The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 76 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.74% 1.59% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 6.98% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 18
Average salary £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £18,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £49,500 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
Wales

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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
388 215 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.15% 22.85% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 323 193 215
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Cardiff 0 11 £24,500 -27.94% 2
Newport -8 4 £25,390 +41.05%
Torfaen - 3 £34,000 -
Bridgend +1 2 £29,750 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (34.09%) Advertising
5 14 (31.82%) MS Office
6 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
7 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (25.00%) VMware
9 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
10 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
10 9 (20.45%) ITIL
11 8 (18.18%) Data Mining
11 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.18%) Mobile Marketing
11 8 (18.18%) PaaS
11 8 (18.18%) Marketing
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) Big Data
12 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) LAN
12 7 (15.91%) Cisco
12 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.64%) WAN
13 6 (13.64%) CCNP
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (13.64%) Juniper
13 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
13 6 (13.64%) Change Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Office
2 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) PaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) LAN
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) WAN
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (6.82%) RIP
3 3 (6.82%) VoIP
3 3 (6.82%) OSPF
3 3 (6.82%) BGP
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) DHCP
4 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 8 (18.18%) Big Data
General
1 15 (34.09%) Advertising
2 8 (18.18%) Marketing
3 7 (15.91%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Welsh Language
5 3 (6.82%) Legal
6 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Administrator
3 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Support
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Escalation Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) COM
1 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.09%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 8 (18.18%) Mobile Marketing
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Line Management
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Coaching
5 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) ERP
8 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) CCNP
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) CCSE
3 3 (6.82%) JNCIS
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Xen
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) Juniper
4 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
4 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.64%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) Websense
5 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.82%) Aruba
5 3 (6.82%) F5
5 3 (6.82%) Lumension
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Nokia
7 1 (2.27%) Lotus
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £13.00 - £17.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
South Wales Police
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago