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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 133 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 127 114 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.12% 1.87% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.17% 6.73% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 93
Average salary £24,000 £24,763 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,875 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
1772 1694 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.63% 27.84% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1508 1448 1274
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 38 £24,000 - 8
Dorset +18 32 £22,500 +2.27% 10
Bristol -18 23 £30,000 +20.54% 9
Somerset +5 15 £21,500 -28.33% 4
Gloucestershire -19 14 £25,000 -13.79% 4
Devon -2 5 £25,500 +39.72% 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 165 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 134 (50.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 126 (47.73%) Microsoft
5 111 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (34.47%) MS Office
7 86 (32.58%) MS Exchange
8 85 (32.20%) Windows 8
9 70 (26.52%) MS Excel
10 69 (26.14%) VMware
11 67 (25.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 58 (21.97%) ITIL
13 55 (20.83%) DNS
14 50 (18.94%) DHCP
15 46 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 45 (17.05%) Windows XP
17 44 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 41 (15.53%) Citrix
19 40 (15.15%) VPN
19 40 (15.15%) LAN
19 40 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
20 39 (14.77%) Firewall
21 34 (12.88%) Finance
22 32 (12.12%) SCCM
23 31 (11.74%) WAN
23 31 (11.74%) SLA
24 30 (11.36%) SAN
25 29 (10.98%) Linux
26 27 (10.23%) TCP/IP
26 27 (10.23%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 86 (32.58%) MS Exchange
2 46 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.23%) Lync
4 18 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (3.79%) IIS
9 9 (3.41%) WorkSite
10 6 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 91 (34.47%) MS Office
2 70 (26.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.38%) Route 53
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (20.83%) DNS
2 50 (18.94%) DHCP
3 40 (15.15%) LAN
3 40 (15.15%) VPN
4 39 (14.77%) Firewall
5 31 (11.74%) WAN
6 30 (11.36%) SAN
7 27 (10.23%) TCP/IP
8 19 (7.20%) WLAN
8 19 (7.20%) Internet
9 18 (6.82%) VLAN
10 11 (4.17%) MPLS
11 8 (3.03%) IPsec
12 7 (2.65%) VoIP
13 6 (2.27%) ADSL
13 6 (2.27%) Ethernet
13 6 (2.27%) 3G
14 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.89%) Network Security
14 5 (1.89%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Yeoman
2 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 34 (12.88%) Finance
2 20 (7.58%) Law
3 15 (5.68%) Marketing
4 14 (5.30%) Legal
5 9 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.03%) Games
7 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.52%) Banking
9 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
10 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.76%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.38%) French Language
11 1 (0.38%) German Language
11 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (34.85%) Analyst
2 60 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 46 (17.42%) Support Analyst
4 41 (15.53%) Desktop Support
5 34 (12.88%) Service Analyst
6 33 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 32 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
8 29 (10.98%) IT Support
9 28 (10.61%) Support Technician
10 23 (8.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (7.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 19 (7.20%) Desktop Analyst
12 15 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (5.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 13 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
16 10 (3.79%) IT Support Analyst
16 10 (3.79%) Technical Support
17 9 (3.41%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.89%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.14%) Web Services
3 2 (0.76%) .NET
3 2 (0.76%) CSS
4 1 (0.38%) Flash
4 1 (0.38%) LAMP
4 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.44%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.30%) iPhone
4 13 (4.92%) iPad
5 8 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.65%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.89%) Statistics
7 5 (1.89%) BYOD
7 5 (1.89%) Handset
8 4 (1.52%) Life Science
8 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) PDA
10 1 (0.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (50.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 111 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 85 (32.20%) Windows 8
5 67 (25.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (17.05%) Windows XP
7 29 (10.98%) Linux
8 9 (3.41%) Android
8 9 (3.41%) Mac OS
9 7 (2.65%) Windows Phone
10 6 (2.27%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.14%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.38%) UNIX
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.97%) ITIL
2 25 (9.47%) Service Delivery
3 16 (6.06%) Project Management
3 16 (6.06%) Service Management
3 16 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 15 (5.68%) Migration
5 12 (4.55%) Document Management
6 11 (4.17%) Security Patching
7 9 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (3.41%) Asset Management
8 7 (2.65%) Configuration Management
8 7 (2.65%) Office Automation
9 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 6 (2.27%) Change Management
10 5 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (1.89%) CRM
10 5 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (1.89%) Time Management
11 4 (1.52%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.06%) SQL
2 12 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.03%) C
4 5 (1.89%) Java
4 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.52%) R
6 3 (1.14%) C++
7 2 (0.76%) C#
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.06%) Degree
4 13 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.79%) MCP
6 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.27%) MCSE
8 4 (1.52%) MCDST
9 3 (1.14%) MCSA
9 3 (1.14%) MCITP
10 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.76%) MCTS
11 1 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 165 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.33%) XenApp
4 21 (7.95%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.68%) vSphere
6 6 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.52%) XenServer
9 3 (1.14%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.38%) UAG
11 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (12.12%) SCCM
2 12 (4.55%) SCOM
3 10 (3.79%) WSUS
4 8 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.14%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.76%) SCSM
9 1 (0.38%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.38%) Nagios
9 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 126 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 69 (26.14%) VMware
3 41 (15.53%) Citrix
4 26 (9.85%) Cisco
5 20 (7.58%) HP
6 15 (5.68%) Dell
7 14 (5.30%) Apple
8 13 (4.92%) Remedy
9 12 (4.55%) Avaya
10 10 (3.79%) Oracle
11 9 (3.41%) Symantec
12 8 (3.03%) McAfee
12 8 (3.03%) EMC
12 8 (3.03%) ServiceNow
13 7 (2.65%) Hummingbird
13 7 (2.65%) OpenText
13 7 (2.65%) Veeam
13 7 (2.65%) Meridio
14 6 (2.27%) Reuters
14 6 (2.27%) Bloomberg
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wiltshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 20 hours ago
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GCS
Salary: Bonus & Traininig
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £140 - £160 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000 per annum + OTE £28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
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Bristol
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