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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 44 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 21 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.61% 2.29% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.58% 9.55% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 3
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £35,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
144 157 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.78% 23.97% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 131 98
Average salary £38,648 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) SLA
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 15 (55.56%) LAN
6 15 (55.56%) WLAN
6 15 (55.56%) WAN
6 15 (55.56%) DHCP
6 15 (55.56%) DNS
7 14 (51.85%) Finance
8 13 (48.15%) Internet
8 13 (48.15%) MS Office
8 13 (48.15%) Marketing
9 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
10 8 (29.63%) Remedy
10 8 (29.63%) McAfee
10 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
10 8 (29.63%) Apple
10 8 (29.63%) WSUS
10 8 (29.63%) iPhone
10 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (29.63%) Security Patching
10 8 (29.63%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (29.63%) iPad
11 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
12 2 (7.41%) Service Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) LAN
1 15 (55.56%) WLAN
1 15 (55.56%) WAN
1 15 (55.56%) DHCP
1 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 13 (48.15%) Internet
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Support Technician
1 11 (40.74%) Support Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Desktop Support
3 8 (29.63%) Server Support Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Server Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Server Support
3 8 (29.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (29.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Technician
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) iPhone
1 8 (29.63%) iPad
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
1 8 (29.63%) Security Patching
2 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) WSUS
1 8 (29.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Apple
2 8 (29.63%) Remedy
2 8 (29.63%) McAfee