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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 609 584 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.86% 2.48% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 9.23% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 483 513 447
Average salary £27,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.16%
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
6125 6329 6600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.80% 26.93% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5134 5318 5586
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 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 1 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 +36 173 £25,876 -7.63% 18
Surrey +45 155 £26,500 +8.16% 16
Hampshire -26 98 £26,500 +6.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +28 58 £30,000 +33.33% 10
West Sussex -29 47 £26,500 -3.63% 3
Oxfordshire +1 32 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Kent +14 28 £29,000 +28.88% 1
East Sussex -13 14 £26,750 -33.12% 1
Middlesex +8 5 £31,500 +1.61% 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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 1236 (100.00%) Windows
2 760 (61.49%) Microsoft
3 706 (57.12%) Active Directory
4 536 (43.37%) MS Office
5 498 (40.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 429 (34.71%) MS Excel
7 357 (28.88%) ITIL
8 354 (28.64%) VMware
9 332 (26.86%) Windows XP
10 329 (26.62%) Windows 8
11 318 (25.73%) MS Exchange
12 288 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 274 (22.17%) Citrix
14 265 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 262 (21.20%) TCP/IP
16 247 (19.98%) Windows Server 2012
17 223 (18.04%) DNS
18 215 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 203 (16.42%) SQL Server
20 189 (15.29%) SCCM
21 186 (15.05%) LAN
22 178 (14.40%) DHCP
23 173 (14.00%) Cisco
24 172 (13.92%) SLA
25 166 (13.43%) WAN
26 165 (13.35%) SQL
27 163 (13.19%) HP
28 161 (13.03%) Firewall
28 161 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2010
29 158 (12.78%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 318 (25.73%) MS Exchange
2 161 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (8.74%) SharePoint
4 76 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 60 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 50 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 45 (3.64%) Lync
8 41 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 39 (3.16%) IIS
10 21 (1.70%) Apache
11 14 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.97%) IBM Notes
12 12 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 12 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.97%) WorkSite
13 10 (0.81%) ArcGIS
14 9 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.65%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 536 (43.37%) MS Office
2 429 (34.71%) MS Excel
3 46 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.24%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (0.49%) Maximo
2 4 (0.32%) assyst
2 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.081%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.69%) Office 365
2 24 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.081%) PaaS
5 1 (0.081%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.081%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 262 (21.20%) TCP/IP
2 223 (18.04%) DNS
3 186 (15.05%) LAN
4 178 (14.40%) DHCP
5 166 (13.43%) WAN
6 161 (13.03%) Firewall
7 90 (7.28%) VPN
7 90 (7.28%) SAN
8 79 (6.39%) Internet
9 75 (6.07%) VoIP
10 56 (4.53%) Wireless
11 45 (3.64%) SSL
12 43 (3.48%) VLAN
13 33 (2.67%) IP Telephony
14 25 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (1.78%) NAS
16 19 (1.54%) HTTP
17 15 (1.21%) SMTP
18 14 (1.13%) Intranet
19 11 (0.89%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (2.51%) MongoDB
4 31 (2.51%) NoSQL
5 26 (2.10%) CouchDB
6 23 (1.86%) MySQL
7 19 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (0.89%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.49%) MS Access
14 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.40%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.32%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.32%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (3.16%) Subversion
2 34 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (2.10%) Visual Studio
5 25 (2.02%) NUnit
6 13 (1.05%) MSI
7 11 (0.89%) Fiddler
8 10 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (0.73%) JIRA
9 9 (0.73%) ReSharper
10 8 (0.65%) LoadRunner
10 8 (0.65%) MSTest
11 7 (0.57%) WiX
11 7 (0.57%) MSBuild
11 7 (0.57%) NuGet
11 7 (0.57%) Ranorex
12 6 (0.49%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.49%) Trac
13 4 (0.32%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 139 (11.25%) Finance
2 56 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.56%) Retail
4 35 (2.83%) Back Office
5 31 (2.51%) Law
6 14 (1.13%) Automotive
7 12 (0.97%) Marketing
8 11 (0.89%) Legal
9 10 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.81%) German Language
10 9 (0.73%) Banking
11 8 (0.65%) Publishing
12 6 (0.49%) Electronics
12 6 (0.49%) French Language
13 5 (0.40%) Advertising
14 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.24%) Front Office
15 3 (0.24%) Military
15 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 339 (27.43%) Analyst
2 319 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 176 (14.24%) Support Analyst
4 157 (12.70%) Service Analyst
5 156 (12.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 135 (10.92%) IT Support
7 134 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 118 (9.55%) Desktop Support
9 87 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
10 65 (5.26%) Technical Support
11 62 (5.02%) Desktop Engineer
11 62 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 61 (4.94%) IT Support Engineer
13 55 (4.45%) Developer
14 52 (4.21%) Administrator
15 50 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 46 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 41 (3.32%) Junior
17 41 (3.32%) Help Desk Analyst
18 40 (3.24%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (6.63%) .NET
2 52 (4.21%) CSS
3 50 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 41 (3.32%) XML
5 40 (3.24%) HTML
6 32 (2.59%) jQuery
7 28 (2.27%) Application Packaging
8 27 (2.18%) AngularJS
9 18 (1.46%) LINQ
10 17 (1.38%) Web Services
11 16 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 11 (0.89%) WCF
13 10 (0.81%) X-Windows
14 9 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (0.73%) Ajax
15 8 (0.65%) MAPI
15 8 (0.65%) RESTful
16 7 (0.57%) Software Packaging
16 7 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 134 (10.84%) Blackberry
2 123 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (4.53%) Fat Client
3 56 (4.53%) Thin Client
4 50 (4.05%) iPhone
5 40 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 38 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.75%) Statistics
8 28 (2.27%) iPad
9 27 (2.18%) Clustering
10 23 (1.86%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (1.13%) EPoS
13 11 (0.89%) PDA
13 11 (0.89%) PKI
14 8 (0.65%) Handset
14 8 (0.65%) Open Source
14 8 (0.65%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.57%) Physics
15 7 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1236 (100.00%) Windows
2 498 (40.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 332 (26.86%) Windows XP
4 329 (26.62%) Windows 8
5 288 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 247 (19.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 126 (10.19%) Linux
8 56 (4.53%) Windows Vista
9 45 (3.64%) Windows 2000
10 36 (2.91%) CentOS
10 36 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (2.75%) Ubuntu
12 32 (2.59%) Mac OS X
13 27 (2.18%) UNIX
14 25 (2.02%) Debian
15 23 (1.86%) Android
16 18 (1.46%) Apple iOS
17 11 (0.89%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (28.88%) ITIL
2 78 (6.31%) Service Management
3 76 (6.15%) Problem Management
4 66 (5.34%) Service Delivery
5 62 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (4.29%) Configuration Management
6 53 (4.29%) Incident Management
6 53 (4.29%) Time Management
7 48 (3.88%) Project Planning
8 46 (3.72%) Project Management
9 44 (3.56%) Migration
10 37 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 35 (2.83%) MVC
12 34 (2.75%) Unit Testing
12 34 (2.75%) Mentoring
13 33 (2.67%) TDD
14 32 (2.59%) CRM
15 31 (2.51%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (2.51%) OO
15 31 (2.51%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 165 (13.35%) SQL
2 83 (6.72%) PowerShell
2 83 (6.72%) C#
3 66 (5.34%) VB
4 61 (4.94%) VBScript
4 61 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 50 (4.05%) Java
6 37 (2.99%) C++
7 35 (2.83%) Python
8 33 (2.67%) Ruby
9 30 (2.43%) C
10 24 (1.94%) MATLAB
11 22 (1.78%) VB.NET
12 11 (0.89%) VB6
13 9 (0.73%) TypeScript
14 7 (0.57%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.57%) Perl
15 3 (0.24%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.24%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 215 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (12.06%) Security Cleared
3 143 (11.57%) MCSE
4 129 (10.44%) MCP
5 92 (7.44%) SC Cleared
6 85 (6.88%) Degree
7 81 (6.55%) MCITP
8 77 (6.23%) A+ Certification
9 72 (5.83%) DV Cleared
10 56 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
11 52 (4.21%) CCNA
12 51 (4.13%) MCTS
13 45 (3.64%) MCSA
14 26 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (1.78%) MCDST
16 15 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (0.89%) CCNP
18 9 (0.73%) ISTQB
19 7 (0.57%) CCA
19 7 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (13.92%) SLA
2 36 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 706 (57.12%) Active Directory
2 265 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (12.78%) Hyper-V
4 128 (10.36%) XenApp
5 59 (4.77%) XenDesktop
6 45 (3.64%) VMware ESX
7 39 (3.16%) vSphere
7 39 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 33 (2.67%) Terminal Services
9 29 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 6 (0.49%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.40%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.32%) Firmware
15 3 (0.24%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 189 (15.29%) SCCM
2 75 (6.07%) Backup Exec
3 37 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 33 (2.67%) SCOM
5 30 (2.43%) WSUS
6 27 (2.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 26 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 24 (1.94%) Legato
9 16 (1.29%) DameWare
10 15 (1.21%) SCVMM
10 15 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.81%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.73%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
15 7 (0.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 7 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.57%) EdgeSight
16 6 (0.49%) Netcool
16 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 760 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 354 (28.64%) VMware
3 274 (22.17%) Citrix
4 173 (14.00%) Cisco
5 163 (13.19%) HP
6 108 (8.74%) Symantec
7 77 (6.23%) Oracle
8 63 (5.10%) Apple
9 53 (4.29%) Dell
10 50 (4.05%) Red Hat
11 40 (3.24%) Avaya
12 38 (3.07%) NetApp
12 38 (3.07%) EMC
13 30 (2.43%) SonicWALL
14 25 (2.02%) CommVault
15 24 (1.94%) Veeam
15 24 (1.94%) LANDesk
16 21 (1.70%) Fujitsu
16 21 (1.70%) IBM
17 20 (1.62%) Adobe
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 8 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Banstead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Hh Global
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus(OTE £50-55K) + 5k car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Palm Mason
Salary: Please Inquire
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £110 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago