%) TickIT
System Software
1 718 (57.62%) Active Directory
2 214 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (10.27%) Hyper-V
4 117 (9.39%) XenApp
5 70 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
6 62 (4.98%) XenDesktop
7 61 (4.90%) vSphere
8 41 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 24 (1.93%) Samba
10 21 (1.69%) VMware ESX
11 17 (1.36%) Terminal Services
11 17 (1.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 12 (0.96%) UAG
13 11 (0.88%) KVM
14 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (0.72%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.64%) DFS Replication
16 8 (0.64%) ISA Server
17 7 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 188 (15.09%) SCCM
2 48 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 45 (3.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 28 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 26 (2.09%) Tivoli
5 26 (2.09%) SCOM
6 21 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 16 (1.28%) WSUS
9 12 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.96%) SCDPM
9 12 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
11 5 (0.40%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.40%) MOM
11 5 (0.40%) OpenView
11 5 (0.40%) ZENworks
12 4 (0.32%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 695 (55.78%) Microsoft
2 344 (27.61%) VMware
3 257 (20.63%) Citrix
4 192 (15.41%) Cisco
5 114 (9.15%) Symantec
6 110 (8.83%) HP
7 96 (7.70%) Oracle
8 84 (6.74%) Dell
9 52 (4.17%) Apple
10 34 (2.73%) McAfee
11 29 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 29 (2.33%) Fujitsu
12 28 (2.25%) IBM
13 26 (2.09%) Lumension
14 24 (1.93%) Avaya
15 23 (1.85%) Intel
15 23 (1.85%) NetIQ
16 22 (1.77%) NetApp
17 19 (1.52%) AppSense
18 18 (1.44%) SonicWALL
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Cyber Team
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Richmond Adult & Community College
Salary: From £17,398 to £20,776 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago