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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 68 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.52% 1.84% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 9.41% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £21,250 £32,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,269 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.87% -15.87%
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
125 85 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.74% 19.54% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 121
Average salary £37,574 £37,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.46% +9.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,250 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,576 £45,000 £46,500
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 March 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS
6 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
6 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (22.22%) SCSM
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Acronis
6 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
1 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WLAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) MOF
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
2 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SCSM
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Acronis
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago