The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 80 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 23 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.77% 1.89% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.28% 6.48% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 5
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,050 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £44,750 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
366 401 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.13% 29.21% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 330 319 225
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +1 23 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (33.33%) MS Office
5 14 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 8 (19.05%) Advertising
8 8 (19.05%) VMware
9 7 (16.67%) SLA
10 6 (14.29%) Blackberry
11 5 (11.90%) QMS
11 5 (11.90%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
12 4 (9.52%) Citrix
12 4 (9.52%) iPhone
12 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
13 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
13 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (7.14%) SAN
13 3 (7.14%) CCNA
13 3 (7.14%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) GroupWise
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Office
2 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
General
1 8 (19.05%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Support Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) IT Operations Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Supervisor
7 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.52%) iPhone
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) QMS
2 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
3 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.38%) Line Management
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) CCNA
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.14%) MCSE
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) CCENT
3 1 (2.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.38%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.38%) Mitel
5 1 (2.38%) Novell
5 1 (2.38%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam