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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 139 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 100 108 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 2.01% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% 7.16% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 120
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £18,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
1568 1509 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.96% 28.03% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1285 1517
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -11 38 £27,000 -3.57% 4
Somerset +21 16 £30,000 +30.43% 4
Gloucestershire -22 16 £26,500 +8.16% 2
Devon +11 10 £21,000 -23.63%
Wiltshire -13 9 £21,750 -15.53% 4
Dorset -23 9 £23,000 +21.05%
Cornwall -5 1 £24,500 -27.94% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
2 143 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 135 (58.44%) Active Directory
4 82 (35.50%) MS Office
5 75 (32.47%) ITIL
5 75 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (29.00%) MS Excel
7 61 (26.41%) Windows XP
8 60 (25.97%) MS Exchange
9 58 (25.11%) Windows 8
10 53 (22.94%) VMware
11 47 (20.35%) Firewall
11 47 (20.35%) TCP/IP
11 47 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 44 (19.05%) SCCM
13 42 (18.18%) Citrix
14 39 (16.88%) DHCP
15 37 (16.02%) DNS
15 37 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
16 34 (14.72%) SLA
17 33 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 32 (13.85%) LAN
18 32 (13.85%) VPN
19 31 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (13.42%) Hyper-V
20 28 (12.12%) WAN
20 28 (12.12%) SQL
21 27 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
22 24 (10.39%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 60 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.06%) Lync
6 13 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.60%) IIS
9 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.87%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.43%) WordPress
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (35.50%) MS Office
2 67 (29.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.30%) MS Project
5 2 (0.87%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) IaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.35%) Firewall
1 47 (20.35%) TCP/IP
2 39 (16.88%) DHCP
3 37 (16.02%) DNS
4 32 (13.85%) LAN
4 32 (13.85%) VPN
5 28 (12.12%) WAN
6 24 (10.39%) SAN
7 17 (7.36%) VoIP
8 13 (5.63%) Wireless
9 12 (5.19%) NAS
10 10 (4.33%) Ethernet
11 9 (3.90%) MPLS
12 7 (3.03%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.16%) Internet
13 5 (2.16%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (1.73%) VLAN
14 4 (1.73%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.73%) WLAN
15 3 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.87%) MSI
General
1 18 (7.79%) Finance
2 8 (3.46%) Legal
3 5 (2.16%) Retail
3 5 (2.16%) Games
4 4 (1.73%) Banking
4 4 (1.73%) Advertising
5 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (25.11%) Analyst
2 51 (22.08%) Support Engineer
3 28 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
3 28 (12.12%) Desktop Support
4 25 (10.82%) IT Support
5 24 (10.39%) Service Analyst
5 24 (10.39%) Service Desk Analyst
6 22 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 17 (7.36%) 1st Line Support
8 16 (6.93%) Help Desk Analyst
9 15 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Support Technician
11 13 (5.63%) Developer
11 13 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (5.19%) Desktop Engineer
13 10 (4.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 10 (4.33%) Trainer
14 9 (3.90%) Coordinator
14 9 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 8 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.06%) .NET
2 13 (5.63%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.90%) WCF
4 7 (3.03%) WPF
5 5 (2.16%) HTML
5 5 (2.16%) CSS
6 4 (1.73%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.87%) jQuery
7 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.87%) Ajax
7 2 (0.87%) Web Services
8 1 (0.43%) COM
8 1 (0.43%) Middleware
8 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.39%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 7 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.60%) Clustering
5 4 (1.73%) iPhone
5 4 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.30%) PDA
6 3 (1.30%) CMDB
6 3 (1.30%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) Handset
7 2 (0.87%) Replication
7 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) PMI
8 1 (0.43%) EPoS
8 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (26.41%) Windows XP
4 58 (25.11%) Windows 8
5 47 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.33%) Linux
8 9 (3.90%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.90%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.16%) AIX
9 5 (2.16%) Solaris
9 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.73%) Android
11 3 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.43%) UNIX
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (32.47%) ITIL
2 20 (8.66%) Service Delivery
3 18 (7.79%) Incident Management
4 15 (6.49%) Time Management
5 10 (4.33%) Service Management
5 10 (4.33%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (4.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (3.46%) Migration
6 8 (3.46%) CAD
6 8 (3.46%) Change Management
7 7 (3.03%) Process Management
7 7 (3.03%) ITSM
7 7 (3.03%) Coaching
8 6 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.16%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.16%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (2.16%) Revenue Management
10 4 (1.73%) Mentoring
10 4 (1.73%) Software Deployment
10 4 (1.73%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.12%) SQL
2 13 (5.63%) C#
3 4 (1.73%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.87%) VBScript
6 1 (0.43%) VB
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.96%) MCP
4 16 (6.93%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (4.76%) MCSA
6 11 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.33%) Degree
8 9 (3.90%) MCDST
9 8 (3.46%) MCSE
10 7 (3.03%) MCITP
11 6 (2.60%) MCTS
12 5 (2.16%) CCA
12 5 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.87%) CCNA
14 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.72%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 135 (58.44%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (13.42%) Hyper-V
3 14 (6.06%) XenApp
4 13 (5.63%) UAG
5 8 (3.46%) Terminal Services
6 7 (3.03%) MetaFrame
7 5 (2.16%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.73%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.30%) XenServer
10 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (19.05%) SCCM
2 17 (7.36%) SCOM
3 11 (4.76%) SCSM
4 7 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.60%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.16%) OpenView
6 5 (2.16%) Unicenter
6 5 (2.16%) WSUS
7 4 (1.73%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.43%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 143 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 53 (22.94%) VMware
3 42 (18.18%) Citrix
4 23 (9.96%) Apple
5 20 (8.66%) Cisco
6 14 (6.06%) HP
7 13 (5.63%) Avaya
8 12 (5.19%) Dell
9 9 (3.90%) Symantec
10 7 (3.03%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.60%) Adobe
11 6 (2.60%) IBM
12 5 (2.16%) Oracle
12 5 (2.16%) McAfee
12 5 (2.16%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.16%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.16%) BMC
13 4 (1.73%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.30%) EMC
14 3 (1.30%) Remedy
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + training, holiday, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South West UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £23,000 to £27,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 23 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago