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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 85 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.03% 1.30% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 4.47% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Average salary £25,263 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.82% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,053 £22,800 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,500 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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
348 313 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.62% 29.04% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 313 287 278
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -9 12 £25,500 +2.00% 3
Bridgend -5 1 £15,750 -56.84%
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
3 19 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 18 (47.37%) Advertising
5 17 (44.74%) VMware
5 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (36.84%) Finance
9 11 (28.95%) SAN
10 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) DHCP
11 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (13.16%) Degree
12 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
12 5 (13.16%) SLA
12 5 (13.16%) MCSE
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (10.53%) A+ Certification
13 4 (10.53%) VoIP
13 4 (10.53%) ITIL
13 4 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (7.89%) SCCM
14 3 (7.89%) Change Management
14 3 (7.89%) Linux
14 3 (7.89%) IBM
14 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
15 2 (5.26%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (47.37%) Advertising
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Support
3 6 (15.79%) IT Support
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Support Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Customer Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) QMS
5 1 (2.63%) Coaching
5 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) A+ Certification
3 4 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) VCP5
4 1 (2.63%) HNC
4 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
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