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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 78 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.59% 1.99% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.88% 5.28% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 22
Average salary £23,250 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £19,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
287 341 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.54% 37.68% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 255 313 297
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Windows XP
3 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
3 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
4 19 (45.24%) Citrix
4 19 (45.24%) MS Office
5 16 (38.10%) Windows 8
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Mobile
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (30.95%) Software Deployment
8 13 (30.95%) iSeries
8 13 (30.95%) SCCM
8 13 (30.95%) Asset Management
8 13 (30.95%) AS400
8 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
9 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.43%) ITIL
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco
11 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
12 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.14%) Internet
13 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (7.14%) VMware
14 2 (4.76%) Firewall
14 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
14 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
14 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) MS Office
2 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 16 (38.10%) Support Engineer
3 14 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (33.33%) Desktop Support
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) IT Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) iSeries
1 13 (30.95%) AS400
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Windows XP
3 16 (38.10%) Windows 8
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Mobile
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (30.95%) Software Deployment
2 13 (30.95%) Asset Management
3 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.76%) MCDST
2 2 (4.76%) MCITP
2 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) CCNP
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) SCCM
1 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Citrix
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Intel
5 2 (4.76%) IronPort
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago