The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 94 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.96% 1.87% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.58% 7.25% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 6
Average salary £36,500 £29,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.86% +14.85%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
363 331 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.93% 25.82% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 327 305 247
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows 7
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -14 8 £36,500 +25.86% 6
North Wales -3 3 £24,500 -22.22% 1
West Wales +13 2 £26,000 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) MS Office
4 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
5 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
6 11 (30.56%) WAN
7 10 (27.78%) Cisco
7 10 (27.78%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (22.22%) Firewall
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (19.44%) Network Design
10 7 (19.44%) JNCIS
10 7 (19.44%) SonicWALL
10 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
10 7 (19.44%) CCSE
10 7 (19.44%) CCNP
10 7 (19.44%) RIP
10 7 (19.44%) Websense
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Juniper
10 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
10 7 (19.44%) OSPF
10 7 (19.44%) McAfee
10 7 (19.44%) BGP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Lync
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Office
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) LAN
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (19.44%) RIP
3 7 (19.44%) OSPF
3 7 (19.44%) BGP
3 7 (19.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (19.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) VoIP
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) NCover
1 2 (5.56%) NUnit
1 2 (5.56%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (19.44%) Escalation Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) WAP
1 2 (5.56%) COM
2 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Network Design
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Time Management
3 2 (5.56%) Content Management
3 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) JNCIS
1 7 (19.44%) CCSE
1 7 (19.44%) CCNP
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) SonicWALL
3 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
3 7 (19.44%) Websense
3 7 (19.44%) Juniper
3 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
3 7 (19.44%) McAfee
3 7 (19.44%) Aruba
3 7 (19.44%) F5
3 7 (19.44%) Lumension
4 6 (16.67%) Apple
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Mitel
6 2 (5.56%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) AppSense
7 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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