The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / South West
Rank 155 121 143
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 71 138 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 2.47% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 8.06% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65 113 91
Median salary £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +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 South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1155 1713 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.66% 30.64% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1536 1368
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows 7
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Bristol -5 21 £26,500 -11.66% 3
Wiltshire +15 16 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Gloucestershire -7 16 £20,500 -48.75%
Dorset -6 15 £28,500 - 1
Somerset -11 3 £24,500 -10.90%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (55.38%) Active Directory
3 96 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 82 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (42.47%) MS Exchange
6 71 (38.17%) MS Office
7 67 (36.02%) Windows 10
8 64 (34.41%) Windows 8
9 62 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 62 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 55 (29.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 50 (26.88%) VMware
12 49 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 46 (24.73%) LAN
14 44 (23.66%) WAN
15 41 (22.04%) ITIL
16 38 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (15.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (15.59%) DNS
18 28 (15.05%) DHCP
18 28 (15.05%) Driving Licence
19 26 (13.98%) Windows XP
20 25 (13.44%) SQL Server
20 25 (13.44%) Office 365
21 24 (12.90%) Hyper-V
22 23 (12.37%) Firewall
23 22 (11.83%) VLAN
24 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
24 21 (11.29%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 79 (42.47%) MS Exchange
2 49 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 71 (38.17%) MS Office
2 62 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.30%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.61%) MS Project
6 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.44%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (24.73%) LAN
2 44 (23.66%) WAN
3 29 (15.59%) DNS
4 28 (15.05%) DHCP
5 23 (12.37%) Firewall
6 22 (11.83%) VLAN
7 20 (10.75%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (9.68%) VPN
9 15 (8.06%) TCP/IP
10 12 (6.45%) ADSL
11 11 (5.91%) Wireless
12 8 (4.30%) SAN
13 6 (3.23%) VoIP
14 4 (2.15%) Internet
15 3 (1.61%) Cisco Wireless
15 3 (1.61%) Ethernet
16 2 (1.08%) DSL
16 2 (1.08%) Network Security
16 2 (1.08%) Skype
16 2 (1.08%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.15%) InstallShield
1 4 (2.15%) MSI
2 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (6.99%) Finance
2 4 (2.15%) Legal
2 4 (2.15%) Marketing
3 3 (1.61%) Advertising
4 2 (1.08%) Electronics
4 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (32.80%) Desktop Support
2 58 (31.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 44 (23.66%) Analyst
4 40 (21.51%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 38 (20.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 34 (18.28%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 27 (14.52%) Service Analyst
7 27 (14.52%) Service Desk Analyst
8 26 (13.98%) IT Support
9 24 (12.90%) Support Analyst
9 24 (12.90%) Support Engineer
10 21 (11.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 20 (10.75%) Support Technician
12 17 (9.14%) Desktop Engineer
13 16 (8.60%) IT Support Technician
13 16 (8.60%) IT Technician
14 15 (8.06%) Service Desk Support
14 15 (8.06%) Windows Support Analyst
15 13 (6.99%) Service Desk Support Analyst
16 12 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.15%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.05%) Driving Licence
2 6 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.15%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.61%) CESG
4 3 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.08%) iPhone
5 2 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) Handset
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (36.02%) Windows 10
4 64 (34.41%) Windows 8
5 62 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 62 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (29.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (13.98%) Windows XP
8 17 (9.14%) Linux
9 16 (8.60%) Unix
10 9 (4.84%) Windows Vista
11 8 (4.30%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.69%) Android
13 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.04%) ITIL
2 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
3 12 (6.45%) Migration
4 10 (5.38%) PRINCE2
4 10 (5.38%) Project Management
5 8 (4.30%) Line Management
5 8 (4.30%) Patch Management
6 7 (3.76%) Incident Management
7 6 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.69%) Change Management
8 5 (2.69%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.69%) Service Management
8 5 (2.69%) Software Deployment
9 4 (2.15%) Application Packaging
9 4 (2.15%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (2.15%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.15%) Coaching
9 4 (2.15%) ITIL V3
9 4 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (1.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.99%) SQL
2 10 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.15%) VB
3 4 (2.15%) VBScript
4 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (15.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.99%) MCSA
4 12 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.84%) Degree
6 8 (4.30%) A+ Certification
6 8 (4.30%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.15%) MCSE
10 3 (1.61%) CCNA
10 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.61%) MCITP
11 2 (1.08%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.08%) MCP
11 2 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.54%) GIAC
12 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 103 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 38 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.30%) vSphere
6 5 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.15%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.08%) UAG
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.08%) XenServer
10 1 (0.54%) Postfix
10 1 (0.54%) Squid
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (10.22%) SCCM
2 8 (4.30%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.23%) WSUS
4 5 (2.69%) SCOM
5 4 (2.15%) Nagios
6 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 96 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.88%) VMware
3 21 (11.29%) Cisco
4 15 (8.06%) Citrix
5 10 (5.38%) WatchGuard
5 10 (5.38%) Wyse
6 8 (4.30%) Apple
7 7 (3.76%) Adobe
8 6 (3.23%) Dell
8 6 (3.23%) HP
9 4 (2.15%) Sage
9 4 (2.15%) Veritas
10 3 (1.61%) Meru Networks
10 3 (1.61%) Veeam
11 2 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.08%) F5
11 2 (1.08%) iManage
11 2 (1.08%) RedGate
11 2 (1.08%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.08%) Xerox
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