The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.80% 0.44% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 1.84% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 18
Median salary £24,000 £23,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.12% -33.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 94 163 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 18.84% 23.83% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 141 141
Median salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% +4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,023
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £41,980 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Cardiff

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (25.00%) CRM
8 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (25.00%) ERP
8 3 (25.00%) Sage
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) Sage 200
8 3 (25.00%) Sage 50
8 3 (25.00%) Office 365
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) VMware
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Citrix
9 2 (16.67%) Service Management

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Sage 200
1 3 (25.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (58.33%) IT Support
1 7 (58.33%) IT Support Technician
1 7 (58.33%) IT Technician
1 7 (58.33%) Support Technician
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c. £16K
Posted: 2 days ago