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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 98 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 612 445 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.95% 2.15% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.97% 7.97% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 504 375 429
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
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
6141 5580 6258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.61% 26.96% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5143 4552 5382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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 27 February 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 February 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 +49 176 £29,500 - 18
Surrey +33 150 £27,000 -3.57% 19
Hampshire -14 107 £25,000 -9.09% 16
West Sussex +16 44 £26,500 -33.75% 5
Kent +25 42 £24,000 -3.03% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 39 £27,500 +19.56% 11
Oxfordshire -12 32 £30,000 +2.56% 8
East Sussex -19 8 £35,000 +37.25% 3
Middlesex +11 7 £32,500 +35.41%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1362 (100.00%) Windows
2 869 (63.80%) Microsoft
3 752 (55.21%) Active Directory
4 627 (46.04%) MS Office
5 556 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 470 (34.51%) MS Excel
7 393 (28.85%) Windows XP
8 382 (28.05%) Windows 8
9 373 (27.39%) VMware
10 361 (26.51%) ITIL
11 355 (26.06%) Citrix
12 345 (25.33%) MS Exchange
13 307 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 301 (22.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 246 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 242 (17.77%) TCP/IP
17 234 (17.18%) SQL
18 230 (16.89%) SQL Server
19 222 (16.30%) DNS
20 216 (15.86%) Microsoft Certification
21 199 (14.61%) Firewall
22 196 (14.39%) Cisco
23 191 (14.02%) WAN
24 189 (13.88%) LAN
25 181 (13.29%) Hyper-V
26 178 (13.07%) DHCP
27 177 (13.00%) SLA
28 175 (12.85%) Finance
28 175 (12.85%) SCCM
29 174 (12.78%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 345 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 160 (11.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 129 (9.47%) SharePoint
4 107 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 78 (5.73%) IIS
6 67 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 45 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 44 (3.23%) Lync
9 21 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 19 (1.40%) Apache
11 17 (1.25%) IBM Notes
11 17 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.95%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.88%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.88%) CMS
14 11 (0.81%) WorkSite
14 11 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (0.73%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 627 (46.04%) MS Office
2 470 (34.51%) MS Excel
3 50 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.29%) MS Project
8 2 (0.15%) SPSS
9 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.59%) Maximo
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.22%) assyst
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.073%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.48%) Office 365
2 44 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.51%) IaaS
4 5 (0.37%) SaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.15%) PaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.073%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 242 (17.77%) TCP/IP
2 222 (16.30%) DNS
3 199 (14.61%) Firewall
4 191 (14.02%) WAN
5 189 (13.88%) LAN
6 178 (13.07%) DHCP
7 115 (8.44%) SAN
8 106 (7.78%) Internet
9 99 (7.27%) VPN
10 64 (4.70%) VoIP
11 55 (4.04%) Wireless
12 44 (3.23%) VLAN
13 42 (3.08%) SSL
14 36 (2.64%) IP Telephony
15 26 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (1.32%) HTTP
18 16 (1.17%) NAS
19 15 (1.10%) Network Security
20 14 (1.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (2.42%) MySQL
5 29 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 16 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.88%) CouchDB
11 8 (0.59%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.59%) MS Access
12 6 (0.44%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.29%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (2.79%) Visual Studio
3 36 (2.64%) NUnit
4 25 (1.84%) MSTest
5 24 (1.76%) WiX
5 24 (1.76%) MSBuild
5 24 (1.76%) NuGet
5 24 (1.76%) Ranorex
6 23 (1.69%) Subversion
6 23 (1.69%) LoadRunner
7 19 (1.40%) Git (software)
8 17 (1.25%) MSI
9 10 (0.73%) JIRA
9 10 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (0.59%) Fiddler
11 7 (0.51%) SilkPerformer
12 6 (0.44%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.44%) AdminStudio
12 6 (0.44%) Selenium
13 5 (0.37%) WinRunner
General
1 175 (12.85%) Finance
2 70 (5.14%) Retail
3 63 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.06%) Back Office
5 21 (1.54%) Law
6 19 (1.40%) Banking
7 12 (0.88%) Legal
7 12 (0.88%) German Language
8 8 (0.59%) French Language
8 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.44%) Electronics
9 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.37%) Automotive
10 5 (0.37%) Military
10 5 (0.37%) Marketing
11 4 (0.29%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.29%) Advertising
11 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.22%) Publishing
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 354 (25.99%) Analyst
2 340 (24.96%) Support Engineer
3 188 (13.80%) Support Analyst
4 169 (12.41%) Service Analyst
4 169 (12.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 151 (11.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 144 (10.57%) IT Support
7 101 (7.42%) Desktop Support
8 95 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
9 85 (6.24%) Technical Support
10 65 (4.77%) Administrator
11 64 (4.70%) Support Technician
12 59 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 58 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
14 55 (4.04%) Desktop Engineer
15 46 (3.38%) Senior Support Engineer
15 46 (3.38%) Consultant
16 45 (3.30%) Help Desk Support
17 44 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
17 44 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (4.99%) .NET
1 68 (4.99%) CSS
2 60 (4.41%) HTML
3 44 (3.23%) XML
4 31 (2.28%) ASP.NET
5 27 (1.98%) Web Services
6 26 (1.91%) X-Windows
6 26 (1.91%) jQuery
7 22 (1.62%) Application Packaging
8 18 (1.32%) AngularJS
9 17 (1.25%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.88%) LINQ
11 11 (0.81%) Ajax
11 11 (0.81%) Classic ASP
12 10 (0.73%) Software Packaging
13 9 (0.66%) WCF
14 8 (0.59%) RESTful
14 8 (0.59%) MAPI
15 7 (0.51%) Middleware
15 7 (0.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.99%) Blackberry
2 121 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (6.17%) Thin Client
3 84 (6.17%) Fat Client
4 66 (4.85%) iPhone
5 63 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 42 (3.08%) Statistics
7 39 (2.86%) Clustering
8 30 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 30 (2.20%) iPad
9 19 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (1.40%) EPoS
10 15 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.95%) E-Learning
12 12 (0.88%) Replication
12 12 (0.88%) Open Source
13 11 (0.81%) AS400
14 9 (0.66%) PKI
14 9 (0.66%) iSeries
14 9 (0.66%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1362 (100.00%) Windows
2 556 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 393 (28.85%) Windows XP
4 382 (28.05%) Windows 8
5 307 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 246 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 118 (8.66%) Linux
8 81 (5.95%) Windows Vista
9 45 (3.30%) Android
10 41 (3.01%) Mac OS X
10 41 (3.01%) UNIX
11 36 (2.64%) Ubuntu
12 35 (2.57%) CentOS
13 32 (2.35%) Windows 2000
14 25 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (1.84%) Windows 2000 Server
15 23 (1.69%) Apple iOS
16 20 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
16 20 (1.47%) Debian
17 14 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (26.51%) ITIL
2 94 (6.90%) Service Management
3 81 (5.95%) Service Delivery
4 71 (5.21%) Problem Management
5 66 (4.85%) Incident Management
6 60 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
7 59 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (4.19%) Time Management
9 49 (3.60%) Migration
10 48 (3.52%) Change Management
10 48 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 47 (3.45%) Configuration Management
12 46 (3.38%) Project Management
13 41 (3.01%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (2.64%) Asset Management
15 35 (2.57%) CRM
16 34 (2.50%) Workflow
16 34 (2.50%) Data Analysis
16 34 (2.50%) ITIL V2
17 31 (2.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 234 (17.18%) SQL
2 94 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 82 (6.02%) C#
4 74 (5.43%) VBScript
5 69 (5.07%) JavaScript
6 54 (3.96%) VB
7 29 (2.13%) Java
8 25 (1.84%) Python
9 16 (1.17%) C++
9 16 (1.17%) Perl
9 16 (1.17%) Ruby
10 14 (1.03%) VB.NET
11 13 (0.95%) C
12 12 (0.88%) MATLAB
13 11 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.44%) PHP
15 6 (0.44%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.44%) VB6
16 3 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 216 (15.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 174 (12.78%) Security Cleared
3 141 (10.35%) MCSE
4 125 (9.18%) SC Cleared
5 123 (9.03%) MCP
6 82 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
7 76 (5.58%) CCNA
8 75 (5.51%) DV Cleared
9 73 (5.36%) MCITP
10 62 (4.55%) Degree
10 62 (4.55%) A+ Certification
11 49 (3.60%) MCTS
12 45 (3.30%) MCSA
13 26 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 24 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (1.76%) ISTQB
15 22 (1.62%) ISEB
16 17 (1.25%) MCDST
17 16 (1.17%) MOS
18 15 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (13.00%) SLA
2 17 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 16 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 752 (55.21%) Active Directory
2 301 (22.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (13.29%) Hyper-V
4 163 (11.97%) XenApp
5 69 (5.07%) Terminal Services
6 56 (4.11%) XenDesktop
7 49 (3.60%) vSphere
8 33 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 32 (2.35%) VMware ESX
10 26 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 14 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (0.81%) KVM
14 8 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 7 (0.51%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.37%) NFS
16 5 (0.37%) ISA Server
17 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 3 (0.22%) Firmware
18 3 (0.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 175 (12.85%) SCCM
2 109 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 62 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 40 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 35 (2.57%) WSUS
6 33 (2.42%) SCVMM
7 30 (2.20%) SCOM
7 30 (2.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 23 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 22 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
10 16 (1.17%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.73%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.73%) DameWare
12 9 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (0.59%) Unicenter
13 8 (0.59%) Netcool
14 7 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.51%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 869 (63.80%) Microsoft
2 373 (27.39%) VMware
3 355 (26.06%) Citrix
4 196 (14.39%) Cisco
5 164 (12.04%) HP
6 142 (10.43%) Symantec
7 118 (8.66%) Oracle
8 65 (4.77%) Apple
9 59 (4.33%) Avaya
10 55 (4.04%) Dell
11 53 (3.89%) Veeam
12 41 (3.01%) Red Hat
13 40 (2.94%) Fujitsu
14 36 (2.64%) SonicWALL
15 30 (2.20%) EMC
16 26 (1.91%) McAfee
17 23 (1.69%) Mitel
17 23 (1.69%) LANDesk
17 23 (1.69%) IBM
18 22 (1.62%) Adobe
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crowborough, East Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago