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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 87 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.66% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 3.44% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £32,000 £26,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £18,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £29,000 £25,900
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
376 262 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.29% 23.95% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 312 235 239
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,600 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £50,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 22 £32,000 +34.73% 7
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
4 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
4 22 (41.51%) MS Office
5 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
6 15 (28.30%) Cisco
6 15 (28.30%) Advertising
6 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
7 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (22.64%) VMware
9 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (20.75%) ITIL
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.98%) LAN
11 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (15.09%) WAN
12 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
12 8 (15.09%) CCNP
12 8 (15.09%) Juniper
12 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
12 8 (15.09%) McAfee
12 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (15.09%) Android
13 7 (13.21%) Marketing
13 7 (13.21%) Data Mining
13 7 (13.21%) DHCP
13 7 (13.21%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Office
2 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) PaaS
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) LAN
2 8 (15.09%) WAN
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (13.21%) DHCP
4 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
5 5 (9.43%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (9.43%) BGP
5 5 (9.43%) OSPF
5 5 (9.43%) RIP
5 5 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.77%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (3.77%) PPTP
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) VoIP
6 2 (3.77%) LDAP
6 2 (3.77%) VLAN
6 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Data Mining
1 7 (13.21%) Big Data
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (28.30%) Advertising
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
4 4 (7.55%) Legal
4 4 (7.55%) Welsh Language
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Service Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
2 10 (18.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Escalation Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) SCCM Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.55%) iPhone
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
3 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.09%) Android
7 6 (11.32%) Linux
7 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
2 7 (13.21%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (9.43%) Network Design
3 5 (9.43%) Change Management
3 5 (9.43%) Line Management
4 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.55%) Coaching
4 4 (7.55%) Service Management
4 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.77%) ERP
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.89%) Time Management
6 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.09%) CCNP
4 5 (9.43%) JNCIS
4 5 (9.43%) CCSE
4 5 (9.43%) CCNA
5 4 (7.55%) MCSA
6 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) MCP
8 1 (1.89%) MCSD
8 1 (1.89%) HND
8 1 (1.89%) CCA
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Xen
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Cisco
3 12 (22.64%) VMware
4 8 (15.09%) Juniper
4 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.09%) McAfee
4 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
5 5 (9.43%) Apple
5 5 (9.43%) Websense
5 5 (9.43%) Aruba
5 5 (9.43%) F5
5 5 (9.43%) Lumension
6 4 (7.55%) IBM
7 3 (5.66%) HP
8 2 (3.77%) IPFX
8 2 (3.77%) Veeam
8 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) Lotus
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CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Arts Council of Wales
Salary: From £29,749 to £39,093 per annum - Grade D
Posted: 13 days ago