The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.45% 0.51% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.82% 2.48% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -31.91%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 121 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.13% 20.68% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 157 94 85
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £24,500 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Swindon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server
3 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
4 20 (86.96%) MS Exchange
5 16 (69.57%) Finance
6 15 (65.22%) SQL
6 15 (65.22%) Citrix
7 14 (60.87%) NetApp
7 14 (60.87%) Nagios
7 14 (60.87%) McAfee
7 14 (60.87%) McAfee ePO
7 14 (60.87%) WSUS
7 14 (60.87%) PowerShell
8 13 (56.52%) Regression Testing
8 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (56.52%) Asset Management
8 13 (56.52%) Dell KACE
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (30.43%) DNS
12 6 (26.09%) LAN
12 6 (26.09%) WLAN
12 6 (26.09%) WAN
12 6 (26.09%) DHCP
13 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
13 5 (21.74%) SLA
14 4 (17.39%) Internet
15 3 (13.04%) Marketing

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 20 (86.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 6 (26.09%) WLAN
3 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Administrator
2 13 (56.52%) IT Administrator
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.70%) Server Support
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Asset Management
1 13 (56.52%) Regression Testing
1 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (60.87%) Nagios
1 14 (60.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Citrix
2 14 (60.87%) McAfee
2 14 (60.87%) NetApp
3 13 (56.52%) Dell KACE
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago