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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 81 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.84% 1.20% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.65% 4.71% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 14
Average salary £35,500 £26,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.53% +20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,503 £17,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £38,250 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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
391 340 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.73% 25.43% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 338 310 290
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
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 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 June 2015.

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 June 2015. 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 +15 25 £35,500 +11.81% 3
West Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 19 (37.25%) Advertising
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (29.41%) VMware
9 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.57%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) SAN
12 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (13.73%) DHCP
13 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
13 7 (13.73%) Degree
14 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
14 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
15 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
15 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (7.84%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (7.84%) A+ Certification
16 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
16 4 (7.84%) VoIP
16 4 (7.84%) MCSE
16 4 (7.84%) MS Office
16 4 (7.84%) ITIL
17 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
17 3 (5.88%) Linux
17 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) SAN
2 7 (13.73%) DHCP
3 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.84%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (37.25%) Advertising
2 11 (21.57%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
1 14 (27.45%) Support Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Technical Support Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 9 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) Windows 8
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.88%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 3 (5.88%) Change Management
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) QMS
5 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Management
5 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) A+ Certification
3 4 (7.84%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (7.84%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) VCP5
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.92%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) VMware
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Juniper
4 1 (1.96%) Lotus
4 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago