The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 70 136 60
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -76
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 37 16 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.66% 0.73% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.19% 2.72% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 74
Median salary £40,000 £25,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
452 588 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.47% 26.65% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 347 522 449
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (82.76%) Active Directory
3 38 (65.52%) VMware
4 36 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
6 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
7 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
8 24 (41.38%) NetApp
9 21 (36.21%) LAN
10 20 (34.48%) WAN
10 20 (34.48%) ITIL
11 17 (29.31%) NAS
12 16 (27.59%) SLA
12 16 (27.59%) SAN
13 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
13 15 (25.86%) Office 365
14 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (24.14%) Data Protection
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco
16 11 (18.97%) VLAN
16 11 (18.97%) VPN
16 11 (18.97%) MS Office
16 11 (18.97%) Skype
16 11 (18.97%) Skype for Business
17 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
18 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
18 8 (13.79%) SCCM
18 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
19 7 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 7 (12.07%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Office
2 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) LAN
2 20 (34.48%) WAN
3 17 (29.31%) NAS
4 16 (27.59%) SAN
5 11 (18.97%) Skype
5 11 (18.97%) VLAN
5 11 (18.97%) VPN
6 7 (12.07%) Firewall
7 3 (5.17%) Internet
7 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.45%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) DNS
8 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.45%) Network Security
9 1 (1.72%) ADSL
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.72%) VoIP
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Support Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) Storage Support Engineer
9 9 (15.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (13.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
10 8 (13.79%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 8 (13.79%) SAN Support
11 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (12.07%) Analyst
11 7 (12.07%) IT Support
12 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
3 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.72%) Unix
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.45%) Coaching
5 2 (3.45%) Migration
5 2 (3.45%) Process Improvement
5 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.72%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (1.72%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.72%) Document Management
6 1 (1.72%) Information Security
6 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.72%) Release Management
6 1 (1.72%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.72%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.62%) CCNA
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) CCNP
4 3 (5.17%) MCP
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.72%) CISSP
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) COSO
System Software
1 48 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 36 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (65.52%) VMware
2 24 (41.38%) NetApp
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) SAP