The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 89 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.20% 1.01% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 4.15% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 23
Median salary £27,500 £19,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.73% -46.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,846 £28,500 £37,400
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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 313 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.65% 24.30% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 223 267 352
Median salary £36,116 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Wales

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Wales

Windows 7
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales +22 18 £24,000 +26.31% 2
North Wales - 3 £27,500 -
West Wales -14 1 £36,116 +26.72% 1
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
4 25 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 23 (57.50%) VMware
6 22 (55.00%) Windows 10
7 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (50.00%) Windows 8
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (42.50%) ITIL
10 16 (40.00%) Office 365
11 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
12 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
13 11 (27.50%) Citrix
14 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (22.50%) VirtualBox
16 8 (20.00%) Finance
17 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
17 7 (17.50%) Firewall
17 7 (17.50%) SQL
18 6 (15.00%) ERP
18 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 5 (12.50%) Cisco
19 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
19 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
19 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 5 (12.50%) XenApp

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sage 200
1 3 (7.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) Network Security
5 2 (5.00%) NAS
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) PPTP
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) IT Support
2 11 (27.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) IT Technician
5 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (17.50%) Support Technician
6 5 (12.50%) Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 4 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
8 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) EDI
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 22 (55.00%) Windows 10
4 20 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) ERP
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.00%) High Availability
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) SEO
6 2 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (7.50%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (22.50%) VirtualBox
5 5 (12.50%) XenApp
5 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware
7 1 (2.50%) vSphere
7 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) McAfee
5 3 (7.50%) Sage
6 2 (5.00%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.00%) Veeam
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17500 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
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