The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 80 77
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 19 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.62% 1.07% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 4.40% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Median salary £24,000 £19,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -46.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £24,523
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £37,550
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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 164 273 377
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 22.62% 24.44% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 151 235 325
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows 7
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in South Wales

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in South Wales

Windows 7
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +18 9 £29,000 +52.63%
Monmouthshire -1 5 - -
Cardiff +12 4 £24,000 +2.12% 1
Windows 7
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
4 22 (62.86%) Windows 10
5 20 (57.14%) Windows 8
6 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (54.29%) VMware
7 17 (48.57%) ITIL
7 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (40.00%) Office 365
9 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
10 11 (31.43%) Citrix
11 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (25.71%) VirtualBox
12 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (22.86%) Finance
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (20.00%) SQL
15 6 (17.14%) Firewall
16 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
16 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
16 5 (14.29%) MCP
16 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 5 (14.29%) Cisco
16 5 (14.29%) XenApp
16 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
16 5 (14.29%) DBS Check

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Sage 200
1 3 (8.57%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) Network Security
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) PPTP
5 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) IT Support
2 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) IT Technician
6 7 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
6 7 (20.00%) Support Technician
7 5 (14.29%) Analyst
7 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 22 (62.86%) Windows 10
4 20 (57.14%) Windows 8
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Document Management
6 1 (2.86%) Email Filtering
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 5 (14.29%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) A+ Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (25.71%) VirtualBox
5 5 (14.29%) XenApp
5 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) Firmware
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Sage
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c. £16K
Posted: 3 days ago