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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 138 112 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 112 137 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.82% 2.37% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.28% 8.98% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78 121 109
Average salary £22,500 £24,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
1784 1526 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.95% 26.35% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1341 1392
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +7 33 £21,000 -50.58% 3
Bristol -5 27 £24,000 +2.12% 4
Gloucestershire -12 23 £27,000 +9.09% 3
Dorset -21 15 £21,000 -18.44% 2
Devon -8 6 £21,750 -5.22% 4
Somerset -8 4 £22,250 -1.11% 1
Cornwall -12 3 £21,500 -10.41% 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 135 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 93 (43.06%) MS Office
5 80 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (36.57%) MS Excel
7 73 (33.80%) Windows 8
8 66 (30.56%) ITIL
9 62 (28.70%) VMware
10 60 (27.78%) MS Exchange
11 53 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (22.69%) Citrix
13 41 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (17.59%) Windows XP
14 38 (17.59%) TCP/IP
15 37 (17.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (15.28%) DNS
16 33 (15.28%) SCCM
17 32 (14.81%) LAN
18 31 (14.35%) DHCP
19 28 (12.96%) WAN
19 28 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
20 27 (12.50%) Cisco
21 25 (11.57%) Firewall
22 24 (11.11%) Hyper-V
23 23 (10.65%) SLA
24 22 (10.19%) HP
24 22 (10.19%) VPN
24 22 (10.19%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.70%) IIS
7 8 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.24%) WorkSite
8 7 (3.24%) Lync
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 93 (43.06%) MS Office
2 79 (36.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) assyst
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.26%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.59%) TCP/IP
2 33 (15.28%) DNS
3 32 (14.81%) LAN
4 31 (14.35%) DHCP
5 28 (12.96%) WAN
6 25 (11.57%) Firewall
7 22 (10.19%) VPN
8 20 (9.26%) SAN
9 12 (5.56%) VoIP
10 9 (4.17%) Wireless
11 8 (3.70%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.78%) MPLS
13 5 (2.31%) Internet
14 4 (1.85%) WLAN
14 4 (1.85%) VLAN
15 3 (1.39%) LTE
15 3 (1.39%) SS7
15 3 (1.39%) PSTN
15 3 (1.39%) GPRS
15 3 (1.39%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) MSI
2 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (8.80%) Finance
2 12 (5.56%) Games
3 8 (3.70%) Law
3 8 (3.70%) Legal
4 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (37.96%) Analyst
2 53 (24.54%) Support Engineer
3 39 (18.06%) Desktop Support
3 39 (18.06%) Support Analyst
4 30 (13.89%) IT Support
5 28 (12.96%) Service Analyst
5 28 (12.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 16 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
10 12 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 11 (5.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (5.09%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (4.63%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 10 (4.63%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.63%) .NET
1 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET
2 9 (4.17%) WCF
3 7 (3.24%) WPF
4 4 (1.85%) Web Services
5 3 (1.39%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.39%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.93%) HTML
6 2 (0.93%) Ajax
6 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.93%) jQuery
6 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.46%) Havok
7 1 (0.46%) CryEngine
7 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.70%) iPhone
4 7 (3.24%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.24%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.31%) iPad
6 4 (1.85%) BYOD
6 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.39%) Handset
7 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.39%) Life Science
7 3 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.93%) PDA
9 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.46%) CMDB
9 1 (0.46%) EPoS
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 216 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (33.80%) Windows 8
4 53 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (17.59%) Windows XP
6 37 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (6.48%) Linux
8 5 (2.31%) Android
9 3 (1.39%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.56%) ITIL
2 21 (9.72%) Incident Management
3 16 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 11 (5.09%) Migration
5 9 (4.17%) Service Management
6 7 (3.24%) Change Management
6 7 (3.24%) Document Management
6 7 (3.24%) Time Management
7 6 (2.78%) Software Delivery
8 5 (2.31%) Revenue Management
8 5 (2.31%) Software Deployment
8 5 (2.31%) ITIL V3
9 4 (1.85%) Process Management
9 4 (1.85%) Configuration Management
9 4 (1.85%) Project Management
9 4 (1.85%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.39%) Coaching
10 3 (1.39%) CRM
10 3 (1.39%) ITSM
10 3 (1.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.41%) SQL
2 11 (5.09%) C#
3 10 (4.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.31%) Java
5 3 (1.39%) C
6 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.93%) VBScript
7 1 (0.46%) VB
7 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.46%) PHP
7 1 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (17.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.87%) MCP
3 15 (6.94%) Security Cleared
4 14 (6.48%) Degree
5 13 (6.02%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.17%) MCDST
8 7 (3.24%) MCSA
9 6 (2.78%) MCSE
9 6 (2.78%) MCITP
10 4 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.85%) MCTS
11 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.93%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.46%) CCNA
12 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) SLA
2 4 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 135 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 41 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.41%) XenApp
5 5 (2.31%) vSphere
6 4 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.39%) XenServer
7 3 (1.39%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.93%) UAG
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (15.28%) SCCM
2 11 (5.09%) SCOM
3 8 (3.70%) WSUS
3 8 (3.70%) SCSM
4 5 (2.31%) Windows Intune
4 5 (2.31%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.39%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 138 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 62 (28.70%) VMware
3 49 (22.69%) Citrix
4 27 (12.50%) Cisco
5 22 (10.19%) HP
6 15 (6.94%) Apple
7 9 (4.17%) Avaya
7 9 (4.17%) Dell
8 8 (3.70%) McAfee
9 7 (3.24%) Meridio
9 7 (3.24%) Hummingbird
9 7 (3.24%) OpenText
9 7 (3.24%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.78%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.78%) Symantec
10 6 (2.78%) Remedy
10 6 (2.78%) EMC
10 6 (2.78%) CA
11 5 (2.31%) Veeam
12 4 (1.85%) Red Hat
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On Call Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + £1,500 training allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 23 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago