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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 606 515 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.89% 2.30% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.06% 8.50% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 502 439 435
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £19,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,125
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
6023 6057 6271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 27.00% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5055 4989 5308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +28 174 £25,250 -8.22% 16
Surrey +45 139 £26,500 +0.95% 13
Hampshire -13 112 £27,000 +8.00% 22
West Sussex +5 50 £26,500 -12.39% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 49 £27,500 +22.22% 6
Kent +35 37 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Oxfordshire -2 28 £38,750 +19.23% 5
East Sussex -28 10 £26,750 -0.92% 6
Middlesex +8 5 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1289 (100.00%) Windows
2 811 (62.92%) Microsoft
3 728 (56.48%) Active Directory
4 576 (44.69%) MS Office
5 514 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 442 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 359 (27.85%) ITIL
8 358 (27.77%) Windows XP
9 354 (27.46%) VMware
10 347 (26.92%) Windows 8
11 325 (25.21%) MS Exchange
12 320 (24.83%) Citrix
13 289 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 279 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 241 (18.70%) TCP/IP
16 234 (18.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 217 (16.83%) DNS
18 214 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
19 201 (15.59%) SQL
20 200 (15.52%) SQL Server
21 194 (15.05%) Cisco
22 181 (14.04%) SLA
23 174 (13.50%) Firewall
24 173 (13.42%) SCCM
25 172 (13.34%) DHCP
26 169 (13.11%) LAN
27 167 (12.96%) Hyper-V
28 162 (12.57%) Security Cleared
29 160 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
29 160 (12.41%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 325 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 160 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (9.70%) SharePoint
4 92 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 56 (4.34%) IIS
6 54 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 52 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 47 (3.65%) Lync
9 41 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (1.71%) Apache
11 15 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 15 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.01%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.01%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.93%) WorkSite
14 11 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
14 11 (0.85%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.62%) CMS
17 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 576 (44.69%) MS Office
2 442 (34.29%) MS Excel
3 48 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
5 6 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.31%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.47%) Maximo
2 4 (0.31%) assyst
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.078%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.81%) Office 365
2 30 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 241 (18.70%) TCP/IP
2 217 (16.83%) DNS
3 174 (13.50%) Firewall
4 172 (13.34%) DHCP
5 169 (13.11%) LAN
6 157 (12.18%) WAN
7 98 (7.60%) Internet
7 98 (7.60%) SAN
8 94 (7.29%) VPN
9 57 (4.42%) Wireless
10 55 (4.27%) VoIP
11 47 (3.65%) VLAN
12 41 (3.18%) SSL
13 34 (2.64%) IP Telephony
14 20 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (1.40%) HTTP
16 14 (1.09%) SMTP
16 14 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (1.09%) NAS
17 11 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (2.09%) MongoDB
6 26 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 26 (2.02%) MySQL
7 22 (1.71%) CouchDB
8 15 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.62%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.47%) MS Access
13 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.31%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.31%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 32 (2.48%) Subversion
4 31 (2.40%) NUnit
5 29 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.40%) MSTest
7 17 (1.32%) WiX
7 17 (1.32%) Ranorex
7 17 (1.32%) MSBuild
7 17 (1.32%) NuGet
8 16 (1.24%) MSI
9 12 (0.93%) LoadRunner
10 10 (0.78%) JIRA
11 8 (0.62%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.47%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.47%) Selenium
13 5 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (0.39%) Trac
14 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 160 (12.41%) Finance
2 58 (4.50%) Telecoms
2 58 (4.50%) Retail
3 32 (2.48%) Back Office
4 24 (1.86%) Law
5 12 (0.93%) Banking
6 10 (0.78%) Legal
6 10 (0.78%) German Language
7 9 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.70%) Automotive
8 6 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.47%) French Language
9 5 (0.39%) Marketing
9 5 (0.39%) Electronics
9 5 (0.39%) Publishing
10 4 (0.31%) Advertising
10 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.23%) Military
12 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 351 (27.23%) Analyst
2 307 (23.82%) Support Engineer
3 186 (14.43%) Support Analyst
4 167 (12.96%) Service Analyst
5 166 (12.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 138 (10.71%) IT Support
7 127 (9.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 103 (7.99%) Desktop Support
9 93 (7.21%) 1st Line Support
10 79 (6.13%) Technical Support
11 62 (4.81%) Administrator
12 56 (4.34%) IT Support Engineer
13 55 (4.27%) Desktop Engineer
14 49 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 47 (3.65%) Developer
16 45 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
17 44 (3.41%) Help Desk Support
17 44 (3.41%) IT Support Analyst
17 44 (3.41%) Support Technician
18 42 (3.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (6.05%) .NET
2 59 (4.58%) CSS
3 50 (3.88%) HTML
4 45 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 40 (3.10%) XML
6 32 (2.48%) jQuery
7 21 (1.63%) Application Packaging
8 20 (1.55%) X-Windows
8 20 (1.55%) Web Services
8 20 (1.55%) AngularJS
9 18 (1.40%) .NET Framework
10 14 (1.09%) LINQ
11 9 (0.70%) Software Packaging
11 9 (0.70%) WCF
11 9 (0.70%) Ajax
12 8 (0.62%) MAPI
12 8 (0.62%) RESTful
13 7 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 134 (10.40%) Blackberry
2 126 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.28%) Thin Client
3 68 (5.28%) Fat Client
4 61 (4.73%) iPhone
5 50 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 37 (2.87%) Statistics
7 36 (2.79%) Clustering
8 35 (2.72%) Computer Science
9 31 (2.40%) iPad
10 25 (1.94%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (1.24%) EPoS
13 11 (0.85%) PDA
14 10 (0.78%) E-Learning
15 9 (0.70%) PKI
15 9 (0.70%) Open Source
15 9 (0.70%) EqualLogic
16 8 (0.62%) AS400
17 7 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1289 (100.00%) Windows
2 514 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 358 (27.77%) Windows XP
4 347 (26.92%) Windows 8
5 289 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 234 (18.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 115 (8.92%) Linux
8 64 (4.97%) Windows Vista
9 36 (2.79%) Windows 2000
10 35 (2.72%) Mac OS X
11 34 (2.64%) Android
12 33 (2.56%) CentOS
13 30 (2.33%) Ubuntu
13 30 (2.33%) UNIX
14 24 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
16 21 (1.63%) Apple iOS
17 18 (1.40%) Debian
18 16 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
19 12 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (27.85%) ITIL
2 87 (6.75%) Service Management
3 80 (6.21%) Service Delivery
4 77 (5.97%) Problem Management
5 62 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (4.65%) Incident Management
7 52 (4.03%) Time Management
8 50 (3.88%) Configuration Management
9 48 (3.72%) Migration
10 45 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 43 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
12 40 (3.10%) Change Management
13 37 (2.87%) Project Management
14 36 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (2.64%) Project Planning
16 33 (2.56%) Data Analysis
17 31 (2.40%) CRM
17 31 (2.40%) MVC
17 31 (2.40%) Unit Testing
17 31 (2.40%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 201 (15.59%) SQL
2 87 (6.75%) PowerShell
3 86 (6.67%) C#
4 71 (5.51%) JavaScript
5 65 (5.04%) VBScript
6 57 (4.42%) VB
7 37 (2.87%) Java
8 32 (2.48%) Python
9 30 (2.33%) C++
10 27 (2.09%) Ruby
11 22 (1.71%) C
12 20 (1.55%) MATLAB
13 18 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.93%) Perl
15 9 (0.70%) VB6
16 8 (0.62%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.54%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.47%) PHP
18 6 (0.47%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 214 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (12.57%) Security Cleared
3 145 (11.25%) MCSE
4 118 (9.15%) MCP
5 112 (8.69%) SC Cleared
6 76 (5.90%) DV Cleared
6 76 (5.90%) Degree
7 75 (5.82%) MCITP
8 71 (5.51%) A+ Certification
9 69 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
10 64 (4.97%) CCNA
11 47 (3.65%) MCTS
12 45 (3.49%) MCSA
13 26 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (1.40%) MCDST
16 13 (1.01%) ISTQB
16 13 (1.01%) CCNP
17 12 (0.93%) MOS
18 10 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (14.04%) SLA
2 29 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 728 (56.48%) Active Directory
2 279 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 167 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 141 (10.94%) XenApp
5 51 (3.96%) XenDesktop
6 50 (3.88%) Terminal Services
7 42 (3.26%) vSphere
8 37 (2.87%) VMware ESX
9 26 (2.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 26 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.54%) KVM
13 6 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (0.39%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.31%) Firmware
15 4 (0.31%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.23%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 173 (13.42%) SCCM
2 88 (6.83%) Backup Exec
3 43 (3.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 41 (3.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 35 (2.72%) WSUS
6 28 (2.17%) SCOM
6 28 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 24 (1.86%) SCVMM
8 18 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 16 (1.24%) Legato
10 15 (1.16%) DameWare
11 11 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.70%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (0.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 7 (0.54%) EdgeSight
14 7 (0.54%) Tivoli
15 6 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 6 (0.47%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 811 (62.92%) Microsoft
2 354 (27.46%) VMware
3 320 (24.83%) Citrix
4 194 (15.05%) Cisco
5 154 (11.95%) HP
6 115 (8.92%) Symantec
7 95 (7.37%) Oracle
8 72 (5.59%) Apple
9 58 (4.50%) Dell
10 54 (4.19%) Avaya
11 40 (3.10%) Red Hat
12 38 (2.95%) Veeam
13 32 (2.48%) EMC
14 30 (2.33%) Fujitsu
14 30 (2.33%) SonicWALL
15 26 (2.02%) NetApp
16 24 (1.86%) McAfee
17 23 (1.78%) LANDesk
18 20 (1.55%) Adobe
19 19 (1.47%) IBM
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum £23k - £33k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago