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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 123 134 135
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 129 121 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.32% 2.04% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.68% 6.87% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 116 103 97
Median salary £29,750 £24,000 £24,775
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.95% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £19,600 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
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
1487 1762 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.76% 29.73% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1504 1451
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +21 39 £31,250 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire +13 33 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Bristol +19 32 £28,000 +1.81% 3
Somerset -9 12 £23,500 +9.30% 3
Cornwall - 7 £24,000 - 1
Devon 0 5 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Dorset -20 1 £19,000 -17.39%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 137 (58.80%) Microsoft
3 134 (57.51%) Active Directory
4 109 (46.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (43.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (39.06%) MS Exchange
7 88 (37.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (36.91%) Windows Server
9 84 (36.05%) MS Excel
10 83 (35.62%) VMware
11 79 (33.91%) Windows 8
12 78 (33.48%) Windows 10
13 70 (30.04%) MS Office
14 63 (27.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 62 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 56 (24.03%) Firewall
17 52 (22.32%) SQL Server
18 50 (21.46%) LAN
19 49 (21.03%) WAN
19 49 (21.03%) DNS
19 49 (21.03%) Office 365
20 48 (20.60%) Cisco
21 47 (20.17%) TCP/IP
21 47 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
22 44 (18.88%) DHCP
23 40 (17.17%) VoIP
23 40 (17.17%) WatchGuard
24 37 (15.88%) SQL
24 37 (15.88%) ITIL
24 37 (15.88%) Citrix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (39.06%) MS Exchange
2 63 (27.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (8.58%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.29%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.00%) IIS
8 4 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 84 (36.05%) MS Excel
2 70 (30.04%) MS Office
3 13 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (21.03%) Office 365
2 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.03%) Firewall
2 50 (21.46%) LAN
3 49 (21.03%) DNS
3 49 (21.03%) WAN
4 47 (20.17%) TCP/IP
5 44 (18.88%) DHCP
6 40 (17.17%) VoIP
7 32 (13.73%) VPN
8 31 (13.30%) SAN
9 25 (10.73%) ADSL
10 20 (8.58%) PBX
11 19 (8.15%) VLAN
12 18 (7.73%) Wireless
13 15 (6.44%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (6.01%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (5.15%) Internet
16 10 (4.29%) Structured Cabling
17 7 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
18 4 (1.72%) Intranet
18 4 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.15%) QlikView
5 2 (0.86%) MS Access
5 2 (0.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.86%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.86%) MSI
General
1 12 (5.15%) Finance
2 6 (2.58%) Legal
3 4 (1.72%) Back Office
4 2 (0.86%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Law
5 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 82 (35.19%) Analyst
2 63 (27.04%) Support Engineer
3 62 (26.61%) Desktop Support
4 58 (24.89%) Support Analyst
5 50 (21.46%) 2nd Line Support
6 36 (15.45%) Service Desk Support
7 35 (15.02%) IT Support
7 35 (15.02%) Service Analyst
8 34 (14.59%) Service Desk Analyst
9 29 (12.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 29 (12.45%) Desktop Analyst
9 29 (12.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 27 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 27 (11.59%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 26 (11.16%) 1st Line Support
12 23 (9.87%) IT Engineer
13 22 (9.44%) IT Support Engineer
13 22 (9.44%) Service Desk Engineer
14 21 (9.01%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 21 (9.01%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) HTML
2 2 (0.86%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.86%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.16%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.15%) EqualLogic
3 10 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (4.29%) EPoS
3 10 (4.29%) iPhone
4 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.15%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.86%) Handset
7 2 (0.86%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) PDA
8 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (46.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (43.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 88 (37.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 86 (36.91%) Windows Server
6 79 (33.91%) Windows 8
7 78 (33.48%) Windows 10
8 31 (13.30%) Windows XP
9 28 (12.02%) Linux
10 21 (9.01%) Android
11 20 (8.58%) Unix
12 16 (6.87%) Windows Vista
13 12 (5.15%) Mac OS X
14 9 (3.86%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.72%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.88%) ITIL
2 17 (7.30%) Project Management
3 16 (6.87%) PRINCE2
4 15 (6.44%) Data Protection
5 14 (6.01%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (5.15%) ERP
6 12 (5.15%) Time Management
7 11 (4.72%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (4.29%) Database Tuning
8 10 (4.29%) Patch Management
9 9 (3.86%) Software Deployment
10 7 (3.00%) Migration
11 6 (2.58%) Change Management
12 5 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.15%) Line Management
12 5 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.15%) Service Management
13 4 (1.72%) Defect Management
13 4 (1.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.88%) SQL
2 9 (3.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.86%) VB
3 2 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (12.02%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.73%) MCSA
4 21 (9.01%) A+ Certification
5 20 (8.58%) SC Cleared
6 19 (8.15%) Network+ Certification
7 15 (6.44%) DV Cleared
8 8 (3.43%) MCP
9 7 (3.00%) CCNA
9 7 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.15%) MCSE
11 4 (1.72%) Degree
11 4 (1.72%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.86%) MCDST
13 2 (0.86%) MCITP
13 2 (0.86%) MCTS
13 2 (0.86%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.01%) SLA
2 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 134 (57.51%) Active Directory
2 62 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.30%) Hyper-V
3 24 (10.30%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (6.44%) XenApp
5 13 (5.58%) VMware ESX
6 12 (5.15%) vSphere
7 8 (3.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.72%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.29%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.86%) UAG
11 2 (0.86%) XenServer
12 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (13.30%) SCCM
2 18 (7.73%) SCOM
3 13 (5.58%) WSUS
4 12 (5.15%) Foglight
5 7 (3.00%) AirWatch
6 6 (2.58%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.72%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.29%) SCDPM
9 3 (1.29%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.86%) Nagios
11 1 (0.43%) DameWare
11 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.43%) SCSM
Vendors
1 137 (58.80%) Microsoft
2 83 (35.62%) VMware
3 48 (20.60%) Cisco
4 40 (17.17%) WatchGuard
5 37 (15.88%) Citrix
6 18 (7.73%) HP
7 16 (6.87%) Apple
7 16 (6.87%) EMC
8 15 (6.44%) Dell
8 15 (6.44%) Veeam
9 12 (5.15%) Fortinet
9 12 (5.15%) Kaseya
9 12 (5.15%) Kaspersky
9 12 (5.15%) NetApp
10 11 (4.72%) Avaya
11 8 (3.43%) iManage
12 6 (2.58%) Adobe
12 6 (2.58%) Meru Networks
13 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.15%) Sage
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