The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.65% 1.06% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 5.88% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
Windows 7
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 16.28% 18.09% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 9
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Sussex region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Sussex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MOF
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) WiX
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WiX
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) MOF
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SCSM
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft