The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 39 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 48 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.54% 4.64% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.71% 10.40% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 21
Average salary £31,000 £25,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.56% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £54,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
350 404 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.42% 44.64% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 317 394 366
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
Hampshire

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 25 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (82.11%) Active Directory
3 58 (61.05%) Windows 8
4 53 (55.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
6 39 (41.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (41.05%) MS Exchange
7 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 33 (34.74%) SQL
8 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
8 33 (34.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (33.68%) MCSE
10 29 (30.53%) Linux
10 29 (30.53%) MS Office
10 29 (30.53%) VMware
10 29 (30.53%) Clustering
11 25 (26.32%) DNS
12 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (24.21%) MySQL
13 23 (24.21%) Oracle
13 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
13 23 (24.21%) LAMP
14 22 (23.16%) IIS
15 20 (21.05%) Cisco
15 20 (21.05%) Degree
16 19 (20.00%) Network Security
16 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (20.00%) DHCP
16 19 (20.00%) Citrix
16 19 (20.00%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 39 (41.05%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
3 22 (23.16%) IIS
4 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (14.74%) SharePoint
6 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (7.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (5.26%) Lync
8 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
2 29 (30.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) DNS
2 19 (20.00%) DHCP
2 19 (20.00%) Network Security
3 13 (13.68%) Firewall
4 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.47%) VLAN
6 6 (6.32%) VPN
6 6 (6.32%) LAN
7 5 (5.26%) WAN
7 5 (5.26%) SNMP
7 5 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.16%) ISDN
9 2 (2.11%) IPsec
9 2 (2.11%) SSL
10 1 (1.05%) SAN
10 1 (1.05%) Wireless
10 1 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.21%) MySQL
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.21%) Pentaho
4 4 (4.21%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MSI
1 3 (3.16%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) IT Support
2 21 (22.11%) Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 16 (16.84%) Support Technician
5 13 (13.68%) IT Support Technician
6 10 (10.53%) Security Specialist
6 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (10.53%) Information Specialist
6 10 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (9.47%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (9.47%) Applications Support Specialist
7 9 (9.47%) Support Specialist
7 9 (9.47%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.47%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Desktop Support
10 6 (6.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.21%) LAMP
2 4 (4.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.53%) Clustering
2 11 (11.58%) Kindle
3 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.53%) CESG
4 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.11%) EPoS
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows 8
3 53 (55.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (41.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (30.53%) Linux
6 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 10 (10.53%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.32%) Mac OS
9 6 (6.32%) UNIX
10 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.58%) ITIL
1 11 (11.58%) Network Management
2 10 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
2 10 (10.53%) Information Security
3 9 (9.47%) Requirements Management
3 9 (9.47%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (9.47%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.32%) Identity Management
4 6 (6.32%) Business Continuity
4 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.21%) ETL
5 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.21%) Data Management
6 3 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.11%) Time Management
8 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.05%) ERP
8 1 (1.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 9 (9.47%) C#
3 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.16%) R
4 3 (3.16%) VBScript
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (34.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (33.68%) MCSE
3 20 (21.05%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) MCSA
5 10 (10.53%) CISSP
5 10 (10.53%) CISM
5 10 (10.53%) CEH
6 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
7 3 (3.16%) MCP
7 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) MCDST
7 3 (3.16%) MCITP
8 2 (2.11%) CCNA
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) SLA
2 11 (11.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (82.11%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.47%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (6.32%) XenApp
5 5 (5.26%) XenServer
5 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.16%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) VMware
3 23 (24.21%) Oracle
4 20 (21.05%) Cisco
5 19 (20.00%) Citrix
6 13 (13.68%) Symantec
7 7 (7.37%) Dell
8 6 (6.32%) Apple
9 4 (4.21%) HP
9 4 (4.21%) Cognos
9 4 (4.21%) Business Objects
10 3 (3.16%) SAP
10 3 (3.16%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.05%) Google
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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