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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 79 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.79% 0.96% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.13% 3.63% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 22
Average salary £34,368 £36,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,920 £22,900 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £36,500 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
408 358 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.23% 26.56% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 350 322 309
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,250 £42,500
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 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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +13 24 £34,368 -5.84% 3
West Wales +8 1 - - 1
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.00%) Advertising
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
7 12 (26.67%) SAN
8 10 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (15.56%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) DHCP
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.33%) MCSE
11 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
12 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
13 4 (8.89%) ITIL
13 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
13 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
13 4 (8.89%) VoIP
14 3 (6.67%) Linux
14 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
14 3 (6.67%) Change Management
14 3 (6.67%) SCCM
14 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) DHCP
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (40.00%) Advertising
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Local Government
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Support Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Support
3 8 (17.78%) IT Support
4 4 (8.89%) IT Support Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
1 1 (2.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Service Management
4 2 (4.44%) Time Management
5 1 (2.22%) QMS
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Coaching
5 1 (2.22%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.22%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) HNC
4 1 (2.22%) HND
4 1 (2.22%) CCENT
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.22%) SCSM
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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