The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.27% 7.60% 3.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 29.55% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £24,750 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £33,050
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 44 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 25.61% 25.73% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 68
Average salary £33,875 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Windows 7
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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%) MS Office
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (88.89%) MS Excel
3 21 (77.78%) VPN
4 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 18 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
4 18 (66.67%) Android
4 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 18 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
5 11 (40.74%) Information Security
5 11 (40.74%) QA
5 11 (40.74%) Polycom
5 11 (40.74%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) MCP
7 6 (22.22%) MCSE
7 6 (22.22%) MCSA
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) MCITP
8 5 (18.52%) Avaya
9 2 (7.41%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (100.00%) MS Office
2 24 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) VPN
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) IT Support
3 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 11 (40.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 18 (66.67%) Android
2 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 18 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Information Security
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCP
1 6 (22.22%) MCSE
1 6 (22.22%) MCSA
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (22.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Polycom
3 5 (18.52%) Avaya