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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 76 86 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 24 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.94% 0.70% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 2.45% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 18
Average salary £34,368 £36,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,920 £32,300 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £36,800 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
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
372 326 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.07% 28.55% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 326 297 259
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 July 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 +14 23 £34,368 +52.74% 2
Bridgend -15 1 £15,750 -56.84%
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (45.00%) Advertising
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (45.00%) Windows 8
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (35.00%) VMware
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 11 (27.50%) SAN
7 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
10 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (15.00%) DHCP
11 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (12.50%) MCSE
11 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
12 4 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (10.00%) VoIP
12 4 (10.00%) ITIL
12 4 (10.00%) A+ Certification
13 3 (7.50%) Linux
13 3 (7.50%) SCCM
13 3 (7.50%) Change Management
13 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
14 2 (5.00%) Time Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (45.00%) Advertising
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
1 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) IT Support
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Rollout Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Flash
1 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) QMS
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) Coaching
5 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 4 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) VCP5
5 1 (2.50%) HNC
5 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) HP