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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 87 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% 1.89% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.99% 6.96% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 5
Average salary £31,250 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £18,400 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.62% -3.33%
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
351 359 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.55% 27.18% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 315 329 271
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,250 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -8 10 £36,500 +25.86% 6
West Wales +10 2 £26,000 -
North Wales -1 2 £23,500 -25.39%
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) MS Office
3 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
5 11 (31.43%) LAN
5 11 (31.43%) WAN
6 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 10 (28.57%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
7 9 (25.71%) Firewall
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
9 7 (20.00%) CCNP
9 7 (20.00%) RIP
9 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (20.00%) Websense
9 7 (20.00%) Juniper
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (20.00%) OSPF
9 7 (20.00%) McAfee
9 7 (20.00%) BGP
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (20.00%) Network Design
9 7 (20.00%) JNCIS
9 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 7 (20.00%) Blue Coat

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Lync
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Office
2 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) LAN
1 11 (31.43%) WAN
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) RIP
3 7 (20.00%) OSPF
3 7 (20.00%) BGP
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.71%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) IPv6
7 1 (2.86%) ISDN
7 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) NCover
1 2 (5.71%) NUnit
1 2 (5.71%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) IT Support
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) WAP
2 1 (2.86%) COM
2 1 (2.86%) OCX
2 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) iPhone
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
1 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Network Design
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
4 2 (5.71%) Content Management
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) C
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CCNP
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.00%) JNCIS
1 7 (20.00%) CCSE
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.00%) Websense
3 7 (20.00%) Juniper
3 7 (20.00%) McAfee
3 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (20.00%) Aruba
3 7 (20.00%) F5
3 7 (20.00%) Lumension
4 5 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Lotus
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Sage
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benfits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago