Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 118 118
Rank change year-on-year +60 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 30 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.96% 0.46% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.39% 2.86% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 22
Bedfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +37.25% -15.00%
10th Percentile £22,275 £23,650 £22,825
90th Percentile £30,000 £48,000 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +3.77%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 183 245 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.08% 15.96% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 160 220 494
Bedfordshire median annual salary £39,250 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.78% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,875 £59,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +35 17 £30,000 +2.56% 1
Luton - 8 £29,000 -
Dunstable -19 2 £29,000 -17.14%
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (66.67%) Office 365
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 14 (46.67%) Windows 10
6 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (43.33%) Incident Management
8 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
8 10 (33.33%) Change Management
9 6 (20.00%) VPN
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
11 4 (13.33%) Adobe
12 3 (10.00%) DNS
12 3 (10.00%) WAN
12 3 (10.00%) DHCP
12 3 (10.00%) LAN
12 3 (10.00%) EPoS
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (6.67%) Banking
13 2 (6.67%) MCP
13 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
13 2 (6.67%) Cisco
14 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
14 1 (3.33%) SLA
14 1 (3.33%) CRM

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) PBX
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 20 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 18 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 18 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (40.00%) IT Support
5 10 (33.33%) IT Engineer
5 10 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (23.33%) Desktop Support
7 5 (16.67%) Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (46.67%) Windows 10
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Incident Management
2 10 (33.33%) Change Management
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.33%) Coaching
3 1 (3.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) arcserve
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) VMware