The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 104 100 156
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +56
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 140 142 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 2.59% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 8.93% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 122 109 63
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1553 1591 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.43% 29.06% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1396 1219
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 7
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol 0 38 £23,500 -12.96% 13
Wiltshire -8 30 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Gloucestershire +12 25 £26,500 -22.62% 3
Somerset +6 19 £22,500 +2.27% 8
Dorset -7 15 £25,750 +9.57% 4
Devon -17 9 £22,950 -37.55% 4
Cornwall - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Windows
2 150 (60.73%) Microsoft
3 129 (52.23%) Active Directory
4 101 (40.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (39.27%) MS Excel
6 93 (37.65%) MS Exchange
7 83 (33.60%) VMware
8 79 (31.98%) MS Office
9 76 (30.77%) Firewall
10 74 (29.96%) Windows XP
11 66 (26.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 65 (26.32%) ITIL
13 57 (23.08%) DNS
14 54 (21.86%) SCCM
15 53 (21.46%) TCP/IP
15 53 (21.46%) VPN
15 53 (21.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 52 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 51 (20.65%) Blackberry
18 49 (19.84%) SQL Server
19 46 (18.62%) LAN
20 45 (18.22%) Windows 8
21 41 (16.60%) DHCP
22 39 (15.79%) SQL
22 39 (15.79%) Degree
23 32 (12.96%) SharePoint
24 31 (12.55%) Apple iOS
25 30 (12.15%) Citrix
26 29 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2010
26 29 (11.74%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 93 (37.65%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.96%) SharePoint
3 29 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (9.72%) IIS
5 22 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (7.29%) WorkSite
7 14 (5.67%) Lync
8 13 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.21%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.81%) CMS
13 2 (0.81%) Apache
14 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.40%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 97 (39.27%) MS Excel
2 79 (31.98%) MS Office
3 7 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (30.77%) Firewall
2 57 (23.08%) DNS
3 53 (21.46%) TCP/IP
3 53 (21.46%) VPN
4 46 (18.62%) LAN
5 41 (16.60%) DHCP
6 26 (10.53%) SAN
7 25 (10.12%) WAN
8 17 (6.88%) Ethernet
9 15 (6.07%) SMTP
10 14 (5.67%) Internet
11 13 (5.26%) HTTP
11 13 (5.26%) Wireless
11 13 (5.26%) IPsec
12 10 (4.05%) Network Security
12 10 (4.05%) PPTP
13 9 (3.64%) VoIP
14 5 (2.02%) VLAN
15 4 (1.62%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.62%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.88%) MySQL
3 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.21%) Big Data
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) MSI
1 3 (1.21%) FrontPage
General
1 23 (9.31%) Finance
2 18 (7.29%) Legal
3 14 (5.67%) Multimedia
4 13 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.05%) Back Office
6 7 (2.83%) Local Government
7 4 (1.62%) Automotive
7 4 (1.62%) Law
8 3 (1.21%) French Language
8 3 (1.21%) German Language
8 3 (1.21%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.21%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.21%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 74 (29.96%) Analyst
2 55 (22.27%) Support Engineer
3 34 (13.77%) Support Analyst
4 31 (12.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (11.34%) IT Support
6 27 (10.93%) Desktop Support
7 25 (10.12%) Service Analyst
8 24 (9.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 20 (8.10%) Desktop Engineer
10 17 (6.88%) Administrator
11 14 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.67%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (5.67%) IT Support Analyst
12 13 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
13 12 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (4.45%) IT Support Engineer
15 10 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
15 10 (4.05%) Help Desk Analyst
16 9 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.67%) HTML
2 13 (5.26%) XML
3 7 (2.83%) .NET
4 4 (1.62%) CSS
4 4 (1.62%) ODBC
5 3 (1.21%) Middleware
5 3 (1.21%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.21%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.40%) HTML5
7 1 (0.40%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.65%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.45%) iPhone
2 11 (4.45%) Digital Media
3 10 (4.05%) iPad
4 8 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.24%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.83%) PDA
6 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.62%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.62%) Firmware
7 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.21%) Handset
8 3 (1.21%) Clustering
9 2 (0.81%) IVR
9 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.81%) EPoS
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 247 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (40.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (29.96%) Windows XP
4 52 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (18.22%) Windows 8
6 31 (12.55%) Apple iOS
7 29 (11.74%) Android
8 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (8.91%) Linux
10 12 (4.86%) Mac OS
11 9 (3.64%) Windows 2000
11 9 (3.64%) Mac OS X
12 8 (3.24%) Solaris
13 4 (1.62%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.21%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.32%) ITIL
2 24 (9.72%) Service Delivery
2 24 (9.72%) Problem Management
3 20 (8.10%) Asset Management
4 19 (7.69%) Change Management
5 18 (7.29%) Migration
5 18 (7.29%) Time Management
6 17 (6.88%) Software Deployment
7 15 (6.07%) Service Management
7 15 (6.07%) CAD
8 13 (5.26%) Content Management
9 12 (4.86%) Supplier Management
9 12 (4.86%) Network Management
10 11 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.45%) Project Management
11 10 (4.05%) Workflow
11 10 (4.05%) Configuration Management
11 10 (4.05%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.24%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.79%) SQL
2 6 (2.43%) Java
2 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.21%) VB
4 2 (0.81%) C
4 2 (0.81%) VBScript
5 1 (0.40%) PHP
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (21.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (15.79%) Degree
3 27 (10.93%) MCSE
4 22 (8.91%) MCP
5 19 (7.69%) MCSA
6 12 (4.86%) MCITP
7 11 (4.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.64%) CCNA
8 9 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.24%) MCTS
10 7 (2.83%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.43%) CCNP
12 4 (1.62%) MCSD
12 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.62%) CITP
13 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.21%) HND
14 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (1.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 129 (52.23%) Active Directory
2 66 (26.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.34%) VMware ESX
4 21 (8.50%) Hyper-V
5 18 (7.29%) Terminal Services
6 11 (4.45%) vSphere
7 7 (2.83%) UAG
7 7 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.43%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.21%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.21%) XenApp
11 2 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 54 (21.86%) SCCM
2 12 (4.86%) Nagios
3 10 (4.05%) WSUS
4 9 (3.64%) SAP Afaria
5 8 (3.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (3.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.43%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.62%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (1.62%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.21%) DameWare
8 3 (1.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 150 (60.73%) Microsoft
2 83 (33.60%) VMware
3 30 (12.15%) Citrix
4 27 (10.93%) Dell
4 27 (10.93%) Cisco
5 23 (9.31%) Apple
6 20 (8.10%) HP
7 14 (5.67%) Oracle
7 14 (5.67%) LANDesk
8 13 (5.26%) Avaya
9 10 (4.05%) SAP
10 7 (2.83%) Remedy
10 7 (2.83%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.43%) Symantec
11 6 (2.43%) Mitel
11 6 (2.43%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.62%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.62%) Genesys
12 4 (1.62%) Empirix
12 4 (1.62%) Verint
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22950 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Remit Resources
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas 50
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: £23,945 per annum grade I point 28
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago