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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / South West
Rank 170 119 152
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 59 150 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 2.61% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.24% 8.66% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 122 78
Median salary £26,250 £29,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.01% +20.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.85%

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
1126 1733 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.26% 30.21% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1524 1404
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Dorset +12 16 £28,500 -
Bristol -23 16 £26,000 -9.56% 7
Wiltshire +2 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Gloucestershire -10 9 £20,500 -47.09% 2
Somerset -8 4 £19,000 +7.04% 1
Devon -1 3 £23,500 +1.07%
Cornwall -13 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 91 (53.53%) Microsoft
4 81 (47.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 69 (40.59%) MS Office
7 63 (37.06%) Windows Server
8 62 (36.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 61 (35.88%) Windows 10
10 59 (34.71%) Windows 8
11 58 (34.12%) MS Excel
12 47 (27.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (27.06%) VMware
14 42 (24.71%) ITIL
15 41 (24.12%) Exchange Server 2010
16 38 (22.35%) LAN
16 38 (22.35%) WAN
17 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (17.06%) Office 365
20 25 (14.71%) Driving Licence
20 25 (14.71%) Service Delivery
21 22 (12.94%) DHCP
21 22 (12.94%) DNS
21 22 (12.94%) Hyper-V
22 21 (12.35%) Citrix
23 20 (11.76%) SLA
23 20 (11.76%) VLAN
24 19 (11.18%) Wi-Fi
24 19 (11.18%) Cisco

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 70 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 41 (24.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.18%) IIS
8 1 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 69 (40.59%) MS Office
2 58 (34.12%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.59%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.06%) Office 365
2 3 (1.76%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.35%) LAN
1 38 (22.35%) WAN
2 22 (12.94%) DHCP
2 22 (12.94%) DNS
3 20 (11.76%) VLAN
4 19 (11.18%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (10.59%) Firewall
6 17 (10.00%) VPN
7 14 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.71%) ADSL
8 8 (4.71%) Wireless
9 7 (4.12%) SAN
10 6 (3.53%) VoIP
11 5 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.76%) Cisco Wireless
12 3 (1.76%) Internet
13 2 (1.18%) DSL
13 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.18%) Intranet
13 2 (1.18%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
1 2 (1.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (8.82%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Legal
3 6 (3.53%) Advertising
4 4 (2.35%) Marketing
5 3 (1.76%) Law
5 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
2 46 (27.06%) Desktop Support
3 37 (21.76%) Analyst
4 35 (20.59%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 34 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 30 (17.65%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 29 (17.06%) IT Support
8 25 (14.71%) Service Analyst
8 25 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 24 (14.12%) Support Engineer
10 20 (11.76%) Support Technician
11 18 (10.59%) Support Analyst
12 16 (9.41%) IT Support Technician
12 16 (9.41%) IT Technician
13 15 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 13 (7.65%) Desktop Engineer
15 12 (7.06%) IT Analyst
16 9 (5.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 9 (5.29%) Service Desk Support
16 9 (5.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) Ajax
2 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (0.59%) CSS
2 1 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.59%) jQuery
2 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.71%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.35%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.76%) CESG
5 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.18%) iPhone
5 2 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.59%) Handset
6 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (47.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (37.06%) Windows Server
4 62 (36.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (35.88%) Windows 10
6 59 (34.71%) Windows 8
7 47 (27.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (11.18%) Windows XP
9 14 (8.24%) Linux
10 13 (7.65%) Unix
11 9 (5.29%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.94%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.76%) Android
13 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.71%) ITIL
2 25 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 10 (5.88%) Migration
4 7 (4.12%) Incident Management
4 7 (4.12%) Patch Management
5 6 (3.53%) PRINCE2
5 6 (3.53%) Project Management
5 6 (3.53%) Service Management
6 5 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 5 (2.94%) Line Management
7 4 (2.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.35%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.35%) Change Management
7 4 (2.35%) Coaching
7 4 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (2.35%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (2.35%) Ticket Management
8 3 (1.76%) Document Management
8 3 (1.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.29%) PowerShell
1 9 (5.29%) SQL
2 5 (2.94%) VBScript
3 4 (2.35%) VB
4 2 (1.18%) PHP
4 2 (1.18%) VBA
5 1 (0.59%) C#
5 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.06%) MCSA
2 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.88%) Degree
4 7 (4.12%) MCSE
4 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.53%) CCNA
5 6 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.94%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.76%) MCITP
7 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.18%) CCNP
8 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) CCA
9 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 100 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.94%) vSphere
6 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.76%) XenApp
7 2 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.18%) UAG
7 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (0.59%) Postfix
8 1 (0.59%) Squid
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.65%) SCCM
2 8 (4.71%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.53%) WSUS
4 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (2.94%) Nagios
4 5 (2.94%) SCOM
5 2 (1.18%) Malwarebytes
6 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 91 (53.53%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.06%) VMware
3 21 (12.35%) Citrix
4 19 (11.18%) Cisco
5 11 (6.47%) Apple
6 9 (5.29%) Dell
6 9 (5.29%) HP
7 8 (4.71%) Wyse
8 7 (4.12%) Adobe
9 6 (3.53%) WatchGuard
10 5 (2.94%) Avaya
11 4 (2.35%) Sage
11 4 (2.35%) Veeam
12 3 (1.76%) arcserve
12 3 (1.76%) Meru Networks
12 3 (1.76%) Sophos
12 3 (1.76%) Veritas
13 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.18%) NetApp
13 2 (1.18%) SAP
South West
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £22,000 per annum £4000 car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified (Negotiable, around £42,000 p/a)
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000 DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car
Posted: 25 days ago