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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 129 92 129
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 470 720 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.29% 3.19% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 11.08% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 428 600 381
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -8.77%
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
5888 6500 6156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.73% 28.81% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5041 5353 5321
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 August 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 August 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
Surrey +14 160 £37,500 +33.92% 12
Berkshire -64 82 £25,500 -3.77% 14
Hampshire -30 67 £25,000 -9.09% 10
Oxfordshire +35 62 £26,000 +9.47% 10
Buckinghamshire -10 50 £28,000 +16.66% 7
West Sussex -2 37 £25,000 - 3
Kent -37 14 £25,000 -5.66% 1
East Sussex -29 5 £23,000 -17.11% 1
Middlesex -3 2 £45,000 +52.54%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1092 (100.00%) Windows
2 675 (61.81%) Active Directory
3 647 (59.25%) Microsoft
4 482 (44.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 407 (37.27%) MS Office
6 371 (33.97%) Windows 8
7 354 (32.42%) MS Excel
8 353 (32.33%) VMware
9 340 (31.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 329 (30.13%) MS Exchange
11 324 (29.67%) ITIL
12 262 (23.99%) DNS
13 246 (22.53%) TCP/IP
14 236 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 235 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 234 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 232 (21.25%) Windows XP
18 216 (19.78%) DHCP
19 192 (17.58%) Firewall
20 190 (17.40%) LAN
20 190 (17.40%) SQL Server
20 190 (17.40%) SCCM
21 188 (17.22%) Cisco
22 187 (17.12%) WAN
23 182 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
24 179 (16.39%) Citrix
25 171 (15.66%) SLA
26 160 (14.65%) Linux
27 152 (13.92%) Hyper-V
28 144 (13.19%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 329 (30.13%) MS Exchange
2 182 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 73 (6.68%) IIS
5 72 (6.59%) Lync
6 63 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 53 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 38 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.92%) Apache
12 9 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.64%) SAS
15 6 (0.55%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.37%) ArcGIS
16 4 (0.37%) WorkSite
17 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 407 (37.27%) MS Office
2 354 (32.42%) MS Excel
3 22 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.46%) Maximo
3 3 (0.27%) Academy Housing
3 3 (0.27%) arcHouse
3 3 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.27%) Aareon QL
3 3 (0.27%) OPENHousing
3 3 (0.27%) MIS ActiveH
3 3 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.092%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.092%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.092%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.092%) assyst
5 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 90 (8.24%) Office 365
2 8 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.37%) IaaS
5 3 (0.27%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.18%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.092%) SaaS
7 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 262 (23.99%) DNS
2 246 (22.53%) TCP/IP
3 216 (19.78%) DHCP
4 192 (17.58%) Firewall
5 190 (17.40%) LAN
6 187 (17.12%) WAN
7 99 (9.07%) VPN
8 76 (6.96%) Internet
9 71 (6.50%) SAN
10 68 (6.23%) VoIP
11 61 (5.59%) VLAN
12 39 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (3.11%) Wireless
13 34 (3.11%) iSCSI
14 33 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
15 32 (2.93%) Intranet
16 31 (2.84%) Skype
17 24 (2.20%) IP Telephony
18 23 (2.11%) SSL
19 21 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (1.37%) MySQL
5 15 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.28%) CouchDB
6 14 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.18%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.092%) DB2
14 1 (0.092%) OLAP
14 1 (0.092%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (1.74%) Subversion
2 15 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.73%) InstallShield
5 7 (0.64%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.55%) NUnit
6 6 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.46%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.37%) AdminStudio
8 4 (0.37%) Fiddler
8 4 (0.37%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.27%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.18%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.092%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.092%) JIRA
11 1 (0.092%) Selenium
11 1 (0.092%) Firebug
11 1 (0.092%) Trac
11 1 (0.092%) Selenium IDE
General
1 91 (8.33%) Finance
2 42 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.66%) Back Office
4 22 (2.01%) Retail
5 20 (1.83%) Law
5 20 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.65%) Legal
7 15 (1.37%) Automotive
8 13 (1.19%) Marketing
9 11 (1.01%) Electronics
10 10 (0.92%) Publishing
11 5 (0.46%) French Language
11 5 (0.46%) German Language
12 4 (0.37%) Avionics
12 4 (0.37%) Front Office
12 4 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.27%) Advertising
13 3 (0.27%) Banking
14 1 (0.092%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 333 (30.49%) Analyst
2 256 (23.44%) Support Engineer
3 180 (16.48%) Support Analyst
4 155 (14.19%) IT Support
5 132 (12.09%) Service Analyst
6 131 (12.00%) Desktop Support
7 130 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 130 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
8 72 (6.59%) Administrator
9 71 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 71 (6.50%) 1st Line Support
10 65 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
10 65 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 61 (5.59%) Technical Support
12 52 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
12 52 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
13 47 (4.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 46 (4.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 46 (4.21%) Desktop Analyst
15 44 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.30%) .NET
2 25 (2.29%) Application Packaging
3 23 (2.11%) ASP.NET
4 16 (1.47%) CSS
4 16 (1.47%) jQuery
5 13 (1.19%) HTML
6 11 (1.01%) XML
7 9 (0.82%) Web Services
7 9 (0.82%) COM
7 9 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (0.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (0.55%) LINQ
9 4 (0.37%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.37%) LAMP
10 3 (0.27%) Middleware
10 3 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.27%) HTML5
10 3 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.42%) Blackberry
2 67 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.76%) Clustering
4 46 (4.21%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 25 (2.29%) Thin Client
7 25 (2.29%) Fat Client
8 20 (1.83%) iPad
8 20 (1.83%) iPhone
9 18 (1.65%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.37%) EqualLogic
11 10 (0.92%) EPoS
11 10 (0.92%) Handset
12 9 (0.82%) Statistics
13 8 (0.73%) Life Science
13 8 (0.73%) NHS
13 8 (0.73%) AS400
14 7 (0.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1092 (100.00%) Windows
2 482 (44.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 371 (33.97%) Windows 8
4 340 (31.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 236 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 232 (21.25%) Windows XP
7 160 (14.65%) Linux
8 44 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (3.75%) Windows Vista
10 38 (3.48%) UNIX
11 34 (3.11%) Windows 2000
12 31 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 29 (2.66%) Android
14 26 (2.38%) CentOS
15 23 (2.11%) Debian
16 22 (2.01%) Ubuntu
17 12 (1.10%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.92%) OS/400
18 10 (0.92%) AIX
19 8 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (29.67%) ITIL
2 64 (5.86%) Migration
3 61 (5.59%) Problem Management
4 51 (4.67%) Service Management
5 47 (4.30%) Service Delivery
6 46 (4.21%) Configuration Management
7 45 (4.12%) Incident Management
8 44 (4.03%) Project Management
9 34 (3.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 34 (3.11%) Capacity Planning
10 32 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (2.84%) Asset Management
12 29 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (2.66%) Patch Management
13 27 (2.47%) Mentoring
14 25 (2.29%) Software Engineering
15 24 (2.20%) Project Planning
16 23 (2.11%) Server Building
17 22 (2.01%) Time Management
18 20 (1.83%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 122 (11.17%) SQL
2 77 (7.05%) PowerShell
3 42 (3.85%) C#
4 39 (3.57%) Java
5 38 (3.48%) VB
6 36 (3.30%) C++
7 32 (2.93%) C
8 24 (2.20%) Ruby
9 22 (2.01%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.92%) VBScript
11 20 (1.83%) Python
12 12 (1.10%) MATLAB
12 12 (1.10%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.82%) VB6
14 7 (0.64%) PHP
15 6 (0.55%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.27%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.092%) Perl
18 1 (0.092%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 235 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 144 (13.19%) MCP
3 135 (12.36%) MCSE
4 110 (10.07%) Security Cleared
5 104 (9.52%) MCITP
6 78 (7.14%) MCSA
7 75 (6.87%) Degree
8 58 (5.31%) SC Cleared
9 52 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 52 (4.76%) A+ Certification
10 42 (3.85%) MCTS
11 30 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
12 29 (2.66%) CCNA
13 24 (2.20%) MCDST
14 20 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
16 10 (0.92%) MOS
16 10 (0.92%) CCA
16 10 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (0.73%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (15.66%) SLA
2 28 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.73%) QA
5 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 675 (61.81%) Active Directory
2 234 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 152 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 67 (6.14%) XenApp
5 41 (3.75%) VMware ESX
6 28 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 27 (2.47%) vSphere
7 27 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (1.92%) Terminal Services
9 18 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 14 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.55%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (0.46%) Firmware
14 5 (0.46%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.37%) Xen
16 3 (0.27%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 190 (17.40%) SCCM
2 65 (5.95%) Backup Exec
3 64 (5.86%) SCOM
4 48 (4.40%) WSUS
5 24 (2.20%) Legato
6 17 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (0.92%) SCVMM
9 9 (0.82%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.82%) DameWare
10 7 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.46%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.46%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.46%) Nagios
13 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (0.37%) SCSM
14 3 (0.27%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 647 (59.25%) Microsoft
2 353 (32.33%) VMware
3 188 (17.22%) Cisco
4 179 (16.39%) Citrix
5 109 (9.98%) HP
6 87 (7.97%) Symantec
7 73 (6.68%) Dell
8 49 (4.49%) Apple
9 44 (4.03%) Red Hat
10 39 (3.57%) Oracle
11 38 (3.48%) NetApp
12 30 (2.75%) EMC
13 28 (2.56%) SonicWALL
14 27 (2.47%) CommVault
15 19 (1.74%) Avaya
15 19 (1.74%) McAfee
16 18 (1.65%) 3Com
16 18 (1.65%) NETGEAR
17 16 (1.47%) Veeam
18 13 (1.19%) Dell KACE
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34800 - £35800 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Pro Drive iT
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago