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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 43 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.11% 4.91% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.72% 10.86% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 21
Average salary £31,000 £24,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.83% -16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -3.33%
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
367 405 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 43.59% 45.20% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 327 397 360
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (82.00%) Active Directory
3 59 (59.00%) Windows 8
4 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (47.00%) Microsoft
6 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
8 36 (36.00%) MS Excel
9 34 (34.00%) SQL Server
9 34 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (33.00%) SQL
10 33 (33.00%) MS Office
10 33 (33.00%) MCSE
11 29 (29.00%) Linux
11 29 (29.00%) VMware
12 28 (28.00%) Clustering
13 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (25.00%) Windows XP
14 25 (25.00%) DNS
15 24 (24.00%) Citrix
16 23 (23.00%) Tomcat
16 23 (23.00%) MySQL
16 23 (23.00%) Oracle
16 23 (23.00%) LAMP
17 22 (22.00%) IIS
18 20 (20.00%) Cisco
18 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (20.00%) Degree
19 19 (19.00%) Network Security
19 19 (19.00%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (23.00%) Tomcat
3 22 (22.00%) IIS
4 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (14.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (7.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (5.00%) Lync
8 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 33 (33.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) IaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.00%) DNS
2 19 (19.00%) DHCP
2 19 (19.00%) Network Security
3 12 (12.00%) Firewall
4 9 (9.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.00%) VLAN
6 6 (6.00%) VPN
6 6 (6.00%) LAN
7 5 (5.00%) WAN
7 5 (5.00%) SNMP
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.00%) ISDN
9 2 (2.00%) IPsec
9 2 (2.00%) SSL
10 1 (1.00%) SAN
10 1 (1.00%) Wireless
10 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.00%) MySQL
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) Pentaho
4 4 (4.00%) QlikView
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MSI
1 3 (3.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) IT Support
2 22 (22.00%) Support Engineer
3 21 (21.00%) Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (14.00%) Support Technician
6 11 (11.00%) Desktop Support
6 11 (11.00%) IT Support Technician
7 10 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
7 10 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 10 (10.00%) Information Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) Applications Support Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) Support Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) Applications Support
8 9 (9.00%) Applications Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) LAMP
2 4 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Clustering
2 11 (11.00%) Kindle
3 10 (10.00%) CESG
3 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.00%) AS400
4 4 (4.00%) iSeries
4 4 (4.00%) Open Source
5 3 (3.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (59.00%) Windows 8
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (29.00%) Linux
6 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 10 (10.00%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.00%) UNIX
9 6 (6.00%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.00%) Android
12 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (10.00%) Information Security
2 10 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (10.00%) Network Management
3 9 (9.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.00%) Software Deployment
6 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.00%) ETL
6 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.00%) Data Management
7 2 (2.00%) Time Management
8 1 (1.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) SQL
2 9 (9.00%) C#
3 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.00%) R
4 3 (3.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) C++
5 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (33.00%) MCSE
3 20 (20.00%) Degree
4 13 (13.00%) MCSA
5 10 (10.00%) CISSP
5 10 (10.00%) CISM
5 10 (10.00%) CEH
6 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
7 3 (3.00%) MCP
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.00%) MCDST
7 3 (3.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) SLA
2 11 (11.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (82.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (6.00%) XenApp
5 5 (5.00%) XenServer
6 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (47.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.00%) VMware
3 24 (24.00%) Citrix
4 23 (23.00%) Oracle
5 20 (20.00%) Cisco
6 12 (12.00%) Symantec
7 6 (6.00%) Apple
7 6 (6.00%) Dell
8 5 (5.00%) HP
9 4 (4.00%) Cognos
9 4 (4.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (3.00%) SAP
10 3 (3.00%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.00%) Google
11 1 (1.00%) IronPort
11 1 (1.00%) Intel
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