The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 74 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.88% 4.51% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 10.03% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 40
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,325 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Windows 7
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 379 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.09% 45.01% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 221 338 375
Average salary £35,000 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.64% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Southampton region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
4 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (51.61%) DNS
5 16 (51.61%) DHCP
6 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
7 13 (41.94%) Patch Management
7 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
7 13 (41.94%) Fault Management
7 13 (41.94%) SCCM
7 13 (41.94%) SCOM
7 13 (41.94%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 8 (25.81%) Citrix
9 7 (22.58%) XenApp
10 6 (19.35%) vSphere
10 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
11 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
11 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
11 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
11 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
11 5 (16.13%) CCA
11 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) DHCP
1 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (16.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
1 3 (9.68%) XML
1 3 (9.68%) LAMP
1 3 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Thin Client
1 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) Kindle
3 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Technical Architecture
1 13 (41.94%) Fault Management
1 13 (41.94%) Patch Management
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) ETL
3 3 (9.68%) Web Development
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) SDLC
4 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Coaching
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) CCA
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
5 3 (9.68%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (9.68%) HND
6 1 (3.23%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (22.58%) XenApp
4 6 (19.35%) vSphere
5 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
1 13 (41.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Infobright
5 1 (3.23%) IronPort
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Intel