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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 91 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 709 428 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.18% 2.02% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.05% 7.10% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 590 364 383
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
6416 6028 6816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.80% 28.42% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 5206 5935
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +87 212 £26,500 +1.92% 15
Surrey +47 149 £28,000 -6.66% 18
Hampshire -26 127 £27,500 -5.17% 19
Kent +28 52 £26,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire -4 50 £24,000 -6.79% 11
East Sussex +19 49 £32,000 -5.88% 4
West Sussex 0 34 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Oxfordshire +4 27 £23,750 -26.12% 6
Middlesex +1 7 £29,500 -18.62%
Thames Valley - 4 £60,000 -
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1294 (100.00%) Windows
2 725 (56.03%) Microsoft
3 720 (55.64%) Active Directory
4 525 (40.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 484 (37.40%) MS Office
6 466 (36.01%) MS Excel
7 397 (30.68%) MS Exchange
8 384 (29.68%) Windows XP
9 367 (28.36%) ITIL
10 347 (26.82%) VMware
11 333 (25.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 318 (24.57%) Windows 8
13 268 (20.71%) Citrix
14 249 (19.24%) SQL
15 246 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
16 240 (18.55%) TCP/IP
17 230 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 226 (17.47%) SQL Server
19 195 (15.07%) Firewall
20 192 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
21 188 (14.53%) SCCM
22 185 (14.30%) DNS
23 178 (13.76%) Cisco
24 177 (13.68%) Linux
25 175 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2010
26 170 (13.14%) Finance
27 152 (11.75%) SLA
28 150 (11.59%) VPN
29 139 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2007
30 137 (10.59%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 397 (30.68%) MS Exchange
2 175 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 139 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 136 (10.51%) SharePoint
5 65 (5.02%) IIS
6 62 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 54 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (4.02%) Lync
9 37 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (2.09%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (1.24%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.24%) GroupWise
13 16 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (1.16%) Node.js
15 12 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.93%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.77%) Apache
16 10 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 484 (37.40%) MS Office
2 466 (36.01%) MS Excel
3 20 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.70%) MS Project
6 4 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (0.93%) Maximo
2 7 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.23%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.23%) Agresso
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.077%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.55%) Office 365
2 32 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.00%) SaaS
4 9 (0.70%) IaaS
5 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.23%) PaaS
7 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.077%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 240 (18.55%) TCP/IP
2 195 (15.07%) Firewall
3 185 (14.30%) DNS
4 150 (11.59%) VPN
5 127 (9.81%) DHCP
6 119 (9.20%) LAN
7 109 (8.42%) WAN
8 102 (7.88%) VoIP
9 89 (6.88%) SAN
10 70 (5.41%) Internet
11 48 (3.71%) Wireless
12 30 (2.32%) LDAP
13 29 (2.24%) Network Security
13 29 (2.24%) Asterisk PBX
13 29 (2.24%) SSL
14 28 (2.16%) NAS
15 27 (2.09%) FTP
16 26 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (2.01%) IP Telephony
17 25 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.94%) MySQL
3 50 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.39%) MS Access
7 17 (1.31%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.39%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.31%) QlikView
13 4 (0.31%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.077%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.077%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 38 (2.94%) MSI
2 21 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (0.85%) WiX
4 11 (0.85%) MSBuild
5 10 (0.77%) MSTest
5 10 (0.77%) NuGet
5 10 (0.77%) Ranorex
5 10 (0.77%) InstallShield
5 10 (0.77%) NUnit
6 9 (0.70%) Fiddler
7 8 (0.62%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.46%) ReSharper
9 5 (0.39%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.23%) Subversion
11 3 (0.23%) AdminStudio
11 3 (0.23%) Selenium
11 3 (0.23%) Firebug
12 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 170 (13.14%) Finance
2 66 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 57 (4.40%) Retail
4 26 (2.01%) Back Office
5 19 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 19 (1.47%) Law
6 15 (1.16%) Legal
7 12 (0.93%) Electronics
8 11 (0.85%) German Language
9 9 (0.70%) Italian Language
9 9 (0.70%) Spanish Language
9 9 (0.70%) French Language
10 7 (0.54%) Banking
10 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.54%) Advertising
11 5 (0.39%) Marketing
12 4 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.31%) Swedish Language
12 4 (0.31%) Russian Language
12 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 322 (24.88%) Analyst
2 280 (21.64%) Support Engineer
3 206 (15.92%) Support Analyst
4 199 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 197 (15.22%) IT Support
6 145 (11.21%) 1st Line Support
7 122 (9.43%) Desktop Support
8 88 (6.80%) Service Desk Analyst
9 86 (6.65%) Service Analyst
10 75 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 69 (5.33%) Technical Support
12 66 (5.10%) IT Support Analyst
13 64 (4.95%) Help Desk Support
13 64 (4.95%) IT Support Engineer
14 60 (4.64%) Administrator
15 57 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
16 53 (4.10%) Desktop Analyst
16 53 (4.10%) Help Desk Analyst
16 53 (4.10%) Support Technician
17 51 (3.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.09%) .NET
2 26 (2.01%) Application Packaging
3 24 (1.85%) LAMP
4 23 (1.78%) CSS
5 21 (1.62%) HTML
6 16 (1.24%) Web Services
7 14 (1.08%) XML
8 11 (0.85%) X-Windows
9 9 (0.70%) ODBC
9 9 (0.70%) jQuery
10 6 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (0.46%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.39%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.31%) SAML
13 3 (0.23%) COM+
13 3 (0.23%) Classic ASP
13 3 (0.23%) Middleware
14 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.15%) WCF
14 2 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.80%) Blackberry
2 59 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 55 (4.25%) Clustering
4 37 (2.86%) iPhone
5 33 (2.55%) Fat Client
5 33 (2.55%) Thin Client
6 26 (2.01%) Open Source
7 21 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 19 (1.47%) Statistics
8 19 (1.47%) iPad
9 14 (1.08%) Kindle
10 11 (0.85%) EPoS
11 10 (0.77%) AS400
11 10 (0.77%) CESG
12 9 (0.70%) Social Media
13 8 (0.62%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.54%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.46%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1294 (100.00%) Windows
2 525 (40.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 384 (29.68%) Windows XP
4 333 (25.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 318 (24.57%) Windows 8
6 192 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 177 (13.68%) Linux
8 65 (5.02%) Windows Vista
9 58 (4.48%) UNIX
9 58 (4.48%) Mac OS X
10 56 (4.33%) Ubuntu
11 48 (3.71%) Android
12 38 (2.94%) Mac OS
13 31 (2.40%) Windows 2000
14 23 (1.78%) Mac OS X Server
15 19 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
15 19 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (1.16%) SUSE
17 14 (1.08%) Debian
18 13 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (28.36%) ITIL
2 59 (4.56%) Service Management
3 56 (4.33%) Service Delivery
3 56 (4.33%) Project Management
4 51 (3.94%) Workflow
5 45 (3.48%) Problem Management
6 41 (3.17%) Information Security
7 40 (3.09%) Incident Management
8 36 (2.78%) Configuration Management
9 34 (2.63%) Migration
10 32 (2.47%) Project Planning
11 28 (2.16%) CRM
12 27 (2.09%) Security Management
12 27 (2.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (2.01%) Information Security Management
14 23 (1.78%) PRINCE2
15 22 (1.70%) Time Management
16 21 (1.62%) ITSM
16 21 (1.62%) Change Management
17 19 (1.47%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 249 (19.24%) SQL
2 117 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 61 (4.71%) VBScript
4 52 (4.02%) VB
5 41 (3.17%) C#
6 23 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 20 (1.55%) C
8 18 (1.39%) Python
9 17 (1.31%) Perl
10 15 (1.16%) Ruby
10 15 (1.16%) PHP
10 15 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.08%) C++
12 13 (1.00%) Java
13 6 (0.46%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.23%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.23%) Visual J++
14 3 (0.23%) R
15 2 (0.15%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.077%) VB6
Qualifications
1 246 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 137 (10.59%) MCSE
3 111 (8.58%) Degree
4 109 (8.42%) Security Cleared
5 97 (7.50%) MCP
6 81 (6.26%) SC Cleared
7 78 (6.03%) MCSA
8 67 (5.18%) MCITP
9 63 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
10 50 (3.86%) CCNA
11 33 (2.55%) MCTS
12 31 (2.40%) CCNP
13 30 (2.32%) DV Cleared
14 23 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (1.70%) MCDST
16 16 (1.24%) A+ Certification
17 12 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (0.85%) ISTQB
19 10 (0.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (11.75%) SLA
2 32 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.55%) QA
4 15 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.077%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 720 (55.64%) Active Directory
2 230 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (10.51%) Hyper-V
4 93 (7.19%) XenApp
5 56 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
6 55 (4.25%) XenDesktop
7 48 (3.71%) vSphere
8 32 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (1.93%) Samba
10 24 (1.85%) Terminal Services
11 21 (1.62%) VMware ESX
12 17 (1.31%) KVM
13 12 (0.93%) UAG
13 12 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 11 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.77%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.70%) Terminal Server
16 9 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
17 8 (0.62%) XenServer
18 6 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 188 (14.53%) SCCM
2 56 (4.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 42 (3.25%) Backup Exec
4 28 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (1.70%) Tivoli
6 21 (1.62%) SCOM
7 19 (1.47%) NetBackup
8 17 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 13 (1.00%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.85%) WSUS
12 10 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 8 (0.62%) Unicenter
14 8 (0.62%) Netcool
15 7 (0.54%) SCDPM
16 5 (0.39%) OpenView
16 5 (0.39%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 725 (56.03%) Microsoft
2 347 (26.82%) VMware
3 268 (20.71%) Citrix
4 178 (13.76%) Cisco
5 129 (9.97%) Oracle
6 110 (8.50%) HP
7 103 (7.96%) Symantec
8 76 (5.87%) Dell
9 44 (3.40%) Apple
10 38 (2.94%) Fujitsu
11 30 (2.32%) SonicWALL
12 27 (2.09%) Avaya
12 27 (2.09%) Red Hat
13 26 (2.01%) Lumension
14 25 (1.93%) IBM
14 25 (1.93%) McAfee
15 24 (1.85%) NetApp
16 19 (1.47%) AppSense
17 18 (1.39%) CheckPoint
17 18 (1.39%) EMC
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum + MS Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20.000 - 23.000
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum + 30% BONUS + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: 5 days ago