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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.53% 4.26% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.02% 9.75% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 28
Average salary £25,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,065 £53,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
374 359 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.00% 43.73% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 337 355 314
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (81.91%) Active Directory
3 56 (59.57%) Windows 8
4 51 (54.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 36 (38.30%) MS Excel
7 35 (37.23%) MS Office
8 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (32.98%) MS Exchange
10 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
11 28 (29.79%) Citrix
11 28 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (28.72%) Windows XP
12 27 (28.72%) MCSE
12 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (27.66%) SQL
14 25 (26.60%) Linux
15 24 (25.53%) VMware
15 24 (25.53%) Clustering
16 23 (24.47%) LAMP
16 23 (24.47%) MySQL
16 23 (24.47%) Oracle
16 23 (24.47%) Tomcat
17 21 (22.34%) DNS
18 20 (21.28%) Degree
19 19 (20.21%) Network Security
19 19 (20.21%) DHCP
19 19 (20.21%) IIS
20 17 (18.09%) Backup Exec
20 17 (18.09%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (32.98%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.47%) Tomcat
3 19 (20.21%) IIS
4 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
6 9 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.32%) Lync
7 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (38.30%) MS Excel
2 35 (37.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) DNS
2 19 (20.21%) DHCP
2 19 (20.21%) Network Security
3 9 (9.57%) Firewall
4 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.45%) VLAN
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.32%) SNMP
7 4 (4.26%) VPN
8 3 (3.19%) ISDN
8 3 (3.19%) LAN
9 2 (2.13%) WAN
10 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.47%) MySQL
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.26%) QlikView
4 4 (4.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MSI
1 3 (3.19%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (4.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) IT Support
3 19 (20.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (18.09%) Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) Desktop Support
6 12 (12.77%) Support Technician
6 12 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (10.64%) Information Specialist
7 10 (10.64%) Security Specialist
7 10 (10.64%) Information Security Specialist
7 10 (10.64%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Support Specialist
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Support
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Specialist
8 9 (9.57%) IT Support Technician
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Support Specialist
9 7 (7.45%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) LAMP
2 4 (4.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Clustering
2 11 (11.70%) Kindle
3 10 (10.64%) CESG
3 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) AS400
4 6 (6.38%) iSeries
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Open Source
6 3 (3.19%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.13%) EPoS
8 1 (1.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (59.57%) Windows 8
3 51 (54.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (28.72%) Windows XP
5 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (26.60%) Linux
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (5.32%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.13%) UNIX
9 2 (2.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.77%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
2 10 (10.64%) Information Security
2 10 (10.64%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (9.57%) Requirements Management
3 9 (9.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (9.57%) Network Management
3 9 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (6.38%) Software Deployment
4 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 5 (5.32%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.26%) Data Management
6 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.26%) ETL
6 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.13%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) C#
2 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) R
3 3 (3.19%) VBScript
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (28.72%) MCSE
3 20 (21.28%) Degree
4 10 (10.64%) CISM
4 10 (10.64%) CEH
4 10 (10.64%) CISSP
5 6 (6.38%) MCSA
6 4 (4.26%) Postgraduate
6 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) MCDST
7 3 (3.19%) MCITP
8 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.13%) MCP
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.13%) CCNP
8 2 (2.13%) CCNA
9 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) SLA
2 11 (11.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (81.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.57%) XenDesktop
4 7 (7.45%) XenApp
5 5 (5.32%) XenServer
6 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) Backup Exec
2 9 (9.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.79%) Citrix
3 24 (25.53%) VMware
4 23 (24.47%) Oracle
5 17 (18.09%) Cisco
6 11 (11.70%) Symantec
7 5 (5.32%) Dell
8 4 (4.26%) HP
8 4 (4.26%) Cognos
8 4 (4.26%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.19%) SAP
10 2 (2.13%) Intel
10 2 (2.13%) IronPort
10 2 (2.13%) Pegasus
10 2 (2.13%) Apple
11 1 (1.06%) Google