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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.50% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.75% 2.80% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £33,000 £20,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -14.89%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
129 107 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.40% 17.26% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 95 87 101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,759 £45,000 £49,000
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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (46.67%) SLA
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.00%) SAN
10 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) LAN
12 3 (10.00%) WAN
12 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (10.00%) MS Office
12 3 (10.00%) ITIL
12 3 (10.00%) Symantec
12 3 (10.00%) Dell
12 3 (10.00%) Firewall
12 3 (10.00%) SCCM
12 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
13 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (6.67%) SCOM
13 2 (6.67%) SCVMM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) WLAN
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
1 15 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Applications Support
2 11 (36.67%) Service Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 5 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) CMDB
1 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) MOF
4 1 (3.33%) Process Management
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) SCSM
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Dell
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 2 (6.67%) Sage
3 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Siemens