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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 78 70 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.56% 2.77% 5.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 7.74% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 42
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £20,875 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £33,096
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
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
299 323 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.81% 35.77% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 282 260 274
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.00%) Citrix
9 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (16.00%) SCCM
10 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (16.00%) Service Management
10 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (12.00%) Logistics
11 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
11 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.00%) LAN
11 3 (12.00%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Exchange Support
5 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Support Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Support
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.00%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (8.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Logistics
4 3 (12.00%) People Management
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Power Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) SCSM
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.00%) Borland
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