The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 110 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 142 154 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.45% 2.63% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.05% 10.14% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 97 139 103
Average salary £22,500 £26,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -4.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,950 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,550 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
England

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1764 1518 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.41% 25.88% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1338 1304
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South West region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows 7
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Wiltshire +14 46 £22,500 -47.05% 7
Gloucestershire -8 34 £27,000 +20.00% 5
Bristol -21 30 £24,000 -31.42% 8
Dorset +5 13 £21,000 -4.54% 1
Devon -9 9 £22,500 -1.96% 1
Somerset +2 7 £22,250 -1.11% 3
Cornwall -9 3 £21,500 -10.41%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Windows
2 150 (64.94%) Active Directory
3 134 (58.01%) Microsoft
4 104 (45.02%) MS Office
5 92 (39.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (35.50%) Windows 8
7 79 (34.20%) MS Excel
8 68 (29.44%) MS Exchange
8 68 (29.44%) VMware
9 67 (29.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (28.14%) ITIL
11 52 (22.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 48 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 47 (20.35%) Windows XP
13 47 (20.35%) Citrix
14 42 (18.18%) DNS
15 41 (17.75%) TCP/IP
16 38 (16.45%) DHCP
17 33 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 32 (13.85%) LAN
19 31 (13.42%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (12.99%) Cisco
20 30 (12.99%) SCCM
21 29 (12.55%) WAN
22 28 (12.12%) VPN
23 27 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
24 26 (11.26%) SAN
25 25 (10.82%) Firewall
26 24 (10.39%) HP
26 24 (10.39%) Hyper-V

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 68 (29.44%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.23%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (4.76%) IIS
6 9 (3.90%) WorkSite
6 9 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.73%) Lync
Applications
1 104 (45.02%) MS Office
2 79 (34.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Sage 1000
1 1 (0.43%) assyst
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Route 53
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.18%) DNS
2 41 (17.75%) TCP/IP
3 38 (16.45%) DHCP
4 32 (13.85%) LAN
5 29 (12.55%) WAN
6 28 (12.12%) VPN
7 26 (11.26%) SAN
8 25 (10.82%) Firewall
9 15 (6.49%) VoIP
10 9 (3.90%) Ethernet
11 8 (3.46%) WLAN
12 7 (3.03%) Internet
12 7 (3.03%) Wireless
12 7 (3.03%) ADSL
13 6 (2.60%) 3G
13 6 (2.60%) MPLS
13 6 (2.60%) VLAN
14 5 (2.16%) LTE
14 5 (2.16%) SS7
14 5 (2.16%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
2 1 (0.43%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 23 (9.96%) Finance
2 11 (4.76%) Games
3 8 (3.46%) Law
3 8 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.03%) Legal
5 6 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Marketing
7 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 2 (0.87%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (37.23%) Analyst
2 60 (25.97%) Support Engineer
3 46 (19.91%) Desktop Support
4 41 (17.75%) Support Analyst
5 30 (12.99%) Service Analyst
5 30 (12.99%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (12.99%) IT Support
6 25 (10.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (6.49%) Help Desk Analyst
9 15 (6.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 15 (6.49%) Desktop Analyst
10 14 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
11 13 (5.63%) Support Technician
12 11 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.33%) .NET
2 9 (3.90%) WCF
2 9 (3.90%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.03%) WPF
4 5 (2.16%) Software Packaging
5 4 (1.73%) Web Services
6 2 (0.87%) CSS
6 2 (0.87%) Ajax
6 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.87%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.87%) jQuery
6 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.43%) Havok
7 1 (0.43%) CryEngine
7 1 (0.43%) LAMP
7 1 (0.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Blackberry
2 15 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.76%) iPhone
4 8 (3.46%) iPad
5 5 (2.16%) BYOD
5 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.16%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.16%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.16%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.30%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.30%) Handset
6 3 (1.30%) Life Science
6 3 (1.30%) Statistics
7 2 (0.87%) PDA
8 1 (0.43%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (39.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (35.50%) Windows 8
4 67 (29.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (22.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (20.35%) Windows XP
7 21 (9.09%) Linux
8 8 (3.46%) Windows Vista
9 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.73%) Android
11 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.30%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.14%) ITIL
2 21 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 15 (6.49%) Service Delivery
4 9 (3.90%) Migration
5 8 (3.46%) Service Management
5 8 (3.46%) Project Management
5 8 (3.46%) Document Management
6 7 (3.03%) Software Delivery
7 6 (2.60%) Time Management
7 6 (2.60%) ITIL V3
7 6 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.16%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.16%) Change Management
8 5 (2.16%) CRM
9 4 (1.73%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.30%) Network Management
10 3 (1.30%) Information Security
10 3 (1.30%) Process Management
11 2 (0.87%) ITSM
11 2 (0.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.93%) SQL
2 11 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.76%) C#
3 5 (2.16%) C
3 5 (2.16%) Java
4 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.87%) C++
4 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (13.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.63%) MCP
3 13 (5.63%) Degree
4 10 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.60%) MCDST
7 5 (2.16%) MCITP
7 5 (2.16%) MCSE
7 5 (2.16%) MCSA
8 3 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.43%) MOS
10 1 (0.43%) MCTS
10 1 (0.43%) CCNA
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.73%) QA
System Software
1 150 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 48 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.39%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.76%) XenApp
5 8 (3.46%) vSphere
6 6 (2.60%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.30%) XenServer
7 3 (1.30%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.87%) UAG
8 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (12.99%) SCCM
2 9 (3.90%) WSUS
3 7 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.60%) SCOM
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Intune
5 5 (2.16%) SCSM
6 3 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 134 (58.01%) Microsoft
2 68 (29.44%) VMware
3 47 (20.35%) Citrix
4 30 (12.99%) Cisco
5 24 (10.39%) HP
6 15 (6.49%) Apple
7 14 (6.06%) Dell
8 10 (4.33%) McAfee
9 9 (3.90%) Symantec
9 9 (3.90%) Remedy
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle
10 8 (3.46%) EMC
10 8 (3.46%) Avaya
10 8 (3.46%) Meridio
10 8 (3.46%) Hummingbird
10 8 (3.46%) OpenText
11 7 (3.03%) CA
12 6 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.60%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.16%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £31000.00 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheddar, Somerset
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Coleford, Gloucestershire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Arval
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago