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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 68 92 69
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.31% 0.84% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.81% 3.52% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 11
Average salary £21,750 £29,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
265 284 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.58% 23.75% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 244 264 223
Average salary £33,070 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Cardiff 0 10 £19,000 -34.48% 1
Newport +22 6 £19,750 -49.35%
Bridgend - 4 £39,000 - 1
Torfaen -4 2 £42,500 +44.06%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £20,000 -
Gwent - 1 £22,000 -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 23 (58.97%) MS Office
4 22 (56.41%) Windows XP
5 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 15 (38.46%) Cisco
7 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (28.21%) LAN
10 10 (25.64%) WAN
10 10 (25.64%) Linux
10 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (25.64%) CCNP
10 10 (25.64%) Juniper
10 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
10 10 (25.64%) McAfee
10 10 (25.64%) Firewall
10 10 (25.64%) Blue Coat
10 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (23.08%) Aruba
11 9 (23.08%) F5
11 9 (23.08%) Lumension
11 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (23.08%) CCSE
11 9 (23.08%) Network Design
11 9 (23.08%) JNCIS
11 9 (23.08%) SonicWALL
11 9 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (23.08%) Advertising

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Office
2 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) LAN
2 10 (25.64%) WAN
2 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (23.08%) OSPF
3 9 (23.08%) BGP
3 9 (23.08%) RIP
4 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 6 (15.38%) DHCP
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) PPTP
6 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.13%) LDAP
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (23.08%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (25.64%) Service Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (23.08%) Escalation Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) iPhone
3 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows XP
3 10 (25.64%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Android
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Network Design
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.13%) ERP
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Line Management
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 9 (23.08%) CCSE
3 9 (23.08%) JNCIS
4 4 (10.26%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) MCSA
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCA
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCP
7 1 (2.56%) MCSD
7 1 (2.56%) HND
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 10 (25.64%) Juniper
3 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
3 10 (25.64%) McAfee
3 10 (25.64%) Blue Coat
4 9 (23.08%) SonicWALL
4 9 (23.08%) Aruba
4 9 (23.08%) Websense
4 9 (23.08%) F5
4 9 (23.08%) Lumension
5 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) Apple
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) IPFX
7 2 (5.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) Cognos