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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 1.74% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.13% 7.47% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 23
Average salary £24,500 £27,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.25% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £17,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £48,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -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
408 281 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.48% 23.26% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 345 256 285
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -3 20 £24,500 -9.25% 6
North Wales -7 4 £13,500 -48.07%
West Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Advertising
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (34.09%) Windows 8
5 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 9 (20.45%) MS Office
8 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
9 8 (18.18%) Data Mining
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (18.18%) PaaS
9 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.18%) Marketing
9 8 (18.18%) Big Data
10 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
10 7 (15.91%) ITIL
10 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
10 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (13.64%) Change Management
11 6 (13.64%) Cisco
11 6 (13.64%) LAN
12 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
12 5 (11.36%) Degree
12 5 (11.36%) SCCM
12 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) PaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) LAN
3 5 (11.36%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) RIP
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
5 2 (4.55%) OSPF
5 2 (4.55%) BGP
5 2 (4.55%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 8 (18.18%) Big Data
General
1 15 (34.09%) Advertising
2 8 (18.18%) Marketing
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Welsh Language
5 3 (6.82%) Legal
5 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Administrator
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (34.09%) Windows 8
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile Marketing
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Line Management
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Coaching
5 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Network Design
8 1 (2.27%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) CCNP
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) MCSE
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) CCSE
3 2 (4.55%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Xen
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Juniper
4 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
4 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.36%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) Websense
6 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.55%) Aruba
6 2 (4.55%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) Lumension
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe
7 1 (2.27%) Lotus
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago