The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 151 144 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1962 2365 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.19% 2.23% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.92% 8.51% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 2066 2765
Median salary £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,650 £50,000
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 across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21997 27803 31037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.54% 26.26% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18474 23498 25864
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Windows 7
Salary Trend

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the UK

Windows 7
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -6 1831 £30,000 +3.44% 214
London -28 780 £32,500 - 63
South East +31 413 £27,500 -1.78% 52
North West +8 169 £24,500 +5.37% 20
Yorkshire +34 121 £27,000 +10.20% 13
West Midlands +9 115 £24,000 - 24
City of London -31 113 £34,000 +3.03% 9
Manchester +24 108 £25,500 +2.00% 10
Surrey 0 103 £26,000 -13.33% 16
South West -32 102 £27,000 -3.57% 19
Berkshire +96 100 £27,500 +5.76% 8
West Yorkshire +25 78 £27,500 +12.24% 11
East of England -41 75 £29,500 +9.25% 15
Hampshire +22 70 £29,000 +3.57% 14
Leeds +33 60 £28,000 +14.28% 9
Cheshire +19 50 £21,500 -2.27% 8
East Midlands -17 50 £35,000 +40.00% 4
West Sussex +34 46 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire -20 39 £25,500 -1.92% 6
Reading +44 38 £32,500 +22.64% 5
Birmingham -4 38 £25,000 +13.63% 6
Northamptonshire +18 34 £26,500 -22.05% 4
Southampton +32 33 £26,500 -28.85% 6
Gloucestershire -16 30 £20,500 -54.44% 3
Wiltshire +26 27 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -10 27 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 26 £26,125 -5.00% 6
Crawley +16 24 £25,500 -15.00%
Gloucester +5 24 £20,500 -56.84% 1
Scotland +11 22 £27,500 -8.33% 8

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 3983 (100.00%) Windows
2 2711 (68.06%) Active Directory
3 2345 (58.88%) Microsoft
4 1717 (43.11%) MS Office
5 1509 (37.89%) Windows Server
6 1313 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 1305 (32.76%) MS Excel
8 1242 (31.18%) ITIL
9 1213 (30.45%) MS Exchange
10 1204 (30.23%) Windows 10
11 1161 (29.15%) Windows 8
12 1139 (28.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 1049 (26.34%) VMware
14 875 (21.97%) Citrix
15 751 (18.86%) Office 365
16 729 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 698 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 688 (17.27%) Cisco
19 590 (14.81%) Finance
20 559 (14.03%) DNS
21 548 (13.76%) SCCM
22 543 (13.63%) SLA
23 535 (13.43%) TCP/IP
24 517 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
25 512 (12.85%) Firewall
26 500 (12.55%) LAN
27 484 (12.15%) VPN
28 477 (11.98%) DHCP
29 476 (11.95%) Hyper-V
30 454 (11.40%) SQL Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills 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 1213 (30.45%) MS Exchange
2 517 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 340 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 309 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 231 (5.80%) Skype for Business
6 230 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 161 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 140 (3.51%) IIS
9 55 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 39 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 38 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (0.95%) Tomcat
12 27 (0.68%) Apache
12 27 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.38%) JBoss
15 13 (0.33%) ArcGIS
16 11 (0.28%) Confluence
17 9 (0.23%) GlassFish
18 8 (0.20%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1717 (43.11%) MS Office
2 1305 (32.76%) MS Excel
3 125 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.73%) Acrobat
6 26 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 22 (0.55%) MS Project
8 21 (0.53%) Camtasia
8 21 (0.53%) Snagit
9 12 (0.30%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.25%) AutoCAD
11 8 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.050%) PTC Creo
12 2 (0.050%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
12 2 (0.050%) Windchill
13 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.025%) InCopy
13 1 (0.025%) Maya
13 1 (0.025%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 33 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.20%) Visualfiles
5 7 (0.18%) Eikon
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.10%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.075%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.075%) Retail-J
8 3 (0.075%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.075%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.050%) BPCS
9 2 (0.050%) Maximo
9 2 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.050%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.050%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 751 (18.86%) Office 365
2 192 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (3.04%) Mimecast
4 59 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (0.83%) SaaS
6 23 (0.58%) OneDrive
7 21 (0.53%) G Suite
8 18 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 13 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (0.33%) Dropbox
10 10 (0.25%) IaaS
11 8 (0.20%) PaaS
12 6 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.10%) Google Drive
15 3 (0.075%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.075%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.075%) Route 53
15 3 (0.075%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 559 (14.03%) DNS
2 535 (13.43%) TCP/IP
3 512 (12.85%) Firewall
4 500 (12.55%) LAN
5 484 (12.15%) VPN
6 477 (11.98%) DHCP
7 435 (10.92%) WAN
8 288 (7.23%) VoIP
9 260 (6.53%) SAN
10 195 (4.90%) Wireless
11 135 (3.39%) VLAN
12 129 (3.24%) Remote Desktop
13 121 (3.04%) Internet
14 120 (3.01%) Skype
15 95 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
16 71 (1.78%) IP Telephony
17 67 (1.68%) ADSL
18 62 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
19 61 (1.53%) Network Security
20 44 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 157 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 43 (1.08%) MySQL
6 41 (1.03%) GIS
7 26 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 21 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 21 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 13 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.25%) MS Access
16 8 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (0.78%) MSI
2 24 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.45%) JIRA
3 18 (0.45%) NUnit
4 16 (0.40%) MSTest
5 14 (0.35%) Ant
6 13 (0.33%) ClearCase
6 13 (0.33%) InstallShield
6 13 (0.33%) JUnit
7 11 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 11 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.23%) Gradle
8 9 (0.23%) Hudson
8 9 (0.23%) Maven
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
11 5 (0.13%) Subversion
12 4 (0.10%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.10%) Grunt
General
1 590 (14.81%) Finance
2 351 (8.81%) Law
3 304 (7.63%) Legal
4 132 (3.31%) Banking
5 126 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 102 (2.56%) Retail
7 74 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 46 (1.15%) Marketing
9 45 (1.13%) French Language
10 44 (1.10%) Advertising
11 40 (1.00%) German Language
12 31 (0.78%) Back Office
13 26 (0.65%) Publishing
14 25 (0.63%) Games
15 24 (0.60%) Billing
16 17 (0.43%) Investment Banking
17 16 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.38%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.33%) Automotive
19 13 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1465 (36.78%) Analyst
2 762 (19.13%) IT Support
3 747 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 746 (18.73%) Support Analyst
5 694 (17.42%) Service Desk Analyst
6 672 (16.87%) Service Analyst
7 598 (15.01%) 2nd Line Support
8 474 (11.90%) Desktop Support
9 426 (10.70%) IT Analyst
10 318 (7.98%) IT Support Analyst
11 312 (7.83%) IT Engineer
12 300 (7.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 291 (7.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 270 (6.78%) Service Desk Support
15 260 (6.53%) IT Support Engineer
16 258 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
17 240 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 234 (5.87%) Desktop Engineer
19 233 (5.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
20 217 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (2.28%) .NET
2 64 (1.61%) Web Services
3 52 (1.31%) HTML
4 45 (1.13%) XML
5 44 (1.10%) CSS
6 39 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 30 (0.75%) J2EE
8 28 (0.70%) SOAP
9 22 (0.55%) jQuery
10 21 (0.53%) WCF
11 19 (0.48%) Software Packaging
12 18 (0.45%) 802.1X
13 16 (0.40%) WinForms
14 15 (0.38%) HTML5
15 14 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (0.28%) X-Windows
17 9 (0.23%) WPF
18 8 (0.20%) Dojo
18 8 (0.20%) GWT
18 8 (0.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 303 (7.61%) Blackberry
2 233 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 211 (5.30%) iPhone
4 197 (4.95%) Data Centre
5 142 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 142 (3.57%) iPad
6 115 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
7 107 (2.69%) Computer Science
8 94 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 83 (2.08%) Smartphone
10 58 (1.46%) Fat Client
10 58 (1.46%) Thin Client
11 52 (1.31%) Mathematics
12 51 (1.28%) e-Learning
13 49 (1.23%) Client/Server
14 48 (1.21%) User Experience
15 43 (1.08%) Hedge funds
15 43 (1.08%) Replication
16 40 (1.00%) Statistics
17 26 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3983 (100.00%) Windows
2 1509 (37.89%) Windows Server
3 1313 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 1204 (30.23%) Windows 10
5 1161 (29.15%) Windows 8
6 1139 (28.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 403 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 363 (9.11%) Windows XP
9 272 (6.83%) Mac OS X
10 238 (5.98%) Linux
11 188 (4.72%) Android
12 146 (3.67%) Apple iOS
13 92 (2.31%) Windows Vista
14 82 (2.06%) Mac OS
15 52 (1.31%) Unix
16 36 (0.90%) Windows Phone
17 31 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (0.70%) Ubuntu
19 24 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
20 20 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1242 (31.18%) ITIL
2 356 (8.94%) Service Management
3 178 (4.47%) Service Delivery
4 168 (4.22%) Migration
5 158 (3.97%) Document Management
6 147 (3.69%) Project Management
7 137 (3.44%) Mentoring
8 131 (3.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 130 (3.26%) ITIL V3
10 114 (2.86%) Incident Management
11 104 (2.61%) CRM
12 103 (2.59%) Ticket Management
13 97 (2.44%) Change Management
13 97 (2.44%) Time Management
14 96 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
15 89 (2.23%) Virtual Environments
16 87 (2.18%) Asset Management
17 86 (2.16%) Problem Management
18 84 (2.11%) Case Management
19 78 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 381 (9.57%) SQL
2 318 (7.98%) PowerShell
3 97 (2.44%) C
4 84 (2.11%) VBScript
5 60 (1.51%) C#
6 55 (1.38%) VB
7 51 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 45 (1.13%) Java
9 19 (0.48%) Perl
9 19 (0.48%) PHP
10 16 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 15 (0.38%) VBA
12 12 (0.30%) C++
13 11 (0.28%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.25%) Python
15 9 (0.23%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.20%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.15%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.10%) VB6
19 3 (0.075%) XAML
Qualifications
1 698 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 346 (8.69%) Degree
3 342 (8.59%) MCSE
4 307 (7.71%) MCSA
5 256 (6.43%) MCP
6 199 (5.00%) MCITP
7 180 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
8 166 (4.17%) CCNA
9 161 (4.04%) Security Cleared
10 107 (2.69%) SC Cleared
11 86 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 78 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
13 74 (1.86%) DV Cleared
14 64 (1.61%) MCTS
15 62 (1.56%) MOS
16 54 (1.36%) MCDST
17 46 (1.15%) A+ Certification
18 32 (0.80%) CCNP
19 28 (0.70%) DBS Check
20 23 (0.58%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 543 (13.63%) SLA
2 30 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (0.75%) QA
3 21 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.33%) HL7
6 12 (0.30%) DICOM
7 7 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.075%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.050%) COBIT
9 2 (0.050%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.025%) COSO
10 1 (0.025%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2711 (68.06%) Active Directory
2 729 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 476 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 163 (4.09%) XenApp
5 133 (3.34%) vSphere
6 107 (2.69%) XenDesktop
7 97 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 84 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 67 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 58 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
11 56 (1.41%) Terminal Services
12 55 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
13 53 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 41 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
15 39 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 27 (0.68%) Terminal Server
17 15 (0.38%) Firmware
18 10 (0.25%) NFS
19 9 (0.23%) BitLocker
19 9 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 548 (13.76%) SCCM
2 108 (2.71%) SCOM
3 105 (2.64%) Backup Exec
4 77 (1.93%) AirWatch
4 77 (1.93%) WSUS
5 55 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 47 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 41 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
8 36 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
9 34 (0.85%) Nagios
10 26 (0.65%) Casper Suite
11 25 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 23 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
12 23 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 22 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 17 (0.43%) SCSM
14 17 (0.43%) SCVMM
15 15 (0.38%) FortiGate
16 14 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 13 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2345 (58.88%) Microsoft
2 1049 (26.34%) VMware
3 875 (21.97%) Citrix
4 688 (17.27%) Cisco
5 294 (7.38%) Apple
6 240 (6.03%) HP
7 183 (4.59%) Dell
8 165 (4.14%) iManage
9 150 (3.77%) Avaya
10 120 (3.01%) Symantec
11 105 (2.64%) Mitel
12 96 (2.41%) Adobe
13 92 (2.31%) Oracle
14 83 (2.08%) Bloomberg
15 78 (1.96%) Intel Security
16 75 (1.88%) NetApp
17 70 (1.76%) Reuters
18 65 (1.63%) Sophos
19 63 (1.58%) Sage
20 61 (1.53%) Veeam
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 40k + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £250000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lingfield, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,500
Posted: 3 days ago