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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 126 132 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 131 127 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.31% 2.07% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.60% 6.98% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 121 87 135
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,300 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
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
1523 1819 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.91% 29.71% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1486 1348
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Cornwall +16 40 £23,000 +22.66% 3
Bristol +9 38 £26,500 +10.41% 4
Wiltshire -20 27 £23,750 +5.55% 2
Gloucestershire -6 13 £35,000 +29.62% 2
Dorset +3 6 £32,500 +54.76%
Somerset -3 5 £16,500 -25.84% 1
Devon -1 2 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 175 (66.29%) Active Directory
3 140 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 140 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 115 (43.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (41.29%) Windows Server
6 106 (40.15%) MS Exchange
7 105 (39.77%) Windows 8
8 103 (39.02%) VMware
9 96 (36.36%) ITIL
10 91 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 84 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 81 (30.68%) MS Office
13 79 (29.92%) Firewall
14 76 (28.79%) Citrix
15 75 (28.41%) MS Excel
16 68 (25.76%) SQL Server
17 67 (25.38%) LAN
18 66 (25.00%) SQL
19 62 (23.48%) WAN
19 62 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
20 53 (20.08%) Windows 10
21 52 (19.70%) Cisco
22 51 (19.32%) TCP/IP
23 49 (18.56%) Microsoft Certification
23 49 (18.56%) VLAN
24 46 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2007
25 45 (17.05%) VPN
26 44 (16.67%) WatchGuard
26 44 (16.67%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 106 (40.15%) MS Exchange
2 84 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (14.02%) SharePoint
6 30 (11.36%) Skype for Business
7 11 (4.17%) IIS
8 9 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.52%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 81 (30.68%) MS Office
2 75 (28.41%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (7.20%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.52%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.68%) Office 365
2 8 (3.03%) SaaS
3 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (29.92%) Firewall
2 67 (25.38%) LAN
3 62 (23.48%) WAN
4 51 (19.32%) TCP/IP
5 49 (18.56%) VLAN
6 45 (17.05%) VPN
7 31 (11.74%) SAN
8 26 (9.85%) VoIP
9 21 (7.95%) IPsec
10 18 (6.82%) DNS
11 16 (6.06%) DHCP
12 12 (4.55%) ADSL
12 12 (4.55%) Internet
13 10 (3.79%) PBX
13 10 (3.79%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (3.03%) BGP
14 8 (3.03%) OSPF
15 6 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (1.89%) Wireless
17 3 (1.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.52%) GIS
6 4 (1.52%) MySQL
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.89%) Subversion
3 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.38%) MSI
4 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (13.64%) Finance
2 10 (3.79%) Banking
3 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.89%) Advertising
5 5 (1.89%) Law
6 4 (1.52%) Legal
7 3 (1.14%) Electronics
7 3 (1.14%) German Language
7 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Marketing
8 2 (0.76%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 72 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 70 (26.52%) Analyst
3 48 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 44 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 39 (14.77%) IT Support
6 36 (13.64%) Service Analyst
6 36 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
7 34 (12.88%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (11.74%) Support Analyst
9 30 (11.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 28 (10.61%) 1st Line Support
11 24 (9.09%) IT Engineer
11 24 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
12 22 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 22 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (7.95%) Service Desk Support
14 19 (7.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 18 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 17 (6.44%) Desktop Support
17 16 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.92%) .NET
2 5 (1.89%) Web Services
3 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.76%) HTML
4 2 (0.76%) WPF
4 2 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.38%) CryEngine
5 1 (0.38%) Havok
5 1 (0.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.23%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 22 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 19 (7.20%) EPoS
5 17 (6.44%) iPad
6 11 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 11 (4.17%) iPhone
7 10 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.14%) Physics
13 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
14 1 (0.38%) PDA
14 1 (0.38%) PMI
14 1 (0.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 140 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (43.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (41.29%) Windows Server
5 105 (39.77%) Windows 8
6 62 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (20.08%) Windows 10
8 29 (10.98%) Windows XP
9 24 (9.09%) Mac OS
10 20 (7.58%) Apple iOS
11 19 (7.20%) Linux
12 14 (5.30%) Mac OS X
12 14 (5.30%) Unix
13 10 (3.79%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.89%) Android
15 3 (1.14%) CentOS
16 1 (0.38%) Debian
16 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.36%) ITIL
2 27 (10.23%) Time Management
3 25 (9.47%) Migration
4 24 (9.09%) ERP
5 19 (7.20%) Database Tuning
5 19 (7.20%) Document Management
6 17 (6.44%) Service Management
7 14 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (4.92%) Project Management
9 11 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 11 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 10 (3.79%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.79%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (3.41%) Case Management
11 9 (3.41%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.41%) Patch Management
12 8 (3.03%) Data Protection
12 8 (3.03%) ITIL V3
12 8 (3.03%) Regression Testing
12 8 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (5.68%) C
3 14 (5.30%) Java
4 13 (4.92%) C#
5 12 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.03%) C++
7 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (18.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 27 (10.23%) MCSA
4 22 (8.33%) Degree
5 20 (7.58%) A+ Certification
6 17 (6.44%) MCP
7 16 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
7 16 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 14 (5.30%) MCDST
9 12 (4.55%) MCSE
10 9 (3.41%) DV Cleared
11 8 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (2.65%) CCNA
12 7 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (2.27%) MCITP
13 6 (2.27%) MCTS
14 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.76%) DBS Check
16 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.09%) SLA
2 8 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.14%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 175 (66.29%) Active Directory
2 91 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (16.67%) XenApp
4 40 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.89%) vSphere
6 5 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (9.85%) SCOM
2 24 (9.09%) Foglight
3 22 (8.33%) SCCM
4 14 (5.30%) WSUS
5 11 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.03%) Nagios
7 3 (1.14%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.38%) DameWare
9 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 140 (53.03%) Microsoft
2 103 (39.02%) VMware
3 76 (28.79%) Citrix
4 52 (19.70%) Cisco
5 44 (16.67%) WatchGuard
6 32 (12.12%) NetApp
7 31 (11.74%) HP
8 30 (11.36%) Dell
8 30 (11.36%) Veeam
9 25 (9.47%) EMC
10 24 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 24 (9.09%) Kaseya
10 24 (9.09%) Kaspersky
11 22 (8.33%) Intel Security
12 12 (4.55%) Dell KACE
13 11 (4.17%) Symantec
14 10 (3.79%) Remedy
15 9 (3.41%) Apple
16 5 (1.89%) iManage
16 5 (1.89%) Oracle
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £28k to £35k per year
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