The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 82 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 1.65% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.19% 6.84% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 6
Average salary £36,500 £29,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.72% +16.83%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
319 263 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.64% 24.08% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 289 242 209
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Windows 7
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Wales region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in South Wales

Windows 7
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bridgend +15 5 £36,500 +69.76% 1
Cardiff -11 2 £21,250 -32.53% 5
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) MS Office
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) WAN
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (22.22%) Apple
9 5 (18.52%) Aruba
9 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (18.52%) F5
9 5 (18.52%) Lumension
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
9 5 (18.52%) CCSE
9 5 (18.52%) Network Design
9 5 (18.52%) JNCIS
9 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (18.52%) Juniper
9 5 (18.52%) Websense
9 5 (18.52%) OSPF

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Office
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LAN
1 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) RIP
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) OSPF
2 5 (18.52%) BGP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) IPv6
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) IT Support
3 5 (18.52%) Escalation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) COM
1 2 (7.41%) WAP
2 1 (3.70%) OCX
2 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Network Design
2 2 (7.41%) ITSM
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (18.52%) CCSE
1 5 (18.52%) JNCIS
2 4 (14.81%) MCP
3 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Apple
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
4 5 (18.52%) Aruba
4 5 (18.52%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) McAfee
4 5 (18.52%) Websense
4 5 (18.52%) Lumension
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) Sonus
7 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago