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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.19% 1.56% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.18% 5.96% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £16,600 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,600 £28,300
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -5.83%
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
311 302 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.58% 26.19% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 290 279 234
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 7 £25,000 -20.63% 4
Bridgend - 6 £36,500 -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) MS Office
4 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
6 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
8 7 (22.58%) Juniper
8 7 (22.58%) OSPF
8 7 (22.58%) McAfee
8 7 (22.58%) BGP
8 7 (22.58%) Websense
8 7 (22.58%) CCNP
8 7 (22.58%) LAN
8 7 (22.58%) WAN
8 7 (22.58%) RIP
8 7 (22.58%) JNCIS
8 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
8 7 (22.58%) CCSE
8 7 (22.58%) Network Design
8 7 (22.58%) SonicWALL
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (22.58%) Aruba
8 7 (22.58%) F5
8 7 (22.58%) Lumension

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) OSPF
2 7 (22.58%) BGP
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
2 7 (22.58%) RIP
2 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.23%) ISDN
6 1 (3.23%) Softswitch
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) IPv6
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (22.58%) Escalation Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) WAP
1 1 (3.23%) OCX
1 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Network Design
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCSE
2 7 (22.58%) CCNP
2 7 (22.58%) JNCIS
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCP
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 7 (22.58%) McAfee
3 7 (22.58%) Websense
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
3 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
3 7 (22.58%) SonicWALL
3 7 (22.58%) Aruba
3 7 (22.58%) F5
3 7 (22.58%) Lumension
4 5 (16.13%) Apple
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Veeam
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.45%) IPFX
7 1 (3.23%) Sonus
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago