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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 157 120 100
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 85 111 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 2.09% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.20% 7.76% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 100 113
Average salary £24,000 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.79% -26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
1636 1430 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.37% 26.98% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1231 1400
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Bristol -9 29 £25,384 +11.57% 7
Wiltshire -4 14 £21,500 -21.10% 6
Somerset +10 13 £24,500 +6.52% 1
Gloucestershire -22 11 £27,000 +3.84%
Devon +5 9 £21,000 -8.49% 4
Dorset -31 6 £17,500 -16.66% 5
Cornwall - 1 £24,500 - 3
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 140 (59.83%) Microsoft
3 135 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 89 (38.03%) MS Office
5 78 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (30.34%) ITIL
7 70 (29.91%) MS Excel
8 67 (28.63%) Windows 8
9 57 (24.36%) MS Exchange
10 56 (23.93%) VMware
11 49 (20.94%) Windows XP
11 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (17.95%) TCP/IP
12 42 (17.95%) Citrix
13 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 38 (16.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (16.24%) Firewall
15 36 (15.38%) LAN
16 35 (14.96%) SCCM
17 34 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (14.53%) DHCP
17 34 (14.53%) Hyper-V
18 33 (14.10%) WAN
18 33 (14.10%) DNS
18 33 (14.10%) SLA
19 31 (13.25%) SQL Server
20 28 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
21 27 (11.54%) SQL
22 26 (11.11%) VPN
23 23 (9.83%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 57 (24.36%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (8.55%) SharePoint
4 19 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.42%) Lync
7 6 (2.56%) IIS
7 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.85%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.43%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.43%) WordPress
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 89 (38.03%) MS Office
2 70 (29.91%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.85%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) assyst
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.43%) Sage 1000
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.40%) Office 365
2 3 (1.28%) IaaS
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 38 (16.24%) Firewall
3 36 (15.38%) LAN
4 34 (14.53%) DHCP
5 33 (14.10%) WAN
5 33 (14.10%) DNS
6 26 (11.11%) VPN
7 23 (9.83%) SAN
8 15 (6.41%) VoIP
9 12 (5.13%) Wireless
9 12 (5.13%) NAS
10 10 (4.27%) MPLS
11 7 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 7 (2.99%) Internet
12 5 (2.14%) WLAN
12 5 (2.14%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (1.71%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.71%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.71%) VLAN
14 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) Subversion
3 1 (0.43%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (8.55%) Finance
2 8 (3.42%) Legal
3 7 (2.99%) Games
4 5 (2.14%) Retail
4 5 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.71%) Advertising
5 4 (1.71%) Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (27.78%) Analyst
2 53 (22.65%) Support Engineer
3 36 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 30 (12.82%) IT Support
5 27 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (10.68%) Support Analyst
7 23 (9.83%) Service Analyst
7 23 (9.83%) Service Desk Analyst
8 19 (8.12%) Help Desk Analyst
9 17 (7.26%) 1st Line Support
10 15 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (5.56%) Developer
13 12 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
13 12 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 11 (4.70%) IT Support Analyst
15 10 (4.27%) Trainer
15 10 (4.27%) Support Technician
16 9 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 9 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.56%) .NET
1 13 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 9 (3.85%) WCF
3 7 (2.99%) WPF
4 6 (2.56%) HTML
5 5 (2.14%) Application Packaging
5 5 (2.14%) CSS
6 3 (1.28%) Web Services
7 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.85%) jQuery
7 2 (0.85%) Ajax
7 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.43%) Middleware
8 1 (0.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.43%) Havok
8 1 (0.43%) CryEngine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.97%) Blackberry
2 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.42%) Thin Client
3 8 (3.42%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.56%) Clustering
5 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.28%) iPhone
6 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.85%) Replication
6 2 (0.85%) Handset
7 1 (0.43%) PDA
7 1 (0.43%) CMDB
7 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) PMI
7 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (28.63%) Windows 8
4 49 (20.94%) Windows XP
4 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (16.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.70%) Linux
7 7 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.56%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.14%) AIX
9 5 (2.14%) Solaris
9 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.71%) Android
11 3 (1.28%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.34%) ITIL
2 15 (6.41%) Incident Management
3 14 (5.98%) Service Delivery
4 12 (5.13%) Time Management
5 11 (4.70%) Migration
6 10 (4.27%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 9 (3.85%) Change Management
8 7 (2.99%) Coaching
8 7 (2.99%) Service Management
8 7 (2.99%) Process Management
9 6 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.14%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (2.14%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.14%) Revenue Management
10 5 (2.14%) Software Deployment
11 4 (1.71%) ITIL V3
11 4 (1.71%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.71%) Project Management
12 3 (1.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.54%) SQL
2 14 (5.98%) C#
3 5 (2.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.85%) Java
5 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.85%) VBScript
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
6 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.43%) VB
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) C
6 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.40%) MCP
3 18 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.70%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.27%) MCSA
6 10 (4.27%) Degree
6 10 (4.27%) MCDST
7 9 (3.85%) MCSE
8 7 (2.99%) MCITP
9 5 (2.14%) MCTS
10 4 (1.71%) CCA
10 4 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.28%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.28%) VCP4
12 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.85%) CCNA
12 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.10%) SLA
2 4 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 135 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 34 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (14.53%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.98%) XenApp
4 7 (2.99%) UAG
5 5 (2.14%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.71%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.28%) XenServer
8 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (14.96%) SCCM
2 19 (8.12%) SCOM
3 13 (5.56%) SCSM
4 7 (2.99%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.14%) WSUS
5 5 (2.14%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.14%) Unicenter
5 5 (2.14%) OpenView
5 5 (2.14%) Windows Intune
6 4 (1.71%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 140 (59.83%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.93%) VMware
3 42 (17.95%) Citrix
4 19 (8.12%) Cisco
5 16 (6.84%) Apple
6 11 (4.70%) HP
7 8 (3.42%) Avaya
8 7 (2.99%) Dell
9 6 (2.56%) IBM
9 6 (2.56%) Oracle
9 6 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.56%) CA
10 5 (2.14%) BMC
10 5 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.14%) McAfee
10 5 (2.14%) Adobe
11 4 (1.71%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.28%) Symantec
12 3 (1.28%) Remedy
12 3 (1.28%) EMC
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